Jun 29 2016
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These grain-free dairy-free chocolate almond berry pancake bites are amazing. Little paleo muffins of delight! Make this recipe for breakfast or brunch and you won't be disappointed.

These delicious little pancake-muffin bites are so fluffy and airy, everyone will love them at your next brunch. Cocoa berry almond muffins – paleo, too.


Feb 06 2016
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Grain-free, Gluten-free, Paleo Gingerbread roll-out Cut-out cookies

These paleo gingerbread men were roll-out-able and deliciously soft, whether warm or cool. They had all of the gingerbread flavors we loved, and no gums or complicated ingredients.


Feb 05 2016
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Grain-free, Gluten-free, Paleo (1)

This royal icing recipe is foolproof! If you want plain, you can leave it as is, or add a little bit of vanilla extract.


Easy Skillet Apples with No Sugar

Looking for quick and easy desserts? This skillet-fried cooked apples recipe will be sure to hit the spot. Grain-free and with no added sugar, it’s like apple pie without the pie.


Jun 06 2015
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Springtime is for Popsicles - Delicious healthy popsicle recipe & Tips!

Want to know how I know it’s officially springtime in my house?  My freezer is full of POPSICLES!  Every year, when the weather warms up, I start making popsicles. The kids love to play outside while enjoying their (very messy) popsicles, and I love that I get to really easily get them lots of great


healthy cranberry orange gelatin dessert

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. On a recent trip to Dollar General (outside of San Antonio) for some supplies for a holiday recipe, we were inspired by the cranberry jelly. Every Thanksgiving, I grew up having a wobbly cranberry sauce that


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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. When I went to Dollar General to get ingredients for some summer treats, I was happy to see so much inspiration. There was a pretty big fresh section (our store is a Dollar General Market)


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A few years ago, when I started cooking grain-free recipes, I heard about coconut flour as an alternative to wheat flour. I wasn’t sure how to use it though, and since it wasn’t a straight substitution, I needed some help learning how. Enter Bruce Fife’s cookbook, Cooking with Coconut Flour. There’s nothing flashy about this


Oct 19 2012
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A couple of weeks ago, I bought a bunch of apples and whipped up some Cinnamon Applesauce. I didn't use any “established” recipe, but how can you go wrong with something so simple? All applesauce is is cooked apples, mushed up or blended, really. I filled my crock pot with apples, peeled (because they're not


Oct 15 2012
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Paleo Cauliflower Hummus

This book. Is. A. Gamechanger. There are books explaining the hows and whys of Paleo, which might have a few recipes. Then there are cookbooks with lots of Paleo recipes and full-color photos, and usually a brief introduction and maybe a shopping list or “how to stock your pantry” type feature. But Practical Paleo by


Sep 19 2012
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I had heard somewhere about eating more coconut oil in order to raise the fat content of your breastmilk, so I thought I would try it out. That was a couple of days ago, and the fudge I made has been really delicious, but I’ve read some more stuff since then… basically saying raising the


Jul 30 2012
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Anneliese’s birthday is at the end of July, and that means Summer is in full-swing and berries are busting out all over (well, here in Central California anyway!) My girl is a huge fan of fruit, so last year when she turned 1, I sought out a grain-free strawberry cake. I ended up making a



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