Friday Favorites #6: Squash Variations & Recipes

Friday Favorites #6: Squash Variations & Recipes

Squash is a wonderful treat in the fall and winter time. I love to use it to create new recipes and flavors as the seasons change. Frequently, people buy or receive an abundance of squash in the fall and then don't know how to use it! I thought I would devote this post to how [...]

Friday Favorites #3: Healthy-ish Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Friday Favorites #3: Healthy-ish Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

A Little History.. When I was little and my family was going on a car trip, my mom would always make banana chocolate chip muffins. They were full of sugar, refined flour and LOTS of chocolate chips. They were one of my favorite road trip snacks. I remember one particular instance when we were leaving [...]

Gluten Free Molasses Cookies

Gluten Free Molasses Cookies

These cookies are "grab another" good. We made them last year, and they have quickly become a holiday tradition. My husband asked for a second round this year! They are sweetly satisfying alternative to a Christmas classic (gluten free, dairy free, nut free and high protein). Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 12-15 mins Total Time: 30 [...]

Smoothies (Real food/Paleo recipes!)

Smoothies (Real food/Paleo recipes!)

I've been on a smoothie kick lately! Here are a few of my favorite real food smoothie recipes... Green Banana Bread Smoothie (dairy free optional) Protein: 1 scoop vanilla #grassfed whey protein powder or organic pea protein + 2 T #pastureraised collagen protein powder (20 G protein total) Fat: 1/4-1/2 an avocado (1 serving healthy fat) + 1 T [...]

Chocolate Chunky Spice Cookies – Paleo!

Chocolate Chunky Spice Cookies – Paleo!

These are the perfect fall cookie. They're chunky, warm and chocolatey. Very good and filling! They go great with a cup of coffee. Dairy and gluten free Ingredients: 3 cups almond flour 3 T erythritol* 1/2 T stevia* 1 T cinnamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp sea [...]