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Perfect Peppermint Pinwheel Cookies

  This Peppermint Pinwheel recipe is an old family favorite introduced to us by my maternal grandmother, who we lovingly called Ponana. About 20 years ago my mom compiled a binder of the treat recipes we loved when we were growing up, some of our favorite “sweeties and fatties.” Written above the recipe for peppermint …

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Raw Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Halva Bites – Raw Tahini, Raw Honey, Raw Cacao and Salt

  I had a hard time naming this recipe. I’m still questioning whether calling it Raw Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Halva Bites is fair. It’s not really anything like the flaky traditional tahini halva made with cooked sugar or honey, or like real chocolate chip cookie dough made from flour, sugar and eggs. Instead the …

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Raw Chocolate Bark with Cranberries, Coconut and Sprouted Pumpkin Seeds – Raw Honey Sweetened

  The holidays bring us many reasons to celebrate and indulge. This Raw Chocolate Bark is made with the purest ingredients available. The bark itself is just three simple raw ingredients, raw cacao, raw coconut and raw honey. There are no fillers, no refined sugars, no chemicals, no soy and no junk! This is a …

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How To Make Coconut Butter Fudge – With Endless Flavor Variations

  Coconut Butter Fudge Has Been My Go-To Treat For A Few Years Now. When I get a craving, it’s usually for sweets and fats. Coconut butter fudge always delivers the goods! It is such a satisfying snack that I never need more than one or two small pieces to feel full and content. And it’s …

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Soft And Chewy Sourdough Crepes – Traditionally Fermented For Easy Digestion

Crepes are a lovely alternative to pancakes and they can be filled or topped with a huge variety of both sweet and savory fillings and sauces. As much as I love my slow fermented Sourdough Pancakes I love crepes even more because of the ease of the recipe. I use sourdough discard for this recipe. …

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Raw Cacao And Coconut Haystacks – Paleo And Keto

  If you are looking for a delicious, easy, no-bake cookie then these Raw Cacao and Coconut Haystacks are just the thing! My haystacks are the perfect combination of melt-in-your-mouth, sweet and salty chocolate and creamy coconut butter that delicately coats crispy, crunchy coconut flakes.  Just wait till you taste them!     Raw Cacao …

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Chocolate, Coconut, and Almond Chia Seed Pudding

  Chia Seed Pudding is in essence, all the indulgence and none of the guilt. Especially with this recipe that gets away with being creamy, rich and chocolaty without one drop of dairy or refined sugar. This recipe is easily adaptable so you get to choose an either completely sugar-free version sweetened with stevia or …

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Sugar-Free Chocolate Coconut Butter Fudge – Low-Carb And Keto Friendly

  And this my friends is what I’ve so lovingly nicknamed sugar-free “Keto Fudge”! Just like my original raw honey sweetened Chocolate Coconut Butter Butter Fudge but sugar-free and super low-carb. This real-food sugar-free fudge is easy to make with only 5 ingredients and zero cooking involved. I use raw cacao in this recipe which …

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Chocolate Coconut Butter Fudge – Sweetened With Raw Honey

I’m really excited to share this recipe with you. Not only because it is absolutely the most delicious fudge you have ever had but also because it is super easy to make AND it has the word butter twice in its name! Fudge was something that I thought I had written off forever. It is just …

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Raw Vanilla Bean Ice Cream – Only 4 Ingredients And Refined-Sugar Free

Aww, sweet simple Vanilla Bean Ice Cream. I love you. I love you by yourself, with berries, I love you à la mode on top of cakes and pies, with sauce, with toppings, on cold days, on warm days, before dinner, after dinner, really, I just love you. That would be the love letter I …

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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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Chocolate Peanut Butter Honey Cups -Raw Honey Sweetened

    Sometimes I just really need a sweet treat that feels guilty. That classification usually includes chocolate! And while these Chocolate Peanut Butter Honey Cups feel guilty they really aren’t all that bad! Because peanut butter cups have always been a favorite of mine I really missed them when I went refined sugar free …

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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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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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