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

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

Peanut Butter Brownie Bars

  So I bought a Quest Bar the other day, It reminded me of laffy taffy and not in a good way. I have made homemade protein snacks in the past and figured I’d try to make my own bars to make it easier to grab and go if needed.       I’m veryRead more

Soft Molasses Cookies

Soft Molasses Cookies (THM S) these are great for christmas and as a lighter snack.

Soft Molasses Cookies My grandma used to make me molasses cookies when I was little. They are my favorite. I tried some of the other recipes out there for them and all of them came out really hard, I like soft molasses cookies and want to stay on plan through this holiday season. So IRead more