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Coconut Flour Dark Chocolate Fudgy Brownies and Lesson #2 in Converting Regular Recipes to Coconut Flour Versions

Coconut Flour Dark Chocolate Fudgy Brownies

I am really loving using Starlene’s book, Baking with Coconut Flour, to convert regular recipes to coconut flour versions.  It is saving me batches and batches of testing recipe adjustments.  Earlier this week I made grain free herbed biscuits with Starlene’s method.  Today I’m testing her method on a sweeter recipe, brownies. I searched my…

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Grain Free Herbed Biscuits – A Lesson in Converting Regular Recipes to Coconut Flour Versions

Grain Free Herbed Biscuits

My friend Starlene wrote this wonderful book called, Baking with Coconut Flour.  This book is amazing and will appeal to anyone who is an avid baker.  Baking with Coconut Flour walks you through the process of switching a regular recipe to a coconut flour version.  Coconut flour is like flour that has PMS all the…

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Roasted Cornish Hen

Roasted Cornish Hen

When you’re single and cooking for one, you won’t roast a whole chicken that often.  It creates way too many leftovers (reminds me of the time I roasted a whole rabbit and duck, never again).  You can still get that “roasted chicken” experience with a Cornish hen (and it gives you practice for roasting a…

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Spicy Fermented Garlic, the First of many Fermenting Experiments

Spicy Fermented Garlic

How many of you are confident in your fermenting abilities?  I’m slowly getting there.  I still use Real Food Fermentation as my guide and I refer to other people’s recipes.  So far my fermenting adventures have resulted in one win and one moldy mess. Beet Kvass, I’ll try you again another day. My father gave…

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Reserve Your Free Spot at the Healthy Life Summit

I got the scoop on a free online conference that I am really excited about and I feel you will be too. This FREE online conference takes place March 24-30, 2013. Listen to 35 of your favorite health experts, authors, doctors, bloggers, farmers and activists from the comfort of your own couch! The line-up of…

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Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Pasta

Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Pasta

You couldn’t get me to eat spaghetti as a kid.  If I did, I refused to eat it with tomato sauce and would instead angrily eat the plain noodles.  I’m happy those days are over.  Now I no longer have to suffer through family spaghetti nights.  I like experimenting and recently I made spaghetti squash. …

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Spaghetti Squash Tutorial – Learn how to Make Grain Free Spaghetti for Dinner

Spaghetti Squash Tutorial

I’ve heard of replacing spaghetti with spaghetti squash since I started eating gluten free.  As someone who never enjoyed pasta, I never tried making spaghetti squash.  A while ago, I was walking around the grocery store and saw spaghetti squash.  It’s a small yellow squash.  I never noticed it before but then again I never…

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