Holiday Recipes

Thin Mint Truffle Cupcakes

Thin Mint Truffle Cupcakes with a mint truffle inside the cupcake! If you love the iconic Girl Scout Thin Mint cookies, you’re gonna LOVE this minty chocolate recipe. Ingredients TRUFFLE CENTERS 24 chocolate mint cookies (Girl Scout Thin Mints or Keebler Grasshopper), finely crushed (I used a food processor) 4 1/2 ounces chocolate cream cheese, …

Easy Shepherd’s Pie + Tasty St Patrick’s Day Food Traditions

Ingredients Potato Topping 1.5 pounds russet potatoes (about 3 medium), peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces 4 tablespoons (2 oz) unsalted butter, softened .5 cup whole milk, warmed 2 large egg yolks Salt and black pepper, to taste Filling 1.5 pounds ground lamb 1 medium onion, minced 2 medium carrots, peeled and cut into 1/2 …

Parmesan Asparagus Quinoa Quiche Muffins

Quiche muffins made with protein-packed quinoa, Parmesan cheese, and asparagus are delicious, fluffy egg muffins. These crustless quiche muffins are delicious for any holiday brunch or even breakfast or lunch on the go. They’re gluten-free, vegetarian, they freeze well, and they’re a Weight Watcher’s friendly breakfast, coming in at just 2 Smart Points per muffin! Ingredients 6 …

Beef Braciole (Stuffed Flank Steak)

Ingredients 1/3 cup water 2 Tablespoons butter 1 cup dry stuffing cubes 1 1/2 pounds flank steak 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 clove garlic, minced 2/3 cup grated Pecorino Romano cheese 4 tablespoons freshly chopped Italian parsley leaves, divided 1/2 cup diced onion 1/2 green bell pepper, diced salt and black pepper 15 oz …

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Ingredients 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 4 ounces (1/2 cup) butter, or organic vegetable shortening 3 large eggs, lightly beaten 15 ounces (2 cups) sugar, or low carb sweetener 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons vanilla bean paste or vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 8.4 ounces ( 2 cups) all purpose flour, , low carb baking …

Halloween Stuffed Peppers Jack O Lanterns

Ingredients 4 large orange bell peppers 1 cup cooked rice, white or brown 1 Tablespoon avocado oil, or other healthy cooking oil, plus additional for coating sheet pan. 1 pound lean ground beef, ground turkey, or ground chicken 1 medium yellow onion, diced small 8 ounces mushrooms, chopped 2 cups roasted red pepper sauce, homemade …

Pumpkin Bars with Chocolate Crust

Ingredients Pumpkin Pie Crust 1 cup almond flour, ( or all purpose flour) 1/2 cup erythritol, ( or granular sugar) 4 oz (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted 2 Tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1 Tablespoon sugar-free syrup, ( or maple syrup) Pumpkin Pie Filling 2 cups 100% Pure Pumpkin Puree 8 oz (1 cup) greek unflavored …

Crustless Pumpkin Pie with Marshmallows

Crustless pumpkin pie may soon become one of your favorite easy slow cooker recipes! Topped with marshmallows and a rich chocolate fudge sauce, it’s a make-ahead, gluten free Thanksgiving dessert recipe that will kick traditional pumpkin pie to the curb. Ingredients 15 ounces pumpkin puree, not pumpkin pie filling 12 ounces evaporated milk 3/4 cup granulated …