Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites

Growing up my mom did a great job of trying to instill healthy eating habits in my brother, sister, and I.

Her philosophy was all about moderation – balanced meals, and limits when it came to snacks. However, that snack cabinet was full of all kinds of not-so-good for you things: chips, cookies, those pre-packaged cakes, and always ice cream in the freezer. Now trust me, as a kid I had no complaints about these options, but as a mom my feelings on these snacks have changed a bit.

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Black Bean Brownies

I know, I know what you are thinking. How could Black Bean Brownies be any good?

Well, I have to tell you something this healthier dessert is my new favorite and I guarantee your kids will love it, too! (But, you do not have to tell them there is black beans in it, unless you want to)

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Avocado Brownies

Happy Friday! So, I had a different post written up for today, but I made a split second decision to change it up because these AVOCADO BROWNIES are too good to keep to myself!

I found this recipe over at FrugalMomeh.com and have been meaning to give it a try for a while now. I mean, I already love chocolate avocado cookies, and chocolate avocado pudding, so avocado brownies naturally seemed like the next dessert to make (btw, can you tell I LOVE chocolate?!).

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News 12- Ugly Holiday Sweater Party Ideas

It is the most festive time of the year and a great way to celebrate the holidays with your family and friends is to have an Ugly Holiday Sweater Party theme.

Having a theme party does not have to break the bank.

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminti (Momee Friends of Long Island) have some fun ideas for you to create your party with items from your local dollar store.

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Popcorn and Kix Husks- Treat Idea

How cute are these for your fall party?

popcorn and kix husks

Using Kix cereal or popcorn these can be used as a favor or a treat for your harvest party.

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DIY Healthy Popsicles

A great way to cool off on the hot summer days.

“Natural fruit is yummy and sweet and no need to add sugar for a delicious snack.”- says Erika Burdick of B. Fit Long Island

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