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Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Cakes, cookies and cobblers are all fine desserts, but for something a little lighter that’s just as sweet (and more nutritious), throw together a simple fruit salad. This refreshing mix is made with mango, papaya, and the surprise addition of avocad ...
Coconut-Carrot Icees

Coconut-Carrot Icees

Icee, icee, baby! While everyone else is sweating bullets on the beach, you could be cool as a cucumber with these coconut-carrot ice-pops. You might enjoy the summer sunshine just a shred more knowing that this recipe is naturally sweetened with ste ...
Simple Low-Fat Fruit Sorbet

Simple Low-Fat Fruit Sorbet

It may be considered dessert, but even the sweetest, juiciest piece of fruit still seems like “just a piece of fruit” when you’re dieting. You want something indulgent, something splurge-worthy, after a calorie-controlled dinner—but it has to be some ...
Dark Chocolate-Orange Fudge

Dark Chocolate-Orange Fudge

How far will you go to bite into a savory slab of fudge? I’ll make it easy. Walk a couple feet into your kitchen (in your PJs, if you want) and make a batch of dark chocolate squares that will take your senses on a trip to where citrus and coconut fi ...
Double Chocolate-Coconut Protein Cookies

Double Chocolate-Coconut Protein Cookies

You could wait until the weekend rolls around to enjoy a “cheat treat.” But when each cookie is only 119 calories and gives you four grams of protein, it’s too tempting not to make these chewy, chock-full-of-flavor cookies tonight!  ...
Honey-Walnut Baked Apples

Honey-Walnut Baked Apples

An apple a day keeps the doctor away—and a gourmet baked apple can keep the kids happy when it’s time for a healthy dessert. This recipe makes the most of the naturally sweet flavor of apples by enhancing it with honey and spices. Add nutritiou ...