Jiggle-No-More Gingerbread Truffles

devinalexanderDessert, Recipes

151 calories | This truffle mixture is sticky, so I recommend you remove any rings before shaping the truffles. Though the process is a bit messy, trust me that the end result is so delicious, you’ll quickly agree it’s worth it!

Passionila Cocktail


110 calories | 1 passion tea bag no sugar or caffeine
6 ounces piping hot water
1 – 1 1/2 teaspoons Truvia
2 tablespoons lime liqueur (lime infused tequila)
1 1/2 tablespoons fresh squeezed lime juice
6 ice cubes
1 lime slice for garnish

Grilled Turkey Cutlets with Cranberry Honey Mustard Sauce

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167 calories | I love making turkey cutlets, especially when I’m in a hurry, because they generally require very little trimming and cook exceptionally quickly. Whether you pan “fry” them or grill them, as I have done here, they take only a couple of minutes per side. After basic preparation, I always like to add a simple…

Gingerbread Overnight Oats

devinalexanderBreakfast, Recipes

350 calories | 1/2 cup old-fashioned oats
1/2 scoop stevia sweetened vanilla protein powder
1/2 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk
2 teaspoons chia seeds
1 teaspoon molasses
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/16 teaspoon ground ginger
pinch ground cloves
pinch ground nutmeg
1 tablespoon…

Perfect Pumpkin Pie-lets


100 calories | 9 mini fillo shells
2 large egg whites
1/4 cup solid pumpkin puree
1 teaspoon maple syrup
1 teaspoon Truvia
1 teaspoon brown sugar
1/2 tablespoon whole-grain oat flour
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon plus 1/8 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon baking powder…

Sweet Potato Pancakes


144 calories | I prefer to use light-skinned sweet potatoes over the red-skinned ones for these pancakes. Though you can add the toppings suggested below, I like them best with just an extra touch of sea salt.

Bacon-Wrapped Figs


136 calories | Devin’s Note: When you buy goat cheese, you’ll often see both the cheese logs and crumbled varieties. Either is fine to use for this recipe, but if you use the crumbles, be extra careful to really pack the crumbles into the teaspoon measure. You’re not using a lot of cheese here, so you want to make sure…

Run, Don’t Walk, Rum Balls

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155 calories | These delicious treats contain about half the calories and a tiny fraction of the fat found in traditional rum balls – and as an added bonus, one serving contains 4 grams of fiber! Make sure you dust the rum balls lightly with cocoa powder. Too much cocoa will impart a bitter taste.

Crab Stuffed Shrimp


80 calories | 4 ounces drained Canned lump crab meat
2 tablespoons finely chopped whole green onion
1 tablespoon light mayonnaise preferably natural
2 teaspoons lemon zest
1 teaspoon finely chopped fresno pepper
1 1/2 tablespoons whole wheat panko bread crumbs
12 extra large shrimp preferably wild caught
olive oil spray…