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

Nutty Butter Snack Cakes

Nutty Butter Snack Cakes, Sugar Free, Gluten Free, THM Friendly

     These nutty butter snack cakes were a huge hit with my husband and son just like the chocolate snack cakes from this post. The first thing Rick did when he got home from work was to grab one and start eating it. He didn’t ask if it was “diet food” and he got aRead more

Sugar Free Chocolate Snack Cakes

Sugar Free Chocolate Snack Cakes Low Carb THM S

     My dearest husband is a snack cake kinda guy. He loves them almost as much as he loves me (He also loves chocolate and brownies). I however have never liked Twinkies unless they were the red velvet ones. He tells me stories of Suzi Q’s, King Dongs and Twinkies as he was growing up.Read more

Peanut Butter Candy with Raspberry Curd

sugar free peanut butter candy with Raspberry Curd

     So today while prepping food for the week, I decided to try something a little bit different. When I did my 2 week Fuel Cycle in January the admins suggested a couple different ways to make Skinny Chocolate for snacking on the S days (more explanation in Chapter 28 of Trim Healthy Mama ).Read more

Raspberry Curd (Sugar Free, Low Carb)

Raspberry Curd (sugar free, low carb and THM S)

                With a large bag of frozen raspberries on hand I knew that I needed to use, I started thinking of ways to use them. Not to mention Valentine’s Day was close and who doesn’t like a indulgent dessert on that day?       I had never tried lemon curd beforeRead more

Coco Caramel Crunch Cereal

Trim Healthy Mama Satsifying Cereal Options Coco Caramel Crunch Cereal (low carb, sugar free, THM S)

    This cocoa caramel crunch cereal is an awesome addition to your pantry staples.   It sure seems like I am on a cereal kick, but these recipes have been a life saver for me due to the ease of cooking as well as that it gives me options for breakfast and snacks that areRead more

Blackberry Coconut Cookie Bars

      I need to say Thank You! to everyone that has visited, pinned, re-posted and shared the Cinnamon Cereal/Snack Bar post.      I figured since everyone really liked that recipe, I would make a variation with some berries and coconut flour to try and cut the food costs a little bit.      They came outRead more