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Nut Free Granola

Nut Free Granola

I wanted to share a Nut Free Granola recipe from The Paleo Kids cookbook I recently received. Granola has oats in it which led a lot of Paleo people to make a Paleo version of it, which led to a lot of Paleo granola recipes that are very heavy in nuts. My friend Jen has made…

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Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Chocolate Chip Cookie Icing (Preview from The Grain-Free Snacker)

Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Here’s another sneak peek recipe from my digital cookbook, The Grain-Free Snacker.  I adore cupcakes.  This cupcake is made with coconut flour (my favourite grain-free flour). I love using coconut flour as the base of my grain-free cupcakes and muffins.  The texture is amazing if you use the correct ratios. These cupcakes will remind you…

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Chocolate Flourless Cupcakes (Preview from The Grain-Free Snacker)

Flourless Cupcakes

I have the most exciting thing for you ever!!!  I have a sneak peek for you from one of my favourite recipes from The Grain-Free Snacker!!!! I have a microwave flourless chocolate cupcake recipe on the blog that you can make in 1 minute.  People love it, but I often get asked when I am going to…

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Dairy-Free Mint Chip Ice Cream

Dairy-Free Mint Chip Ice Cream

I have watched my friend Jennifer from Predominately Paleo grow into a better blogger daily and it’s really exciting for me to finally say she now has her first ebook ready for you!!!  Jennifer collaborated with Vivian from The Real Food Guide to bring you not only a digital ice cream cookbook, but a cookbook…

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Best Paleo Chocolate Brownies EVER!

Paleo Chocolate Brownies

This recipe not only satisfies my sweet tooth, but treats like this have allowed me to adhere to my grain-free lifestyle for almost 3 years!  I am happy to say that I will never go back to eat processed foods or purchase a boxed brownie mix again! Giving up grains has changed my life, and…

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Spiced Chocolate Panna Cotta with Strawberry Coulis

Spiced Chocolate Panna Cotta

I have to admit I LOVE panna cotta. It was hard for me to give it up when I started following a low-carb diet. I kept experimenting with healthy alternatives to panna cotta using different flavours such as strawberry & rhubarb, which can be found on my blog. This recipe has always been my favourite.…

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Grain-Free Wild Blueberry & Chocolate Chip Scones

Grain-Free Wild Blueberry & Chocolate Chip Scones

Today’s post comes from Jaime of Zest & Zeal.  This is the second time I’ve been able to share with you a recipe from this fantastic blog!  Jaime first shared this popular recipe for Paleo Turkey Roll-Ups with Avocado Dressing (great kid friendly lunch idea).  I really love their work.  Today she is sharing with…

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Dairy-Free Chilled Pumpkin Pie Pudding

Dairy-Free Chilled Pumpkin Pie Pudding

I love pumpkin!  Or I should say I am falling in love more with pumpkin as an adult.  I wouldn’t touch the stuff as a child.  I created a recipe I called a pudding, dairy-free chilled pumpkin pie pudding to be exact, although it’s not truly a pudding because I took the easy route and…

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Almond and Coconut Butter Fudge

Almond and Coconut Butter Fudge

Tis The Season It is that time of year again. You know, where you bring out a platter of delicious cookies and holiday treats for everyone to enjoy! As most of you already know, most cookies and holiday treats contain a ton of sugar and wheat and it can be really hard to find alternative…

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Double Double Caramel Sauce (Dairy Free)

Double Double Caramel Sauce

I put my cookbook, Indulge: 70 Grain Free Desserts, on sale for $15.98 which is the lowest price I have ever offered.  The sale ends Oct 29th.  As part of the celebration, I shared this simple dairy free caramel sauce I call, Double Double Caramel Sauce, a recipe from the book on my friend Lauren’s site,…

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Mini Pumpkin Pies

Mini Pumpkin Pies

I started craving fall desserts.  I started with pumpkin naturally.  Although I was probably influenced by picture after picture of pumpkin desserts on Facebook.  I love pumpkin pie.  I didn’t grow up liking it.  Mainly because my parents didn’t like it so my siblings and I automatically never ate it and thought it was gross.…

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Lemon Meringue Pie Ice Cream (Dairy Free)

Lemon Meringue Pie Ice Cream

I never thought of ice cream as a health food before but now I do since I make my own.  I start with a dairy free base of coconut milk, but only use the cream that rises to the top, then I add lots and lots of egg yolks, yes egg yolks since I feel…

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