I had some extra time this week after teaching, so I thought it would be nice to bake some homemade cookies for the family. These hearty cookies are loaded with whole grains, coconut, raisins and chocolate chips. I've also included a couple of healthy twists! They are perfect for snack, or maybe even breakfast? (I've found they pair… Continue reading Loaded Oatmeal Cookies
Friends, I think you are going to absolutely love this recipe from "Tone It Up." My daughter has been enjoying these in her lunch this year and they barely make it past two days in our house... They are so rich, dense, chocolately and a little gooey in the best way - with chickpeas and… Continue reading Flourless Chocolate Chip Blondies
Your search for a delicious vegan sugar cookie ends here! I've tried a couple of different recipes over the last few years and this recipe is the best one I've found. By. Far. The dough does not require any refrigeration before you roll it out, which is a huge time-saver. These Vegan Sugar Cookies from… Continue reading Best Vegan Sugar Cookies!
My husband, brother-in-law, and kids are out for the whole day (a quiet home is a very rare occurrence around here!), so I thought I'd pour myself a glass of wine cup of coffee and surprise them with a new dessert: Oatmeal Chocolate Fudge Bars from Chocolate Covered Katie. How can you possibly go wrong… Continue reading Oatmeal Chocolate Fudge Bars by Chocolate Covered Katie
I have a new goal for this year - to make my kids' school lunches a little more creative (I tend to go strong at the beginning of the year, but then I lose steam and fall back on the more predictable lunches as the weeks go by). So, I baked a batch of these… Continue reading Black Bean Brownies by Chocolate Covered Katie
Since softball season is in full swing (pun intended!), we will be celebrating Father's Day with my father and husband a few days early this year. So, I asked my children this morning to make a craft and choose a homemade treat for their Dad and Nonno (Spoiler alert you two!). Adrienne found these adorable… Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars and Father’s Day Crafts