Tag Archives: paleo-friendly

Simple Divinity – Kasia’s Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless chocolate cake has become one of my favorite desserts this past year. Partly, because my chef friend (Tony) makes amazing flourless chocolate cake and would serve it on occasion when we came over for Sunday dinner – what a … Continue reading

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Ch-Ch-Chia Dirty Chai Cupcakes

It was my friend Jillian’s birthday and I wanted to bake her birthday cupcakes, but not the same type of cake and icing I had made the year (unless she had asked for it of course!). One of my employees … 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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