Paleo Cherry Brownies

Did you know that it’s Cherry season? Yup – Northwest grown sweet cherries are usually available for 6 to 8 weeks spreading from June to August!  So get some while you can!  I was lucky to have been reached out to check out some cherries from Northwest Cherries.  I love me some fresh in season fruit and veggies so I was all in.  Besides eating them fresh, I also thought- these cherries would be so delish with some chocolate!  Hence, this Paleo Cherry Brownies recipe was born.

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Paleo Mexican Chocolate Pudding with Bacon Hearts

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and there is nothing that says “I love you” more than chocolate and bacon. Well, maybe only the second part if you live in my house. But seriously, enough with the sugary chocolates in heart shaped boxes! Who wants those, really?! If I’m going to indulge, I would much rather have a heart-shaped box full of bacon than sugary filled cheap chocolate. But wait. Heart-shaped bacon… heart shaped bacon?!!!

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Mini Paleo Chocolate Cake (with Ramekins)

Whether it’s for a Birthday, Valentine’s day, Christmas, or some solo-I-need-a-chocolate-cake-in-my-mouth event… it’s always good to have a good chocolate cake recipe laying around!  Yes, normal sized cakes are pretty awesome, but maybe you don’t have two good sized cake pans, want to switch it up, or… just want your cake to look damn cute!  Well, you’re in luck!  If you have Ramekins laying around… you can make this adorable and decadent Mini Paleo Chocolate Cake!

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Paleo Death By Chocolate Cake

February. Roses, cards, hearts and chocolate. Oh, and my birthday month! It’s the shortest month and my birthday is two days after Valentine’s Day, which is great because my boyfriend doesn’t forget what day is my birthday.  But not great so great because my birthday celebration gets combined with Valentine’s Day. So, I decide I’m going to make the whole month my birthday month!

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Paleo Mounds Candy

The “Back to School” shopping season is over and it’s all about Halloween in the stores. That means candy galore! Snickers, Mounds, Milky Way, Kit Kat at every corner. But who needs all that corn syrup, sodium metabisulfite and “artificial flavoring.” I certainly don’t.  But, every girl deserves a chocolatey treat. After all, it is Halloween. This recipe is combination of one of my favorite cookies (coconut macaroons) and my favorite candy, Almond Joy! I mean can you ask for a better combination… Coconut and chocolate?!   Here’s how to make your own Paleo Mounds Candy!

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avocado desserts

Guilt-Free Desserts… with Avocados (Part II)

Avocado doesn’t really sound like a dessert ingredient, but as it turns out… it can be, and a very good and healthy one! “What in the world would that even taste like?” Good question! As it turns out, a lot of the chocolate ones, you won’t even know there’s avocado involved. But if you really want to embrace that avocado taste, there’s some of those options in here too!

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paleo hot chocolate

Ridiculously Delicious Paleo Hot Chocolate

I know just what you are thinking because I’m thinking it too.  It’s freezing, and it’s the perfect time for some Hot Chocolate!  So I decided to share my awesomely delicious and Paleo Hot Chocolate (or Hot Cocoa) recipe!  It beats all the non-paleo versions (because of the coconut milk flavor) and it takes less than 2 minutes to make!

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