Wednesday , October 18 2017

Just Dessert

10 Irresistible Tamale Recipes You’ll Crave

If you’re a Mexican cooking enthusiast, you already know that tamales are their very own special sort of recipe. The steps of assembling and wrapping tamales almost necessitate a large extended family to help bring the meal together. But don’t let that scare you off! The steps are actually quite …

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7 Healthy Fruit Pizza Recipes We’re Obsessed With

Photo courtesy of Carrian / Oh Sweet Basil Taste the rainbow, no Skittles required. Starting with a sugar cookie crust, fruit pizza recipes typically call for a thick schmear of cream cheese frosting and tons of colorful fruit piled on top. But hold the cheese — these vibrant treats are …

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7 Skinny Sangria Recipes to Make Happy Hour Sweeter

Grab the corkscrew! It’s time to liven up your wine intake with a side of some vitamin- and mineral-packed produce. While moderate vino sipping (up to one glass a day) has been linked to a healthier heart, stronger bones, lower blood sugar and more, fruit and veggie intake also lowers …

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9 Quick, Delicious No-Bake Cake Recipes

Sometimes the desire for dessert strikes hard and you just need something delicious, ASAP. Enter these quick and easy no-bake cake recipes. They not only satisfy your sweet tooth, but also sneak in some nutrients. Think vitamin- and mineral-rich ingredients, inspired by classic dessert flavors you know and love. Toss …

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17 DIY Ice Cream Recipes to Beat the Heat

Few things scream “summer” more than a creamy, melty scoop of ice cream atop a crunchy sugar cone. But sometimes, the nutrition facts attached to those treats limit how often we allow ourselves to indulge. Luckily, it’s pretty easy to combine some much healthier ingredients (with names you can pronounce!) …

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9 Homemade Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

If being obsessed with Girl Scout cookies is wrong, then we don’t want to be right. Those young scouts know the way to our hearts is paved with chocolatey Thin Mints, chewy Caramel deLites and buttery Trefoils shortbread. To celebrate the start of Girl Scout cookie delivery season, we’ve rounded up …

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Low-Fat Eggnog Recipe

Photo by Perry Santanachote Getting into the holiday spirit doesn’t have to mean imbibing in calorie-laden eggnog. The traditional drink can be made skinnier by swapping skim milk for cream, reducing the egg count, and cutting down on sugar. Our gift to you this holiday season: a healthier, low-fat, low-carb …

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14 Holiday Cookie Recipes Under 100 Calories

Instead of overindulging at every holiday function, why not make your own batch of lower-calorie treats to bring along? By being thoughtful about the ingredients used, you can have your cookies and avoid that holiday bloat, too. RELATED: 10 Irresistible Protein Cookie Recipes From classic sugar cookies to biscotti to mint …

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Pumpkin Bread: Perfect Fall Flavors

When I think of the fall season I think of baking, specifically with apples and pumpkin. And now that pumpkin is in great supply it is hard not to want to share my favorite pumpkin recipes with you. This one for pumpkin bread has been a family favorite since I …

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