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Raspberry, White Chocolate & Coconut Rugelach

December 15, 2014
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Looking to get your inner pastry chef on? This rugelach recipe from Dorie Greenspan’s new cookbook Baking Chez Moi is sure to do just that! These Raspberry, White Chocolate & Coconut Rugelach are the cookies that are sure to win over everyone during the holidays! Take some extra time to bake them ~ it’s sure […]

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Piña Colada Steel Cut Oatmeal

May 7, 2014
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Let’s get this straight….Pina Colada Steel Cut Oatmeal is really for breakfast. Don’t let a bit of dark rum fool ya, the alcohol cooks out folks. It’s not some kinda way to get your drink on first in the morning. This oatmeal is packed with tropical flavor, it will whisk you away to the islands. […]

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Banana Coconut Smoothie

February 5, 2014
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Howdy! It’s time for Banana Coconut Smoothies. You down? Great! This frozen drink is creamy, dreamy & full of banana, coconut flavor!

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Flourless Chocolate Brownies

August 14, 2013
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I pin brownies & bars like every second of my life. Funny thing is though I have never posted brownies here on Family Fresh Cooking until today. These beauties are from the amazing new cookbook by Elana Amsterdam…Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry: Gluten Free, Grain Free, Dairy Free Recipes. They are bursting with chocolate & […]

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Coconut Cream Pie Popsicles

July 17, 2013
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Happy Wednesday! Today I have creamy dreamy Coconut Cream Pie Popsicles for ya! These pops distinctly resemble everyone’s favorite cream pie ~ sans guilt. You can enjoy these pops in that teeny tiny bikini along with a big grin. What makes ‘em extra special is how I rolled in in delicious Attune Foods graham cracker […]

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Skinny Dark Chocolate Trail Mix Truffles

June 17, 2013
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Sometimes you crave a sweet treat……but you want somethin’ a little more on the healthy side. These Skinny Dark Chocolate Trail Mix Truffles will keep ya in that teeny tiny bikini & those skinny jeans. They are gluten free, grain free, dairy free and perfect for those on a Paleo diet. Dig in…

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Baked Strawberry Steel Cut Oatmeal – Vegan

June 3, 2013
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One of your favorite (and my favorite recipes) on Family Fresh Cooking is Blueberry-Coconut Baked Steel Cut Oatmeal. When you have great success it makes sense to repeat it with somethin’ similar but a smidge  different. Strawberry Baked Steel Cut Oatmeal is a fine example as to how to make this happen.

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Chocolate Chip Coconut Popcorn

February 13, 2013
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I eat this popcorn as I type this post. Fistfuls. Just recently popcorn has become a really BIG hit with me. Past few years I kinda gave up on it. No gnarly breakup or anything, I simply had no craving for it. Well that has changed my friends. Might have something to do with the […]

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Raspberry Maple-Pecan Granola

August 13, 2012
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If you are anything like me then you love a nice bowl of pick-me-up granola in the morning. The only thing I don’t like is store bought granola that is waaaayyy too sweet and filled with all kinds of junk my body does not need. Especially first thing in the morning. This Raspberry Granola is […]

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Roasted Peach Tapioca Pudding

August 3, 2012
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Pudding for breakfast? Yes please! That is what has been going on around here. Have you ever roasted peaches? Have you ever made tapioca pudding? I love little tapioca pearls, they add such a fun texture to your pudding. Usually tapioca pudding is made with eggs and cream. I lightened my recipe with low fat creamy coconut […]

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Vegan Watermelon Lime Ice Cream

July 20, 2012
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Have you been enjoying watermelon this summer? We love this sweet, pink & juicy fruit. What could be happier than something naturally preppy pink & green that you can actually eat? How about watermelon used in a delicious, good for you ice cream! A few more things before we get started ~ this is vegan […]

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Vegan Chocolate + Cherry Ice Cream

July 9, 2012
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I have been reading about vegan ice creams made from coconut milk for quite some time. I recently jumped on the bandwagon encouraged by the fabulous Alice Currah from SavorySweetLife.com. In her new cookbook SAVORY SWEET LIFE: 100 Simply Delicious Recipes for Every Family Occasion she has a recipe for Chocolate Cookies ‘n’ Cream “Ice Cream. […]

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Sweet Potato Coconut Curry with Chicken and Bacon

November 3, 2011
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You heard me right. Bacon in your curry, and it’s healthy too. Just a little bit of bacon goes a long way and adds oh so much flavor. This recipe is like a dream come true my friends. In the same way that I can’t get enough pumpkin I also can’t get enough sweet potato. If […]

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Tutti Fruitti Chocolate Coconut Popsicles

September 21, 2011
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Hear me out. I get it. I have already teased you with fall pumpkin recipes and here I am bringing you cool popsicles. Here is the deal. In Southern California the days start off grey, foggy and a little chilly. By the afternoon the sun is scorching hot and we crave cold sips and icy pops. I […]

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Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins – Gluten Free

August 3, 2011
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It has been a few months since I posted with the Gluten Free Ratio Rally group and I am so pleased to be back in the mix this month. I could not resist with the cake theme. As you know cake is one of my all time favorite foods. In my book, muffins are just […]

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