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SOS Stevia: Crunchy Green Salad

Nobody loves dessert more than I do (well, except maybe in New Zealand, where they eat more ice cream per capita than anywhere else in the world. . . as I’ve said before, I really must move to the antipodes). I’ve been known to eat dessert for breakfast, for snacks, for […]

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Cocoa Camino Chocolate Bar Winners!

Well, it seems you folks love chocolate as much as I do! Thanks to everyone who entered my spontaneous little giveaway over the weekend. 🙂

While most of the entries for the Cocoa Camino bars requested coconut, there was enough variation that every flavor got some love. So without further ado, […]

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Flash in the Pan: Carrot Cake Smoothie & A Weekend Giveaway

[Sometimes, you just want a dish that’s “no fuss.” I’ve decided to offer a mini-post every once in a while, for a dish that comes together incredibly quickly or else is so simple to make that no recipe is required. Here’s today’s “Flash in the Pan.” (For other FitP recipes, see “Categories” at right).]

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Spread the Love Around: Pâté Campagne*

* Or, “Nutroast, Nutroast, Wherefore Art Thou, Nutroast?”

They say that everyone remembers their first time, and I am no exception. As I’ve mentioned before, I was a late bloomer, so the event is indelibly etched in my memory.

N.R was rich, deeply tan, warm and beckoning. One glance, and I […]

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How I Spent My Florida Vacation, 2011 Edition–and “Kitchen Classics” Launch!

[Warning: Extra, extra, extra-long post. Feel free to portion it out in smaller doses. . . or simply take your time and revel in the sunshine.]

[Nope, no alligators in this Florida body of water. (And no, that’s not the HH at the pool!)]

Um, so, yes, I have […]

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Winner of The Spunky Coconut Grain-Free Baked Goods and Desserts

It was clear from your enthusiasm and all the comments just how much you people love Kelly’s blog and recipes. I’m delighted to be able to announce the winner of her cookbook!

And just in time for Valentine’s Day, our winner is. . . .

NATALIE!

Here’s Natalie’s comment: […]

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Guest Post on Go Dairy Free: Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Nuggets of Love for Valentine’s Day

Happy (early) Valentine’s Day, everyone! The HH and I have a special celebration planned, which I’ll share in a day or two. In the meantime, I’ve got a guest post up today over at Go Dairy Free for Sweet Sundays: these ridiculously decadent, luxurious Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites. After all, […]

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Let’s Make Some Whoopee (Pies)*–without Refined Sugar, Gluten, Eggs, Dairy, Soy or Nuts

*Or, It’s almost Valentine’s Day–time for bad puns!

When I was a teenager, I believed Valentine’s Day was all about romance–and the fact that I didn’t have a sweetheart with whom to be romantic. I’d sit at home listening to (Rod Stewart’s version of) The First Cut is the Deepest on […]

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Lifestyles of the Rich and Sugar-Laden: Chocolate “Buttercream” Frosting

[Whipped “buttercream” variation. Go ahead. . . lick the beaters.]

When we were kids, my sisters and I used to crowd round my mother every time she baked something (coffee cake, chocolate chip cookies, cheesecake, or her legendary chiffon cake) just so we could vie for who’d get to […]

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Review & Giveaway: Spunky Coconut Grain-Free Baked Goods and Desserts

THE GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED!

[Divine Vegan Fudge Cake (as cupckakes) from the book, topped with my own Sugar-Free, Soy-Free, Nut-Free Chocolate Buttercream Frosting]

Here’s a chance to win a copy of Kelly V. Brozyna’s Spunky Coconut Grain-Free Baked Goods and Desserts–just click here […]

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