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…

Easy Raspberry Vanilla Swirl Brownies

These brownies may look fancy, but I promise they’re simple to make. I had a recipe planned out for some grilled shrimp, but my mom requested I make my “famous” brownies for our Memorial Day cookout tomorrow. Famous meaning, they come from a box and everyone knows it. But I must say, not all boxed…

Chewy Biscoff Granola Bars

The other day Dan and I were hungry and decided to check out a local deli down the street. While we were waiting for our sandwiches, I was browsing the store’s homemade baked goods and came across their granola bars. They smelled so good and made me want to immediately make my own. After browsing…

Peppermint Chocolate Truffles

If you’re a follower of foodgawker or other food-blog related websites, then you’ve likely seen these delectable Oreo truffle recipes that have been floating around the internet. They are super easy and are made with only 3 ingredients – crushed Oreos, cream cheese, and dipped in melted chocolate. When I saw the addition of peppermint…