Tag Archives: Sweets and Treats

  • Grain Free Antioxident Granola

    Posted on April 3 by Joy in Food.

    This granola is filled with healthy goodness and is grain free, absolutely delicious, but a little addicting I must add! It’s hard to stop at a few spoonfuls when topping my yogurt or smoothie bowl. It’s packed with tons of nutrition and great for an on the go or post workout snack! I like to […]

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  • Healthy Cookie Dough

    Posted on March 21 by Joy in Food.

    Really, it’s healthy! I swear! Now who doesn’t like cookie dough? Well this is the no guilt version and it’s a great, healthier alternative to the original, fat, sugar and carb loaded one. Perfect satisfaction for a sweet tooth craving! Remember to make ahead because it needs to go in the freezer for a bit. […]

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  • Healthy Oatmeal Raisin/Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Posted on March 10 by Joy in Food.

    A fellow food loving friend of mine shared this recipe with me and I am telling you, these are a must try in the cookie department. I can assure you they will be part of my favorite cookie repertoire. You can make with or without nuts and chocolate chips. I made with raisins and chips […]

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  • Healthy Banana Bread

    Posted on February 28 by Joy in Food.

    I feel like a kid who just received a new toy!!! I have always wanted a stand mixer, just didn’t want to spend the money so when I saw an email from Bed Bath Beyond advertising the Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer was on sale I bit the bullet and ordered it! Yes I also got […]

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  • Superfood Granola

    Posted on February 20 by Joy in Food.

    If you have been following my recipes on my blog and Instagram you already know I am obsessed with granola or shall I clarify that by saying I love anything crunchy! Granola is such a great healthy food that’s so easy to make at home and I would strongly suggest you make your own as […]

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  • Low Fat Chocolate Chip Cookie Stix

    Posted on January 2 by Joy in Food.

    Always searching for “healthier” chocolate chip cookie recipes, and when I came across this recipe, I adapted it to make it a bit “healthier”.  Don”t get me wrong, I wouldn’t categorize them as a health food, but a better alternative to the typical butter, sugar, white flour laden cookies we all enjoy! I liked the […]

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  • Dark Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies

    Posted on December 17 by Joy in Food.

    You have to make these! I ran into my friend Jill today and she shared this amazing recipe which she got from a website called Get Fit Now. Beyond easy to make, just one bowl and so delicious and healthy! Loaded with protein, these cookies are a perfect mid afternoon snack. The recipe only yields 9 cookies, […]

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  • Muesli Granola

    Posted on December 10 by Joy in Food.

    I don’t think there is anyone in the world who does not like granola! Yes I am sure there are many who don’t eat it because they are afraid of the carbs in the oats but the truth is, lets be real…YOLO!!! A little carb here and there won’t hurt anyone. I am a firm […]

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  • Baked Apples

    Posted on December 2 by Joy in Food.

    If you have an abundance of apples, this is the perfect way to assure that they won’t go bad! A great easy, healthy dessert that you can make at the beginning of the week to enjoy throughout! Simply sweetened with cinnamon and a small amount of agave, they are delicious alone or with a dollop […]

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  • Flourless Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Posted on November 22 by Joy in Food.

      Another rainy day recipe happened today! This one kind of occurred by chance as I was browsing through the many different accounts on Instagram that I follow… some healthy, some not so healthy, some vegan, some paleo, but nonetheless all incredible accounts…so many super talented people!  I do not follow any strict diet when it comes to […]

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