Author Archives: jazzythings

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.
White Chocolate & Pecan Protein Cookies

White Chocolate & Pecan Protein Cookies

Cute and cuddly: though not typically how you’d describe a cookie, it’s spot-on in this case. These miniature rounds are beaming, edge to edge, with white chocolate chips. And that’s just the beginning. From the coconut-and-oat flour base to the vani ...
Triple Chocolate Protein Muffins

Triple Chocolate Protein Muffins

You may have just recently ventured into cooking with quinoa. (Congrats on taking that leap into ancient grains territory!) Regardless if you’ve made one dish or one hundred, though, someone as gallant as you is always ready to jump to the next level ...
Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Hear “biscuits” and your mind wanders to fluffy bread rolls smothered in gravy. A sugared round treat is far from your first thought. Historically, though, shortbread cookies are known as biscuits. You can blame their strikingly similar makeup for th ...
Protein Lemon Bars

Protein Lemon Bars

Head to the bar…the lemon bar. It’s stocked with tart juice and sweet raw honey. You could certainly make a refreshing drink, but there’s much more potential than meets the eye. Perhaps your best option is to craft a flaky-crusted lemon custard desse ...
Strawberry & Walnut Banana Bread

Strawberry & Walnut Banana Bread

One banana, two banana, three nuts and more! Preparing warm, moist banana bread is so easy a monkey could do it. Making it taste way above average, however, is a little more involved – as in more fruit and nuts. In this recipe, you’ll add various nut ...
No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Cookies

No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Cookies

The answer is no. No to ingredients you don’t recognize, no to baking and no to saving these cookies for dessert. Packed with protein and mixed with whole grain oats, you could easily savor a couple of these for breakfast or a pre-workout snack. Sinc ...
Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

What do a dive bar, a steak restaurant and your pantry have in common? When you pay a visit to any one of these hot spots, you experience an uncontrollable urge to eat whatever’s within arm’s reach. Most often that includes peanuts – and a bottomless ...