Category Archives: Dessert

Crockpot Breakfast for MOPS Meeting

One of the many things I’ve discovered while raising my children is that I can’t do it on my own. I can’t even do it with “just” my husband’s help. It really does take a village. With our extended family … Continue reading

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Firecracker Dark Chocolate Bar: Bold and Beautiful

You may not think of chocolate as being a healthy food, and it is certainly high in sugar, however chocolate is not bad for you either, if you keep serving sizes in mind. In fact, dark chocolate can lower blood … Continue reading

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Pistachio Dessert Recipe: Dreamy and Delicious

Another week has already flown by, and we found ourselves contemplating yet another free day. Yes, we had a free day–we haven’t cut it out completely. However, our portion sizes were normal, our breakfast was the same as “non-free days,” … Continue reading

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Bananas in Pineapple Sauce

With all of the good information I’ve been reading about bananas lately (see my earlier post here) I decided to tackle bananas as something other than a cereal additive. It didn’t go that well, in our opinion, but here’s what … Continue reading

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Bananas: Healthy Carb Hunger Busters

I’ve been seeing bananas in the “news” a lot recently. Every little internet “news-finder” that I look at has included an article, recipes, etc. about the ability of bananas to help you curb hunger. It has to do with a … Continue reading

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Movie Marathon Snacks: Sinfully Sweet

Today starts one of the few absolute constants in my life: the Annual Searing Family Science Fiction Movie Marathon. Approximately 36 hours of wonderful, awful, and wonderfully awful science fiction movies. It’s also 36 hours of sinful eating: chips, candy, … Continue reading

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