Healthy Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins

OK, these muffins did not look so great when they came out of the oven, they sank in the middle but they tasted fine so the recipe needs a little work.  I’ve never had muffins sink in the middle before, only cupcakes and cakes, maybe too much baking powder?  I’ll have to tinker and get … Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Oreo Reindeers

Here’s a quick and easy treat for all the little people in your life, although big people will like them too! chocolate Wilton candy melts Oreos tiny twist pretzels red M&Ms candy eyes 1  Melt candy melts according to package directions. 2  Dip each oreo into the melted candy melts with a spoon, shaking gently … Continue reading

Naked Sprinkle Birthday Cake

I’ve been wanting to try a sprinkle cake so this was my first attempt and I learned a few things for the next one.  This was for my friend Wendy’s birthday. Here are a few things I learned: #1  Use darker sprinkles on the top so that the heart shows up better #2  Use bigger … Continue reading

Fudgy 100 Calorie Healthy Brownies

For a 100 calorie brownie, these were pretty good.  The general consensus around here though was that the Greek yogurt added an unwelcome zip to the brownie.  I’m thinking regular yogurt next time might solve that problem. 3/4 cup wheat flour 3/4 cup cocoa 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 tablespoons butter, … Continue reading

Double Chocolate Zucchini Cake Donuts

Another tasty breakfast or snack idea for under 100 calories, around 88 in fact. 1 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce … Continue reading