Recipes

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in Blog, Food, Recipes | 0 comments

1 medium Butternut squash peeled, cut, scraped 3 TBSP chopped onion-I used red 1 chopped stalk of celery Sautee all in 2 TBSP Ghee for 5 mins. Add enough organic chicken stock to cover the mix Simmer for 20-30 mins Add 1/2 cup coconut milk, (I used the 365 brand in the can) 1/4 tsp curry powder, 1/4 tsp salt or to taste. Blend. Eat....

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Grain Free Peach Cobbler

Posted by on Aug 30, 2011 in Blog, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized | 1 comment

My recent trip back to my home state of North Carolina inspired this recipe. Growing up in NC, peach cobbler was always a favorite. We used to buy it from this great family owned restaurant. I wanted to make a grain free, sugar free version that I could enjoy without the GUILT, bloat and sugar CRASH that often accompanies such a dessert. When I made this, the whole house was permeated by the aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg and peaches. My family devoured it within minutes. Ingredients: Filling: 8 peaches, peeled, pitted and sliced thin 1/4 cup xylitol 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1/8 tsp ground...

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Gluten Free Delicious Cupcakes

Posted by on Jul 12, 2011 in Blog, Food, Recipes | 0 comments

3 eggs 1/4 cup coconut oil, liquified 1/2 cup coconut milk, room temperature 1/2 tsp vanilla 4 drops stevia extract 1 TBSP granulated Xylitol 1/4 cup coconut flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt Optional-Shredded, unsweetened coconut for garnishing For the cakes: Preheat oven to 350F and line 6 muffin tins with paper liners. In a medium bowl, beat eggs well. Stir in coconut oil, coconut milk, vanilla and stevia. In a smaller bowl, sift together coconut flour, baking powder, salt and xylitol. Stir dry ingredients into wet and mix well. If batter seems too thick, add a bit more coconut milk...

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Grain Free Strawberry Shortcakes

Posted by on Jul 11, 2011 in Blog, Food, Recipes | 1 comment

¼ cup sifted coconut flour 3 tablespoons butter, melted 3 eggs 3 teaspoons Xylitol ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon vanilla ¼ teaspoon baking powder 1/8 tsp fresh squeezed lemon Method Blend together butter, eggs, honey, salt and vanilla. Combine coconut flour with baking powder and whisk into batter until there are no lumps. Pour batter into greased muffin cups. Bake 400F for 15 minutes. Serve topped with fresh strawberries and whipped cream. Makes about 6 cakes. Topping 16oz Organic Fresh Strawberries 1 tsp Xylitol 1/8 tsp fresh squeezed lemon Method Prepare strawberries and mash all...

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