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Super Fudgy Fruit Sweetened Brownies -Made In Your Food Processor

Yep! You read that right! 100% fruit sweetened brownies. Made in your food processor. Does life get any better? Since starting my whole food, no refined-sugar journey I’ve craved brownies. I kept looking longingly at my brownie recipe and wishing there was a way. In 2013 I started sweetening all may baked goods with dates. …

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Chocolate Chip Cashew Cookies -Made In Your Food Processor

Soft baked, chewy pillows of goodness. Yeah, I said it. You’ll be saying it too once you devour 6 of these right off the cooling racks. They are really nice and oh, so easy. Let’s face it, no one has much extra time these days so an easy cookie recipe is really great when you …

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Chewy Sourdough Pizza Crust – Learn How To Make It

This Chewy Sourdough Pizza Crust is definitely on our family’s monthly rotation! Some of you may know this about me, and some of you may not. I started my cooking career fresh out of high school in a chain pizza shop. I used to really load up the toppings for the customers there (I’ve always …

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How to Eat Snow – Honey Berry Snow Treat

This quick, fun, winter treat recipe will teach you the best tasting way to Eat Snow! Is it snowing yet where you are? We’ve had two small snow storms this winter in the Willamette Valley. They are not completely abnormal, but they only happen once every year or so. It’s a wonderful place to live …

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Sweet Potato Sourdough Pancakes

  Sweet potato sourdough pancakes could easily become a staple around here. My daughter loved them, although I’m honestly not surprised. Sweet potatoes slathered with organic raw butter was one of her favorite first foods. The sweet potato adds a natural sweet earthiness and deep flavor to the sourdough. It makes them more tender and delicate than …

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Chewy Apricot Cashew Cookies 100% Fruit Sweetened

  If you love chewy cookies then I’m about to bless you with one of my very best cookie recipes. These are the chewiest, most delicious, healthy cookies I’ve ever had. And they have zero added sugar.  They are entirely fruit sweetened. The Dates and Apricots lend their sweetness and the chewy factor while the …

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Almond Joyful Cookies – Almond Butter, Toasted Coconut, and Chocolate Chips

Delicious Almond Coconut Cookies Don’t cave in and buy a candy bar. Make these chewy, melty, crispy cookies instead. This is where almond, toasted coconut, and chocolate chips come together in a trifecta of delight.     These almond cookies are a great take along snack packed with protein and fiber.      Indulge in …

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Sourdough Pancakes – Traditionally Leavened With an Overnight Batter

What Makes This Sourdough Pancake Recipe Unique? My technique uses a thick, overnight batter made of flour, water, and sourdough starter. This thick batter ferments overnight night at room temperature. The next morning you will add the additional ingredients and continue fermenting the batter until is bubbly.     Chewy, Fluffy, Light, and Puffy These are …

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Real Food Fudgesicles – Naturally Sweetened and Nutrient Dense

Creamy Chocolaty Real Food Fudgesicles Summertime makes me feel so nostalgic for my sunny, Santa Cruz childhood. I decided I wanted to share a favorite treat with my daughter that I hadn’t had in years. FUDGESICLES! When I decided to develop a recipe for this childhood favorite I had no idea just how easy it …

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