Mocha Mint Smoothie

Holiday Greetings! Can you believe Christmas is in only 3 days? To me, it feels like December just started and then all of a sudden Christmas is only a few days away and everyone is scrambling to get ready. I guess the holidays have a way of creeping up on you. This season I have…

Healthy Secret-Ingredient Brownies

There are two desserts out there that I almost never tire of and could always find room for: soft, chewy, traditional chocolate chip cookies, and fudge brownies. I don’t often allow myself to eat these sweets, but when I do I find that they always hit the spot. I started bookmarking and reading a lot…

{Healthier} Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

How has fall been treating everyone? I’ve been generally enjoying fall so far. Last weekend I went to my sister’s Halloween party with my brother and sister-in-law, which was a bunch of fun. I’ve been whipping up lots of fall recipes, eating lots of pumpkin and apple foods, and even enjoying the occasionally hot coffee…

Tiramisu Iced Coffee

Happy National Coffee Day! A few days ago, I was having trouble thinking of what kind of recipe I should post this weekend so when I heard that September 29th is National Coffee Day, I instantly knew what my post would be about. Coffee is one of my favorite drinks – specifically iced coffee. It…

S’mores Cookies

Did you know that yesterday, August 10th, was National S’mores Day? Neither did I, but coincidentally I had planned to post this recipe for S’mores Cookies. I’m a day late but that’s still pretty good for just learning about this wonderful holiday yesterday. It’s been a while since I posted a dessert recipe, and this…