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Recent JOB LOT Food Finds

Everyone is always looking for new food ideas, so here are my finds from a recent trip….  to Job Lot! Do you ever think of Job Lot when you think of food shopping?  I do!  While you’re obviously not going … Continue reading

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Food Photo Roundup 1: Desserts

          I’ve been busy spring cleaning my food photo collection (haven’t gotten to the house yet)… I am guilty of accumulating pictures with the good intention of writing blog posts about them–  but then life gets … Continue reading

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Date-Sweetened Fridge Fudge

  Does topping fudge with hemp seeds make it healthy?  I think so! I wanted to create a rich, chewy fudge with no refined sweeteners.  This recipe uses soft, naturally sweet medjool dates.  Blended up with a few other ingredients, … Continue reading

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A COOL Use for All That Zucchini

  Does overabundance anxiety disorder exist?  I have this thing about not wasting good food.  And while I am always extremely grateful when I have a full fridge, I also experience a sense of unease when I’ve got too much … Continue reading

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Flourless Brownies with Cocoa Icing

  Forget running out for bread and milk.  If you are going to be snowed in for a day or two, make sure you have the essentials like cocoa powder and coconut oil around.  Stay home, keep yourself warm and … Continue reading

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My Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve made these cookies so many times that I have the recipe memorized.  Not that it was any incredible feat; it’s only got a few ingredients.  Simple is good! I’d post the recipe if it were mine but I can’t … Continue reading

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Almond-Coconut Chocolate-Chip Blondies

I have been experimenting with coconut flour– so far this is my favorite concoction!  It’s not a flour that you can simply substitute for regular grain flour in most recipes.  It is so rich in fiber that you need extra … Continue reading

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Probiotic Chocolate Coconut Cream

This is a slight twist on my cocoa-coconut cream frosting that uses the coconut cream from the top of a can of coconut milk.  Recently when making that frosting, I used a different brand of coconut milk (365 vs Thai … Continue reading

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Brownie Bites with Cocoa-Coconut Cream Frosting

Just in time to make for a chocolatey Valentine’s Day.  Pictured above, the brownies are formed into bite-sized cookies with a dollop of frosting and a few cocoa nibs.  As seen below, the brownie is shaped into an individual square … Continue reading

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Fast, Fantabulous Fudge!

I’ve got 2 versions of fudge for you today!~  Vegan and gluten-free, full of healthy fats from peanuts and coconut, bursting with antioxidant-rich cocoa powder, and sweetened with maple syrup and dates.   4 Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge 1/3 cup cocoa … Continue reading

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