Tag Archives: healthy dessert

Cinnamon-Apple Cheesecake

Cinnamon-Apple Cheesecake

What’s better than a classic American dessert? Two classics…combined! Cheesecake’s flavor – though always rich – can sometimes be a smidge too tame. That’s why pairing it with a zesty apple-pie filling makes so much sense. This sweet addition not onl ...
Chocolate-Glazed Peanut Butter Donuts

Chocolate-Glazed Peanut Butter Donuts

Your breakfast shouldn’t ruin your day – it should help you run it. So you’d assume peanut butter and chocolate chips would be off the list of performance-enhancing foods, but you’d be “O” so wrong. Even topped with a fudgy glaze, these sweet circles ...
Butternut-Apple Tart a la Mode

Butternut-Apple Tart a la Mode

Ever bought a new dress and had to plan a party to wear it? Recently, I added to my kitchen accessories a shiny, nonstick miniature tart pan. It really needed to be broken in. So to complement this new, master-chef’s pan, I decided to create an origi ...
Sweet Potato Casserole Pie

Sweet Potato Casserole Pie

I foresee dessert tables and endless counters of food in your near future. This holiday season may test every ounce of your willpower, but you must keep your eye on the pie. Protein pie, that is. To help you stay light on your toes without a heaping ...
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 ...
Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

An apple and peanut butter may be your favorite afternoon snack. It’s full of filling fiber and protein, plus healthy fats and essential vitamins. Now mix this perfect pair into cupcake batter. Though it wouldn’t seem nearly as virtuous, this sweet-a ...