Tag: coconut oil

Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping

Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping

[ 2 ] November 17, 2014 |

Warm and comforting, apple crisp is ideal in the fall when apples are in season  Possibly the best apple crisp and  I am not kidding.  Gluten-free, healthy and delicious. This Apple Crisp with Pecan Topping is addictive. Delicious caramelized apples tossed with raisins, fall spices and maple syrup, and top with a mixture of pecans, […]

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Almond Chai Cupcakes with Vanilla Icing ( gluten-free)

Almond Chai Cupcakes with Vanilla Icing ( gluten-free)

[ 2 ] July 11, 2014 |

Coconut flour and coconut oil will work wonders for anyone trying to follow the Paleo Diet.I have been using more of the coconut flour and coconut oil recently. Some of my clients are trying to follow the Paleo lifestyle. I love the flavor and the texture. These cupcakes turned out so moist and tender, anyone […]

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Skinny Apple Bread in a Jar

Skinny Apple Bread in a Jar

[ 20 ] January 18, 2014 |

These Apple Breads are wonderful and packed with goodies. They make ideal gifts and have such a pretty presentation! This is my second recipe using Mason jars. I learned my lesson the first time after filling the jars too high allowing the bread to overflow. Now I fill the jar only ½ way full. These […]

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Healthy Zucchini Bread

Healthy Zucchini Bread

[ 4 ] November 28, 2013 |

This recipe for zucchini bread is a wonderful example of how some quick breads can be healthy if you use wholesome ingredients. One cup of zucchini has 36 calories and 10% of the RDA of dietary fiber. It’s also high in vitamins A and C, potassium, and folate—which our bodies need—which makes zucchini a perfect […]

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Cranberry Apple Butter Bars

Cranberry Apple Butter Bars

[ 2 ] October 1, 2013 |

This time of year calls for desserts and snacks with bold fall flavors, like these Cranberry Apple Butter Bars. Nothing quite says fall like a warm baked apple and cranberry dessert. Your house will smell like…well, like home. Have you ever walked around an apple orchard with a pick-your-own basket? That’s something I miss, living […]

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Apricot Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Apricot Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

[ 6 ] August 6, 2013 |

The last time I made some Granola Bars, they seem to vanish pretty quickly. For these amazing Apricot Chocolate Chip Granola Bars, I paired chopped apricots, chocolate chips and  dried coconut. Feel free to substitute any dried fruit you’d like in these if you don’t have apricots or raisins on hand or are just feeling […]

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Strawberry Oatmeal Muffins

Strawberry Oatmeal Muffins

[ 1 ] June 30, 2013 |

If you like oatmeal, you will love these Strawberry Oatmeal Muffins. These muffins are packed with healthy ingredients. They are moist and delicious. Perfect for breakfast or for a snack. Coconut oil and applesauce replace the butter in these healthy jewels. This is a great base muffin recipe upon which substitutions can be made. Swap […]

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Vegan Granola Bars

Vegan Granola Bars

[ 1 ] June 25, 2013 |

These soft  and satisfying Vegan Granola Bars are just about the most addicting snack you can make. Not too sweet and loaded with healthy ingredients. These granola bars are super easy to make, and can go from ingredients to oven in about twenty, twenty five  minutes.  You can make these completely yours, more sweet, less sweet, and […]

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Coconut Baked Oatmeal

Coconut Baked Oatmeal

[ 0 ] February 26, 2013 |

Baked Oatmeal can be made ahead for a quick breakfast. You are going to love this dish. This baked oatmeal called for coconut milk, coconut flakes and fresh berries. A comforting dish with a tropical twist. I love oatmeal in the morning and I am making different versions of it by combining some of my […]

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Berry Streusel Bars

Berry Streusel Bars

[ 3 ] February 1, 2013 |

Let’s talk about coconut oil. I started using coconut oil myself few years ago. I have been so impressed after reading about the health benefits of coconut oil, that I felt an obligation to use it in my daily routine. Coconut oil has a long and highly respected reputation in many culture of the world. […]

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Chocolate Chip Apricot Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Apricot Banana Bread

[ 2 ] January 1, 2013 |

Banana Bead is one of my favorite quick bread. Easy and versatile, you can add you favorite ingredients to your basic banana bread recipe. Chocolate chip, apricot and coconut add some wonderful flavor to this moist and tender banana bread. The best bananas to use in any banana bread or cake are the ones that […]

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Blueberry Mousse

Blueberry Mousse

[ 0 ] August 27, 2012 |

  This blueberry mousse is soft, light and airy, and made without the eggs and whipped cream. The main ingredient in this mousse is avocado. Avocado provides protein, enzymes, and healthy unsaturated fats. Avocado’s mild taste and creamy texture make it a good choice for vegan dessert.   BLUEBERRY MOUSSE   Print Author: Citronlimette Ingredients […]

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Cherry Tart with Almond Cream

Cherry Tart with Almond Cream

[ 10 ] July 7, 2012 |

  This tart can also be made with blueberries, raspberries or strawberries.  The cherries are in season and they are available  at the supermarket right now. Long part of american history, cherries are truly an american favorite.  With his unique flavor, the red fruit has become a Super Fruit with an extensive list of heart […]

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