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Desserts

Easy Slow Cooker Unsweetened Applesauce

I know that you’ve been looking for slow cooker recipes. Stalking your friend’s Facebook and Pinterest feed, hoping that they post something good. There’s just something about fall and winter season that makes people want to sleep the day away. Unfortunately for you, most of the recipes she posts are full of sugar. I’ve cooked […]

Watermelon Lime Ice (Granita)

On these hot summer days, there is nothing like a frozen treat to cool you off.  The fresh summer flavors of watermelon, lime and mint are truly refreshing. Try my watermelon lime ice and tell me what you think. Ingredients                                             Yields 10-12 1/4 of a (seedless) watermelon fistful of fresh mint chopped & 2 tbsp. chopped mint (keep […]

Healthy Chocolate Flaxseed Pudding

When it comes to keeping your heart healthy, exercise is only one part of equation. No matter how you try to ignore it, “You are what you eat. ” Functional cooking and functional recipes take more than taste into account. It’s where flavorful food meets optimal health and well-being. That’s exactly what you’ll find in […]

Poached Pears in Red Wine Sauce

Have you ever had poached pears? They are just the most simple and elegant dessert, not to mention…romantic. Do you want to impress your dinner guests? This, is the dessert that you put on the table. There are so many different types of pears. Asian pears, bosc pears, bartlett pears, anjou green pears and more. […]

Blackberry sorbet

Blackberry Sorbet

When it comes to summertime nothing says “summer” like berries. And whether you’ve picked the berries yourself or purchased them from a store, an iconic easy summer dessert is blackberry sorbet. The key to making tasty berry sorbets is starting with good quality ingredients. But once you get the recipe down for making this fruity […]

kiwi key lime dairy free popsicles

Creamy Kiwi Key Lime Popsicles

If this isn’t summer I don’t know what is. I go back and forth between spring and summer but I think summer is really my favorite time of year. Once the weather starts warming up, travel picks up too and you already know I just can’t get enough. Something about July and being in the hot […]

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