Mmmm, fresh strawberries; strawberry slices in my oatmeal, on my French toast, on top my ice cream, and in my spinach salads. I love fresh strawberries, just not when they are out of season. Out of season strawberries are the worst, because even when they look bright red they are … [Read more...]
I firmly believe that desserts are part of a well balanced plate and a well balanced life. A good dessert can be the perfect end to a great day, or a wonderful way to remind you there is still good in life after a terrible day. Whatever mood brought you here I hope you enjoy one of these delicious treats. Enjoy!
I like to make nutrient-dense baked goods so I can have them with a nice cup of tea mid day, tea and cookies makes me happy. I also love baking things to take to my friends. I brought these cookies to my jiu-jitsu gym and they were gone pretty quickly which is usually a good … [Read more...]
Okay, I need to be honest with you; I am a peanut butter girl in a pumpkin world. That’s right, I am not a big fan of pumpkin. I don’t buy pumpkin spice latte’s or pumpkin bars. I do buy pumpkin pies from Sprout’s, but they are for Jason, not me. What I do love is peanut butter. … [Read more...]
This summer was full of fun vacations and some delicious desserts (and Belgian beers and a Vegas buffet). Now as the summer comes to an end and I start getting back into competitive jiu-jitsu shape it's time for my desserts to get a bit lighter. I can't cut out dessert all … [Read more...]