Almond Citrus Cake with Coconut-Lime Cream

For J's Birthday I made the delicate, delicious Almond Citrus Cake and decided to top it with a Lime-Coconut Cream since he's fond of citrus-y foods. The result was terrific so I thought I'd share it with you! Make 1 recipe of the Almond Citrus Cake, and bake in a 9" Springform pan. While it … Continue reading Almond Citrus Cake with Coconut-Lime Cream

Pink Coconut-Banana Cream Squares with Chocolate Chips

Food coloring lives on a very high shelf of my cupboard, awaiting its once a year service as dye for boiled eggs on Easter. Natural, edible, safe food-based coloring is thankfully available, but I enjoy making my own too. After juicing fresh organic carrots and beets, my fingers are a gorgeous bright orange-red.  Beets are … Continue reading Pink Coconut-Banana Cream Squares with Chocolate Chips

My Banana Coconut Cream Tart with Choco-Hazelnut Crust – GF

My daughter and I made dinner for the family a few nights ago. Afterwards we both wanted a little something for dessert.  She suggested we start with a hazelnut-cashew crust, so I offered some of my 85% organic Dark Chocolate as a binder. While she melted the chocolate to mix with the lightly ground nuts, … Continue reading My Banana Coconut Cream Tart with Choco-Hazelnut Crust – GF

BEST Lemon-Poppy/Chia Seed Muffins (GF), and Farm Update

We have three weeks left before out move to the Farm... and the work on the farm house has been in full swing for a month. All the windows in the main house and barn have been upgraded, the two kid's bedrooms have been modified and painted, the Master Bath is built and shower installed, … Continue reading BEST Lemon-Poppy/Chia Seed Muffins (GF), and Farm Update

Chocolate Cherry Pudding – Dairy Free

This is a quick, simple and delicious pudding.  It's full of necessary healthy fats and antioxidants. Chocolate Cherry Pudding with Hazelnuts and Pistachios 1- 1/2 c. full fat Coconut Milk 1/2 c. raw organic Cocoa Powder 1 Tbs. Coconut Flour 1 tsp. pure Cherry Extract 2 Tbs. Xylitol or Erythritol Chopped roasted hazelnuts and pistachios … Continue reading Chocolate Cherry Pudding – Dairy Free