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A Fruity Valentine’s Day Treat

Recipe for mini lemon tart

Happy Valentine’s Day! I must admit that my favorite part of this love-filled holiday is looking at pictures of amazing desserts on social media. That’s love, right? If you didn’t see my last Instagram post, then you may not know that I’m off chocolate this year (and can’t have these Peppermint Patties). Sadly, chocolate mixed with the cold dry NYC winter air tends to give me headaches. It’s super unfortunate,…

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A Dessert You Can Eat For Breakfast! Apple & Pear Crisp

Recipe for healthier apple & pear crisp. Vegan & Gluten-free

Last week, I attended a blogging conference called Blog Brulee Masters. It was a sponsored event that brought together 20+ healthy living bloggers from around the country. We learned about advanced level blogging stuff. Let’s just call it a 400 level blogging conference. It actually came at a really perfect time for me because I’ve been feeling a bit burnt out with all of the writing I’m doing lately. Don’t…

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Cherry Coconut Yogurt Bites

I seriously can’t get enough fruit this time of year. If you think I’m exaggerating, I’m not. I had a strawberry smoothie for breakfast, watermelon for mid-morning snack, cherries with my lunch and now I’m eating these Cherry Coconut Yogurt Bites. Oh, and I may make a peach salad for dessert. After the long NY winters, I get tired of kale and sweet potatoes and long for summer seasonal fruit.…

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Chocolate Olive Oil Fig Cakes

Can you guess what time it is? I’ll give you a hint… “The holiday baking season is upon us. Time to pull out all the stops. Show us the healthy holiday dessert you will be sharing with family and friends this season.” It’s Recipe ReDux time! This month’s challenge had me scratching my head, since my first inclination for recipe development is to to go savory. But I do like to create recipes…

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Pumpkin Swirl Salted Brownies

Pumpkin Swirl Salted Brownies are made with just pure maple syrup, black beans and oats. Completely gluten-free and high in protein and fiber. It's a tasty and healthy dessert!

Ever wonder what a food blogging Dietitian does on her day off? She makes healthy brownies, of course. Actually, it wasn’t really my day off… Last week, I went to the eye doctor and I stupidly scheduled the appointment for 10am. I didn’t think about the fact that they were going to dilate my eyes and I wouldn’t be able to see anything–including screens. So, I pretty much had nothing…

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