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Double Chocolate Chip Coconut Flour Cookies

Double Chocolate Chip Coconut Flour Cookies

I whipped up a batch of double chocolate chip coconut flour cookies for you!  Coconut flour cookies tend to have a bad reputation.  They are too dry and gritty, too soft and pancake like, basically it takes a lot of special tweaking to get a coconut flour cookie to be loved.  Today I’m sharing with…

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Coconut Flour Banana Bread

Coconut Flour Banana Bread

I’ve been working on and off for a long time on a coconut flour banana bread recipe.  When I first started baking with coconut flour this was one of the recipes I started to create.  I’ve been through so many trials with it where it was too moist, the top was sunken in or there…

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Mini Nectarine & Ginger Popsicles – Guest Post by Meatified

Mini Nectarine & Ginger Popsicles

I want to introduce you to my friend, Rach, from Meatified!  Isn’t Meatified a cool blog name?  Rach develops grain free meals and snacks and shares them weekly on her blog and Facebook page.  Be sure to checkout both.  Here’s Rach’s divine mini nectarine and ginger popsicles recipe.  I just love the photo so much,…

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Grain Free Coffee Cake Muffins with Raspberry Jam Filling

Coffee Cake Muffins

I recently did a guest post for my friend Amber from Paleo Savvy.  I made this really cute grain free muffin with a coffee cake streusel and raspberry jam filling.  Originally I was aiming for a doughnut that was raspberry filled but all of my attempts didn’t make a doughnut that was worthy of sharing. …

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Paleo Chocolate Chip Blondies

Paleo Chocolate Chip Blondies

I loved these Paleo Blondies from The Nourished Kitchen Guide to Grain-free & Dairy-free Baking, Sweets and Treats.  They were extremely easy to make.  I wasn’t sure about adding unsweetened coconut to the paleo blondies but it really adds a nice touch to the recipe.  I threw the ingredients together in 5 minutes and let…

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Coconut Flour Chocolate Chip Banana Cookies

Coconut Flour Chocolate Chip Banana Cookies

I’ve tried repeatedly in the past to make a coconut flour cookie I loved but I usually ended up with something too dry and not worthy of sharing.  Well, I really love this cookie!  I have made batch after batch until I got it just right.  The problem with coconut flour cookies is that coconut…

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Dairy Free Sweetened Condensed Milk

Dairy Free Sweetened Condensed Milk

I’ve been baking a lot and sometimes the baked goods from the original recipe calls for sweetened condensed milk.  Before now, I skipped over those recipes.  I refuse to feel deprived.  I researched what sweetened condensed milk is and thought about how to make my own dairy free sweetened condensed milk. Sweetened condensed milk is…

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Low Carb Gluten Free Mac Cookies!

I want to introduce you to Mac Cookies, short for Macadamia Nut Cookies!!!  Guess what the secret ingredient is?  …nope, not macadamia nuts but they do make it taste great.   Coconut Palm Sugar!!!  I bought this sugar like 6 months ago but with the move from Toronto I couldn’t find it:P  I went out and…

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Baked Banana Split

I’m not sure where I saw this recipe idea but I thought it was brilliant!!!  Here is a dessert that you can assemble in minutes, make into a variety of flavour combinations, serve around campfires, get your kids to eat…the list goes on and on.  The Baked Banana Split might not look like the most…

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Strawberry Mousse with Coconut Whipped Cream and Fresh Strawberry Sauce (GF, DF, and V) – Guest Post by Kristina

Strawberry Mousse

Kristina is an amazing baker and her recipes capture creativity.  I love looking through her blog, Whipped, for dessert ideas.  All of this is accomplished by her while working on her degree.  Checkout her blog for her imaginative dessert concoctions!  Hi everyone! I am so excited to be guest posting today for Carol! Her website…

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Paleo Treats Product Review

Paleo Treats

Disclaimer – This is a non-sponsored review of Paleo Treats.  All opinions expressed are mine.  I received their product free of charge for a review on my blog. Paleo Treats prides itself on using real ingredients and keeping those ingredients to seven items or less.  Their products are sweetened with honey instead of sweeteners.  Paleo…

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Baby Clams in a Spicy Coconut Sauce

I want to apologize for the lack of blog posts in March and April.  I’ve been so busy writing reports and other important things.  My life has been a circus.  My apartment that I was trying to rent out got a nasty infestation of cockroaches.  Someone viewing the place might have accidentally brought them in. …

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