Five-Ingredient Double Chocolate Cherry Pistachio Energy Bars {copycat Lara Bars}

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Chewy chocolaty-cherry bars, dotted with bits of pistachio and white chocolate, when you need an on-the-go, portable snack, or even a healthy treat, whip up a batch of these easy, tasty, gluten-free, and easily-made vegan Five-Ingredient Double Chocolate Cherry Pistachio Energy Bars {copycat Lara Bars}. Disclaimer: Mini Babybel® provided me with product for this review. However,… 

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Flourless Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheesecake Brownies

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It’s Improv Challenge day for April, and this month’s theme let us all get really creative – Ebony & Ivory! Rich, fudgy, chocolate goodness, with swirls of cheesecake and gobs of peanut butter cookie dough, pour a glass of milk and sink your teeth into these Flourless Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheesecake Brownies. Flourless Peanut Butter… 

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Mint Chocolate Chip Glazed Popcorn

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It’s April 1st, and I made you ice cream… APRIL FOOLS!!! While this may remind you of sunny day ice cream treats and is super fun to make and eat with your kids (or for yourself), it’s actually a healthy snack. Popcorn is a whole grain and naturally gluten free, and the glaze is easily… 

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Milky Way Simply Caramel Flourless Chocolate Cake Roll {#EatMoreBites #shop}

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Disclosure: I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. Are you looking for a new dessert to bring to your Easter gathering? Have I got one for you! Light whipped cream is studded with MILKY… 

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Flourless Peanut Butter Cup Swirl Brownies & #chocPBday #giveaway

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Today may just be the BEST. DAY. EVER. A group of over 30 bloggers has declared today Chocolate Peanut Butter Day! And what am I serving? How about a pan of rich, fudgy brownies swirled with peanut butter and dotted with chunks of peanut butter cups? It’s double the chocolate, double the peanut butter, and… 

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{Healthier} Raspberry Chocolate Chip Muffins for @DriscollsBerry #MuffinMadness

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Made with whole wheat flour, sweetened with honey, a little protein added with Greek yogurt, and chock full of juicy raspberries and just a few mini chips for perfect little bursts of chocolate, you can feel good about these {Healthier} Raspberry Chocolate Chip Muffins as a satisfying and tasty breakfast or snack. Disclosure: Coupons for product… 

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{healthier} Glazed Mexican Chocolate Popcorn

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Planning a movie date night in with your sweetie? Need a crunchy, sweet snack that had a bit of chocolate and just a little kick to spice things up? And as an added bonus, it’s healthy, whole grains, gluten free, and can easily be made vegan. Get ready to dig in to a (guilt-free) bowl… 

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Gluten-Free Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookies for Two

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If you love a soft and chewy, rich and buttery chocolate chip cookie fresh out of the oven, but don’t want four dozen of them sitting around all week, then you have to make these Gluten-Free Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookies for Two. Made simply with almond meal and oat flour (just oatmeal ground to… 

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Gluten-Free Deep Dish Hot Fudge Brownies for Two for #SundaySupper

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#SundaySupper is helping you get ready for Valentine’s Day with an entire menu of recipes for two. Whether you are looking to make a special meal for just you and your sweetie, are having a good friend over, or are cooking for yourself and don’t want to have a ton of leftovers, we’ve got you… 

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Nutella Brownie Cheesecake No-Churn Ice Cream

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Nutella and crumbled brownies swirled in ripples of chocolate goodness through a cheesecake ice cream base that doesn’t require an ice cream maker. All of the sweetest people in your life will love a scoop (or three) of Nutella Brownie Cheesecake No-Churn Ice Cream. Nutella Brownie Cheesecake No-Churn Ice Cream

Flourless Nutella Cheesecake Swirl Brownies

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Is your Valentine a chocolate lover? Or cheesecake lover? Or Nutella lover? Or all three? Whether you need to eat gluten free or not, the only “special” ingredient you need is almond flour. So anyone can enjoy the rich, fudgy, marbled goodness in these Flourless Nutella Cheesecake Swirl Brownies. Flourless Nutella Cheesecake Swirl Brownies

Homemade Mexican Mocha Hot Chocolate

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If you are like me, and you like a little bit of coffee with your cup of sweet, creamy, chocolaty goodness (as opposed to a “real” cuppa joe), or you are stuck in the polar vortex and want something to warm you up inside and out, you’ll love wrapping your hands around a steamy mug… 

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Bourbon Pecan Chocolate Popcorn for #SundaySupper

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As we come to the close of 2013, for #SundaySupper this week, we are sharing recipes inspired by our Reflections & Resolutions – looking back on 2013 and ahead to 2014 and the occasions and events we celebrated, accomplishments we achieved, things we want to change or improve, and what we have planned. For my… 

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Chai Tea Abominable Snow Buddies for #SundaySupper

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#SundaySupper is definitely in the holiday spirit this week, with an entire menu of recipes inspired by our favorite seasonal movies, TV shows and songs. One of my favorites this time of year is the classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and what could be better than curling up to watch everyone’s favorite band of Christmas… 

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Key Lime Pie Muddy Buddies – December Improv Challenge

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We’re back for another Improv Challenge, and I love that instead of going with something stereotypically “late December”, like eggnog or peppermint or gingerbread, we are all whipping up recipes using Lime & White Chocolate! I decided to make pie. Only a whole lot easier. All the flavor of the classic Key Lime Pie in… 

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Flourless Double PB Peanut Butter Cup Blossom Cookies

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It’s Wayback Wednesday, and with the holidays coming up faster than we all care to admit, I thought I would bring you the full recipe for an easy and super-yummy cookie recipe that I shared over at One Creative Mommy. And the best past is, whether you are gluten-free or not, there are perfect because… 

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Dark Chocolate Orange Ricotta Tart with Honey Almond Crust for #ChristmasWeek and a #CakeBossBaking #Giveaway

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Welcome to Day #6 of Christmas Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen from Juanita’s Cocina! Each day we will be celebrating the holidays with a different set of Christmas-themed treats, as well as a fabulous Christmas giveaway. We hope you have been enjoying this fabulous event. Tune… 

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Dough Truffles for #ChristmasWeek

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Welcome to Day #4 of Christmas Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen from Juanita’s Cocina! Each day we will be celebrating the holidays with a different set of Christmas-themed treats, as well as a fabulous Christmas giveaway. We hope you enjoy this fabulous event. Tune in each… 

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White Chocolate Cranberry Cashew Oatmeal Cookies for the #FBCookieSwap

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Wait, wait, wait, let’s edit that title up there a bit. Today we reveal our recipes for the Food Blogger Cookie Swap, and if I am going to reveal the full name of the cookies I made, it’s Flourless Browned Butter White Chocolate Cranberry Cashew Oatmeal Cookies. Crisp and chewy oatmeal cookies studded with white… 

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Flourless Nutella Marshmallow Cloud Cookie Cups for #ChristmasWeek

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Welcome to Day #2 of Christmas Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen from Juanita’s Cocina! Each day we will be celebrating the holidays with a different set of Christmas-themed treats, as well as a fabulous Christmas giveaway. We hope you enjoy this fabulous event. Tune in each… 

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{flourless} Double PB Peanut Butter Cup Blossom Cookies – Guest Post at One Creative Mommy

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Heidi over at One Creative Mommy has been very busy substitute teaching during an already crazy time of year, so I am happy to be guest posting for her today.  Speaking of busy, with the holidays coming up faster than we all care to admit, I thought I would bring you an easy and super-yummy… 

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Chocolate Chip Sugar Cookie Bars with Peanut Butter Frosting for #CookieWeek

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The Bug loves cookies.  The Bug loves chocolate.  The Bug loves peanut butter.  The Bug also has no attention span.  So for Mama Monday and the kickoff of #CookieWeek, the perfect recipe for he and I to make together – Chocolate Chip Sugar Cookie Bars with Peanut Butter Frosting!

Wayback Wednesday – Monster Snickers Pie

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Happy Day Before Halloween!!  Since we already discussed hoarding your kids’ Halloween candy, I thought I’d share an old recipe so that you know exactly what to do with any of their Snickers they get in their trick-or-treat bags – Monster Snickers Pie!  Or use Milky Ways…  or Twix…  or anything really.  I mean, is… 

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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cheesecake Pastries (with @Pillsbury #Glutenfree Pie & Pastry Dough)

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Light and flaky pastries (which, in my case, happen to be make from premade Gluten Free Pie & Pastry Dough, of which the folks at Pillsbury so kindly sent me a sample), topped with a pumpkin cheesecake filling, sprinkled with mini chocolate chips, and drizzled with a little powdered sugar glaze.  You know your mouth… 

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Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Smoothie (with optional “Green”)

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Mmm, chocolaty goodness, pumpkin spiciness, creamy, dreamy, and yet totally healthy enough for breakfast – this Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Smoothie is all of the above!  Add the optional “green” and you get two veggies before you even walk out the door in the morning.

Mini Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes with Browned Butter Pumpkin Spice Frosting – October #ImprovChallenge

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It’s Improv Challenge Day, and this month the theme is Cake & Frosting, boy do I have a treat for you.  No other words are needed besides the title.  Listen to this – Mini Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes with Browned Butter Pumpkin Spice Frosting.  It’s a mouthful, but it’s a mouthful of YUMMMMMMM!

Homemade No-Churn Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Cake

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Peanut butter ripples through a peanut butter flavored, peanut butter cup-studded ice cream, topped with chocolate ganache, and covered with fresh whipped cream.  And you only need seven simple ingredients and don’t even need an ice cream maker to make this Homemade, No-Churn Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Cake!