Peanut Butter Granola Bites

One of my alternatives to junk-food snacking this season is these Granola Bites. There is still enough sweetness in them to make them really fun and delicious, while packing a protein punch that keeps the cravings at bay. Plus? I love peanut butter. YUM.

Plain Oatmeal Cookies

This cookie is not quite as sweet as some others on this site, and that coupled with the absence of chocolate chips makes it a lovely choice for January. Something simple after December’s abundance of sugar and butter.

Chocolate Protein Shake

Protein shake recipes are a must when trying to eat more protein. This chocolate smoothie includes bananas, peanut butter, and chocolate protein powder.

Fruit Leather

Pin It My poor husband.  He is not a morning person AT ALL.  Neither am I, truth be told, but I can make myself get up and smile and get feeling pretty good by 7:00 am most days. He can’t.   Remember when you were a kid and your mom got you up in the [Read On]

Chocolate Yogurt Granola Bars

Pin ItUnder normal circumstances, I try to limit the amount of baking chips I purchase.  But, let’s be honest, you can’t expect a girl to just never buy chocolate chips, can you? I found a clearance basket at my local grocery store that was full of Ghiradelli bittersweet chocolate chips.  I’m not sure whether they [Read On]

Date Nut No-Bake Cookies

Pin ItI just heard my kid say the words, “We’ve got to get mom off the computer.” {pause for effect} This is the same kid who said, “Blogging is a nerdy woman thing to do.” He’s not related to me, I swear.  He didn’t spring from my belly, grow up in my house, and throw [Read On]

Coconut Ginger Granola and Product Review

Granola recipe with coconut, ginger, and almonds. This healthy granola recipe is made with coconut oil.