Archive | Sweet Treats RSS feed for this archive

3 Ingredient Fudge (Oil-free, butter-free, nut-free!)

Would you believe that fudge can be insanely delicious without butter or oil? Well, it can and it is. What is fudge? It is a very rich, sweet indulgence. That is why they are cut into such small pieces, because you only need a little bite at a time. I’ve yet to see any fudge […]

Continue Reading

Lemon Vanilla Puffs

These little cookies are like little cloud puffs in your mouth. As I’ve mentioned before, my hubby loves lemon. He asked me to make him some lemon vanilla cookies and this is what I came up with. They are little cookies that are cakey and soft. He actually hushed me as I was asking him if he […]

Continue Reading

July 4th Ice Cream Bowl Cake

Happy 4th of July! I wanted to create a holiday themed dessert that was healthy and not loaded with sugar…..yet still taste amazing. Using cashews makes the ice cream thick and creamy. It is incredibly easy and fast to whip up, the hardest part is waiting for it to set in the freezer. While this dessert is […]

Continue Reading

Banana Molasses Cake With Molasses Cream Frosting (Vegan, GF & Oil-Free Versions)

I’ve never been much of a banana fan. I can only handle small doses of it. However, after I created this amazing banana molasses gluten-free cake, it was the perfect amount of banana, without overpowering. Topped with a light coconut molasses cream frosting made it pure heaven! When I saw Christina mention on her blog […]

Continue Reading

Chocolate Espresso Almond Cookies and Xylitol Sweetener Review

These are my most popular cookies I’ve ever created and are continually requested from friends and family. Every single person who has had them asks for a batch again. I guess people love chocolate and espresso….I know I sure do! The almonds give them such moisture and flavor, while the applesauce makes them incredibly soft and […]

Continue Reading

Chocolate Hazelnut Raspberry Bars (Gluten-free, Oil-free)

Today’s recipe is in honor of the Virtual Vegan Potluck….and Mother’s Day! If you have been following my blog since last year, you may remember my recipe from the last potluck, Chocolate Espresso Biscotti. These bars are serious business….serious, very serious about the hazelnut flavor and of course chocolate. 3 layers…a bottom chocolate crust, dreamy chocolate […]

Continue Reading

Sunflower Cinnamon Oat Balls (Gluten-free, Oil-free, Nut-free)

Thanks to Sarah over at Gazing In, I had the pleasure of making this recipe. Seriously, her blog has got to be one of my favorites, if not my favorite. Everything on her blog is so incredibly easy, quick and delicious. So, go check her out and see what you have been missing in your […]

Continue Reading

Lemon Sherbert (Vegan)

My hubby made a request. He said I make too many chocolate desserts and he is not a big fan of chocolate….gasp!! Well, I asked him what he would like for me to make specifically for him…he did not hesistate….”lemon sherbert!” Sherbert is amazing because it has the lightness of sorbet with that icy feel […]

Continue Reading

Cinnamon Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies (Flour-free, Gluten-free, Oil-free)

I have a confession….I’m a gluten-free junkie. I’m having such success creating my gluten-free recipes, that I may be doing most, if not all of them, gluten-free going forward. I have found the lack of wheat is giving me slightly better digestion and a flatter tummy. My all time favorite flavor is cinnamon. It has […]

Continue Reading

Vanilla, Lemon & Mint Breakfast Loaf (Gluten-free, Oil-free, Refined Sugar-free)

This is the perfect healthy, hearty and delicious breakfast to start your day. I am in love with this loaf. I combined several of my favorite flavors….vanilla, lemon, mint and a hint of cinnamon. Not one flavor overpowers the other….just touches of each compliment each other. It is mildly sweet, making it the perfect breakfast […]

Continue Reading