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12 Healthy, Grain Free Pumpkin Recipes to Get you Through Fall

I may be halfway through my favorite fall candle, but today marks the …

I may be halfway through my favorite fall candle, but today marks the first official day of fall. It is officially seasonally appropriate to start talking about what just might be everyone’s favorite time of year. I’ve seen a few leaves on the ground but am still waiting for that …

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In the Kitchen: Paleo Donuts

I tricked some non-paleo friends into enjoying these baked apple cinnamon “donuts”. All …

I tricked some non-paleo friends into enjoying these baked apple cinnamon “donuts”. All you need to get started is this little donut pan. And all this stuff. Ingredients: 1/2 cup almond flour 1/4 cup coconut flour 1/4 cup arrowroot flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 eggs (these …

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A Simple Spring Caprese Salad

Almost every time I order a salad at a restaurant, I’m left wondering …

Almost every time I order a salad at a restaurant, I’m left wondering how I can create it at home. And every time I make a salad at home, I’m left completely underwhelmed. Except for my friend Meg’s recipe, and this light, delicious, un-groundbreaking, and springy salad I’m about to …

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Whole30 Banana Ice Cream

I got really into Halo Top ice cream and still think it’s the …

I got really into Halo Top ice cream and still think it’s the greatest thing ever. It’s low in calories and sugar, isn’t processed, has a good amount of protein, and tastes like heaven, but isn’t Whole30 compliant. I was forced to take a little break but found myself missing my …

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In The Kitchen: Paleo Banana Pancakes

Last week, I decided to add a little something to my breakfast and …

Last week, I decided to add a little something to my breakfast and whipped up nom nom paleo’s cinnamon and coconut pancakes. I followed her recipe but added a little sunbutter (so good) and this past weekend, added 1/2 a banana. We had banana pancakes on Saturday and Sunday. They’re …

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In the kitchen / Mini pumpkin cheesecake

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I had a quiet little Thanksgiving …

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I had a quiet little Thanksgiving with the boyfriend here in Chicago. I cooked, baked & bought a few pre-made dishes since I was feeling a bit uninspired.  I don’t eat turkey so Thanksgiving is a day of carbs for me. I am …

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In the kitchen: vegan peanut butter cups

Better than Reese’s & they aren’t bad for you. The perfect indulgence, just …

Better than Reese’s & they aren’t bad for you. The perfect indulgence, just in time for Halloween. Recipe from Alicia Silverstone’s book, The Kind Diet.

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In the kitchen: sparkly gold pancakes

I made these pancakes with the boyfriend on my birthday using the Williams-Sonoma …

I made these pancakes with the boyfriend on my birthday using the Williams-Sonoma ebelskiver pan {thank you, Nicole!}, ebelskiver mix, gold shimmering sugar, turning tools & Dr. Oetker organic frosting {purchased at whole foods}. Melt a little earth balance or  butter in each pancake well of the pancake pan. Spoon …

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In the kitchen: S’mores Cupcakes

On Wednesday night I finally decided on a recipe for Thursday’s recipe exchange …

On Wednesday night I finally decided on a recipe for Thursday’s recipe exchange party. I would make s’mores cupcakes. I figured that anything combining s’mores & cupcakes had to be good, and the recipe required a kitchen torch. Done. You should know that I have always wanted a kitchen torch, …

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