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Primal Peppermint Cupcakes to bring holiday cheer to all!

Primal Peppermint Cupcakes

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 Peppermint has always been one of my favorite holiday flavors, from Peppermint Mochas to this pale pink candy cane ice cream they sell on Main Street in Disneyland that is the most perfect treat to enjoy while watching the magical holiday parade. Yes I'm a grown adult and I am still obsessed with Disney. But back to the peppermint. I love how refreshing it is, and even though it's cold outside, somehow the cold chill it leaves in your mouth is so comforting. I was thrilled to see that the Food Read more [...]

Holiday recipes

Holiday Recipes Roundup

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I can't believe we are already 5 days into December, which means Christmas is less than 3 weeks away! Or for some of you, Hannukkah is just ending. I can't believe how fast this year has flown by, and how quickly the holidays are sneaking up on me.  I guess it's time to start planning some festive menus, so here are some favorite holiday recipes I've rounded up for you to make this busy holiday season a little less hectic. I hope you all will be exactly where you want to be this holiday season Read more [...]

Primal White Chocolate Cranberry Cheesecake

Primal White Chocolate Cranberry Cheesecake

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Wow did this one go quick! I made this primal white chocolate cranberry cheesecake for my family's thanksgiving feast and it was one of my favorite cheesecakes I've made, and the family was delighted too. The crust and filling were pretty close to my standard recipes, but the sweet and tart cranberry compote just perfectly complimented the creamy heavenly cheesecake. The appearance is simple yet full of holiday cheer with the bright red berries in contrast to the snowy white chocolate shavings and Read more [...]

Salted Caramel Pretzel Thumbprint Cookies

Salted Caramel Pretzel Thumbprint Cookies

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Now that Thanksgiving has passed and December is officially here, everyone has busted out their holiday decorations and Christmas carols, so I say let the holiday cookie recipes begin! Thumbprint cookies have been one of my favorites since I was a little girl, so I was thrilled to try this salted caramel pretzel version from last year's Food Network Magazine! I love the combination of salty and sweet and they made the perfect dessert for a Winter beer tasting! But I couldn't stop there. I also made Read more [...]

Paleo Pumpkin Cake

Paleo Pumpkin Cake

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I am a giant fan of celebrating Halloween but being out of town last weekend and just being too busy overall I just couldn't find the time to make a costume this year, and the thought of going down to the West Hollywood parade just exhausted me. I couldn't think of a better way to spend Hollow's Eve than baking a Paleo Pumpkin Cake and enjoying some delicious Shipyard Pumpkinhead beer (not so Paleo but hey I gotta live a little!). It was just what I needed and this Paleo Pumkin Cake turned out to Read more [...]

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