Guiltless & Delicious Shamrock Ice Cream

I scream! You scream! We all scream for… healthy ice cream!! Not what you were expecting right? Some days I just can’t bring myself to eat any more veggies. And unfortunately, this means that I end up far from fulfilling my daily recommended allowance of vegetables and my “food plate” (or food “pyramid”) ends up being fruit, carbs,…

St. Patty’s Day Clover Overnight Oats

Ask my younger sister any other day of the year, and she’ll turn her nose up at anything green, whether it be spinach, broccoli, or even peas. Truthfully, she’ll turn her nose up at anything healthy in general, regardless of it’s color. But she has a certain dislike of anything green & leafy. In short: bring…

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

It’s not supposed to snow in March. I can accept the fact that it sometimes snows in February. After all, it’s still technically winter. And snow in January’s certainly understandable, even greatly welcomed (especially by high schoolers around exam season). But snow in March? The last time I checked, March was supposed to be a…

Strawberry Shortcake Gluten-Free Cupcakes

Strawberry Shortcake is my favorite spring treat. It combines my favorite two ingredients: whipped cream and strawberries. Oh, and sponge cake. Who could forget about the cake?! Unfortunately, unless you’re willing to make your own sponge cake (or generic cake of any sorts), the only other option is to make these treats with those processed,…

Secretly Healthy Seven Layer Bars

Every Christmas my entire family goes over to my grandparents’ house for dinner, dessert, and present-opening. Usually, we start with dinner (after we’ve each eaten a million and one appetizers, of course), which consists mainly of ham, carbs (ie. about 10 different potato dishes), and fruit salad. About 10 minutes before all the kids rush…

Oats ‘N PB Granola Bars (Nature Valley Dupe)

When I was younger, I loved Nature Valley Bars. It seemed like I could never get enough of the sweet, crunchy taste of my favorite granola bar. They were perfect for munching on after soccer practice, on the bus ride home from school, or even as a nice treat after a long day. And of…