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Piña Colada Poke Cake

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This Piña Colada Poke Cake is moist and delicious, and full of sweet tropical flavors. It’s the perfect treat for warmer weather, or anytime you need a pick-me-up!


Ingredients

Cake:

1 (15.9 oz) box of yellow cake mix3 eggs1 1/4 cups water1/3 cup vegetable oil1 (8 oz) can crushed pineapple with juice1 cup cream of coconut1/2 cup milk1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut
Coconut Buttercream Frosting:

1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter2 cups powdered sugar1-2 teaspoons coconut extract1/3 cup cream of coconut

Get the full recipe and instructions here >> Piña Colada Poke Cake @ belleofthekitchen.com

No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Bites

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Are you looking for a snack that is both nutritious and super tasty?  Try these no-bake chocolate peanut butter energy bites. They are simple to make, ready in minutes and packed with wholesome ingredients.


INGREDIENTS

1 cup (90 grams) old fashioned oats or gluten-free oats1/4 cup (85 grams) honey or agave nectar3 tablespoons organic peanut butter crunchy or creamy2 tablespoons raw cacao powder1 teaspoon chia seeds

Get the full recipe and instructions here >> No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Bites @ aseasyasapplepie.com

Vegan Strawberry Brownies (Gluten-free Grain-free)

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Amazing Strawberry Brownies! These Decadent Brownies are Vegan Gluten-free Grain-free and have No added oil. Chocolatey and fudgy. Soyfree Vegan Recipe


Ingredients

1.5 tbsp flaxmeal1/4 cup (59.15 ml) water plus 1 tbsp1/4 cup (59.15 ml) maple syrup1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 cup (50 g) sugar such as coconut, light brown sugar, cane or other1/3 cup (37.33 g) almond flour1/4 tsp baking soda1/4 tsp salt1/3 cup (28.67 g) cocoa powder (I like dutch processed(alkali processed) cocoa powder but either will work)1 tbsp tapioca starch , optional but helps with less crumbly brownies, or use potato starch1/2 cup (128 g) + 2 tbsp almond butter or cashew butter**1/3 cup (58.33 g) chopped chocolate or chips1/2 cup (72 g) sliced strawberries

Get the full recipe and instructions here >> Vegan Strawberry Brownies (Gluten-free Grain-free) @ www.veganricha.com

Breakfast Cookie

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Low fat AND low calorie Breakfast Cookies are super easy to make and perfect for meal prep! No flour, oil or refined sugars.


INGREDIENTS

BREAKFAST COOKIES:

2 large ripe bananas1 3/4 cups quick oats*
OPTIONAL ADD-INS:

4 tablespoons peanut flour or any nut butter1/4 cup chocolate Chips (I use semi-sweet,dark or miniature)1-2 teaspoons honey (adjust to your taste preference)1/4 cup cacao nibs1/4 cup Nutella or any hazelnut spread1/4 cup peanut butter chips1/3 cup crushed nuts of choice (pecans, peanuts, almonds, walnuts, etc)1/3 cup dried fruit (think cranberries, raisins, sultanas, chopped dates)1-2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract (adjust to your taste preferences)1/4 cup shredded coconut

Get the full recipe and instructions here >> Breakfast Cookie @ cafedelites.com

Vanilla Cake Recipe

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This fluffy and tender homemade Vanilla Cake Recipe is the absolute best! Top it with creamy vanilla frosting or the frosting of your choice. You’ll come back to this classic recipe again and again.


Ingredients

Cake:

2 ½ cups all purpose flour2 teaspoons baking powder½ teaspoon salt1 ½ cups granulated sugar½ cup vegetable or canola oil2 large eggs2 large egg whites2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract¾ teaspoon almond extract optional, but highly recommended¾ cup sour cream¾ cup milk preferably whole or 2%
Vanilla Frosting:

1 cup unsalted butter softened, but still cool to the touch3 1/2 cups powdered sugar (plus more, if needed) sifted if lumpy1+ tablespoons cream, half and half, or milk1 3/4 teaspoons pure vanilla extract1/4 teaspoon almond extract optional, but highly recommendedpinch salt optional

Get the full recipe and instructions here >> Vanilla Cake Recipe @ celebratingsweets.com

Soft Frosted Valentine Heart Cookies

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These heart cookies are soft, chewy, dense, made in one bowl, and you don’t have to roll them out. The easiest Valentine's Day sugar cookies ever!


INGREDIENTS

COOKIES

 1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick), melted 1 large egg 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste 1/2 cup sprinkles
FROSTING

 1/4 cup unsalted butter (half of 1 stick), softened about 2 to 2 1/4 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 to 3 teaspoons cream or milk sprinkles, for decorating (I used a combination of these and these)

To see directions and complete recipes visit Soft Frosted Valentine Heart Cookies @ www.averiecooks.com

3 INGREDIENT VALENTINE CRUNCH COOKIES

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The crunchy-sweet combination of vanilla wafer cookies and a white chocolate coating make these adorable goodies a perfect Valentine's treat for kids and adults alike!


Ingredients:

1 box vanilla wafer cookies (you will need approximately 40)12 ounces white chocolate chips or white candy melts (1 package)red sugar sprinkles

To see directions and complete recipes visit 3 INGREDIENT VALENTINE CRUNCH COOKIES @ dizzybusyandhungry.com