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Make Your Own Girl Scout Cookies

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Meal Makeovers, March 2, 2012

It’s that time a year again! We covered recipes for classics like Samoas and Thin Mints, now it’s time for one of the newest Girl Scout Cookie flavors.

Make Your Own Mini Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Recipes, January 13, 2012

This dessert never goes out of style, but the fat and calories in most recipes might force you out of those skinny jeans. Our solution: make minis instead.

Thanksgiving Desserts: Something for Everyone

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Thanksgiving, November 10, 2011

Cooking for a crowd this holiday? Stumped by how to accommodate family members with special dietary needs? We’ve got sweet ideas for everyone at your table. Kid-Friendly Little fingers will love scooping up these tiny cupcakes. They’re portion controlled for the adults, too. Recipe: Mini Carrot Cupcakes

Holiday Baking Prep: Types of Wheat Flours

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Holidays, November 6, 2011

Flour 101 “Flour” is basically the ground meal of any grain. While wheat is most common, oats, corn and rice (among others) are also available. Wheat flours are the classic choice for most baked goods and also tend to have the greatest variation. Types will differ by the coarseness of the grain, amount of glutenRead more

Make Your Own Peanut Butter Cups

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, October 19, 2011

Some Halloween goodies can be downright spooky, try making peanut butter cups at home, eliminating the preservatives found in store-bough treats.

One-Ingredient Banana Ice Cream

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Recipes, August 19, 2011

There’s been quite a buzz over this frozen treat, so we tried our hand at the one-ingredient wonder – homemade banana “ice cream.” Go Bananas Banana muffins and banana bread are classic go-to recipes for over-ripe bananas, but there are some cooler options. When you’ve got more bananas than you know what to do with,Read more