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Grain Free Double Chocolate Cookies

5th times a charm?  It was for these Grain Free Double Chocolate Cookies!  I honestly have never had to remake a recipe this many times.  There have been many times I gave up on recipes after 2 or 3 times just because it wasn't worth…
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Chocolate Stuffed Cashew Butter Cookies

When I made these Cashew Butter Cookies last year I was in heaven.  Taking the old classic peanut butter cookie recipe and twisting it into grain free, refined sugar free MAGIC was pretty exciting.  I also want to point out that these…
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Double Ginger Lemon Paleo Cookies

Oh the beauty of a perfect pair!! Lemon and ginger were basically made for each other.  They go well in cocktails and in sweets because they both have a zing to them that is perfect when paired with sugar.  My mom is the real ginger/lemon…
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Cashew Cookies with Salted Date Caramel Filling

If you follow along with this blog you might notice a trend of me REALLY getting into certain foods.  Whether it was the brussels sprouts binge of 2014 or the toasted coconut fiasco of 2013... I definitely have my moments.  These Cashew…
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Maple Almond Butter Bacon Cookies

There is one staple item in a balanced diet that I just don't talk about enough..... BACON!!!  It is important when buying bacon to look at the ingredient list.  I know you think, it's just bacon though!  Nope.  A lot of bacon at the…
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Chocolate Orange Crinkle Cookies

Thank goodness it is cookie season.  Something about December screams "MAKE COOKIES!!"  I haven't quite determined why that is, but tis the season to overeat I suppose.  When I was little my godmother would always make chocolate crinkle…
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Compost Cookies

I know what you are thinking... compost cookies?? Doesn't sound very appetizing... but wait! Did you see that picture^^??  Pretzels, oats, chocolate, butterscotch, POTATO CHIPS!  These cookies are packed with tons of tasty add ins that…
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Cinnamon Crumb Pecan Sandies

Thursday!  How much do we love short work weeks?  It's already almost the weekend!  I just can't even imagine if every week was like this.  Just take out Mondays?  I wonder if then we would all start disliking Tuesdays.  That would…
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Homemade Sugar Cone Bowls and a Review of Three Twins Ice Cream!

So I pinned a recipe for sugar cones about a year ago.  Whenever I thought about making it though, I would get highly lazy and assume it would be too much work.  I prefer ice cream out of the pint mostly anyways!  But this weekend I had…
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Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know I know.  I did citrus and chocolate like 2 days ago.  Well trust me, orange is completely different than lemon. These cookies happened because I had one orange and a costco bag of chocolate chips.  The orange flavor is subtle and…
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Chocolate Dipped Lemon Cloud Cookies

I like to say often that life is all about balance.  It's my excuse for having a green drink and a candy bar then telling myself they cancel each other out.  It just seems to work for me.  Sometimes balance is as simple as citrus and chocolate.…
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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

 Happy 2014 everyone!!! This year has been crazy busy. My sister is getting married this weekend and Matt and I got a puppy last weekend! So much excitement that I haven't been blogging nearly enough.  But now I have a whole new topic to…