fourth of july recipes

Top Fourth of July Desserts

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With the Fourth of July coming up in less than a week now, I’m already brainstorming of what desserts to make. My husband and I always end up entertaining or going to a family event, in which case I most definitely don’t like to come empty handed. I’m a huge fan of baking, so I’ll always end up bring some sort of sweet or making 2-3 desserts for our own parties!With all of my recipes below, I stuck with my secret of swapping out butter for coconut oil. I have been a fan of using this healthy fat for years […]

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Top Fourth of July Recipes

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With the 4th of July right around the corner, I bet that many of you are busy party planning away! I have definitely started making my menu for this all day family celebration, so I wanted to take the time to share a few ideas that I have in mind. I’m all about making both healthy and indulgent dishes, so I’ll be sure to have a mixture of everything. From appetizers to dessert, my goal is to have an array of food to keep those tummies full! I love using coconut oil in my recipes as a replacement for butter […]

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Healthy, No- Bake Watermelon Flag Cake

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We are all familiar with the traditional shortbread cake topped with cool whip, blueberries and strawberries for Fourth of July right? How about you make your Independence Day healthier this year! Yes, Holidays are a great excuse to indulge on your favorite sweets but why not stick to your healthy way of eating and make a dessert that is just as tasty as real cake? I bet your thinking what would you replace for this typical shortbread cake and I will replace it with watermelon. Now you’re probably thinking that I have officially lost my mind because cake and watermelon […]

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