Cookie Dough topped Brownies

Posted by on May 11, 2013 in Homepage Slider, Sweet tooth = every tooth | 0 comments

Cookie Dough topped Brownies

For Katelyn’s Bday, I told her to pick any dessert. To my delight, she combined our faves and choose Brownies topped with Cookie Dough – a treat that is sure to please anyone! Lately I have been strapped for time, but cannot give up my baked goods. For this recipe I cheated, but the results were great. I started by baking a batch a brownies from a box – don’t judge. Some people get freaked out by raw eggs so I skipped them for the cookie dough. Side note – my fav treat is brownie...

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banana oat choc bites

Posted by on May 11, 2013 in Homepage Slider, Sweet tooth = every tooth | 0 comments

banana oat choc bites

These are easy to make since there is no creaming of butter and sugar (my least favorite part of baking). Also, these are not quite so bad for you since they are packed with good ingredients, no flour, dairy or white sugar. My sister is a teacher and they do a rotation for snacks in the staff room. Their school promotes healthy eating and I like experimenting, so a couple weeks ago, I sent her with these: In a bowl, combine: 2 large, ripe bananas, mashed  1 tsp vanilla extract 3 tbsp melted coconut oil (or any...

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chocolate fudge sauce by the spoonful

Posted by on May 4, 2013 in Sweet tooth = every tooth | 0 comments

Okay, I admit this doesn’t look too pretty, but for a pregnant lady in need of a home made chocolate treat now, this totally did the trick. In a small sauce pan over low heat, stir together: 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/4 cup pure maple syrup 1 tbsp all-natural nut butter (I used almond butter) 1/4 cup cocoa powder one shake of salt Truthfully, I did not measure in any precise way as my recipe may lead you to believe. Instead, in my “I want chocolate now” mindset, I simply spooned out 2 big tbs of...

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