Paleo Cherry Chocolate Cupcakes

The new website has launched! [Hence am stuffing my face with chocolate celebratory cupcakes] It’s been a labor of love and am thrilled with the end result. It’s a minimalist layout, it’s clean, it’s easy to navigate, and the logo captures the essence of the blog perfectly. Thank you for your patience, your support –… Continue reading Paleo Cherry Chocolate Cupcakes


Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Life without peanut butter (or any nut butter, for that matter) would be incredibly dull + boring, don’t ya think? There once was a girl (not naming names) that was seriously addicted to a certain peanut butter recipe (that was conveniently written) on the back of a certain peanut butter jar. By the way, sorry… Continue reading Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Breakfast · Desserts

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Oh.My.God. I have a newfound appreciation for what chia & chocolate can accomplish when paired together… Chocolate Chia Pudding is the stuff breakfast dreams are made of. It’s the stuff dessert dreams are made of. This pudding is: rich, creamy, chocolatey and healthy. All four adjectives hold true in the same sentence. Chia is a… Continue reading Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Entrees · Meat · Uncategorized

Maple & Tamari Roasted Pork Chops & Veggies

I just finished watching yesterday’s episode of Grey’s Anatomy and am enjoying a warm cup of green tea. I honestly had not watched TV in over a week and had not missed it.  Am finally starting to recover from bronchitis and this cough was very effective in getting me to write 4 recipes this week! Everyone tells me… Continue reading Maple & Tamari Roasted Pork Chops & Veggies


Gluten Free Raspberry Clafoutis

I started typing this blog entry surrounded by the strong smell of freshly brewed coffee, the friendly buzz of people, & a few, rare minutes of “freedom” as one of my best friends entertains my youngest child, Grace. So very thankful to the friends who make this blog possible; because through their help, they enable… Continue reading Gluten Free Raspberry Clafoutis


Say it with Chocolate! Healthy Chocolate Hazelnut Tartelettes

I was the grinch of Valentine’s Day. Truth. I absolutely recoiled in the festivities surrounding this date. It wasn’t about the sentiment or meaningfulness of cupid’s holiday or anything along those lines. It was just the cheesy, completely over-the-top decor & frilly heart garlands hanging everywhere. From the packed, noisy restaurants dimly lit in an attempt to create a… Continue reading Say it with Chocolate! Healthy Chocolate Hazelnut Tartelettes