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Paleo Potato Pancakes

Paleo Potato Pancakes

One of my favorite holiday leftovers is mashed potatoes. Not just because I like them reheated (which I do, with tons of gravy!) but because I grew up making potato pancakes with those leftover potatoes! My dad and I went on several kicks where we’d […]

Flourless Trail Mix Cookies

Flourless Trail Mix Cookies

It’s Fall now and I’m all about the baking nowadays. Bring on the breads, cookies, and cakes! I’ve always been a better baker, I think, than cook. While I enjoy both, I think baking lends more creativity, don’t you think? I’m not a decorator though! […]

Eating Gluten Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival

Eating Gluten Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival

My sophomore year in college, I participated in the Disney College Internship Program. Prior to that, I had never been inside a Disney park. Ever. I remember stepping foot into Magic Kingdom in wonder (I was 18) and tearing up during the Wishes fireworks show […]

#Choctoberfest Wrap-up and White Chocolate Pumpkin Mousse

#Choctoberfest Wrap-up and White Chocolate Pumpkin Mousse

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen in my stories my epic failure in my first go-around with these chocolate cups. I saw a Tasty video where they made these cups with a mousse filling and I thought, “I could do that […]

The Best and Easiest Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever!

The Best and Easiest Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever!

Many years ago (ok, not TOO many. I’m not that old!), a former roommate introduced me to a chocolate chip cookie recipe that changed my life. It had Jell-o pudding mix in it and that ingredient transformed my cookies into soft, tender, cake-y piles of […]

Paleo Pumpkin Chocolate Fudge

Paleo Pumpkin Chocolate Fudge

Aren’t these fudge bites the cutest? I couldn’t resist this candy mold when I saw it at Target the other day. It was just perfect for my Paleo pumpkin chocolate fudge recipe I had in mind!  *I was provided free product from Barlean’s in exchange […]

Chicken Mole Stew

Chicken Mole Stew

So let’s continue the chocolate themed fun, shall we? Chocolate isn’t just for sweet, baked goods, you know. When used correctly, it can be so tasty in savory dishes as well! This Chicken Mole Stew features Forte Chocolates Chili Pepper Dark Chocolate and man, was […]

Welcome to #Choctoberfest and Paleo Pumpkin Pancakes!

Welcome to #Choctoberfest and Paleo Pumpkin Pancakes!

Yay! #Choctoberfest is finally here! Let the chocolate-y goodness commence! From now until the end of the week, I am joining forces with over 100 other bloggers from around the world to post delicious chocolate recipes. Every day, #Choctoberfest bloggers will be celebrating all things […]

How My Family and I Ate for Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival!

How My Family and I Ate for Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival!

My family and I just got back from a 10 day vacation to Disney and the Caribbean! We had a wonderful time, celebrating my birthday and participating in Frugal & Fit’s very FIRST sponsored media trip! Disney gave us free day passes into Epcot in […]

Braised Red Cabbage and Apples

Braised Red Cabbage and Apples

I love harvest time. My childhood is full of Laura Ingalls Wilder books and I’ve always dreamed of being a farmer. It’s a hard life, I know, but there’s something so satisfying about growing your own food, harvesting it, and transforming it into a delicious […]