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Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

It’s never too early to be thinking about the holidays. That’s a lie. It is WAY to early. I’m still enjoying summer and I refuse to fast forward to the holiday season. It’s a season, not an epic. That being said, anytime you use molasses in something, it invariably ends up tasting like gingerbread. So, … Continue reading

Miniature Apple Bread Puddings

Miniature Apple Bread Puddings

Why have I called it “Miniature” instead of “mini”? I don’t know. Just felt like I wanted to use the entire word today. It really rolls off the tongue. Another experiment out of the Practical Paleo book by  Diane Sanfilippo. These little beauties are my contribution to a weekend birthday brunch. They are not very … Continue reading

Lemon Blueberry Muffins

Lemon Blueberry Muffins

I just recently bought a new paleo book and it’s absolutely fantastic.   Diane is a fellow graduate of Bauman College (where I got my culinary degree) and she’s also a part of the Weston A. Price Foundation. This appeals to me because not only is she an advocate of paleo eating, but she also understands the … Continue reading

Blueberry Coconut Pancakes

Blueberry Coconut Pancakes

Summertime is upon us. Well, technically it’s not. Los Angeles doesn’t really know the difference between late spring, summer, and early fall. Sometimes there are even sunny days in January. I’ve had many a Christmas at 75 degrees. This is all totally fine with me, by the way. I crave sun. More than I crave … Continue reading

Cake in a Ramekin

Cake in a Ramekin

A lot of people have heard of “Cake in a Mug”. Oh, you haven’t? Well, here’s the premise: You put a bunch of (edible) stuff in a mug, mix it up with a fork, and then microwave it for 5 mins and VOILA! you have cake. in a mug. I do not own a microwave … Continue reading

Morning Gloomy Muffins

Morning Gloomy Muffins

Living in the LA Basin, it is not often that I wake up to clouds and fog. But this weekend (my days off) it has been super gloomy out and it makes me: want to sleep want to bake want to be lazy want to pray for sun So, yesterday in my gloomy mood, I … Continue reading

Pizza Pizza!

When I found out that Tropical Traditions had a great recipe for a coconut flour-based pizza crust, I had to give it a whirl. So I did. Unfortunately, my first experience with coconut flour pizza was kind of a bust, so the opportunity to redeem the dish was quite exciting. My fiance and I give … Continue reading

Chocolate Ganache Cake

This cake was a gift for my friend and Crossfit High Voltage gym owner, Tim Thackrey. Here’s the man himself and your’s truly:   Armed with a chocolate cake recipe from Elana’s Pantry (with a few modifications) and my own chocolate ganache, this cake was dressed to impress. It was pretty much a chocolate bomb … Continue reading