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Coconut Macaroon Nests | Paleo

I have a major sweet tooth. I’ll choose something sweet over savory any day of the week. However, sweets and desserts are usually packed with sugar and high in calories. These coconut macaroon nests are so easy to make and I don’t feel any guilt eating them! There are just a few simple ingredients in […] Read more…

Carrot Cake Banana Bread

I’ve got spring fever over here! I’ve been in a serious baking mood lately and find I’m usually at my happiest when I’m baking. The smells coming from the oven, patiently (or not to patiently) waiting for them to cool. Yeah, baking is the best. I’ve always been a lover of carrot cake. I enjoy […] Read more…

Healthy Peanut Butter Eggs

It’s that time of year again! Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs are all over the stores and I don’t know about you, but it is hard not to grab a package to indulge in my guilty pleasure snack. But fear not! Making a healthy version of these are not difficult and I don’t feel nearly as […] Read more…

Spaghetti Squash Stir Fry

Spaghetti squash is such a wonderful vegetable! This week I was at my parents house in Connecticut, so I apologize that my pictures are looking yellow! I was lucky enough to have a whole week off from work with our winter vacation so I was glad to spend time back in my hometown with my […] Read more…

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

HAPPY 2 YEAR VEGANNIVERSARY TO ME! Ya’ll I am so excited! I can’t believe that it has been two years since I’ve gone vegan! There have been ups and downs, but overall I still feel fantastic! I’m going to FINALLY share my lemon poppy seed cake with all of you. This cake is incredible! It […] Read more…

The Ultimate Peanut Butter Cups

PEANUT BUTTA CUPS! Guys—I don’t know about you, but I adore peanut butter cups. They are my guilty pleasure with no doubt. Just thinking about them now makes me smile and gets me craving them!  Good thing I have some in my fridge 🙂 Perfect to make on a lazy Saturday night, or some more […] Read more…

Easy Oil-Free Corn Bread

Who else loves corn bread? In my small hometown in Connecticut, there was a nearby restaurant called The Shack (If you are ever in South Eastern CT, PLEASE look it up and go because it is amazing). They make the best corn bread! I love it. But I know it is smothered in butter, oil […] Read more…

Game Day Buffalo Eggplant Dip |Whole 30

It’s almost Super Bowl time!  Who are you all routing for? I’m not going to lie, I’ve always been a patriots fan as I grew up in Connecticut- But I went to college in Western NY and fell in love with a die-hard Buffalo Bills fan and have officially been converted. The Patriots have been […] Read more…

Lemony Kale Orzo Salad

I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! This weekend the hubs and I were busy busy recipe testing and running errands! I’ve got a great week of recipes coming your way! First up is my Lemony Kale Orzo Salad. This is one of my favorite pasta salads ever! I am always trying to get […] Read more…

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