Almond Joy Blended Coffee

I have to admit, I’m kiiiiiiind of obsessed with this new blended coffee recipe, especially since starting a 21-Day Sugar Detox at the beginning of this month. While it’s a great aim for all of us to lower our added sugar intake, know that even simple pleasures like your daily coffee can still be a…

Double Chocolate Waffles

It seems we’re on a waffle-kick, my friends! Since Winter Storm Jonas had us stuck in the house for several days (seriously – we haven’t left the apartment since Friday), we’ve been watching a lot of food porn — aka, Good Eats and America’s Test Kitchen. I don’t know what it is about snow falling outside (and trapping you…

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…

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…