Tag Archives: healthy dessert
kids and fruit, fresh fruit pies

Easy Fresh Fruit Pies

Fruit pies are a proven winner when it comes to getting kids to eat fresh fruit.

Holiday Cookies: Grandma’s Recipe Rocks the House!

A childhood favorite, Grandma’s honey-sweetened holiday cookies have become a new family tradition.

healthy Thanksgiving, healthy desserts

Healthy Thanksgiving Feast Additions

Our roasted Brussels sprouts side dish, savory pasta and kale sauté and a new twist on traditional pumpkin pie may be just the answer to the “What should I bring?” dilemma.

Healthy Thanksgiving Feast Additions

Easy Pumpkin Pie with Granola Crust

This healthier version of the American classic has a whole grain granola-based crust. Because who doesn’t love pumpkin pie?

Luca’s First Birthday Chocolate Cake

Listen to your chocolate cravings; Everyone’s favorite flavor is actually good for you!

pear sauce

Homemade Pear Sauce: An Apple Alternative

Homemade pear sauce has a more subtle flavor than applesauce, makes an elegant addition to any food in need of sweet side and kids love it.

healthy apple strudl, healthy holiday desserts

10 Tips for Healthier Holiday Desserts

So you can have your cake…and keep the indulgence factor in check.

healthy muffins, banana recipe

Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Bread Muffins

Getting its sweetness from dark chocolate, bananas and a drop of honey, this easy-to-make recipe can be made as a flavor-packed bread or a dozen muffins.

kid's diet

Introducing New and Healthy Foods Into Kids’ Diet

Many parents worry about what their kids are eating; but it doesn’t need to be a challenge to introduce new, healthy foods if you make it fun.

oatmeal cookies, healthy snack, healthy dessert

Semi-Sweet Eggless Oatmeal Cookies with Dark Choco

These easy to make semi-sweet and eggless oatmeal cookies are not only a nutritious snack but also a fun recipe to try with your kids in the kitchen.

Avocado ice cream, healthy dessert

Avocado Ice Cream with Chia Seeds

This easy homemade ice cream blends four delicious flavors rich in nutritional and health benefits.

Healthy cookies

Anytime Oatmeal Cookies

These fresh-baked homemade healthy oatmeal cookies boast whole grain goodness, and they’re a great way to warm up the kitchen in cool autumn weather (they make a perfect lunchbox treat, too). They are also a great way to get kids to snack healthy.

Coconut macaroons, healthy dessert, coconut recipe

Fresh Coconut Macaroons with Chocolate

Making coconut macaroons from fresh coconut might take a while, but the result is worth it.

vanocka recipe

Vánočka: Sweet Holiday Egg Bread

Though the name means “Christmas bread” in Czech, this sweet and moist bread filled with dried fruit and nuts was my grandmother’s staple for any special occasion.

healthy pops, fruit pops, organic snack

Isla Pops: New Green Business on a Green Island

Isla Pops is a new green company based in Puerto Rico, with a mission to keep kids on a healthy diet while being cooled off and entertained with their all natural fruit pops.