Healthier Desserts

Easy, 1-Bowl Sweet Potato Bread

Easy, 1-Bowl Sweet Potato Bread

A 1-bowl affair you can make with any leftover orange squash (sweet potato, pumpkin, or butternut!). Healthy enough for breakfast and sweet enough for dessert! Only 5-10 minutes to get into the oven.

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

Berry Whip is a refreshing, high-protein alternative to store-bought frozen desserts that is budget-friendly, takes minimal effort, and only uses 3 ingredients.

Real Food Breakfast Apple Crisp

Real Food Breakfast Apple Crisp

  Simple, nourishing apple crisp that is healthy enough for breakfast! Made with fresh apples, whole grains, healthy fats, and just a touch of sweetener. No weird ingredients, with gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan variations!   This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Dessert “Hummus”

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Dessert “Hummus”

  High in protein, fiber, and flavor, this dip features whole, simple ingredients and real food. It’s gluten-­free, grain-­free, dairy-­free, vegan, naturally-sweetened, and sun butter makes it nut-­free. Oh, and it takes about 5 minutes to toss into the food processor and blend.     […]

Budget-Friendly No-Bake Energy Bars

Budget-Friendly No-Bake Energy Bars

This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here. The thing about saving money and eating healthy is all the cooking. I like cooking. But I […]

Chocolate Chip Mookies (Muffins Made Cheap & Easy)

Chocolate Chip Mookies (Muffins Made Cheap & Easy)

  Once upon a time, there were these delightful breakfast carbs called muffins. You only had 3 problems with them: They didn’t have enough muffin-top, which everyone knows is the best part They were loaded with oil and sugar, so basically – bald cupcakes, not breakfast […]

Eggless Brownies (No Weird Ingredients!)

Eggless Brownies (No Weird Ingredients!)

  When you’re on a tight budget and you like baking, eggs and oil are like kryptonite. Both ingredients are some of the most expensive parts of baked goods. I used to buy 1 dozen eggs a week. Since I tried to do all our […]

Apple & Oat Mix-in-the-Pan Bars

Apple & Oat Mix-in-the-Pan Bars

  One glorious summer, we lived in a house that had a large field out back with a couple apple and pear trees. The landlord told us we could harvest the fruit. Not one to turn down free food, I carted a big soup pot […]