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Full Name: jazzythings Website: http://thejazzythings.com/
Info: Jasmine Schmalhaus, “JazzyThings,” has a passion for cooking and baking. She loves experimenting in the kitchen and then sharing her “jazzy creations” with others. JazzyThings emphasizes you do not have to sacrifice flavor or efficiency when eating healthy and strives to create recipes that inspire creativity for others in the kitchen.
Peanut Butter-Pumpkin Bars

Peanut Butter-Pumpkin Bars

Can’t decide on the right holiday dessert? Calorie-wise, pumpkin pie is the better choice over traditional pecan or even homemade apple pie with its flaky butter crust. But pumpkin pie is a bit overdone, don’t you think? Scrap the same old song and d ...
Nutty Vanilla Protein Cake

Nutty Vanilla Protein Cake

Every good baker has a few secrets rolled up and stashed in their sleeves. Sometimes, they take them to the grave. Other times, they’re plastered in a blog post for all to enjoy. This is one of those moments. Sure, you could assume a protein cake is ...
Banana-Nut-Blueberry Muffins

Banana-Nut-Blueberry Muffins

Store-bought blueberry muffins are often slacking on actual blueberries. On the other hand, pick up a muffin from the corner bakery and you’re overwhelmed by sweetness – almost always from added sugar. So, where’s the middle ground? In your kitchen, ...
Pumpkin Pie Protein Truffles

Pumpkin Pie Protein Truffles

Leftover pie is a pain in the butt to have around. Literally, there’s a good chance it’ll end up on your rear end if temptation strikes. That’s why tossing together bite-sized portions of pumpkin pie is such a healthy holiday idea. Dipped in dark cho ...
Pumpkin Spice Almonds

Pumpkin Spice Almonds

Walk around any sports arena, and there’s always one vendor that catches your nose. Roasted nuts have something no one else is selling: a multi-talented flavor sensation of sweet, smoky and salty. Using coconut oil and pumpkin pie spice instead of sa ...
Simplified Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Simplified Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

There’s no denying that pre-made cookie dough is addictively delicious. It’s so good, you could eat it raw – and probably do when no one’s looking. The other big draw is that it’s easy to make. While that’s all fine and dandy, this recipe for peanut ...
Orange-Pecan Protein Muffins

Orange-Pecan Protein Muffins

Biting into a dry, day-old breakfast muffin is one of the worst ways to wake up. Hard pieces of wheat and bran just crumble in your hands as you gag on the mouthful you wish you could gracefully spit out. As you toss the remains, you think: if only t ...