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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Fall is in the air, which of course makes us want to bake all sorts of pumpkin goodies.  Here’s a healthy version of one of my all-time favorite pumpkin treats: Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies. Sweetened with honey, liquid stevia and mashed banana, these pumpkin cookies are free of refined sugar as well as gluten.  Almond…

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Paleo Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Chocolate Zucchini Bread {gluten & dairy-free, Paleo}

This Chocolate Zucchini Bread is so easy, and so tasty.  You might also like to know how fantastic it tastes cold, straight from the fridge.  Especially while your children are resting upstairs and you’re all alone downstairs.  Just a thought. It’s also gluten-free and Paleo, and it freezes well.  Plus it’s a perfect way to use up…

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Chocolate Chip Cookies with Almond Flour

I may or may not have eaten four of these the other night.  In under an hour. Not only are these cookies oh-so-delicious, they’re also free of gluten, sugar (except for the sugar in the chocolate chips) and eggs.  Almond flour makes them especially nutritious, which is what I may or may not have told…

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make your own chocolate chips

Make Your Own Chocolate Chips (and my favorite brand of chocolate)

Making these chocolate chips is not exactly rocket science, but I thought it might be helpful for those who are anything like I was at the beginning of our Strange New Dietary Journey: needing all the help I could get!

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Chocolate Coconut Bark

This easy, no bake recipe would be a great way to use the awesome coconut oil Tropical Traditions is giving away to one lucky Yankee Homestead reader on Monday.  [Click here for details and to enter the giveaway.] It’s also a perfect holiday treat and would make a great gift! Check out the original recipe, from…

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Pumpkin Nut Butter Brownies are one of my go-to recipes for a healthy treat.  Almond butter adds protein, while pumpkin puree adds veggie power.

Pumpkin Nut Butter Brownies

One of my favorite easy recipes for a healthy treat, these yummy Pumpkin Nut Butter Brownies are gluten-free, dairy-free, and Paleo.  They’re a staple at my house!

Pumpkin Nut Butter Brownies are one of my go-to recipes for a healthy treat.  Almond butter adds protein, while pumpkin puree adds veggie power. Read More