Sweet Goodies

Big Bowl Breakfast Cookie

  5 from 1 vote Print Big Bowl Breakfast Cookie An easy, freezable, on-the-go breakfast treat for kids and adults to enjoy.  These soft and satiating cookies are sweetened with banana…that’s it.  So, it depends what else you’d like to add to create your personal taste and level of sweetness.  … Read more

PB & L Power Balls

Print PB & L Power Balls These protein packed balls have lentils in them…and they’re delicious.  These can be a choose-your-own-adventure recipe, depending on what’s in the pantry or what mood you’re in.  I recommend adding mini chocolate chips since we’re working with peanut butter here 🙂 Servings: 30 balls … Read more

Banana Bread

  Print Banana Bread Taken from a classic recipe, this banana bread is truly a staple in my household.  It can also be ‘tweaked’ a little to sneak in a veggie or to make it specifically seasonal (hello Pumpkin Spice!).  Whether you choose to include the walnuts or not (based … Read more

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Print Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Your easy, basic but totally yummy cookie that can be packed in a lunch bag (nut free and safe for school!) or just enjoyed with a cup of tea for a snack.  Cookies should make you happy but really don’t need to include unhealthy, processed … Read more

Fudgy Black Bean Brownies….with PLENTY of chocolate!

Print Fudgy Black Bean Brownies….with PLENTY of chocolate! Brownies should be decadent…and really NOT healthy at all.  However, sometimes a sweet tooth just lingers and you look for something that will satisfy it with out any guilt attached.  Enter THESE brownies.  Gluten-free (naturally!) and full of chocolate.  Take one to … Read more

World Famous Pumpkin Pie

OK, famous in my world 🙂  This recipe is a Thanksgiving tradition that I don’t dare mess with, or else my family would disown me.  Seriously.  I do have two options here for crust, both are delicious, but the pumpkin filling always stays the same.  One recipe will be enough … Read more

Traditional Homemade Applesauce

Apple season hits us in the fall with a desire to pick em and eat em as fast as we can!  Since the kiddos can’t always chomp right into a whole apple make them applesauce and call it ‘dessert’…which also applies to anyone else, of course. Print Traditional Homemade Applesauce … Read more

Apple Oatmeal Crisp

Warm apple crisp on a chilly winter evening? C’mon. That’s heaven and comfort in a bowl…and topped with a scoop of something creamy will bring tears to your eyes! Beautiful.

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Thick, chocolatey and smooth. This quick-to-prepare recipe will satisfy a sweet tooth and any chocolate lovers dream for a luscious dessert.

Carrot Cake Muffins

My mom used to shop at the A&P (remember the A&P???, which is now Dominion) and bring home a plastic clamshell container of bakery fresh carrot muffins.  We would enjoy them with a cup of Orange Pekoe tea in the afternoon and I remember EXACTLY how they tasted, how moist … Read more