Tag Archives: chocolate

Getting the hang of ‘cheat day’

I didn’t have a great loss last week on the Slow Carb Diet — just .2 pound, and it literally took me all week to get there. But I feel like I’m starting to get the hang of Cheat Day*, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Ice Bean

Given a choice between a Wendy’s chocolate Frosty and Chocolate Ice Bean, I’d take this smoothie every single time. I’m tired of feeding my taste buds while ignoring the nutritional cravings of the rest of my body.  This concoction, taken … Continue reading

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Cherry-chocolate energy bars

This is what we’re giving some of the more fitness-minded folks on our gift list instead of fudge or cookies this year. It’s a slightly adapted version of a “power ball” recipe Ben got from one of his baseball coaches. … Continue reading

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Taste test: Cocoa Puffs vs. Chocolate Fiber One cereal

Like Cocoa Puffs, Chocolate Fiber One cereal turns the milk in your bowl chocolate-y. But is that a good thing — or a bad thing? “Chocolate-y milk is a good thing,” was Rowan’s opinion, but she was in the minority … Continue reading

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Chocolate avocado pie

I’d no sooner set this dark chocolate vegan pie down at a recent ladies’ night get-together than my new friend Brandy asked, “Oh, is that the one that’s made with avocado?” So much for the “sneaky chef” angle. The good news is, this was … Continue reading

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