maple syrup peanut butter cups

maple syrup peanut butter cups

These maple syrup peanut butter cups are made with extra dark chocolate and sweetened with Vermont maple syrup. With Halloween approaching, I wanted a healthier way to engage in the festivities. I used my favorite 85% dark chocolate (from Trader Joe’s) to coat tiny fluted paper cups. Then I combined natural, creamy peanut butter with […]

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date and super seed balls

date and super seeds balls

These date and super seed balls are a nutrient dense treat. Mineral and vitamin rich seeds are naturally sweetened with medjool dates. Combined with coconut oil and cocoa powder, these balls are delicious enough to become your next healthy weeknight dessert. I enjoy a couple of these balls each day to meet my seed quota […]

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chewy go-to brownies

chewy go-to brownies

Childhood box brownies were the inspiration behind these chewy go-to brownies. Most sweets, when baked at home, far surpass the flavor and texture of pre-packaged treats. Boxed brownies are the one exception. While most brands have a wan, sugary flavor, there’s no arguing with the chewy, fudgey texture boxed brownie mixes produce. Craving my childhood […]

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black forest devil’s food cake

black forest devil's food cake

This black forest devil’s food cake features buttery chocolate cake, homemade cherry liquor, and freshly whipped cream. A luscious chocolate glaze drips over the top, creating a stunning presentation and a delicious compliment to all the flavors. My version of black forest cake, uses a buttery chocolate cake instead of the traditional, light genoise sponge. […]

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