All Dessert Recipes Index


Apple Pie Parfait (nonfat/high protein)

Posted on Jul 19th, 2012

Today is the day to find out if you've won the Arctic Zero giveaway... please head on over to the post to see if you've won or watch this video…

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Apple Poppy Seed Cake with Chocolate Glaze

Apple Poppy Seed Cake with Chocolate Glaze (reduced sugar)

Posted on Apr 4th, 2013

Our Easter table had a surprising dessert. Poppy seed desserts are among my favorite type of desserts. We usually have Lazanki for Christmas Eve…

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baileys cupcakes

Bailey’s Irish Cream Cupcakes

Posted on Mar 14th, 2012

I'm making two posts in one day, that's what's up! This is how you know I'm excited to be a new blogger. Anyways, we bought a big bottle of Bailey's…

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Banana Cream Pie Parfait (high protein)

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2012

I want summer to end already. Woah, yes, that's right - I said it. The more it randomly rains for one day, the more I realize how much I love rain,…

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Angel Cake Berry Trifle for 4th of July #MyMarianos #shop #Cbias

Berry Cake Trifle Parfait for 4th of July (Chicago Bakeries)

Posted on Jun 30th, 2014

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for…

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Chocolate covered banana bread balls

Better than Cake Balls!! Chocolate-Covered Banana Bread Balls

Posted on Dec 21st, 2012

Are you ready for something EVEN better than regular cake balls? Who knew a simple covering of chocolate can totally transform a regular snack…

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Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting | Sens

Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

Posted on Aug 2nd, 2012

I still have a lot of left over AP flour and white sugar... what does this call for? Cupcakes! This time, the reason for these cupcakes is that it's…

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carrot lemon cupcakes

Carrot Cupcakes with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

Posted on Apr 8th, 2012

Happy Easter everyone! Whether you celebrate it or not, I hope your day is filled with happiness! I have no idea how American Easters go, since I…

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Chocolate Almond Cookies (vegan)

Chocolate Almond Cookies (Vegan Cookies Recipe)

Posted on Dec 18th, 2012

These are cloud cookies. They are super soft and magically delicious ;) I love these Chocolate Almond Cookies. Plus they're vegan! Yay. My…

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chocolate avocado banana pudding

Chocolate Avocado Banana Pudding: Vegan Dessert Recipe

Posted on Mar 31st, 2012

This sneaky vegan dessert recipe is a must-have for anyone, vegan or not! This Chocolate Avocado Banana Pudding is wonderfully healthy but don't let…

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chocolate chia pudding

Chocolate Chia Pudding

Posted on May 7th, 2012

Today I am sharing something that tastes so indulgent but is actually really good for you. Don't you love those treats? They are just the best. I…

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Cherry Buttercream Frosting

Posted on Aug 19th, 2013

It's been a while since I posted a recipe. These darling little cupcakes were made for a special occasion a while back. I made them as a thank-you to…

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healthy chocolate pudding cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Pudding Filling and Chocolate Frosting (low calorie!)

Posted on Jun 17th, 2012

My dad is a huge fan of cream-based desserts. He loves all of those creamy fattening desserts such as eclairs, but is a sucker for Wuzetka, which is…

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dulce de leche bars

Chocolate Dulce de Leche Bars

Posted on Mar 23rd, 2012

So I might have done these yesterday but didn't want to overload you guys with posts. I had about half a cup leftover dulce de leche from yesterday's…

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easy homemade chocolate hazelnut fudge

Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge

Posted on Apr 9th, 2012

Sometimes we try to do something and something else comes out of it instead. Not necessarily bad or good. Just different. It came out to be good in…

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PB&J Cupcakes vegan

Chocolate PB&J Cupcakes (healthy vegan cupcake recipe)

Posted on May 6th, 2012

Looking for vegan cupcakes? You're in the right place. These Chocolate PB&J Cupcakes are just fabulous. This healthy vegan cupcake recipe is…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Chia Pudding - this is HEALTHY??? Wow!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chia Puddings (Virtual Vegan Potluck May 2013)

Posted on May 10th, 2013

A year ago I participated in the very first edition of the Virtual Vegan Potluck with an amazingly delicious and healthy vegan Strawberry Banana…

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Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes

Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes with Red Wine Buttercream Frosting

Posted on May 13th, 2012

Before I dive into this delicious Chocolate Red Wine Cupcake recipe, let me say that I'd like to wish every mother out there Happy Mother's Day! I…

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Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes with Red Wine Buttercream Frosting (healthier)

Posted on Jul 17th, 2013

Get ready to drool because these Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes are just too amazing to miss. This is a healthified recipe so you don't have to feel bad…

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Chocolate-Glazed Coconut Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Balls #KraftEssentials #shop #Cbias

Chocolate-Glazed Coconut Peanut Butter Rice Krispies Balls

Posted on Dec 30th, 2013

I love holiday desserts! This Chocolate-Glazed Coconut Peanut Butter Rice Krispies Balls recipe is part of a sponsored shop on behalf of…

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coconut brownie

Coconut Brownie for One (vegan/low cal/low fat)

Posted on Jul 6th, 2012

As a girl living on her own, without a family to feed, I've come to really appreciate single serve desserts. One, I don't have to make a whole bunch…

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orange coconut date balls

Coconut Orange Date Balls

Posted on Apr 5th, 2012

These Coconut Orange Date Balls are a delicious healthy vegan snack recipe - they are gluten free and easy to make with all real ingredients. Plus…

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baileys and guinness chocolate cupcakes

Guinness and Bailey’s Chocolate Cupcakes for St. Patrick’s Day

Posted on Mar 15th, 2012

Wow. Oh my god. I'm going to sound cocky or conceited right now and I don't care but this is only the second time ever making cupcakes and these…

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pear apple tart

Happy Pi Day with a Pear Apple Tart!

Posted on Mar 14th, 2012

I woke up to the realization that today is Pi Day! Although I don't really eat pie for the mere fact that they are usually loaded with sugar and fat,…

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hard cider dulce de leche cinnamon cupcakes

Hard Cider Cinnamon Cupcakes with Dulce de Leche filling and Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2012

Ahhh, today was most definitely a cheat day. I have been waiting for this day all week! I can't say my cheat days are always on Thursdays, I don't…

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Healthy and Gluten Free double chocolate Microwave Mug Cake! This changed my life FOREVER. Amazing! Learn more at

Healthy Double Chocolate Microwave Mug Cake (Gluten Free)

Posted on May 7th, 2013

I don't use the microwave often, but when I do... I make microwave mug cakes. Not just any microwave mug cakes either. You know me. You…

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Apple Pie Cupcakes, These are perfect for Fall!

Homemade Apple Pie Cupcakes Recipe

Posted on Oct 15th, 2012

These delicious homemade apple pie cupcakes recipe is the very spirit of fall! The flavors are dynamic and drool-worthy. You will fall in love with…

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Honey Apple Pie with Raisins and Nuts

Honey Szarlotka or Polish Apple Pie with Honey, Nuts, and Raisins

Posted on Mar 25th, 2013

Is it too soon for another szarlotka recipe? Pfffft, please! It's never too soon for another recipe of any kind! Well, this one actually wasn't…

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Milky Way Rice Krispy Balls - dessert recipe #GameDayBites #shop

Milky Way Rice Krispies Balls {Quick & Easy Recipe for Game Day}

Posted on Oct 4th, 2013

Disclaimer: These delicious and easy Milky Way Rice Krispies Balls (recipe) were created with a tailgating party in mind. This post is sponsored…

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Mocha Banana Protein Soft Serve

Mocha Banana Protein Soft Serve

Posted on Oct 31st, 2012

As you probably already know, post-workout or post-run eats are hugely important in proper recovery. My recovery meals range from protein oats,…

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molten lava-esque microwave cake for one

Molten Lava(-esque) Mocha Microwave Mug Cake for One

Posted on Jun 7th, 2012

This delicious and healthy microwave mug cake only looks and tastes sinful. Seriously, it tastes more than sinful. I feel like it's a cheat day. Or…

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pb&j parfait

PB&J parfait (high protein/lowfat)

Posted on Jul 21st, 2012

I have a big love for PB2. I actually prefer it to regular peanut butter. Yes, the main reason is because of its caloric value. But another reason is…

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peaches and cream dessert with high protein

Peaches and Cream Ice Cream

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2012

Wow, you guys really wanna win the Arctic Zero prize pack, huh? I don't blame you - it's a huge giveaway! I'm just as excited about it as you are!…

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chocolate peanut butter microwave mug cake

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Posted on Mar 27th, 2012

I'm in a rush today, I just got home from class and I have to leave again to meet my mom and go to my boyfriend's apartment. I had a few minutes to…

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Pineapple Cupcakes from

Pineapple Cupcakes using Greek Yogurt

Posted on Jan 25th, 2013

Wednesday was one of my good friend's and co-worker's birthday and I wanted to make something special for her. But what? We all know that I love…

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Polish Apple Crumb Cake (reduced sugar)

Posted on Apr 8th, 2013

Ohhhh mama, how I love you so, for making this. Man, this apple cake recipe was the BOMB diggity. As you can tell by all of the previous recipes…

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Pumpkin brownies (vegan) indulgent and super moist yet low calor

Pumpkin Brownies (vegan) & “The Hypnotist’s Love Story” by Liane Moriarty {book review}

Posted on Dec 7th, 2012

These Pumpkin Brownies are not only decadently fudgy and delicious-  they are also 100% vegan and healthier than your regular brownies. They blew…

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe (healthier)

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies (healthier)

Posted on Dec 7th, 2013

You guys have been so patient. I know you loved the look of these delicious Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies from my Friendsgiving post and I'm finally…

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raspberry mint yogurt bites

Raspberry Mint Yogurt Bites

Posted on Jun 18th, 2012

My parents' garden is filled with raspberries. I love how easily they want to grow. Every day there is a ton of new ones ripening and they are simply…

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Red Velvet Protein Chia Pudding

Red Velvet Protein Chia Pudding

Posted on Jun 21st, 2013

Hope you  aren't sick of my Chia puddings yet... I can't help it, guys, I really like them! I first made the Peanut Butter Chocolate Chia…

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Rice Pudding Protein Cheesecake with Berry Chia Sauce and Frozen Greek Yogurt Chia Truffles

Posted on Jul 20th, 2012

Today I have a special guest on my blog, Kym from an awesome healthy eating blog Free Spirit Eater. She and I decided to do a recipe swap of sorts by…

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Skinny Mini Pumpkin Pies

Skinny Mini Pumpkin Pies (low calorie)

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2012

Pumpkin pie is not always the healthiest option but we love is so much, right? Thankfully I created a healthy pumpkin pie in perfectly portioned…

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Spiced Chili Chocolate Cookies (vegan & gluten free)

Spiced Chili Chocolate Cookies with a secret ingredient (vegan and gluten free cookies recipe)

Posted on Dec 11th, 2012

Oh my gosh, I had no idea I could love "sneaky" cookies this much. Especially not cookies that are grain free! I am not gluten free nor vegan so I…

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Baked Vegan Spiced Squash Protein Donuts #Bake4Better #ad

Spiced Squash Protein Donuts/Muffins (vegan, no sugar added)

Posted on Nov 21st, 2013

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Grapeseed Oil Spray. Disclosure: Forgive the crumbly photos. I couldn't wait and took…

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surprise cookies

Surprise Cookies

Posted on Apr 1st, 2012

I was craving all kinds of things yesterday. Literally, I went from wanting a sandwich to wanting fruit to wanting chocolate. And I got stuck on the…

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Szarlotka or Polish Apple Pie //

Szarlotka or Traditional Polish Apple Pie, reduced sugar

Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

In case you haven’t noticed it’s almost Pi Day! While I am not a huge pie fan (cake girl over here… actually make that cupcakes! Yum!) I do…

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Tiramisu Cupcakes – Delicious and easy cupcake recipe

Posted on Sep 18th, 2012

I made a visit to my parents on Sunday with the full intention of baking something. I wasn't sure what I was going to whip up, but I knew something…

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Snickers Cupcakes by #cupcakes #dessert @snickers

Unbelievably delicious Snickers Cupcakes

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013

Friday was my roommate's birthday. Ashley turned 23! Gosh, we're old, haha. Ashley's favorite candy bars are Snickers. I have no idea how she…

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Zucchini Brownies Recipe + Important Announcement!!

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2013

This is a recipe for fudgy zucchini brownies that are sugar free, vegan, and full of shredded zucchini for an added vitamin and veggie boost. These…

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