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flourless strawberry muffins

flourless strawberry muffins

i have read many places (like here) about the benefits of eating oats, but i just don’t love oatmeal. i was hoping dashing dish’s strawberry shortcake muffins would be a delicious way to to incorporate more oats into my diet. considering they have no sugar or white flour (which might as well be sugar from … Continue reading

strawberry banana bread

strawberry banana bread

i love banana bread and the idea of strawberries in banana bread sounds and looks amazing!  i found this recipe from averie cooks and had to try it! doesn’t it look great?! tip: lay strawberries on top of the bread to make it look even better! i didn’t do this but the strawberries the happened … Continue reading

raspberry bites

raspberry bites

these seem so obvious i wasn’t sure if i should post them.  we decided that even the simplest ideas should be posted because everyone looks for quick snacks!  saucy’s sprinkles had this great idea of putting chocolate chips in raspberries! the best thing about these is that they are simple and you feel good eating … Continue reading

raspberry pretzel jello

raspberry pretzel jello

thus far most of the pins i’ve “tested” are those that i’ve discovered just browsing through pinterest feeds. however, one of the other things i love about pinterest is how easy it is to actively search for something using it. it’s no joke that a picture is worth a thousand words. so who wouldn’t appreciate … Continue reading

broiled banana/grapefruit

broiled banana/grapefruit

i have seen broiled grapefruits on lots of different websites and in recipe books.  i’ve been curious about what it tastes like to cook a grapefruit so i tried it out.  i put a little cinnamon sugar on top and broiled it on low for 10 minutes. it was really tasty. i’ll try it again … Continue reading

dried pineapple

dried pineapple

i love buying dried pineapple from trader joe’s.  when i saw these, i thought i’d give them a try.  i went to the site and was surprised that it is not in english. fortunately, these were pretty self explanatory based on the pictures.  here are some tips: 1. cut the pineapple as thin as you … Continue reading