Funky Monkey Banana Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Balls

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Yum Chocolate and peanut butter is the best combination ever, am I right? It’s so good that sometimes you need it in a healthy recipe so that you can eat it more, just to balance things like chocolate peanut butter brownies, parfaits, or cookies. Get your peanut butter and chocolate fix (plus a dose of… 

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Gluten Free Healthy Hummingbird Cake for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is having a Spring Fling, and I made cake. A moist fruit and nut filled cake that is sweetened only with bananas and honey, and filled with all kinds of goodness. It’s also going to be enjoyed tonight by my family for my little guy’s birthday because it’s especially for him that I… 

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Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie

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Yum ​ Chocolate and cherries may be synonymous with Valentine’s Day, but you don’t have to wait to treat the ones you love to something special when it is also packed with healthy ingredients. Nourish the body, heart, and soul with this Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie. Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie   Valentine’s Day is… 

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Chocolate Banana Nut Cookies & #EatHealthy15 with @bittersidesweet

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Yum Chocolate Banana Nut Cookies combines three great flavors into one delicious cookie! I am so excited welcome Nancy from The Bitter Side of Sweet. You probably know Nancy as my Tasty Sweets Roundup contributor, but she also creates fabulous recipes for her own blog to satisfy her five kids – everything from family meals… 

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Chocolate Pudding Snack Hack & #EatHealthy15 #Giveaway

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Yum Still trying to keep those New Year’s Resolutions or stick to your healthy lifestyle? Kids want dessert, but you prefer to give them something healthy? Then keep on track, ditch the mix, forget the sugar, and don’t heat the stove or oven. Just whip up my Chocolate Pudding “Snack Hack”. I hope you are… 

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Mini Banana Nutella Cheesecake Parfaits {#glutenfree option} for #SundaySupper

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Yum Whether it’s a tailgate or a cocktail party, we all love little bites, so #SundaySupper is here with Tantalizing Trays – appetizers, mini desserts, all kind of nibbles for any gathering. Rich chocolate hazelnut goodness perfectly paired with bits of banana, all lightened up with Greek yogurt and built in portion control, for a… 

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Banana & Avocado Popsicles – Guest Post from The NY Melrose Family

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Yum There’s nothing that screams summer more than fun Summer Desserts like popsicles. Over at The NY Melrose Family, my girls would eat popsicles for breakfast, lunch and dinner if I would let them. I’m not that “cool” though. My girls are 4 and 1 so I feel it’s important to give them sweets that… 

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“Funky Monkey” PB Ripple Chip Banana Ice Cream for #SundaySupper and #FWCon Recipe Contest

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Yum Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Davidson’s Safest Choice Eggs. All opinions are my own. #SundaySupper and Davidson’s Safest Choice Eggs are celebrating the arrival of summertime with a menu of no-bake recipes. And hopefully these recipe will inspire you to create your own to enter the Safest Choice No-Bake Summer Recipe Contest for your chance to win… 

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“Skinny Tuesday” Bananas Foster Cheesecake Parfaits for #SundaySupper

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Yum Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras, whatever you call it, you know #SundaySupper always has the best food for the party. But after indulging in beignets and po’ boys and gumbo, I decided to lighten things up a bit, while still keeping the flavors of a classic New Orleans dessert. Enjoy the yummy combination of creamy… 

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Green Smoothie

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Yum Who doesn’t love a good peanut butter and jelly sandwich? Then why not combine the yummy flavors of a classic PB&J – berries and, of course, peanut butter – with another kid favorite – smoothies – to give your little (or big) ones all kinds of nutrition from protein-packed Greek yogurt and vitamin-rich spinach… 

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Banilla Nutella Frozen Yogurt Pops – August #ImprovChallenge

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Yum Disclaimer: Yoplait provided travel accommodations and samples of the Yoplait Greek yogurt.  As always, all opinions are my own. There are those that love vanilla, and those that just can’t live without chocolate  But this month for the Improv Challenge, we’ve got both “Vanilla & Chocolate“.  Not one to leave well enough alone with… 

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Bana-Nutella Chip Ice Cream for #icecreamweek

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Yum Ice cream is my absolute favorite thing ever. If you follow me on Instagram, this is abundantly clear.  I went through a short phase a few months back of experimenting with some homemade ice creams, but trying to lower the fat and sugar.  I was never overly thrilled with the texture and taste.  Now,… 

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