Family, Recipes

Fudging around for a fourteen year old (homemade healthy fudgcicles!)

If you know me to even a short extent, you know I believe living healthy is part of living fully. Don’t you know that your body is a sanctuary of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God?  You are not your own, for you were bought at a price. Therefore… Continue reading Fudging around for a fourteen year old (homemade healthy fudgcicles!)

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B-eing Paleofabulous: Cocoa Amore {I’m in love}

Please allow me to introduce you to a sweet (as in Cocoa Amore, sweet!) friend, Brittany. She published a blog this week, B-eing Paleofabulous, and I’m thrilled! Brittany will inspire you to eat healthy. And if you know anything about me, you are aware I believe Refusing to Tiptoe and living life with purpose go together with living… Continue reading B-eing Paleofabulous: Cocoa Amore {I’m in love}

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Grain Free Chocolate Chip Scones (or puffy cookies)

By combining a couple of recipes, along with personal preferences, our family now has a favorite, healthy dessert breakfast.   I make them large so they resemble scones.  However, to make enough to share with friends, I drop them by a spoonful and make smaller scones (which then come out looking like puffy cookies). 2 cups almond… Continue reading Grain Free Chocolate Chip Scones (or puffy cookies)

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Feel Good About FUDGE!

We love this treat and it's completely guilt free! 1 cup Extra Virgin Coconut Oil 3/4 cup Cocoa Powder (you could try a Carob or Cacao substitute) 1/4 cup Almond Butter 1/4 cup honey 1 tablespoon vanilla Mix all ingredients together.  Pour onto a cookie sheet or something similar (line with wax paper for easy removal).  We pour… Continue reading Feel Good About FUDGE!

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Quick, Easy (Delicious) Kale

This has become my favorite quick meal (snack) and it's so nutritious! 2-3 handfuls of Kale (washed and chopped) 4-5 cloves of Garlic (chopped or minced; I chop into large pieces) 2 tablespoons of Pine Nuts 2 tablespoons of Extra Virgin Coconut Oil Dash lemon juice Heat oil in small frying pan.  Add chopped garlic… Continue reading Quick, Easy (Delicious) Kale

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Fruity Nutritious Smoothie

This is our tried and true Fruity Nutritious Smootie recipe we've used for years.  It's perfect for quickly satisfying hunger. 1 cup milk (we use Flax Milk, Almond Milk or Coconut Milk) or fruit juice 1 Tablespoon Extra Virgin Coconut Oil Dash (or small sprinkle) Stevia Powder 1/2 - 1 whole banana (I freeze peeled bananas… Continue reading Fruity Nutritious Smoothie

Health, Recipes

Guiltless Muffins!

This muffin recipe has become a favorite in our family.  It is grain-free, sugar-free and GUILT FREE!  For you Paleo people, this would qualify as snack-worthy.  🙂 2 cups Almond Flour 1/4 cup Flax Meal 1 teaspoon Baking Soda 1 teaspoon Aluminum-Free Baking Powder 2/3 cup Chopped Nuts 1 teaspoon (or a little less) Stevia… Continue reading Guiltless Muffins!