Tag Archives: Dessert

April’s Cake: Chocolate Peanut Butter Poke Cake

5 May

Nom-Rating: **** (4/5)

This cake is not fancy.

It’s not made from scratch.

It’s not full of complex flavors.

It’s not difficult to make.

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Healthier! Peanut Butter Brownies

26 Mar

Nom-Rating: ***** (5/5)

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Teeeeeeechnically, the title of this post is a little misleading. 

Really, it should have two more words in there that I chose to leave out because I didn’t want you to write this recipe off:)

Black Bean Brownies

Despite those two little words being the main ingredients of this recipe, believe me that you’re going to be blown away by these brownies!

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February’s Cake: Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake

4 Mar

Nom-Rating: ***** (5/5)

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Happy Mardi Gras! 

Mr. Torres and I celebrated today by stopping in for donuts this morning on his way to work:)

We probably have donuts something like three times a year, so it was a real treat!

Chocolate Strawberry Cheesecake

Two months in and I’m still holding up my end of the worst deal I think I’ve ever made!

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Carmelized Banana Pumpkin Crisp

31 Oct

Nom-Rating: ***** (5/5)

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Happy Halloween!

I hope you have plans for tonight that involve costumes, candy and pumpkins!

The only pumpkins we have this year

The only pumpkins we have this year:P

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Yonana Inspiration #3: Pineapple Whip

19 Aug

Nom-Rating: **** (4/5)

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A couple of summers ago I made a couple of attempts to make healthy, dairy-free ice cream alternatives.

The first attempt combined apple juice, pineapple and bananas and ended up being a pretty sorry excuse for ice cream.


The second attempt followed the true Yonana concept more closely and yielded much better results.

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