One of my favorite easy chocolatey treats to enjoy on Valentine’s Day are dark chocolate-covered strawberries. They’re so easy to make and are much less expensive to whip up than buying pre-made. Plus, it’s a fun activity to do with your loved ones! They also only require a few simple ingredients Dark chocolate chips, chunks…

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Can I interest you in a festive salad that goes perfectly with any holiday meal but is easy enough to make on a weeknight? I thought so! This Brussels sprouts cranberry salad is filled with nutritious ingredients like apples, pomegranates, walnuts and dried cranberries with an easy vinaigrette dressing you can make at home (and…

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Thanksgiving is right around the corner and I think we can all agree that pumpkin pie is a MUST on the holiday table. I look forward to it every single year and allow myself to fully enjoy the real thing since it’s not something I have very often. And that’s important to remember when it…

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Many of us are looking for something sweet to eat on Valentine’s day – especially chocolate – and this mug cake is the perfect solution. It’s fast and easy to make – the batter gets mixed up in a bowl, transferred to a coffee mug and microwaved for 1 minute. Literally 1 minute! It’s just…

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There are a ton of options out there for holiday desserts, and many of them are loaded with sugar. If there is a dessert you look forward to eat every year during the holiday season (I’m looking at you, pumpkin pie), then I say have a small piece and thoroughly enjoy it. But if you’re…

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Let’s get right down to it today. It seems like we skipped fall and went right to winter in the Midwest, but I’m making a point not to skip over all of the delicious fall foods, like these Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins. They’re tender, soft and flavorful, and you’ll be surprised to know they are lower…

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What in the world is granita? Well, friends – I’m excited to tell you! If you’ve never heard of it or had it before, it’s a super simple frozen dessert reminiscent of shave ice (think of a ‘shaved’ snow cone) made from fruit. It’s cool, refreshing and a tad sweet, making an amazing end-of-summer treat!…

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I love a sweet frozen treat when it’s hot outside. I also love when that sweet treat doesn’t require any cooking and very little freeze time. And that’s why I’m sharing Banana Berry ‘Nice’ Cream with you today! Because it’s all of those things, and it’s been really, really hot outside. If you haven’t heard…

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You know spring has arrived when rhubarb starts popping up all over the place. And the first rhubarb recipe I make each year is strawberry rhubarb crisp because, well, strawberries and rhubarb are a match made in heaven. It’s the sweet + tart thing, plus the variety of textures the dessert provides. My grandma always…

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