Healthy Holiday Treats: Mini Apple Pie

What you'll need: 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 tbs chilled butter 2-3 tbs water Granny Smith Apples 1 lemon 1 tbs honey 2 tbs sugar 2 tbs chopped walnuts 1 tbs cinnamon 1 tbs milk Get cookin! Whisk flour, salt and butter in a large bowl. Mix until consistency resembles coarse … Continue reading Healthy Holiday Treats: Mini Apple Pie

Healthy Holiday Treats:No-Bake Truffles

Yields 24 Ingredients 1 cup dries pitted dates or 4 ounces chopped 1 cup of water 1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons reduced fat chunky peanut butter 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 full sheets of whole wheat graham crackers 1/2 cup old-fashioned … Continue reading Healthy Holiday Treats:No-Bake Truffles

Healthy Holiday Treats: Skinny Eggnog

Skinny Eggnog Serves 6 Ingredients 2 cups nonfat milk 2 large strips of orange and/or lemon zest 1 vanilla bean 2 large eggs plus 1 egg yolk 1/3 cup cup sugar 1 teaspoon cornstarch freshly grated nutmeg, for garnish (optional) Instructions Combine 1 1/2 cups milk and the citrus zest in a medium saucepan. Split … Continue reading Healthy Holiday Treats: Skinny Eggnog