Maple-Glazed Oatmeal Spice Cookies

The spiced goodness of a warm, fresh from the oven oatmeal cookie is one of my favorite things. I love the way their deliciously cinnamon aroma fills the house as they bake. They also make a perfect holiday cookie to share. A lot of my gifts this season were of the homemade-cookie variety. The week before Christmas I made…

Crunchy Chocolate Candy Bites

I love chocolate. Like, seriously. Love chocolate. I think it’s safe to say I’m pretty much always trying to figure out new ways to enjoy it. And since dark chocolate has a nice list of health benefits and antioxidant properties, it’s not something I feel the least bit guilty enjoying – even on the reset. 100% dark chocolate…

Chewy Chocolate-Coconut Bars

I’m thinking the “every other day” format will be a good one. Today marks Day 3 of the reset, and so far, so good. Although, yesterday… Yesterday, I had a small “cheat”. I don’t like to say “cheat”, because this reset is my own design, and I don’t want that sort of negativity attached to it – after…

Today, bagels! Tomorrow, the reset!

So much has happened over the last few months! I finished another semester of classes. This go-around, I was taking Sports Nutrition, yet another class where I spent half of my time reading the text book picking apart all of the recommendations, sighing a LOT, and sometimes, actually scolding the book. That last one was funny, because…

Double Chocolate Pecan Cookies

Some days, you just want a chocolate-chocolate chip cookie. Some days, that day is Valentine’s Day. I’ve felt quite busy lately, which means I seem to be in a perpetual state of thinking about writing, and then all of a sudden, an entire week has gone by and I haven’t written a dang word. Part of having a blog was to…