Tag Archives: healthy dessert

Popcorn Balls

I will be making these as a special treat throughout the fall.

Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten-Free)

There are multiple versions of this recipe, but this one has been perfected. No one will say “This tastes good for a gluten-free cookie” because these cookies are just good. No qualifiers, just good.

Whole Wheat Mini Apple Muffins

Apple season is here. These muffins are a great way to uses ’em if you got ’em. And since they are made with whole-wheat flour and fresh apples, it’s a healthier (and tastier) muffin.

pineapple guava fruit

Pineapple Guava Sorbet

Pineapple guava makes a fantastic frozen dessert because it’s not too sweet, but rather crisp, a little tart, vaguely tropical, and just so, so good. Plus, the girls felt like it was such an extra special treat because they were involved in every step of making it and really, as desserts go, it was on the healthier side, too, which is always a bonus.

Healthy Carrot Cupcake with Cream Cheese and Agave Nectar Frosting

It is pretty simple. I adore carrot cake, carrot muffins, pretty much any baked good covered in yummy cream cheese frosting. Growing up, the birthday cake of choice for me and my sisters was almost exclusively- carrot cake. Looking back, I laugh about the contradictions and charm of my family. I am a native Newport […]