Almond Joy

Almond Joy Bars

Could I eat these almond joy bars every day? Absolutely. Which is why the two times I’ve made them, I’ve gotten them out of my house immediately. First time, I took them to a girls potluck night, then to a Super Bowl party. And so far, they were loved by all females involved. And my husband chowed down on them too!

Carrot Cake Pudding

Carrot Cake Pudding

This Carrot Cake Pudding recipe was originally posted on Against All Grains. “My favorite part about carrot cake is all of the fun stuff inside of the cake – raisins, pecans, and coconut. I toasted the toppings and added golden and Thompson raisins to throw on top of this pudding to give it a little texture…

Healthy Shamrock Shake

Healthy Shamrock Shake

Healthy Shamrock Shake was originally posted on Chocolate Covered Katie. A small McDonalds shamrock shake will set you back 530 calories and 73 grams of sugar! Do your health a favor, and make your own delicious and healthy Shamrock Shakes at home. The popular McDonalds Shamrock Shakes, besides being full of empty calories and sugar,…

Nut-Free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Nut-Free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

This Nut-Free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins recipe was original posted on Against All Grain. If you’ve got a sweet tooth but don’t want to feel guilty indulging, then these muffins are for you! These Chocolate Zucchini Muffins are moist and fluffy, plus they’re nut-free! I’m always wanting to find new ways to create yummy recipes for people who…

YUM Strawberry Jelly

YUM Strawberry Jelly

YUM Strawberry Jelly Because of the use of low-glycemic sugar-free sweetening, combined with the naturally low carbohydrate density of strawberries, this delectable dessert is diabetic-friendly! The test kitchens said it all about this recipe: “Loved it. Can’t wait to make it again.” “Easy peasy… Perfect as-is.” “ My young daughter loved it and I love…

Honeydew Lime Creamsicle

Honeydew Lime Creamsicle

Make this as a creamsicle smoothie to enjoy right away, or freeze in freezer pop forms and enjoy on a hot day. Adjust to your desired of tartness or sweetness. Dairy free, soy free, and still creamier than can be. Full of healthy fats, without any added sugar. Creamy, nourishing, and lip-smacking lime-y. Give your…

Raw Chocolate Recipe

Thank Microbes for Chocolate’s Health Benefits In the back and forth battle of good-for-you/bad-for-you foods, new research is helping to solidify dark chocolate’s spot with the good guys, by providing a scientific explanation for cocoa’s tick in the pros column. While a host of previous research has suggested an equal host of health benefits to dark chocolate…

Macadamia Dark Chocolate Truffles ©

Macadamia Dark Chocolate Truffles This delicious Macadamia Dark Chocolate Truffles recipe was kindly shared by Pam Vagnieres. Check out her site Nutri-Physique for more tasty recipes! Macadamia nuts contain the least amount of (potentially inflammatory) omega-6 linoleic acid asany nut and are rich in minerals such as magnesium, manganese, copper, and iron. Macadamia nuts are…

paleo carrot cake

Paleo Carrot Cake with Vanilla Icing

Paleo Carrot Cake with Vanilla Icing This delicious Paleo Carrot Cake with Vanilla Icing recipe was kindly shared by Brandi Mackenzie! Check out more of Brandi’s nutritious and gut-healing recipes on her website! I love carrot cake, but had never actually made a carrot cake that I could recall. So, last week when I was invited to a…

Paleo Pumpkin Pie

Paleo Pumpkin Pie

A Little Pumpkin History Before There Was Pumpkin Pie, There Was Just Pumpkin. The word pumpkin originated from the Greek word Pepõn which means large melon. The word gradually morphed by the French, English and then Americans into the word “pumpkin.” Pumpkins and squash are believed to have originated in the ancient Americas. These early…

Vanilla Coconut Ice Cream

Vanilla Coconut Ice Cream

Simple, creamy and insanely delicious! I’m absolutely LOVING this paleo Vanilla Coconut Ice Cream recipe from Theresa Nicassio, Author of YUM! If you’ve never made homemade ice cream before, no worries! It’s a lot easier than you would think. With just a few simple ingredients including coconut cream, vanilla extract, and fresh dates, this yummy Vanilla Coconut Ice…

Chocolate Truffle Pudding

Chocolate Truffle Pudding

Unlike most desserts and chocolatey treats, this delicious Chocolate Truffle Pudding is made with wholesome ingredients that actually benefit your body instead of damaging it. The nutrient rich ingredients like coconut milk and CollaGelatin mean it’s packed with healthy protein that will curb cravings and help you lose weight! This Chocolate Truffle Pudding is a dessert you definitely…