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Chocolate Honey Mint Cups

Make these ASAP! I don’t remember the last time I was so gleefully delighted about a recipe, and E shares my excitement. I miss peppermint patties, and it’s that time of year. The HFCS ones are out, of course, and … Continue reading

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Wintertime Granola

I’ve always loved granola. Because, really, what’s not to love? But without oats or grains, even the idea of granola didn’t compute. I finally tried Paleo Krunch, which was super yummy, but the price tag was enough of a deterrent … Continue reading

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E’s Cake (Chocolate Hazelnut Torte) Redux

It’s E’s birthday, so I went back to this Harris family classic and made some tweaks to E’s favorite.  Gotta say that none of the pictures I got are amazing, so *ahem* I just may need to make the cake … Continue reading

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Ode to Almonds

I love almonds. I make almond crackers. I add chopped almonds to green beans. An almond piecrust? Done and…and re-done. I put them in cupcakes, bars, cakes, muffins and coat ‘em with praline. They’re a must for the topping of … Continue reading

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Comfort foods

When the going gets tough, the tough eat chocolate. But there’s a point where most of us *gasp* could use a break from chocolate or, at least, go for different chocolate variations. Here are some of my favorites that taste … Continue reading

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Sticky Fingers Maple Walnuts

Need a last minute dessert or hostess gift? Here you go! I absolutely adore this recipe because it’s delicious, versatile and I can have a dessert or gift made and on its way in 10 minutes. Sweet, huh? I love … Continue reading

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Mmmm…Gravy

I love gravy. It kinda makes the whole Thanksgiving thing perfect, doesn’t it? And so I was determined to make a gravy that I’d thoroughly enjoy. I looked at a few recipes but didn’t quite find one that hit the … Continue reading

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Almond-Coconut Pie Crust

It’s pie crust season for sure, so I wanted to get this posted ASAP! This is my new favorite-most thing. Most pie crusts use eggs or palm shortening, which I can’t have. My old one used agave, which I’ve been … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Top 10 Favorites

Ah, the taste of Autumn. Here are some of my favorite recipes that are perfect this time of year: Desserts: Apple crisp Vegan, grain-free—one of my very favorites Vegan Maple Pralines! So amazingly delicious—refined sugar-free and vegan Cinnamon Roasted Walnuts … Continue reading

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Chocolate Egg Cream-Vegan, Paleo Friendly

It’s definitely time for a chocolate fix, yes? Years ago, I was flipping through a magazine that had a recipe for chocolate egg creams. I’m surprised that I actually read it, as someone who can’t eat eggs or cream, but … Continue reading

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