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Hot Cocoa

By | 2017-10-24T19:29:04+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Dessert, Recipes|

Hot Cocoa For this recipe, I usually just use a regular serving teaspoon, rather than a measuring teaspoon.  It's easier and makes this recipe more of a "g0-to" you can make in minutes.  I guarantee you will memorize it quickly and just be able to make it on a whim!  Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 cup boiling [...]

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Blueberry and Nectarine Crostata

By | 2017-08-29T15:00:16+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Dessert, Recipes|

Blueberry and Nectarine Crostata (serves 6-8) Ingredients: For the crust: 11/2 cups sifted almond flour 1/4 cup coconut flour 1/4 cup arrowroot powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup coconut oil, solid 3 tablespoon ice water For the Filling: 1 tablespoon avocado oil 2 nectarines, pitted and sliced into 1/8" thick wedges 2 tablespoons maple syrup [...]

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Peach/Raspberry Polenta Cake

By | 2017-08-14T20:36:13+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Dessert, Recipes|

Peach/Raspberry Polenta Cake Yield: 12 mini cakes (measured with ¼ cup measure) This is the recipe I developed for my final project in culinary school.  It's a recipe that is uniquely mine and completely gluten free.  I'm quite proud of it because it defines a special moment in my life and it also was received [...]

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Fudge Popsicles

By | 2017-05-22T21:46:10+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Dessert, Recipes|

Fudge Popsicles (makes 6 servings) These are the perfect sweet treat to cool down with in the summer.  I believe you could also make it with just 2 avocados, or just 2 bananas, depending on what you have in the pantry.  Feel free o play around with it. Ingredients: 1 ripe avocado 1 ripe banana [...]

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Strawberry Vegan Cheesecake

By | 2017-05-15T22:04:51+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Dessert, Recipes|

Strawberry Vegan Cheesecake Every year on my husband's birthday (which happens to be in May) I try to make the PERFECT homemade, strawberry cake for him.  Why?   I've been trying to get him to switch from the tradition of a particular, highly processed (not so good for you) store bought cake he looks forward [...]

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