Archive: Desserts

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Ice Cream

single-dish-of-pumpkin-ice-cream

It’s officially fall as of last week so I am officially posting a pumpkin recipe! 🙂 We’re also having a heat wave here in California, so an ice cream recipe seems appropriate for that reason, too. This recipe uses full-fat coconut milk as the base, plus a cup of dairy-free milk (I used soy milk, feel free… [Continue Reading]

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Dairy-Free Mango Ice Cream

Dairy-free mango ice cream

The solstice is on June 20th this year which means summer is just around the corner! ☀️ My kitchen counter is already getting crowded with all kinds of seasonal fruits, with mangos making a strong appearance: June is also National Mango Month and my friends at the National Mango Board asked if I would create a… [Continue Reading]

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with White Beans

Oatmeal raisin cookies with white beans

It’s been awhile since I made a dessert using beans, but a sponsored post opportunity with the S&W Beans was all I needed to get back in that game. I got to sample all of these, but decided that white beans would be most appropriate for an oatmeal cookie: To make the cookies, I made chunky gluten-free… [Continue Reading]

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Chocolate-Orange Hemp Bites

Chocolate Hemp Balls overview

I was tending to a sick husband all of last week and resting a ton so I didn’t get his cold, but I’m sooooo relieved that I fought it off and he’s finally feeling better! 🙌🏼😀💪 Sugar is particularly draining on the immune system, but treats were necessary for our emotional health (ha), so I… [Continue Reading]

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Healthy Chocolate Brownies with Coconut Frosting (Gluten- & Dairy-Free)

Healthy Chocolate Brownies for a sneaky way to add vegetables into the diet of picky-eaters

If eating more veggies is one of your New Year’s Resolutions but you’re still looking for a sweet treat, then this recipe is for you! At the risk of turning you off, I’ll let you in on the secret ingredient that makes up the base of these brownies: broccoli-carrot slaw. I know it sounds a little… [Continue Reading]

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Chocolate Chip Muffins + Cassava Flour Giveaway

using Otto's Paleo & Vegan Cassava flour

The holiday season most definitely means baking for me; I have my own sweet tooth, but I also love giving homemade (edible!) gifts to friends. It’s my love language. 🙂 I’m having lots of fun experimenting this year with more paleo-type baking: lower in grains, gluten- and dairy-free, using alternative flours. My specific flour of… [Continue Reading]

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Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pudding with Vanilla Almond Topping

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pudding with Vanilla Almond Yogurt

I cheated and already made and ate a pumpkin dessert! I couldn’t help it, though, after I saw about a million pumpkin pies in peoples’ baskets the other day at the store. Being a gluten- and dairy-free lady, I wasn’t tempted to buy one, but you better believe I had a hankering from some pumpkin… [Continue Reading]

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Paleo Holiday Cookbook Review + Giveaway

Date-Sweetened Pumpkin Custard from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

I love this time of year when it’s okay to just start flirting with holiday recipes, but not close enough to the season to stress about any of the other stuff. In other words, I’m currently living in a pumpkin-spiced bubble! 🎃 I’m also thrilled to be getting a head start on the gift-giving, today… [Continue Reading]

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Pumpkin Seed Muffins (Gluten- and Grain-free)

Pumpkin Seed Muffins from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

It’s that time of year again, when pumpkin-flavored everything hits the blogosphere. 🙂 This muffin recipe is a bit different because it doesn’t use pumpkin puree, but instead uses raw, unsalted pepitas, otherwise known as pumpkin seeds. I got the inspiration from the Loaded Morning Glory Muffins recipe in the August/September issue of Paleo Magazine:… [Continue Reading]

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