Coconut Flour Rolled Sugar Cookies

Coconut Flour Rolled Sugar Cookies (THM S, Sugar Free

These Coconut Flour Rolled Sugar Cookies were the very first post to this blog. Written in December of 2014 (I needed Christmas Cookies) These cookies have been a staple in our home during my Trim Healthy Mama journey!   These cookies are super budget friendly and take minimal special ingredients.   As I started myRead more

Sugar Free Chocolate Hazelnut Mini Cake

Sugar Free Chocolate Hazelnut Mini Cake {THM~S, Diabetic Freindly}

I got so excited when I saw that today is National Hazelnut Cake Day, I saw that pop up on my calendar I just had to Make this Sugar Free Chocolate Hazelnut Mini Cake! Before beginning my Trim Healthy Journey I loved Nuttella… like eat it from the jar on a spoon loved… (yeah notRead 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

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

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

Yummy in My Tummy Turmeric Tea

         I have always had an issue with inflammation. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis when I was 12.  When my dad passed in 2012 my oldest brother was staying with us through the funeral services. Steve likes to cook and he gets creative to the point of “that’s scary” quite often. SoRead more

Chocolate to the Rescue

     Part of what makes me happy eating my new healthier lifestyle is “Skinny Chocolate” it was one of the things that drew me to Trim Healthy Mamato begin with. (We are serious Chocoholics in this house.)      So when  planning for my very first fuel cycle one of the administrators mentioned making chocolate fudgeRead more