Fresh Fruit Birthday Cake

It was my neighbor Micah’s birthday the other day and he is off sugar so I decided to give one of these all fresh fruit cakes a go and it was pretty fun and not too difficult. Here’s a look at the top and a look at the side 1 watermelon 1 lemon, cut into … 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

Pecan Brownie Pie

I’m so behind on blogging!  This was the pie I made for Thanksgiving but I’ve been working and trying to get ready for Christmas and my corgi Finn has been really sick and so I am woefully behind!  Oh well, you could always make this pie for Christmas!  I loved it so much.  I don’t … 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

Baked Waffle Sticks

If you follow my blog then you know that I have a love affair with waffles!  We tried this stick version which you can eat with your fingers, woo hoo and they were delicious!  I even made a few substitutions to take down the calorie count and no one noticed.  I made them in my … Continue reading

Easy Chicken Fajitas

Super easy and quick way to make fajitas, also really yummy! 1 – 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, sliced into strips 1 red pepper, sliced into strips 1 orange pepper, sliced into strips 1 yellow pepper, sliced into strips 1 envelope fajita seasoning 1/2 cup water 1 1/2 pounds frozen precooked chicken breast strips … 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