Skinny Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins

Skinny Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins | 30 minute low-fat muffin recipe with applesauce, Greek yogurt, & whole wheat flour | shardsoflavender.com

Healthy Skinny Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins, ready in 30 minutes! A low-fat moist muffin recipe with applesauce, Greek yogurt, & whole wheat flour.  October 22nd – November 4th:  Vote for my entry ~Naked Apple Cake with Pecan Frosting~ and print the recipe. Come back tomorrow and vote again(NO registration and it takes a few [Continue Reading...]

Peanut Butter Buckeye Brownie Bars

Peanut Butter Buckeye Brownie Bars | Fudgy Brownies with peanut butter layer and chocolate ganache| shardsoflavender.com

Starting with your favorite brownie mix, my fudgy Buckeye Brownies are sandwiched with a creamy peanut butter layer and finished with a chocolate ganache. If you’re feeling particularly crazy, add the peanut butter drizzle for an over-the-top sweet treat! October 22nd – November 4th:  Vote for my entry ~Naked Apple Cake with Pecan Frosting~ and [Continue Reading...]

Coffee Cinnamon Roll Muffins with Espresso Glaze

Coffee Cinnamon Roll Muffins with Espresso Glaze | Fluffy, tender triple coffee cinnamon rolls| shardsoflavender.com

Fluffy & tender, these homemade Coffee Cinnamon Rolls are baked in muffin pans and topped with a buttery, coffee-infused crumble & a creamy espresso glaze.  Celebrate National Coffee Day with triple the coffee taste! Happy Monday!  How was your weekend? Did you spend your time relaxing or going somewhere special? We did a little bit [Continue Reading...]

Drumstick Muddy Buddies

Drumstick Muddy Buddies | Puppy chow made with vanilla & chocolate Chex, sugar cones, & peanuts | shardsoflavender.com

Homemade Muddy Buddies that taste like a Drumstick Ice Cream Cone!  A mix of Vanilla & Chocolate Chex, sugar cones, and peanuts come together in this fun Puppy Chow.  Makes a large batch, so you can choose to share with friends or keep it all to yourself! I like to think of myself as a fairly inquisitive individual. [Continue Reading...]

Coconut Almond Chia Energy Bites

Coconut Almond Chia Energy Bites | Nutritious & healthy balls of oats, dried fruit, chocolate & honey | www.shardsoflavender.com

Healthy No-bake Coconut Almond Chia Energy Bites, packed with nutritious ingredients. Almonds, coconut oil, oats, honey, cranberries, & a touch of chocolate create the perfect snack for after school or workouts! I lost most of you at chia, didn’t I? Just give me a chance to explain and maybe I’ll convince you to give these little [Continue Reading...]

Apple Spice Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Apple Spice Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting | Healthier with no added oil or butter + apples, butterscotch, cinnamon, & nutmeg | www.shardsoflavender.com

Healthier Apple Spice Cupcakes with no added oil or butter, flavored with apples, butterscotch, cinnamon, & nutmeg, and topped with Cream Cheese Frosting!  I just love the little pockets of flavor hidden inside my version of Apple Irish Cake. Please tell me you’re not tired of my apple recipes… Sorry for three in a row, but I [Continue Reading...]

Cheddar, Ham, and Caramelized Apple Stromboli

Cheddar, Ham, and Caramelized Apple Stromboli | Homemade Rolled Pizza | www.shardsoflavender.com

A Stromboli recipe with a twist… Homemade Pizza Dough with layers of apples, sautéed with butter, cinnamon, & brown sugar, cheddar cheese, mustard, and ham.  My family loves this rolled pizza, which combines some of my favorite sweet & savory flavors together! October 22nd – November 4th:  Vote for my entry ~Naked Apple Cake with Pecan [Continue Reading...]

Apple Pie Greek Yogurt Parfaits

Apple Pie Greek Yogurt Parfaits | Greek yogurt bowls, granola, & cinnamon apples. Healthy & protein rich! | www.shardsoflavender.com

Easy to make in 5 minutes, my healthy Apple Pie Parfaits are packed with protein rich Greek yogurt and layered with crunchy granola clusters & cinnamon apples. If you love apple pie, these parfaits are perfect way to have the taste without all the calories! October 22nd – November 4th:  Vote for my entry ~Naked [Continue Reading...]

Pumpkin Pie Brownies With Dulce de Leche Whipped Cream

Pumpkin Pie Brownies with Dulce de Leche Whipped Cream| Chocolate & Pumpkin Layered Dessert Bars| www.shardsoflavender.com

Chocolate Pumpkin Love! Fudgy layered dessert bars, spiced with cloves, nutmeg, ginger, & cinnamon and finished with a dollop of Dulce de Leche whipped cream. Celebrate the upcoming arrival of fall by baking a batch for your loved ones! What is it about the upcoming arrival of fall that seems to appeal to so many of [Continue Reading...]