Healthy Desserts


Dark Chocolate White Bean Cookies (That Actually Taste DELICIOUS!)

While I like to think I am a far better cook than baker, the boys (like most all little ones) seem to prefer busting out the Kitchen Aid to “mixa, mixa, mixa!” a la Daniel Tiger. Therefore, to ensure all parties are pleased, we attempt to bake as a team. It’s not always pretty (and the mess usually takes longer


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Whole Grain, Chia Encrusted, Chocolate Swirl Banana Bread

Craving chocolate (seriously, who isn’t?!), yet not ready for the extra calories after the candy-smothered Halloween events? Then let me welcome you to my solution. Chocolate Swirl Banana Bread. Sure, it’s made with chocolate chips, but it also comes laced with fruit, whole grains and chia seeds to help shove aside any guilt that may be associated with said chocolate.


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Baked Banana Crumble

Make Baked Banana Crumble with your kids for a healthy serving of bananas for dessert! Color your world full of yellow bananas with this sweet treat: Baked Banana Crumble. A mix of creamy bananas, oatmeal, cinnamon and rich vanilla, this dessert is a cinch to make and will be devoured in no time flat.  Nutrition Tip: Although this dessert includes fresh


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The Grinch is a Party Popper

The Grinch is one of Dr. Suess’ most beloved characters, and at Christmas we love to watch “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”.   Today’s snack is a perfect finger food to put out for the kids at a Christmas party. These would also be perfect for a Christmastime sleepover, featuring popcorn, the Grinch movie, and these scrumptious little poppers. Healthy,


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