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oatmeal cranberry cookies in a jar

Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

These Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies are the old fashioned style oatmeal cookies: perfectly crisp on the outside, and chewy inside.  The sweet/tart cranberries are a nice bonus!  …

hands holding chia limeade popsicles

Healthy Chia Limeade Popsicles

Chia Limeade Popsicles ~ file this 2 ingredient frozen treat under easy, healthy, refreshing, vegan, and last but not least, delicious!…

A slice of old fashioned peanut butter cake with fork

Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Cake

Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Cake is a good old Southern potluck staple that’s reached cult status.  The hot peanutty frosting gets poured right onto the warm cake, and the whole thing gets showered with roasted peanuts.   Just divine.…

Irresistible Bagel Toast (your new favorite snack!)

Bagel Toast ~ whether it’s a Game Day bagel bar for a crowd, or a quick snack for one, these bagel toasts are hearty, healthy, and yummy ~ you can layer them up in a million delicious ways, so…

How to Roast Squash Seeds ~ five ways!

How to Roast Perfectly Crisp Squash Seeds ~ the secret to super crisp and delicious roasted winter squash seeds is simple and oh so easy…I’ll show you how to make five different varieties and five different flavors!…

Easy Lunch Prep Protein Boxes (video)

Easy Lunch Prep Protein Boxes with Three Bridges Tortellini ~ these energy packed protein bistro boxes made with mini tortellini skewers will set you up for healthy lunches and snacking!…

Detox Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

Detox Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups ~ when I need a little something sweet but don’t want to wreck my diet with a pint of ice cream or a stack of cookies, I go for one of these healthy…

SNICKERS® with fresh berries

SNICKERS® Crisper

I had to smile when SNICKERS® asked me to review their new Crisper bar.  Snickers bars were my mom’s favorite and during my formative years there was always a good supply of them around our house.  In fact I…

Banana Chocolate Chip Blondies

Banana Chocolate Chip Blondies

January is one of my favorite blogging months — I don’t have to kowtow to any holidays, and I can let my appetite wander where it wants.  Today it wants Banana Chocolate Chip Blondies :) The recipe is based…

white energy bites

White Chocolate Energy Bites

White Chocolate Energy Bites ~ this easy homemade chocolate candy is a healthy dessert or snack that will give you a boost of energy and nutrition! My DARK CHOCOLATE DETOX BITES have been so popular, and they were such…

rich no-bake chocolate chip cookie dough bars

No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars

No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars ~ an easy no egg recipe for cookie dough lovers of all ages!  *NOTE: The FDA has recently warned that while it is unlikely, eating raw flour can make you ill, therefore…

raspberry coconut squares

Fresh Raspberry Coconut Bars

These Fresh Raspberry Coconut Bars are ooey, gooey, and delicious!  Just imagine your favorite coconut bar brightened up with juicy fresh raspberries ~ yum! I picked up a package of fresh raspberries on a whim the other day…they are…

healthy chocolate bites

Dark Chocolate Detox Bites

Dark Chocolate Detox Bites are the healthy way to do dessert ~ these mendiants are made with anti-oxidant rich dark chocolate topped with fruits, nuts, and seeds ~ and they’re just as pretty as they are delicious! I’m pretty…

An easy and healthy appetizer!

Tandoori Roasted Chickpeas

Tandoori Roasted Chickpeas are an easy high protein appetizer or snack ~ once you start popping these little guys you won’t be able to stop! I’ve got a great little last minute idea for you today — it will…

Mixed Fruit and Nut Buttermilk Bran Muffins

Mixed Fruit and Nut Buttermilk Bran Muffins ~ plump, jewel toned dried fruit found at the farmer’s market sweetens up my basic buttermilk bran muffins!…