Yesterday I took the Deep Dish Apple Cranberry Pecan Pie to work for our potluck / Secret Santa / Christmas / holiday party. There was just one little problem. It looked too plain. It was beautiful in its own “real food” way, but I knew the top needed to be dressed up, … click here to continue reading Spiced Caramel Sauce (Honey Sweetened, Dairy-Free)
I was inspired to make this yummy pie after I made the Pear Pecan Pie. I just knew it was going to be a hit and it was perfectly delicious! I must warn you that it is pretty sweet, but the cranberries lend a tart bite and balance out the flavor. [UPDATE: The … click here to continue reading Deep Dish Apple Cranberry Pecan Pie (Grain-Free, Honey Sweetened)
Too much dessert going on around here. I’m gaining weight and I’m not the least bit happy about it! I just keep getting all these fun doodads to use in the kitchen and coming up with so many fun creative recipes and can’t help but want to test them out.
And here’s … click here to continue reading Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting
This is a variation spun from the Coconut Pecan Cocoa Fudge. Once again, this fudge is full of healthy fats, contains no sugar or artificial sweeteners and no chocolate! (When I first posted this recipe, I accidentally included cocoa powder in the list of ingredients. That has now been removed.) I used … click here to continue reading Healthy Coconut Peanut Butter Walnut Fudge
I see delicious food everywhere. The really awesome thing is even though I “can’t have it” the chances are pretty high that I can actually recreate it and make it into something I can have, plus it will actually be healthy and made from real food!
Please be aware that … click here to continue reading Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin Spice Buttercream Frosting
First I’m going to start with some of the treats I have here on my blog, but be sure to look over the links below the images to find some neat GAPS Friendly Halloween food party ideas!
GAPS Friendly Treats and Snacks Werewolf Fingers made with peanut (or any nut) butter, honey, … click here to continue reading Halloween Food & Treat Ideas (Grain-Free, Sugar-Free)
One of my favorite things to do is to buy several pounds of in-season fruit and envision a brand new recipe over several days, attempting to bring it to fruition when I’m off work. Last weekend I had pears. First I made a “braided” bread with pear and apple … click here to continue reading Pear Pecan Pie
Before we start, yes, you can have chocolate on GAPS. Dr. Natasha says, “I find that many people can start having it occasionally on the Full GAPS Diet, once the digestive symptoms are gone.”
I’ve never been much of a fudge lover. I think that’s because most fudge is usually way too … click here to continue reading Healthy Coconut Pecan Cocoa Fudge (Honey-Sweetened, Dairy-Free)