Quick Dessert

Warm Apple Pie Bars with Greek Yogurt Topping

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It doesn’t get much more comforting the apple pie. Apples and cinnamon together is a classic. But unlike regular apple pie, these warm apple pie bars with greek yogurt topping don’t break the calorie bank. Its a light dessert that’s a perfect ending to a great meal. In addition to it being amazingly delicious, these […]


Cheerio Treats

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Quick and easy treats for the kids. I’m always looking for new ideas! While my Healthy No-Marshmallow Rice Krispie Treats are a hit with the girls, here’s another great twist on a cereal treat that is just as quick to prepare! I must say, I’m really finding inspiration lately from Pinterest. I was inspired by […]


Low Carb Peanut Butter Cookies

April 24, 2011

  This is a healthier and low carb version of peanut butter cookies!  Not to mention low sugar and gluten free!  But you’d never know, because they are really good! Low Carb Peanut Butter Cookies Makes 32 Cookies 1 egg 1 egg white (I used from a whole egg vs the carton) 1/4 cup + 2 Tbsp […]


Lower Cal Apple Crisp

December 16, 2010

This is a GREAT apple crisp recipe.  It is a healthier version of my Mom’s recipe.  A great dessert to take to holiday dinners.  Then at least you know you won’t destroy your diet.  I can tell you though, that everyone will be none the wiser that it is a lower cal version.  I tried it […]


Date Squares

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Oh date squares, how I love you.  I’m obsessed with dates. I love them in all shapes and forms. My mom used to make Matrimony Cake (which is basically a date square).  She used to make them quite often, and were always a quick go-to dessert.  I found the original recipe and wanted to lighten […]


Chocolate PB Lava Protein Brownie

October 9, 2010

Low carb and sooooo yummy. I have one of these virtually every night! Great if you have a sweet tooth! Ingredients 1 scoop Whey Gourmet Peanut Butter Chocolate Whey Protein (or Whey Gourmet Milk Chocolate)1 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder¼ cup water1 tsp natural peanut butter (could also use PB2) Note: I’ve tried this recipe with […]