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Natural Food Coloring for Frosting

I can’t believe that Ashley is 10 years old. It seems like a big deal kind of birthday. I remember feeling that way when Zoe turned ten. But Ashley’s birthday has always been a source of dread for me, because she had complications the day she was born, and we didn’t know if she was… 

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Blueberry-Lemon Bars

Good morning! Today I have a treat for you. I asked one of my good friends, Brittany, to share a recipe with you You may remember that I was planning on sharing a pie recipe a while back. I can’t believe this, but I LOST the recipe! Aghhh! I have tried to recreate the pie,… 

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My sweet girl, and progress we have made.

I always get lots of loving comments and emails from you guys, asking if I’ve tried this or that for Ashley. For those of you who don’t know, Ashley has autism and global delay. After the Gluten, Constipation, and Autism post, I had even more questions than usual, and sadly, I don’t have time to answer them all… 

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Nom Nom Paleo, Food For Humans

This October when we were on our book tour we got to meet Michelle, Henry, Owen, and Ollie. As anyone who has ever met them or is a fan of their blog Nom Nom Paleo can attest: They are fantastic people! They are so much fun to be around, and we had a great time with… 

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Coconut Sunflower Porridge

So, you know how we came to southern California in September? Well, I knew it would be in the mid-70s for most of the time we’re renting here, but I didn’t realize how cold it would be from the moment the sun goes down until late the next morning. It reminds me of Colorado in… 

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Most Popular Recipes of 2013

Last year we started the tradition of posting the most popular recipes of the year. I can’t even remember what the most popular recipes are myself, so a look back is helpful. Like right now I’m thinking, “I’ve GOT to make that Coconut Milk Bread again!” and, “When was the last time I even ate… 

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Super Cheesy Kale Chips (dairy-free)

Have you tried the kale chips that come in tarragon dijon, chipotle, and southwest ranch? I ADORE them. I hadn’t bought storebought kale chips in years, because the first ones I tried were so bad. Then I picked up a bag of those and they rocked my world. At the local health food store in… 

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Our Scandinavian-inspired Christmas

Our Scandinavian-inspired Christmas begins with dinner tomorrow night, Christmas Eve. I’m not making very many things, but I’m making enough for leftovers on Christmas day. Of course we’re having Swedish Meatballs from my first cookbook, substituting almond flour for bread crumbs. They’re so good I always ask myself, “Why don’t I make these the rest… 

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Ginger & Orange Marmalade Thumbprint Cookies

I am bonkers for orange and ginger marmalade, but it was Andy who had the idea to use it in my thumbprint Christmas cookies. Excellent idea. Also, I wanted to try this recipe with an egg for those of you who prefer that, and I used coconut sugar to see if it would work. I… 

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Curry Sweet Potato Pancakes

Yesterday I whipped up these easy Curry Sweet Potato Pancakes and they came out so crazy good that I have to share the recipe with you! So I made them again today and took this photo Don’t let the directions intimidate you. I made sure to include lots of tips so that yours would come… 

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Cinnamon Gluten Free Donuts

Last week or so Andy was missing cider doughnuts. I never had them, but he did. When I ask him where he had them he says, “the northeast.” This frustrates me because I think of myself as being from the northeast, even though technically I’m not. I’m from Maryland, which is just south of Mason-Dixon… 

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