Tag Archives: healthy dessert

Homemade Oatmeal Crème Pies

Homemade Oatmeal Crème Pies

Soft-baked oatmeal cookies are a treat on their own. But when you can sandwich two of them with a silky smooth crème filling, you’re really capturing a childhood moment. Maybe you remember the pre-packaged oatmeal pies with a 400-year-old shelf life. ...
Jewel Yam Protein Pancakes

Jewel Yam Protein Pancakes

Jewel yams, though in the same family, are actually sweeter than sweet potatoes. They also happen to peak during the fall and winter months. If that’s not reason enough to make a batch of potato pancakes like right now, I don’t know what is. The extr ...
Chocolate-Coconut Protein Balls

Chocolate-Coconut Protein Balls

Eat your “whey” to strong and sexy. You read that right. Drinking a whey protein shake is so last year!  These days, you don’t even have to turn on the oven and bake with it if you don’t want. Just make a small – or incredibly large – batch of these ...
White Chocolate Blondies

White Chocolate Blondies

You know when you really need something sweet? You don’t just crave it or kind of want it because you passed by a donut shop this morning. No, you need that powerful, intoxicating taste-bud takeover. Essentially, you need these white chocolate blondi ...
Strawberry-Kiwi Tart Recipe

Strawberry-Kiwi Tart Recipe

Fruit tarts are something special. In a relatively small, round dessert, you get a trifecta of flavors and textures. It starts with the crunchy crust and builds up to a tangy-cream center before topping off with fresh, sweet – and sometimes glazed – ...
German Chocolate Brownies

German Chocolate Brownies

Made from scratch, German chocolate cake is a baker’s beast to tackle. Arguably, the richness of this dessert is worthy of all the work. The hundreds of calories per slice, on the other hand, are a bit harder to justify. But when you turn this classi ...
Quest Turtle Candy Bars

Quest Turtle Candy Bars

Candy bars don’t have to be taboo. Diet or no diet, there’s always room for a treat – especially one with three delicious layers. Turtle lovers will know exactly what I’m talking about. No, not that kind of turtle; the one famous for its chewy carame ...