20 Thanksgiving Treats to Share (or not to share!)

Who here is a “make everything the morning of” person when it comes to Thanksgiving? I can tell you with 100% certainty that I am! You would think that someone with a healthy food blog, who has to budget her time accordingly in order to publish three new recipes a week, would have better planning…

Hearty Maple Pecan Pancakes

I have NEVER in my life seen a healthy pancake this fluffy. Seriously guys, each of these pancakes is like 1/2″ thick. It’s insane. And majorly delicious. Not to mention, there’s no added sugar in these pancakes and no gluten. They’re made with natural, whole ingredients, and will keep you full and satisfied for hours.…

Brown Sugar Pecan Quinoa

This summer I learned that Pecan Pie is referred to as a “Southern dessert” practically everywhere outside of the south in the US. I suppose the fact that Pecan Pie is predominately southern should’ve been fairly obvious- after all, it’s pronounced as “Pe-can” pie by half the people I know, and slathered in brown sugar…

German Chocolate Cupcakes

Pecans, coconut, and chocolate are the best combination. If these cupcakes are truly “German”, not in the way French fries aren’t actually French, then I think the Germans are definitely doing something right. Because these cupcakes are divine. In addition to the the gourmet chocolate cupcakes with a light coconut undertone, the icing has the…

Gingerbread with Orange Icing

You’ve gotta love gingerbread. Especially gingerbread so yummy you pretty much can’t get enough. And in fact, you shouldn’t have to, because the gingerbread in question is actually healthy. That’s right. Healthy. Bread. Healthy, guilt free, whole wheat… it’s all the same with this bread. Not to mention the decadent twist included… When I was…