Best Dark Chocolate Brands

For those of you who are  choco-holics like me, sticking to a weight-loss eating regimen can be hard when a sweet craving strikes (especially this time of year).  I’ve had a lot of recent success with the keto diet, but once in a while I need a little nibble of chocolate to get me through…

Easy Breakfast: Crock Pot Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Oatmeal

The slow cooker is one of my favorite and most-used kitchen items, but typically I use it for meats or soups–it never really occurred to me to leave it on overnight to make breakfast.  This oatmeal recipe from Stacey Homemaker is perfect to test it out with. I didn’t get the organic protein shakes she…

Chocolate-Dipped Banana Pops

Ingredients: 2 oz unsweet baking chocolate, roughly chopped 3 oz milk chocolate, roughly chopped 2 ripe bananas ½ cup roasted peanuts, coarsely chopped ½ cup toasted cocoanut Directions: Melt unsweet and milk chocolates together in a heat-proof bowl set over a pan of simmering water, stirring occasionally until smooth Line a baking sheet with waxed…