Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies- No Diets Allowed on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Kami from No Diets Allowed is in the kitchen with us today! I'm SO excited to give her Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies a try... they look ah-maz-ing and healthy for me too?!  That's a win-win in my book :) I'll let let her take it from here... I'm addicted to these cookies.  I probably should enlist in some type of recovery program because it's becoming a problem.  I can't live … [Read more...]

Mango Greek Yogurt Sherbet

Mango-Greek Yogurt Sherbert by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  Mango Greek Yogurt Sherbet is a refreshing and healthy way to cool off this summer! [easyrecipe id="14729" n="0"]   Mango Greek Yogurt Sherbet tastes just like ice cream, but without all the fat!  You're family and friends will be fooled and you'll be thrilled at how much they LOVE it! I hope your week is going really well... I am a busy little bee trying to get my … [Read more...]

Strawberry Soup with Angel Food Cake Croutons

Strawberry Soup with Angel Food Cake Croutons by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

 Happy 4th of July!!   This is a fun recipe to help cool you off and you'll LOVE how quick and easy it is to prepare :)  Strawberry Soup with Angel Food Cake Croutons is a quick and refreshing appetizer or dessert...   [easyrecipe id="14585" n="0"]   * Want to learn a quick and easy way to slice strawberries?  Watch this video from my Kitchen Tip Series Strawberry Soup with … [Read more...]

Starbucks Strawberry Smoothie

Starbucks Strawberry Smoothie by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

This morning y'all are reading my RSS feed or checking out my latest post AND I am sittin' my little hinny in the first day of my college summer classes! It's actually very exciting... I only needed a few additional credits, on top of the ones that I've already taken over the past 10 years, to start full time this fall.  It's not scary to enter college as an older (yes, I just … [Read more...]

Tomato Basil Soup

Tomato Basil Soup by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I shared this fabulous  Tomato Basil Soup over with Desiree at the36thAVENUE  last week and of course I had to share it with all of you too!  It's absolutely wonderful and goes perfectly with the Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese sandwich that I posted last week too :) I was so happy to get to hang out and visit with Desiree at a blogging conference a few weeks ago.  We had dinner at a … [Read more...]

Cranberry Apple Smoothie

Cranberry Apple Smoothie by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Cranberry Apple Smoothie  Cranberry Apple Smoothie is a little something I whipped up last weekend!  It's very tasty and a fun way to combine two of my favorite fruits this time of year :) [easyrecipe id="10912" n="0"] Cranberry Apple Smoothie... is a beverage the whole family will enjoy!  I hope you all have a really fun Saturday, I've got a playoff football game for my son … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Smoothie

Pumpkin Smoothie by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Pumpkin Smoothie   Pumpkin Smoothie is a little something I whipped up the other day because I had half of a can of pumpkin in the fridge that I didn't want to go bad... they ended up to be quite a tasty little concoction AND my kids drank them right up :)   [easyrecipe id="10365" n="0"] Pumpkin Smoothie is a super easy treat to whip together and fun for autumn-time … [Read more...]

Pineapple Italian Ice

Pineapple Italian Ice

Pineapple Italian Ice is a deliciously refreshing way to cool off this summer!   [easyrecipe id="6904" n="0"]   We are Disneyland Fanatics and most days when we're there we HAVE to get Pineapple Dole Whips, our children insist!  This Pineapple Italian Ice recipe tastes so similar to those delicious Dole Whips (I think the only thing missing is some cream) that it's a … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue-berries

Red, White, and Blue-berries

Red, White, and Blue-berries  is another fun appetizer for your 4th of July celebrations!!   Red, White, and Blue-berries  is a creamy and delicious fruit dip with a hint of lemon... you'll LOVE it!! * I adapted this recipe from Better Homes and Gardens' all time favorites 2012, "Ricotta Dip for Fruit"   I saw this recipe at my mom's house and, true to my "calorie … [Read more...]

Pina Colada Smoothie

Pina Colada Smoothie

Pina Colada Smoothie reminds me of warm places that serve lotsa yummy drinks with umbrellas in them :) AND since we hit a record high here 2 days ago of 80 degrees!!  I'm not in the mood for TODAY which is rainy and 48...   I'm in the mood for summer!  So, I whipped up this Pina Colada Smoothie :)   Pina Colada Smoothie is refreshing and good for you!!  I LOVE anything … [Read more...]

Apple Cranberry Granola

Apple Cranberry Granola

Apple Cranberry Granola is an incredible combination of a little touch of sweet, a tinch of tart, and a crunch!  Yep! AND it's healthy in every way :)   If you've never heard of Kumut... it's an ancient grain with origins in Egypt, it's a relative of wheat. It has 20 to 40 percent more protein and is higher in good fats, amino acids, vitamins, and minerals.  Apple Cranberry … [Read more...]

Tea and Carrot Cake Scones

Tea and Carrot Cake Scones

At the end of almost every day,  I have a little "Ruthie" time and sit for just long enough to enjoy a cup of tea AND today Carrot Cake Scones!  But most of the time a piece of dark chocolate!!  Mmmm... I'm a dark choc-o-holic to the core : )   I think I'm a much happier lady if I take a little bit of time every day to decompress and a cup of tea does that for me.   In a … [Read more...]