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Lemon Bars with Oatmeal Cookie Shortbread Crust

Lemon Bars March 30, 2020

These lemon bars have an amazing oatmeal cookie shortbread crust that’s a nice change from the usual super sweet crust! The filling is sweetened with honey and not overly sweet. Most of my readers on my other blog are gluten-free and / or dairy-free so I tried to convert this recipe, just to offer some […]

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Pineapple Fruit Salad

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This easy pineapple fruit salad is mixed with an easy lime and honey syrup. So simple, refreshing and delicious!  I know that fruit salad is not something you usually need a recipe for. You can just throw any and all different kinds of fruit in a bowl and call it a fruit salad. 

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Mango Pineapple Smoothie

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This mango pineapple smoothie is super thick, creamy and can also be made paleo, vegan and dairy-free. Tropical smoothies are my thing in the winter. Grey + rainy for days on end? Time for this mango smoothie! A few weeks ago, my son ate an old mushy mango and thought it was the best thing […]

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Healthy Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

Healthy Breakfast Oatmeal Cookies January 13, 2020

These healthy oatmeal breakfast cookies are like delicious, healthy, oatmeal in cookie form. They don’t contain anything you wouldn’t eat for breakfast and are almost entirely sweetened with bananas and applesauce! Vegan, gluten-free and dairy-free. It seems as if I’m having a hard time distancing myself from the cookies just yet. 😀 At least this […]

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Healthy Eggnog (dairy and non-dairy options)

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A healthy eggnog that’s cooked (meaning no raw eggs) and honey-sweetened. This eggnog can be made with dairy milk or non-dairy milk if preferred. Buying eggnog from the store is really convenient but I’m definitely not loving the ingredient list. So here’s a healthy eggnog recipe that’s even naturally sweetened with honey! If using full-fat […]

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Hot Spiced Apple Cider

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This hot spiced apple cider uses apple cider or apple juice for a healthy, spicy and easy drink that’s perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas. This recipe is naturally paleo with a vegan option. I hosted a Thanksgiving potluck today. I always forget about drinks until the last minute and needed something quick and this was […]

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Pumpkin Pudding

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This pumpkin pudding is sweetened with honey and so easy to make. It tastes like pumpkin pie filling in pudding form and has a paleo and dairy-free option. This pumpkin pudding really tastes like thickened pumpkin pie filling. Because of the pumpkin, it doesn’t have the same exact texture of traditional pudding. I also imagine […]

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