Black Forest Ice Cream This recipe is gluten free, soy free and nut free but is NOT dairy-free. Compared to commercial brands this ice cream is indeed a healthy choice. When you see the first ingredient, you will be shocked! This was a request from one of my supporters, she wanted a healthy chocolate cherry ice cream. This … Continue reading Black Forest Ice Cream
Ricotta Caprese Salad I was sitting on the beach today and while I was watching my kids toss sand at each other. The idea of deconstructing the Caprese Salad came to me. Don't hate me; it's not that I don't like mozzarella. It's more like I have to limit the mozzarella intake, the question is … Continue reading Ricotta Caprese Salad
Roasted Peaches and Cream Top 2 things I hear when I am in the healthy eating groups: I don't like the texture of cottage cheese...yuck! How can you eat plain Greek yogurt? I could just tell people...if you don't like it, don't eat it. However, that would not be helpful in teaching people to be more acceptable … Continue reading Roasted Peaches and Cream
This weekend is Easter and you are in charge of bringing a dessert. They tell you they already have a fruit bowl, so you are left with the "decadent" dessert. You know what I'm referring to...cookies, cake, pie, etc... Hmmm...something decadent but clean, healthy and gluten free? I was debating on a "cleaned up cheesecake … Continue reading Cheesecake or Pie?
It was really warm in the Northeast today, so I made these for the kiddies. The nice thing about this is that even mommy can have one! 🙂 3/4 cup of Greek yogurt (I use Fage Plain Greek Yogurt) 1 cup of strawberries 2 tsp of agave OPTIONAL: 1tsp of Chocolate Chips ***Prep the … Continue reading Strawberry Fro Yo Treat
You want a romantic dessert but you don't want to chocolate. (Well you do want chocolate...but you gave it up for Lent and this Valentine's Day happens to be during Lent. Don't cry...try this little twist instead! When Lent is over, you should try this with a drizzle of my Vegan Chocolate Sauce too!...Nom Nom! … Continue reading Cannoli Cream Filled Strawberries