Tag: Christmas

Chocolate Pecan Turtle Clusters

Chocolate Pecan Turtle Clusters

Chocolate pecan turtle clusters are a super simple, four ingredient recipe. Toasted pecans, gooey caramel and chocolate make the perfect holiday treat. There’s a candy store in my hometown that is known for their chocolate pecan turtle clusters. Except they call them Gremlins. A combination 

Chocolate Eggnog Cake Roll

Chocolate Eggnog Cake Roll

Chocolate eggnog cake roll is a spongy chocolate cake filled with fluffy eggnog flavored buttercream frosting. The perfect holiday dessert! I always found cake rolls to be really intimidating. I mean, how do you get a cake to roll like that in the first place? 

Top 10 Christmas Recipes

Top 10 Christmas Recipes

There’s one less week between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year. Are you already on the hunt for the perfect Christmas recipes? Every year, since I can remember, my mom and I have baked cookies together. This year wasn’t any different. We baked five different cookies 

Healthy Pecan Pie Bars

Healthy Pecan Pie Bars

Healthy pecan pie bars are exactly what you would expect in a pecan pie, but with no refined sugar, and gluten free. Perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas desserts. I’ll be totally honest. I’ve never been that big of a fan of pecan pie. I always 

Holidays are Hard: 10 Simple Tips for Healthy Holiday Eating

Holidays are Hard: 10 Simple Tips for Healthy Holiday Eating

I hear this a lot: the holidays are really hard when it comes to my diet. It stresses a lot of us out, to be quite honest. Not only can the holidays be stressful if you’re the one hosting, but many people struggle with sticking 

10 Healthy Last Minute Holiday Desserts

10 Healthy Last Minute Holiday Desserts

It’s Christmas Eve and you still have yet to create a dessert that will wow your family. But, you’re short on time, and maybe, just sort-of, freaking out right now. Not to worry my sweet-treat lover! I gotchu! Below are 10 of my favorite healthy 

Healthy Cranberry Orange Muffins

Healthy Cranberry Orange Muffins

Healthy cranberry orange muffins are bursting with tart cranberries and sweet orange flavor. With no refined sugar, these muffins are a healthy alternative to your coffee shop staple.

Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies

Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies

Cranberry orange shortbread cookies are a healthy, gluten free and vegan version of the classic shortbread cookie. Soft, sandy cookies are bursting with cranberry and orange flavor, making them perfect for the holidays! Every year my mom and I bake Christmas cookies together. We spend 

Healthy Cranberry Orange Pistachio Granola

Healthy Cranberry Orange Pistachio Granola

Healthy cranberry orange pistachio granola is full of sweet cranberries and salty pistachios, with the perfect hint of orange. This crunchy granola is a perfect holiday breakfast. Granola is one of my all-time favorite recipes to create and to eat. It’s so easy to toss 

Piece of Cake 009

Piece of Cake 009

Holy crap! It’s already the end of November, signaling the end of the year. It’s truly hard to believe that 2019 is almost upon us. I’m planning on savoring this holiday season, and have already been enjoying the holiday spirit {but not the cold! šŸ˜‚}.