Cacao & Chia Truffles

Cacao & Chia Truffles

Superfoods make super desserts. Take cacao—you get mega-rich flavor, natural plant antioxidants and none of the junk that comes with processed and dairy-loaded chocolate. Chia seeds add texture and a tiny bit of crunch, with a whole lot of protein an ...
No-Bake Blueberry-Cacao Pie

No-Bake Blueberry-Cacao Pie

Dear Summer: We really miss you. Love, Everyone. Since she won’t be replying any time soon, you might as well keep her around in spirit. This blueberry cake will bring you right back to those long, lazy days when the only ice around was in your glass ...
Protein Thin Mint Cookies

Protein Thin Mint Cookies

Peppermint extracts have a way of overwhelming and under-performing, because they’re made with alcohol. Even if it’s formulated with only a dabble, that pungent add-in can mask the flavors you really want. In this case, it’s bitter-sweet dark chocola ...
Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cups

Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cups

If only they recommended eight cups of peanut butter a day, I’d be set. There are literally countless ways to enjoy this nutty spread (let me not count them, ‘cause you’d be reading for days). But one of my favorite renditions of peanut butter is in ...
Gluten-Free Sausage-Cheddar Balls

Gluten-Free Sausage-Cheddar Balls

The roasting turkey smells delicious, and you caught a glimpse of the dessert table when you walked through the door. But the best part of a big holiday dinner is the appetizers, lined up neatly to greet your rumbling tummy and bite-sized so you can ...