Snacks

Cinnamon & Toasted Coconut Stovetop Popcorn

Surprisingly, I’ve been faring pretty well without sugar. My daily green smoothie and the occasional almond butter-stuffed date are keeping my sweet cravings at...

Broccoli-Walnut Pesto

I typically associate pesto with warm weather given the fact that the main ingredient in the traditional version – basil – is in season during the...

Monday Musings

1. Prior to being contacted by a representative of the company to sample their range of products, I had never heard of FOCO coconut water… but...

Dark Chocolate Swirl Coconut Almond Butter (aka Almond Joy Butter)

I’m finally back with a recipe! Inspiration for this delectable almond butter came from a cup of Chobani’s Almond Coco Loco flip yogurt. As I savored devoured each bite of...

Kitchen Sink Peanut Butter

Or, if you prefer, peanut butter with chocolate sandwich cookies, pretzels, dried cranberries, and white chocolate, dark chocolate, & peanut butterchips. There seems to be an ever-expanding array of flavored peanut...

Vanilla Bean Brown Sugar Almond Butter

Do me – and more importantly, yourself – a favor: stop buying almond butter at the grocery store or online! Make it yourself and revel in...

Cinnamon & Sugar Roasted Mixed Nuts

These are dangerous to have in the house. Crunchy, crispy, sweet, warmly spiced and lightly salted… in other words: insanely addictive. The egg white combined with...

Tropical Dried Fruit & Cashew Butter Bites

I plowed my way through the Peanut Butter, Date, & Oat Bites in no time, and reveled in each ball of sweet, dense deliciousness. I loved...

Stuffed Dates Two Ways

Stuffed dates are an easy but impressive hors d’oeuvre that transcend seasonality. Equally well-suited for an elegant winter dinner party or a backyard summer...

Trail Mix Granola Bars & Saratoga Peanut Butter Company

If you read my post on Flourless White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies, you are well aware of my loyalty to the Peanut Butter and Co. product line....

A Must Try Recipe