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Dreamy Dairy-free Lemon “Crème” Brûlée with Fresh Berries

We had just finished picking like a gagillion berries from a local organic farm (shout out to Whitley Farms in Sharpsburg, GA), so I had to find something special to make with them. I’ve been mentally masticating on custards lately. … Continue reading

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Tired of Pumpkin? Try Spiced Clementine Cake with Rum Soaked Dried Fruit Sauce

To me, Thanksgiving is all about pumpkin pie. Really. I could pass up on just about everything else (exception = mashed potatoes) but I live for pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving. Growing up my mom and grandmother made three types of … Continue reading

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Egg-free Baked Chocolate Pistachio Donuts

These stemmed from an all out donut extravaganza one afternoon. Subsequently, we had donuts for dinner. That’s right – I’m an adult and can have donuts for dinner 😉 We made two types of donuts – traditionally fried sour cream … Continue reading

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Easy Paleo Pork Carnitas

Monkey Man and I had been buying pork loins and shoulder butts (that’s right, there’s a cut of pork called the “shoulder butt”) and cooking them with homeade North Carolina barbecue sauce. It’s so easy to prepare in the slow … Continue reading

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No Cream of Broccoli Soup

As the temperatures get cooler, I start to crave soup. There is nothing like warming yourself on a chilly day with a hot bowl of soup. One of the soups that I’ve missed since my diet changes has been cream … Continue reading

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Vegan AND Paleo-friendly Zucchini Bread…Seriously

Quick bread recipes lend themselves well to paleo-friendly baking, i.e. grain-free, gluten free, legume free baking. Now, the baking part implies possibly starches and sugars, not high on the Paleo food list, but this recipe uses minimally processed sugars with … Continue reading

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Tastes Like a Peanut Butter Cup Gluten-free Cupcakes

I used to think that carrot cake was my all time favorite cake – until I made these. These gluten-free, grain-free cupcakes taste like a peanut butter cup. Let me repeat that. These cupcakes taste like a peanut butter cup. … Continue reading

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