Just Dessert

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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Mini Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Cream Cheese Filling

Whoopie Pies. Do you consider them little cakes? Are they cookies? Doesn’t really matter matter to me,  although I’d consider them a cake like cookie. Anything this scrumptious is just called a little piece of heaven and leave it at that. It is no secret that I’m a sucker for …

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Boozy Mini Pumpkin Parfaits

It is fall people and I’ve managed to somehow not post something pumpkin yet. Say what? Seems a bit crazy to me too, but here we are with a doozy (or should I say boozy) recipe from the super talented Joanne Andrea. This is a woman after my own heart. If …

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Pumpkin Spice Granola Parfaits

Whether you are just a lover of pumpkin like me or you are looking for something a bit non-traditional for Thanksgiving, these Pumpkin Spice Granola Parfaits from Joanne Andrea are a great option! Super quick and easy to prepare, these pumpkin parfaits are healthier than many other pumpkin desserts and …

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