Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie on healthy and delicious!

Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie combines two of my favorite foods in one healthy and deliciously refreshing smoothie! I seriously love banana's and peanut butter together- it's one of my very favorite snacks.  Of course, it's usually a little more like a big ole' scoop of peanut butter on a large spoon in one hand and a banana in the other.  Alternating bites... naturally! So, … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Trifle

Peanut Butter Chocolate Trifle by on

 I'm so excited to introduce you to the newest member of our Creative Team... Miss Cathy from Three Kids and a Fish and she's brought a mouth-watering dessert for us to enjoy! I won't keep you waiting any longer.... Hi, I'm Cathy and I am so excited to be hanging out here with Ruthie! What an honor to be here sharing one of my new favorite desserts with all of you! I love peanut … [Read more...]

Strawberry Banana Mango Coconut Smoothie

Strawberry Banana Mango Coconut Smoothie on refreshing, healthy, and delicious!

Strawberry Banana Mango Coconut Smoothie is refreshing, healthy, and delicious!  Well, today's THE day!  I'm graduating this morning and will officially gain the title of "Chef"!  YAY. I'm so excited.  I can't even tell you how excited I am.  It's been a intense and fun couple of years going through the UVU Culinary Arts program.  It's been a dream of mine for a really long … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding by is a deliciously healthy dessert

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding is a deliciously healthy dessert packed with good for you ingredients! I love Chia Puddings- they're surprisingly tasty and OH SO good for you!   Plus, they whip up in no time at all just remember they have to soak overnight so, make sure to leave enough time for them to do their "soaking thing"! Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding   Print Prep … [Read more...]

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes by are made with greek yogurt and taste amazing!

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes are the perfect way to start your families day! I love this recipe because it uses fat free greek yogurt instead of oil so they're healthier for you but still taste Ah-mazing!! Yay. If you happen to have a few leftover- just freeze them in a plastic freezer bag then on those busy mornings just pop a couple in the toaster and your out the door with … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup on is a delicious way to start your day!

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup- a healthier pancake with a little bit of chocolate and a tasty syrup makes for a pretty fabulous breakfast or brunch!  I love this pancake base, it doesn't use any oil but instead greek yogurt for moisture AND I can promise you that no one will ever guess!  They are moist, fluffy, and SO good :) Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Choffy Syrup … [Read more...]

Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella Syrup

Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella® Syrup in honor of International Pancake Day!

Valentines Day is in a few days and while I don't have a "valentine" of my own~ I sure do love my kiddos!  Sharing homemade love from the kitchen is one of my favorite ways to spread the love this time of year. Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Nutella Syrup- the pancakes are moist and rich with that bit of coconut flavor, topped with my Nutella Syrup and fresh raspberries... it's all about … [Read more...]

Homemade Blueberry Pancakes with Nutella

Homemade Blueberry Pancakes with Nutella Spread are the perfect way to #spreadthelove #nutella #spon

I'm so excited to create a recipe for International Pancake Day plus THEN, throw a little Nutella® into the mix and watch the creativity fly! International Pancake Tuesday is February 17, 2015 and there's no better way to get the celebration started than with Homemade Blueberry Pancakes with Nutella®! Don't we all have fond memories of waking up to a lazy Sunday morning with the smell … [Read more...]

Nutra Ninja Coconut Berry Smoothie

Nutra Ninja Coconut Berry Smoothie is the perfect way to start off a healthy New Year! by

  OKAY... soooo we're all thinking about our New Years resolutions right about now.  Me too.  Totally re-committing myself to a balanced and healthy life style as we speak :) I love Smoothies- all kinds.  They're so quick and easy to make with the Nutra Ninja Blender System. Nutra Ninja Coconut Berry Smoothie is a healthy way to start off every morning! It's the perfect way … [Read more...]

Choffy Mousse

Choffy Mousse is a healthier mousse recipe but every bit as delicious as the higher calorie version! by #recipe #dessert #chocolate #choffy

Y'all know how I love to skinny recipes down, keeping all the flavor but with less calories.  It's a little competition I have with myself sometimes...  all in good clean fun, of course! Choffy Mousse is my version of  the decadent chocolate mousse that your sweet tooth is used to enjoying but a little skinnier! (the skinny part can be our little secret) Instead of lots and lots of … [Read more...]

White Chocolate Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies by

Oh my gosh y'all... I have completely fallen in love with Peanut Butter and Co. brand peanut butter. Do you know them?   Seriously AHhh-mazing :) I was lucky enough to bump into Peanut Butter and Co out in cyber world and jumped at the chance to sample some of their fabulous peanut butters!  Needless to say- I was hooked with the very first smear!  Oh my. Deliciousness … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Loaf

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Loaf by

Good Morning and Happy Sunday! I usually don't post on Sunday's but today IS National Pumpkin Day!  How could I possibly pass up the opportunity to celebrate one my all time favorite flavors with all of you?!?! I couldn't. I love it so much- as summer starts to fade into fall and the days get cooler; I begin craving the smell of cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg all wrapped up in … [Read more...]