Paleo Chocolate Buttercream Frosting & A Giveaway!!!

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**This giveaway is now closed** Before we get to the recipe, let’s talk about the GIVEAWAY! I’m giving away a FREE 1 year membership to Healthy Recipes Magazine that’s for iPad, iPod, or iPhone! To enter just leave me a comment telling me your favorite summer dessert and for an additional entry ‘like’ the Healthy […]

Carrot Cake Cupcakes With Easy Cream Cheese Frosting {Grain, Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Refined Sugar Free}

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I wasn’t going to share this recipe until next week but I just couldn’t help myself! How could I put off sharing a rich and moist carrot cake with an EASY dairy and refined sugar free cream cheese frosting recipe? I didn’t get near as many pictures as I would’ve liked, but carrot cake is […]

Vanilla Buttercream Frosting {Dairy, Soy, Refined Sugar Free}

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    I finally found it – the perfect vanilla frosting!!! I’ve made many vanilla frostings over the past few years that I’ve been happy with, but this is the frosting I’ve been dreaming of – it’s the whole kit and caboodle This recipe is based off of my cream cheese frosting which uses shortening as a […]

Cream Cheese Frosting – Dairy, Soy, & Refined Sugar Free

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~UPDATE~ -Please see my updated easy cream cheese frosting recipe. It has the same taste and ingredients but uses an easier method and the texture is spot on every time!!!! Yeeeaahhh! I’ve been looking and experimenting forever trying to find a thick cream cheese frosting recipe that isn’t packed with powdered sugar, and I finally […]

White Fluffy Frosting – Dairy, Soy, And Refined Sugar Free!!!

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Kids (and adults) love this recipe because it tastes like marshmallow cream. Yes, marshmallow cream! It’s easy to make, has a great shine, and holds it’s shape well. Perfect on top of a chocolate cake,  between two cookies, or even injected into the middle of cupcakes for a sweet filling- like a Hostess cupcake!!! I […]

Dairy Free Traditional Buttercream Frosting

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I’ve tried many different frostings in the past, even ones that are flour based, have to be boiled then cooled, frozen then whipped… many different frostings. I’ve come to realize that less is more. A frosting recipe doesn’t need to be complicated to be good. Here is my easy buttercream frosting recipe: 2 1/4 C […]

Dairy Free Chocolate Ganache

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Ganache is a French term referring to a smooth mixture of chocolate and cream. It is commonly used as a glaze, filling, or frosting. Typically ganache is made with warm heavy cream over chopped chocolate, so I used warm coconut creamer over casein free chocolate chips and added a taste of coffee. This ganache goes […]