Snacks & Sweets

Snacks & Sweets

PB2 Protein Brownies

PB2 protein brownies. Peanut butter + chocolate. Brownies with protein? 6 grams per piece. So I can have this for breakfast? Why not? 🙂 How amazing do these look? Seriously, you need these pb2 brownies in your life. Read More »

Healthy Pumpkin Pie Crisp

Did you know pumpkin pie is actually one of the few desserts that is lower in calories even when it’s made the traditional way? It’s sort of the angel food cake of pies. Not to mention, you’re getting a serving of vegetables too (sorry carrot cake). And I love me some pumpkin pie. It doesn’t matter how much I’ve eaten on ... Read More »

Cheesecake Bark

There are lots of recipes floating around with “yogurt bark”. If you haven’t seen them, you essentially take yogurt + add-ins (fruit, nuts, chocolate), freeze it in a thin layer and break it into pieces (=bark). I’ve tried it and it’s delicious. But, I thought to myself, maybe there’s a way to do it better. Enter: cream cheese. Still high ... Read More »

Protein Breakfast Muffins

Muffins are seriously high in calories. Have you ever noticed the serving size on a label? Half of a muffin. Who eats half of a muffin? That’s just wrong. But now you can start your day right with these protein breakfast muffins.  With only 55 calories each and 8 grams of protein, you can pair them with a big yogurt ... Read More »

Spiced Pumpkin Greek Yogurt Dip

Every pumpkin dip I’ve seen has been sweet.  Between my morning smoothie, breakfast cookies, pie, coffee, muffins, oatmeal… and the list keeps going… I certainly get my sweet treat pumpkin fix. Then I came across some pumpkin crackers and thought, these would be better dipped in something…. Maybe pumpkin something just to be a little crazy. Yes! A savory pumpkin dip ... Read More »

Pumpkin Carrot Cake Protein Bars

Do I want pumpkin pie or carrot cake? Ah… the dilemma. Two of my favorite desserts. I know! Let’s make both. And throw in some protein to make them a healthy snack 🙂 8 grams of protein in one piece! And please please please eat these cold. They’re so much better! Don’t worry if you don’t have all of the ... Read More »

Pumpkin Spice Breakfast Cookies

It’s that time again! Pumpkin pumpkin pumpkin everywhere. I always see pumpkin in dessert and thought, why not have it for breakfast? So I made these breakfast cookies. They’re more muffin-like in texture but pumpkin breakfast cookie just sounds better, don’t you think? Call them what you want, but they’re delicious and easy. You can whip up these pumpkin spice ... Read More »

[Peanut Flour] PB2 Protein Bars

If you’ve never heard of or used peanut flour, these PB2 protein bars will blow your mind. If you have, you know it’s going to be deeeeeelicious. And don’t worry, this isn’t some strange ingredient you can only find online, I’ve seen this stuff everywhere, even mainstream grocery stores. Although I must say, ordering it online can be a better ... Read More »

Salted Maple Chestnut Cookies

Chestnuts aren’t just for Christmas time. If you’ve never had a chestnut, it’s unlike any other nut you’ve seen! It’s chewy instead of crunchy. A single nut is 2-3 times larger than an almond. It doesn’t contain that much fat. I mean seriously, how is this thing even a nut? But it is delicious. And paired with dark chocolate and maple ... Read More »