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Category Archives: Dessert

Healthified Pumpkin Cranberry Quick Bread – Easy, Nourishing, Great for breakfast or snacks!

Healthy quick breads are a staple at my house. Not just for breakfasts, I make these often to keep on hand for my kiddo’s lunch box snacks or when I need something quick on the go with a piece of fresh fruit. I completely admit to purchasing Gold Fish crackers, processed granola bars and the […]

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One-pan healthy recipe for Apple Crumble with Oat and Nut Topping

You are craving dessert. You want something gooey and warm with a crunchy top and maybe something cool and creamy to pour over the top.   Alright I was just describing myself. I also wanted healthy and not too sweet, this was what I came up with. Think of an apple crumble with ice cream, […]

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Healthy German Chocolate Cake Bites – And A FREE download of Mesa de Vida’s Healthy Entertaining eBook #1!

I mean, these look amazing, right?   (Not only will you get this recipe but keep reading to get your FREE download of my first Healthy Entertaining eBook with this recipe, PLUS 4 more amazing, quick and easy recipes to put out at your next event that will make you look like the host(ess) with […]

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Sweet Potato Whole Wheat Cinnamon Rolls

This isn’t my regular kind of post. I try to post very clean, wholesome recipes that are full of nutrition. This isn’t one of them, but it is a healthier version of the classic cinnamon roll. While I believe that yes, we should be eating mainly pure foods and limit sugar most days of the […]

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Cranberry-Orange Quick Bread & Muffins Healthified! – Guest Post For Mamabargains.com

Do you love banana bread, apple bread and other quick breads but want a healthier, more “holiday” version? This recipe is perfect. Moist, so easy, full of amazing flavor and healthy enough for breakfast! This recipe has whole grain flour, oats, 5 (yes FIVE) different kinds of fruit in it, very little organic raw sugar […]

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Maple, Apple & Cinnamon Donuts, Waffles or “Scuffins” (Scone-ish muffins) Unprocessed Recipe

I’m on a mission to create lots of recipes this month for those of us following the Eating Rules #Unprocessed challenge. Breakfast, lunches and dinners are easy enough for me, finding healthier snacks for the kids is a bit more challenging. Sure, I’d prefer them to snack on fruits, vegetables and nuts/seeds like I do […]

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A Double Grain Maple Banana Bread Recipe – Whole Grain Goodness

I make whole grain banana bread here A LOT, my family loves it. I send them off to school with a slice for snacks, I like it spread with a bit of natural peanut butter, my boyfriend loves it for breakfast. The ingredients are simple and I feel much better sending the kids off with […]

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Honey Cinnamon Vanilla Healthy Homemade Snack Mix – Great Use For Leftover Cereal!

I don’t let the kids eat cereal very often, I’d prefer them eat something unprocessed if I can help it. I do keep some in the house for quick breakfasts and occasional snacks though. I choose as unprocessed as possible, low-to-no sugar and gluten free varieties. A couple of cereals the kids like are Barbara’s […]

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Healthy Banana Cake With A Gluten Free Option

Click on over to the Mamabargains blog for my guest post and the recipe for this delicious, easy and healthy Banana Cake – healthy enough for breakfast! Click HERE to be a rock star in the kitchen and eat REAL FOOD that will bring life to your table! P.S. Have you subscribed to my free blog yet? […]

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Gluten Free Crepes

I grew up with my mom making crepes many weekends and for special occasions. Birthdays, sleep overs, family get togethers, my mom was making crepes.We ate them for special breakfast with butter and powdered sugar and she would often make strawberry blintzes to bring for special events. To this day she makes them whenever my […]

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