Indulge your sweet tooth with these delicious desserts - without a surplus of fat, sugar and calories.


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Flax Bean Brownies

Beans in brownies you ask? My taste testers couldn't even detect the beans added to this recipe! I think you'll agree that these are some of the lightest and fluffiest brownies around.

Grilled Fruit Kebabs with Lemon Ginger Dip

This refreshing dessert is the perfect finish to a summer barbecue. The fruit needs only to be heated, so cooking time is short. For a variation on this recipe, soak the fruit in orange juice before grilling.

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

When I was a kid, these were my favourite cookies. Still are. This recipe uses large-flake rolled oats and has just the right amount of raisins. They're a hit with adults and kids. For variety, substitute dark chocolate chips (or coarsely chopped…

Almond & Berry Yogurt Breakfast Parfait

Use Greek yogurt for extra protein. Or, substitute some of the yogurt with kefir to boost your prebiotic intake. This recipe also doublea as a healthy dessert.

Chocolate Walnut Cookies

These delicious cookies combine two heart healthy foods – walnuts and dark chocolate. Look for a dark chocolate bar with at least 70 percent cocoa solids.

Cinnamon Pecan Baked Apples

Use a firm variety of apple that will hold its shape after cooking, such as Granny Smith, Spy or Ida Red.

Coconut Almond Macaroons

I love coconut, so macaroons are a favourite of mine. This recipe yields unbelievably light macaroons that literally melt in your mouth.

Ginger Flax Cookies

To enjoy freshly baked cookies any day of the week, portion 1/2-inch (1 cm) balls of dough onto a baking sheet and place them in the freezer. Once frozen, transfer them into a re-sealable freezer bag and freeze for later use.