Browsing Category : Desserts

Oatmeal / “Oatmeal” Cookies (2 Recipes)


Happy Wednesday!  Half way to the weekend! I hope you all are having a great week so far.  Mine has been busy but good!  I helped my twins finish their admission essay for a college they are applying.  It was so surreal not just to read what they wrote but also to realize how much they have grown.  The essay…

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Halloween Treats


Happy Halloween! Today is one of the few days kids hop right out of bed ready to go!  Today is a day they will get candy and goodies of all kinds!  Today is the day parents will try to steal, sneak, and hide some of their kids candy.  (Not for themselves, of course). Today is one of those days dieters…

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Paleo Fudgsicles and (for the teenagers) “Poo”sicles!


Fudgsicle?  Why, yes please!  These are so easy to make (other than the waiting for them to freeze part).  I found the molds at Wal-mart.  They are BPA free and under a dollar.  I originally bought them to make fruity popsicles.  However, we went to the beach and I was wanting ice cream.  Why do I always want ice cream at the beach?! …

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Almond Butter Cups


Happy Tuesday!!  Welcome to summer!  The kids are out of school (wish my full-time job took a summer break), pool is open, beach trip planned, summer to do list is written, and summer recipes are coming!! I love the sunshine (even though it has been raining FOREVER here).  I am just not a fun of the heat or humidity. Since…

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Homemade Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies


Happy Friday!!! I hope you have had a great week!!  Mine has been super busy and the weekend is promising the same.  I did manage to do some cooking this week and I can’t wait to share!!  Lots of posts coming your way…even a reader requested post!! First up….COOKIES!!! (Yes, please) Before I started my Whole30 and Paleo adventure I…

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Paleo Banana Nut Bread


Good Morning!! I hope you all had a great weekend!!  I sure did! One of my beautiful daughters performed in our local All-County Honor Band on Saturday. They did fantastic!!  They had only 1 full day of rehearsing the music before the performance and sounded like they had worked on it for months.  It was amazing!  Another one of my…

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Valentine’s Day Brownies & Chocolate Covered Strawberries


Love is in the air!!! Happy Valentine’s Day!!!  Nothing says Valentine’s Day better than chocolate and roses!!  I was lucky enough to get both.  How about you?  I had a conversation this morning with my brother about not wanting a card, flowers, or chocolates.  (Cards are expensive, flowers die and chocolate will ruin my Food Freedom).  However, that sort of…

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