Category Archive: REAL Foods

Sweet Potato Pie Bites

These Sweet Potato Pie Bites are a family favorite. I made them for Thanksgiving one year, and my husband and son couldn’t get enough of them.  My son eats them all year round.  We use goat cheese but you can play around with the combinations.  I like blue cheese crumbles with chopped walnuts, as well as this …

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Pumpkin Walnut Bread with Oat Flour

This bread is incredibly moist, beautifully spiced and full of pumpkin flavor. Accented with warm spices like cinnamon, plus a touch of earthy nutmeg and clove, dreamy coconut oil, and vanilla too. It’s not too oaty. The walnuts give it a lovely crunch, and the maple glaze.. divine! The oat flour is so easy to …

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Peach Shortbread Tart

  Is there anything that smells better than a ripe peach? I think not. The California peach season is in full swing and this Peach Shortbread Tart is a fun and delicious change from the traditional pie.

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Edible Flower Spring Rolls

Using Edible Flowers in your party desserts, drinks, salads and even main dishes adds a unique element to your celebration. They add color, elegance, a bit of whimsy, and also have an interesting range of tastes. Search for what is in season in your area – your local farmers’ market is a great source for finding out what …

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Edible Flower Ice Cubes

Beautify your beverages with…. these delightful ice cubes made with edible flowers. What could be more festive? Too pretty to eat? But you CAN use beautiful edible flowers for your ice cubes and drinks. They are perfect for summer get-togethers. Whether it’s a ladies night in, bridal shower, or Mother’s Day tea, these floral cubes will …

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Peach Almond Shortcake ~ with Coconut Whipped Cream (Paleo, GF)

  Starting off the week with shortcake . . . is always a good idea. Especially if they’re amazingly satisfying and healthy. What’s not to love about this light summer dessert? It is a favorite of mine. I believe it was this seasonal dessert that got me liking peaches when I was a kid. These flavorful …

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Strawberry Lemonade

There’s nothing that beats homemade lemonade…except adding strawberries to the mix! I’ve recreated a childhood favorite, added fresh strawberries and just enough sweetness to make this your new favorite summer drink.   Strawberry Lemonade Print Recipe Yields: 8 servings | Serving Size: 8 fl. oz | Calories: 78 | Total Fat: 0.1g | Saturated Fat: …

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Keto Curried Chicken

This Keto Paleo Curried Chicken completely made me forget I was cutting out sugar. The coconut curry ties all the ingredients together, while the pepitas give it a nice crunch, and the mild earthy blueberries give it the little sweetness that the dish requires, without breaking the Keto bank.

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Keto Coconut Pancakes

Keto Coconut Pancakes Print Recipe CourseBreakfast, Main Dish CuisineBreads, Breakfast, Dairy Free, Gluten free, Keto, Paleo, Summer, Vegetarian Keto Coconut Pancakes Print Recipe CourseBreakfast, Main Dish CuisineBreads, Breakfast, Dairy Free, Gluten free, Keto, Paleo, Summer, Vegetarian Ingredients 4 medium eggs whisked 1/2 cup coconut flour 56 g 1 cup coconut milk 240 ml 2 teaspoons …

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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Gingerbread, eggnog, pumpkin spice…. Whenever seasonal lattes roll out at national coffee chains, we feel strangely drawn to try them. But disappointment looms…. primarily because, we crave the nutrients that those delicious smells impart, when they are naturally prepared. Unfortunately, they are flavored, almost entirely, with aritificial ingredients, and therefore, not supplying us with the anticipated, …

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