Tag: dessert

Easy rosh hashanah dessert healthy apple honey roses
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Apple Honey Roses

Apples and honey are traditionally eaten on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, to symbolize hope for a sweet year ahead.  I love this tradition and it is one my family always incorporates into our New Year’s celebration.  In years past, I would also prepare elaborate desserts incorporating apples (or […]

healthy blueberry yogurt cakelets
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Blueberry Yogurt Cakelets

My boys and I recently returned from a visit to my parents’ home in the Pacific Northwest. We try to time our visits so we can indulge in lots of delicious seasonal foods. Strawberries from the backyard, cherries, and wild-caught Copper River salmon are some late spring / early summer […]

Dark chocolate and coconut haystacks, www.feedthemwisely.com
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Dark Chocolate and Coconut Haystacks

I love coconut macaroons. However, these days, I find them a little too sweet and too time consuming to make. But I still love chocolate and coconut! So I wanted a quick alternative that combined coconut and dark chocolate, was super easy to make, and not overly sweet. These dark chocolate and coconut haystacks couldn’t be […]

whole wheat carrot cake cupcakes
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Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Cupcakes

I try to limit my family’s added sugar consumption to be in-line with the American Heart Association’s daily recommendation for added sugar. However, that doesn’t mean we are a sugar-free household. Though on most nights we simply have fruit for dessert, we do enjoy the occasional chocolate chip cookie and almost always have […]