Breads, Muffins, Cookies

Coconut Muffins

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Just because I’m always looking for ways to use one of my favorite ingredients – coconut.  These delicious coconut muffins could pass as a cupcake. Light, delicious and pack a protein punch. What’s even better is that they’re only 87 calories each! Super quick to make, then in the oven they go.  15-17 minutes later […]

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Chocolate Chip Slab Cookies

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I frequently go through old recipes books to look for new inspiration. Many of them were my Mom’s from the 80′s (or even earlier!). I came across a cookie recipe and they called them “slab cookies” as they were pressed into a cookie sheet vs. making little cookies. Neat idea I thought! I wanted to […]

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Chocolate Orange Protein Cake with Chocolate Icing

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Chocolate and orange. A match made in heaven if you ask me. Typically you see chocolate and strawberry, or chocolate and raspberry paired together. I think people often don’t think about how delicious chocolate and orange is together. I created this Chocolate Orange Protein Cake with Chocolate Icing as I wanted a decadent cake that was […]

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Oat Fudge Bars {Healthier Starbucks Copycat}

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Oat Fudge Bars. If you’ve ever been in a Starbucks, there is a 99% chance you’ve seen one of these babies behind the glass window. Rich, decadent, with lots of oats and chocolatey goodness? Yes, that would be the Oat Fudge Bar. I wanted to come up with a version that had the same flavors, […]

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Healthy Blender Muffins

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Want to hear the easiest muffin recipe in the world? Psst, its this one. No, really.  These healthy blender muffins are the perfect recipe for the non-baker. I know many busy people like you don’t have much time to bake. Or maybe you just don’t like baking.  Or  heck, you might like to bake, but […]

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Lemon Loaf {Healthier Starbucks Copycat}

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Lemon loaf is one of those things that’s just plain good. I mean, how do you go wrong with a light, cakey loaf with a hint of lemon flavor and a sweet glaze?  Not sure why lemon loaf isn’t a recipe I had tried a healthy version of yet, but it was definitely time. My […]

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