Tag Archives : Dates


Gingery Pepita Energy Bars – a little spicy, a little salty and a little sweet and only around 150 calories! 4

Gingery Pepita Bars – a little spicy, a little salty and a little sweet. 100% delicious. These are so satisfying and EASY to make – you’ll never spend money on pre-made bars again.  I’ve been making tons of variations of these with whatever is on sale.  I simply add enough dates, raisins or prunes so that […]

Gingery Pepita Energy Bars

Warm Fruited Quinoa

Warm Fruited Quinoa

Olive oil, various fruits, nuts and warm spices are typical in Moroccan cuisine – so here I did a twist on that with quinoa and olive oil and then added some dried fruits and seasoned it simply with salt and pepper. If you feel adventurous try adding any of the following herbs and spices: Fresh […]


Cocoa Truffles 2

Moving forward with the truffle idea that originated from Chocolate Covered Katie, I whipped up some simple yet delicous ones with my mini food processor.  I got to eat a few of them and somehow my mom ended up with the rest.  Mom this recipe is for you!  Cocoa Truffles Ingredients 1 cup dates1/4 cup prunes1 […]


Raw Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cup Truffles 4

Weekend visits with my grandmother while I was growing up were magical.  First on our list to do was a trip to Kings Castle Land.  Upon arriving at this small amusement park in Whitman, Mass you would cross a drawbridge over a moat.  As a child I found this sort of thing very entertaining.  Nothing […]