Moni Chocolate Dipped Fig Kisses

chocolate covered figs kisses

So I was a little late to the party when it comes to figs. Oh my, do I love thee!  No, I am not talking about Fig Newtons – blah. I am talking about a fresh fig that probably most Americans have never tried probably because of Fig Newton Cookies. Not only do they rock your…

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4 Ingredient Pancakes

EASY 4 Ingredient Pancakes

OH MY GAWD! These are one of my best best best Moni Pancake Recipes EVER. (Well, one of them FOR SURE as I have so many!). The taste, the texture, the taste, the texture, the taste, the texture… AND they are so- so-so EASY and HEALTHY too! How is this possible? Wait til you see for…

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Blueberry Oatmeal Almond Squares

Blueberry Oatmeal Almond Squares

“That is Phenomenal!” Those are the words that came straight out of my husbands mouth on his first bite. Wow. If you only knew how funny this was to hear. I have been married to the guy for years (almost 11!) and I think this was the first time he has ever used this word. He…

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Healthy Turkey Burgers

Knife and Fork Chili Turkey Burgers

So the title really says it all… These are BIG, juicy, creative (they taste like a pot of chili), and you will most definitely want left overs. What is great is you can buy very lean turkey meat and the trick is to add moisture to it. I do this by using a red bell…

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Healthy 4th oh July Recipes

Healthy 4th of July Menu!

Time to roll out the red, white, and blue. I am talking in terms of food too. Independence Day is right around the corner and if you plan ahead, you can have all the fun and festivities all while eating healthy too. I have crowd favorite recipes that are all packed with nutrients and in-season…

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Quest Protein Cup

Protein Cookie Cups with Fruit

You all know I love holidays. I think it just gives me a perfect excuse to drop what I am doing and get in my creative zone and… bake. I love creating yummy treats that are not loaded with sugar and unnecessary fat and calories. I made this recipe to have a healthier treat for the…

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Goat Cheese Stuffed Heirloom Tomatoes

Goat Cheese Stuffed Tomatoes

I just got back from the Farmers’ Market and I am here to report… TOMATOES ARE TAKING OVER! Well, after all, it is the peak season for them. They’re everywhere this time of year and all the greats too; heirloom, cherry, roma, grape, etc. Also all colors; yellow, orange, red, and the ones that are…

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