Low Sugar Baking
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins
Coconut Bars. I am in love with coconut, and rightfully so! It contains medium chain fatty acids and its health benefits are highly lauded. Careful with sweetened and processed coconut. Opt for fresh and crack it yourself when you can! View my blog for how to pick out a good coconut and how to open it. http://parachimera.blogspot.com/2011/10/how-to-pick-proper-coconut.html
Black Bean Brownies. I was so skeptical, but I just made these with my kids and am shocked at how good they are! Chocolatey flavor and airy texture-- but not at all too sweet! Bake for a full 45 minutes.
Gluten-Free Dessert Pastry - NYTimes.com. Now that I've joined the ranks of the no-wheat bunch I am suddenly interested in recipes that do NOT include wheat. I miss it and long for the good old days. Fortunately, gluten-free is not just for freaks anymore - most restaurants and food markets stock it, from bread to energy bars.
Gluten-Free Dessert Pastry - NYTimes.com
Gluten-Free Chocolate Buckwheat Biscotti - NYTimes.com
Pumpkin cookies. Vegan, gluten free AND low sugar.. NOT low calorie, though!
Hazelnut Honey Cake with Spiced Cranberry Chutney — Roost
A warm and hearty way to start the day: quinoa bake with apples.
Under 300 Calories! Apple Cinnamon Quinoa Breakfast Bake
harvest cake with vanilla cream-- gluten free AND low sugar and loaded with veggies... I liked this a lot, but I may actually try bumping up the sugar in the cake itself a bit the next time since I didn't serve it with the cream topping
Pumpkin Banana Muffins - I made these with 1/3 cup brown sugar loosely packed and they turned out just great
Oatmeal Banana Pumpkin Cookies (vegan
Oatmeal Banana Pumpkin Cookies (vegan!)
Maple Cinnamon Crunch Quinoa Granola – Gluten-free, Vegan. A finalist granola for the batch I plan to make for the kids' back to school welcome breakfast... pending verification that the school is not nut-free!
More gluten-free low sugar granola... I'd probably add some dried fruit to this once its baked...