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Clean Cinnamon Pecan Pie Bars

This post goes out to my favorite lover of everything pecan!! My dad!! :)  He absolutely loves pecan pie, pecan bars, pecan everything!!  So I set out to make a healthy version of his favorite cinnamon pecan pie bars.   The first big…
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Grilled Peaches with Hazelnut Pancetta Crumble

Millions of peaches, peaches for me. Millions of peaches, peaches for free. SUCH a great song!  I am never one to gravitate towards peaches at the store (I am an apple a day kinda gal), but every time I have a nice juicy peach I just…
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Whole Wheat Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

The other day I was really in the mood for muffins.  I had ripe bananas and chocolate chips.  So I made some muffins and told my friends on instagram about them!  Everyone seemed interested in hearing about how I made them so I whipped…
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Berry Tart w/ Grain Free Vanilla Almond Crust

Last time I made a grain free tart it was delish, but didn't hold together like a regular flour crust.  THEN!  I finally started using almond flour instead of almond meal and it was a game changer! This crust tastes just like shortbread…
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Cacao Tahini Freezer Fudge

This Cacao Tahini Freezer Fudge has only 5 ingredients and is beyond simple to make. Paleo, vegan and perfect for a healthy snack or dessert!
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Whole Wheat Vanilla Birthday Cake & A Blog Birthday!

Sing it with me!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU - HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU HAPPY BIRTHDAY LITTLE BITS OF......... HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOUUUU!!! This blog right here is 4 years old!!  Yup thats right.  It's official birthday was May 21st…
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Double Ginger Lemon Paleo Cookies

Oh the beauty of a perfect pair!! Lemon and ginger were basically made for each other.  They go well in cocktails and in sweets because they both have a zing to them that is perfect when paired with sugar.  My mom is the real ginger/lemon…
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Cashew Cookies with Salted Date Caramel Filling

If you follow along with this blog you might notice a trend of me REALLY getting into certain foods.  Whether it was the brussels sprouts binge of 2014 or the toasted coconut fiasco of 2013... I definitely have my moments.  These Cashew…
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Chai Tea Milkshake

Who doesn't love a Chai Tea Latte?! It is the best part about the fall and winter months and one thing is certain...  I need MILK in my chai!  I got the tea bags and sure it still tastes good, but the creaminess that milk... or ice cream..…
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Chocolate Peppermint Avocado Brownies

People. I have a serious addiction to these brownies.  You would never be able to tell that there is avocado instead of butter and whole wheat flour instead of white.  I made these on Sunday and after eating 4 that day... I put them in…
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Cherry Almond Crumble Bars

CHERRY! ALMOND! Two wonderful flavors are about to enter your life in perfect harmony.  This recipe came to fruition as most do.  Almond meal in the pantry and cherries in the freezer!  Those 2 things combined with my need to make baked…
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Whole Wheat Pumpkin Puffs

Did anyone else get a little crazy this weekend and eat one too many pieces of candy? Pull the, "oh but these fun size candies are so little!"? Just me? Well like I have said before I'm not perfect! And halloween is definitely a day I can't…