• healthy pumpkin chocolate chip muffins
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    Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

    If there ever was a #basic girl who loved all things pumpkin…it’s me. Although I should be more clear: I love all things pumpkin chocolate chip. If there’s no chocolate involved let’s be honest it’s not as good! I just can’t help it. Something about fall, Halloween, and delicious pumpkin treats makes me giddy. The problem? Most pumpkin treats aren’t¬†exactly healthy. Pumpkin breads, cakes, cookies, and muffins are usually loaded with sugar. I’m all about enjoying those treats in moderation but I love crating healthier versions to enjoy at home. That’s why I came up with these¬†healthier PUMPKIN CHOCOLATE CHIP MUFFINS! These healthy pumpkin chocolate chip muffins turned out SO…

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    Kid Approved Black Bean Brownies

    Sundays call for yummy treats! Of course, it had to be something chocolatey and had to be something my nephew would approve of since he’s visiting the next few days. I’ve seen recipes for ways to make healthy brownies, one of them using black beans! It seemed so strange at first, but after making these a few times, I’m hooked. These black bean brownies come out perfect every time! They were soft and super chocolatey plus all healthy ingredients! My nephew loved them so I think to say it’s kid-approved! Healthy Black Bean Brownies Ingredients:   1 15oz can of black beans drained and rinsed (or 1/2 cup of dry…

  • Healthy 5 ingredient cookies
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    5 Ingredient Cookies (No Sugar Added)

    So confession time. I have a really hard time resisting homemade chocolate chip cookies. Who doesn’t?  *DROOLING* Something about that oooey gooey chocolatey goodness ya know? I wanted some of that goodness but a quick healthy version, so I whipped up these 5 ingredient cookies!   Perfect for breakfast, a pre-workout snack, guilt-free free dessert. Simple, clean, yummy, and only 5 ingredients! Enjoy! 5 Ingredient Cookies 1 C mashed banana (about 2 medium bananas) 1 C rolled oats 1/3 C dark chocolate chips 1/4 C unsweetened shredded or flaked coconut 2 tsp vanilla Mix everything together well and form little cookies on a parchment lined cookie sheet Bake for 10 min…