Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake

Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake

With Easter fast approaching I needed to find a carrot cake recipe that would make my family happy as well as meet the needs of my Trim Healthy Mama journey.  This Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake is a keeper for sure. It is studded with carrots and is moist with hints of cinnamon, ginger andRead more

Low Carb Pretzel Dippers

Low Carb Pretzel Dippers

Deciding to go low carb “ish” made life a little different in the snack arena. Gone were the salty crunchy pretzel sticks that I really love.. or so I thought … after a bit of experimentation these low carb pretzel dippers were born and have become one of our favorite go to snacks. I triedRead more

Sugar Free Strawberry Kefir Ice Cream

Sugar Free Strawberry Kefir Ice Cream

I was lucky enough to have someone gift me some milk kefir grains. They have been fermenting away and I’ve gotten quite the supply of kefir for my smoothies, salad dressings as well as enough to try making some sugar free strawberry kefir ice cream with it. I love the Tummy Tucking Ice Cream fromRead more

Blueberry Coconut Snack Cakes

Blueberry Coconut Snack Cakes

My snack cake loving hubby strikes again… with the inspiration of these Blueberry Coconut Snack Cakes. As I was cleaning the kitchen last night … Rick walks up behind me and hugs me and says… “watcha doin’”? I turned replied, “trying to figure out what to make with all these blueberries”. He got a bigRead more

Sugar Free Cherry Cheesecake Crumble

Cherry Cheesecake Crumble with Brownie bits

As we all know I am addicted to cereal. I add it to my smoothies, greek yogurt, eat it cold as well as drenched in almond milk. I grew up in a house where hot breakfast just wasn’t happening unless my brother Steve was making pancakes or I made my own. It was a treatRead more

Nutty Banana Crunch Cereal (Low Carb, Sugar Free, THM Friendly)

Nutty Banana Crunch Cereal

Well I think Elvis would have been mighty happy with this healthy cereal as peanut butter and bananas was one of his favorite sandwiches. This Nutty Banana Crunch Cereal really fits the flavor profile. I love the combination of peanut butter and bananas myself and this cereal packs a great flavor combination as well asRead more

Trim and Healthy For Two

Trim and Healthy For Two

       What do you do when there are only 2 of you and all the recipes are either single serve or for larger families?   I love some of the recipes within the Trim Healthy Mama book, however they make way more than we can realistically use. With only Rick and I some ofRead more

Blackberry Coconut Bites

Blackberry Coconut Bites

     Quest bars are so very popular with Trim Healthy Mama‘s but they are pricey in my area. I found this great article about making homemade Quest bars and honestly I figured I would try it, with on plan ingredients of course.      I had some blackberry jelly (from this post) and I made someRead more