Cardamom Pear Butter Cake

Cardamom Pear Butter Cake

Cardamom Pear Butter Cake Serves: 8 Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend! We can finally say that it is officially fall and boy, does the weather feel like it too! We didn’t even hit 70 degrees here yesterday! It makes for perfect baking days! 😉 The boyfriend and I stayed pretty low […]

Healthy Lobster Mac & Cheese

Healthy Lobster Mac & Cheese

Healthy Lobster Mac & Cheese Serves: 2 Happy Friday Everyone! I hope you had an amazing week! I decided to end the week on a savory note. After eating an abundance of seafood on my trip to Aruba and enjoying quite a bit of lobster while away in Cape Cod earlier this summer, I decided […]

Mocha Mousse & Peanut Cream Bowls

Mocha Mousse & Peanut Cream Bowls

Mocha Mousse & Peanut Cream Bowls Serves: 2 Last week I posted a recipe for Mocha Ricotta Mousse in dedication to my cousin, Maria. I loved it so much, that I made a second batch! But this time, I decided to spice it up a little bit by creating a full on sweet, yet super […]

Creamy Summer Veggie Pasta Salad – Sunday Power Meal #2

Creamy Summer Veggie Pasta Salad – Sunday Power Meal #2

Creamy Summer Veggie Pasta Salad Serves: 2 It’s that time of the week again!! Time for our Sunday Power Meal Challenge recipe hosted by Kasey at Powercakes! I know everyone has been anxiously awaiting today! If you follow myself or Kasey on twitter then you would have seen people already talking about their power meals […]

Mocha Ricotta Mousse

Mocha Ricotta Mousse

Mocha Ricotta Mousse Serves: 2 With all the heat and humidity that we have been having, the last thing I’ve wanted to do was turn on my oven, even though I have been dying to bake! So, I sat down and looked through my ‘recipes to make’ book and saw chocolate mousse. My cousin Maria […]

Single Serve Kiwi Cream Cheese Cakes

Single Serve Kiwi Cream Cheese Cakes

Single Serve Kiwi Cream Cheese Cakes Serves: 4 I love mini and single serve desserts, snacks, bars, etc because they are portion controlled! They are easy to just grab and go before the gym or on my way out the door on a crazy day! Like we talked about in yesterday’s post, I have been […]

Dijon Shrimp & Raspberry Pasta

Dijon Shrimp & Raspberry Pasta

Dijon Shrimp & Raspberry Pasta Serves: 1 The other night I was going to make a salad with shrimp and raspberries for dinner. When I pulled my arugula out of the refrigerator I noticed that it had started to go bad (shame on me!), so I needed to change my game plan. I had already thawed […]

Tropical Kamut Parfait

Tropical Kamut Parfait

Tropical Kamut Parfait Serves: 1 When the weather gets hot and humid (like it is right now on the east coast…98% humidity in some areas!!) I want something that is cool and refreshing and doesn’t require me to turn on my oven! Parfaits are one of my favorite ‘go-to’ meals. They are quick and very […]

Ricotta “Cheesecake” Bars with Cinnamon Kamut Crust

Ricotta “Cheesecake” Bars with Cinnamon Kamut Crust

Ricotta “Cheesecake” Bars with Cinnamon Kamut Crust Serves: 6 These ‘cheesecake’ bars have an amazing cinnamon crust with a sweet vanilla top! They make an excellent pairing to your coffee or tea! Fit Ingredients Crust: 3 c (48g) puffed kamut cereal 1/4 c sweetener of choice (stevia/splenda) 1 tsp cinnamon 118g liquid egg whites Filling: 1/4 […]

Savory Johnny ‘Fit’ Cakes

Savory Johnny ‘Fit’ Cakes

Savory Johnny ‘Fit’ Cakes Serves: 1 Did you really expect a girl who was born and raised in New England to not throw in a traditional recipe every now and again? Johnny Cakes are actually quite healthy if you look at how they were orginally made (cornmeal, boiling water and salt). Over the years they […]