Desserts

Blueberry Walnut Zucchini Muffins

November 6, 2014
Blueberry Walnut Zucchini Muffins

After making my Sweet Potato Leek Zucchini Fritters, I placed my leftover shredded zucchini in a ziploc bag, and refrigerated for later use.  I wasn’t sure what I wanted to make, but I knew I wanted to make some type of dessert dish with the zucchini.  I love zucchini bread, so I thought about making […]

Simple Mills Products ~ A Review

July 22, 2014
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As a food blogger, I always love trying new products.  A few weeks ago, I discovered a gluten-free company called Simple Mills, and decided to contact them. The company was founded out of a need to create simple, fast, and easy, allergy friendly foods. The founder Katlin, discovered she and her family had allergies to […]

Paleo Cinnamon Roll Nut Butter Parfait

March 19, 2014
Cinnamon Roll Nut Butter Parfait

I recently did a review of Cracked Nut Butter products, and was able to make some really yummy recipes using their nut butters.  One of my favorite recipes created using their nut butter was my Paleo Cinnamon Roll Nut Butter Parfait. So many layers of awesomeness contained in 1 glass. The parfait is made up […]

Stuffed Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

March 14, 2014
Stuffed Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

This week I made a batch of paleo chocolate chip cookies that were AMAZING. I discovered the recipe from the site Oatmeal with a Fork, and decided to jazz it up. I knew I wanted the cookies stuffed, so I made a chocolate almond butter frosting to go along with the cookies. I was totally […]

Coconut Almond Surprise VEGAN Cupcakes

January 28, 2014
Coconut Almond Surprise Vegan Cupcake

I wanted to make a cupcake.  I wanted to make a VEGAN cupcake.  I wanted to make a VEGAN cupcake that would showcase one of my ABSOLUTE favorite vegan candy bars.  I wanted to make a VEGAN cupcake, showcasing my ABSOLUTE favorite vegan candy bar, that would be delicious.  But the thought of creating this […]

Apple Butter Mini Muffins with Oatmeal Crumble

December 22, 2013
Apple Butter Muffins

Seems like during this time of the year, so many people are inspired to bake. I’m not a big baker, but lately I’ve been craving homemade muffins. I recently discovered Kozlowski Farms Apple Butter, and decided to make some muffins using this butter. This apple butter is so delicious.  I’ve tasted MANY store bought apple […]

The Lovely Candy Company ~ A Review Bento #135

December 7, 2013
Lovely Chewy Candy

The Lovely Candy Company creates chewy candies that are all-natural, gluten free, vegan, non-GMO, and kosher.  Their candies also contain no wheat,  no artificial ingredients, and no high fructose corn syrup.   The Lovely Candy Company was founded in 2013 by  Chicago based entrepreneur Mike Nakamura, on a quest to find his wife her favorite […]

Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Rolls ~ A Sweet Treat

December 2, 2013
Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting

I love this time of year.  All I feel like doing is baking up some yummy treats.  I was so happy when my kids asked me to make cinnamon rolls with them.  And since we all LOVE chocolate, I decided to change things up and make a chocolate version.  I hope you like it!! These […]