Banana Chia Seed Pudding {Whole30, Paleo, Dairy Free}

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  If you’re not familiar with cha-cha-cha-chia seeds (I couldn’t help myself, we sing that all the time around here!), they’re amazing. If you put them in liquid and let them set for a couple hours they soak up the liquid to make a thick, creamy, tapioca-like pudding. It’s a great way to get chia […]

No-Bake Dark Chocolate Bites {Paleo}

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These babies are easy. And delicious. Plus, they are a high protein healthy little snack. Oh, and did I mention that they are chocolate??? Dark chocolate!?! Needless to say, we love these things! They are perfect to send in the kiddos lunch boxes or as a mid afternoon snack when that sugar craving hits The […]

Chocolate Cheesecake Tart {Paleo & Raw} + Whole Life Nutrition Cookbook Review

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First off, the cookbook review… I was incredibly excited when I received an early edition of  The Whole Life Nutrition Cookbook  by Ali Segersten  and Tom Malterre (from Whole Life Nutrition) in the mail – I stayed up and read it until I couldn’t see straight! It’s a large, thick book packed with over 300 gluten free whole […]

No-Bake Cookie Dough Bites {Paleo} + 25 Spring & Summer Recipes!

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  I don’t know about you, but I LOVE cookie dough! These bite-sized treats are super easy and will cure any cookie dough craving in a hurry! Not only do these taste indulgent and delicious, but you can sit down in front of the TV with this cookie dough without all the guilt because they […]

Paleo No-Bake Pecan Pie Bars

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  My kids are always hungry, especially Lance. The medication he has to take for epilepsy literally makes him hungry all. the. time. He’s already gained quite a bit of weight since starting the medication and the doctor said to just make sure that what he’s eating is healthy. Now we eat pretty healthy around […]

Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake {Grain, Soy, Dairy, Refined Sugar Free}

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I LOVE cheesecake! And if you add chocolate to it, it pretty much can’t get any better! For this cheesecake, the chocolate pecan crust and the chocolate swirl topping is from The Detoxinista. I’ve newly discovered her site and I’m loving it! The chocolate swirl is such a simple method but it makes the cheesecake look […]

No Bake Cookies {Grain Free}

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No bake cookies are my go-to recipe when I want something that’s easy, rich, and very chocolate-y.  When I have a long day, a dirty house, and am just flat exhausted I always tend to make no bake cookies and then end up on the couch licking the pan while I watch TV! Pretty much […]

No-Bake Brownie Bites {Easy}

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When I originally made these brownie bites I was trying to come up with a high protein chocolate snack to send in my kids lunches, so I just started throwing stuff in the food processor and tasting it until I thought it tasted good and became thick enough to roll into bites. I wasn’t sure […]

No-Bake Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Bars

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I came up with this recipe because I was trying to copycat the EnviroKidz Peanut Choco Drizzle granola bars. Those are my son’s favorite bars, but I got tired for paying $4 for a box of 6 granola bars! – Especially now that school has started and he wants to take a bar to school […]