Jul 272014
Gluten Free, Flourless Chocolate Chip Cookies

This Saturday, I was CRAVING some cookies! I’ve been wanting to try the whole “chickpea” cookie thing because the pictures of them are just awesome, but I really can’t stand the smell of garbanzo bean flour and I’ve also read that you can’t eat the chickpea cookies cold. The gluten free flourless chocolate cupcakes I made in [continue reading]

Jul 102014
Chocolate-Stuffed Raspberries

Raspberries and chocolate were made for each other. I was actually unpacking my kitchen and spilled a bunch of cacao nibs on the counter – right next to the raspberries I had just gotten. Oh, happy accident! I started stuffing cacao nibs inside of the raspberries because they looked like just the right size, and [continue reading]

Oct 262013
Mail-Order Primal Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough from Capello's

Gluten-free/Grain-free/Primal Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough I’m a big fan of Capello’s, a Denver-based gluten-free specialty foods company – their products are so well made, and their ingredients are all things I have or have had in my own kitchen. I have tried all their pastas (#awesome) and just came home to find that my chocolate [continue reading]

Sep 122013
One-Minute Double-Layer Chocolate Strawberry Protein Cake

Chocolate strawberry satisfaction that you can feel GOOD about! (in one minute – not kiddin’) Sometimes at night I want chocolate.  Oh, you too? I’m pretty sure it’s a natural phenomenon – but what’s NOT natural is eating a bunch of processed junk that gives you a stomach ache and leaves you feeling guilty!  When [continue reading]

Jun 232013
Healthy No-Bake Dark Chocolate Chocolate Fudge (gluten and dairy free)

No-Bake Dark Chocolate Fudge Well, it appears that dark chocolate and strawberries were the theme this weekend! And why not…I love celebrating the Summer Solstice! If you didn’t get a chance to catch my Chocolate Strawberry Donut Protein Pancakes, get that recipe right now! This gluten free dark chocolate dessert is so easy to make [continue reading]

May 152013
Gluten Free Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies (paleo and vegan)

Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies (gluten free, dairy free) 1 1/4 cups almond meal flour (other nut flours work too) 2-3 T cacao powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp baking soda 2 tsp vanilla extract 1/4 cup grape seed oil (or coconut oil, just melt it first) 1/4 cup agave (or honey) 1/4 cup dark chocolate [continue reading]