Recipes

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! […]

#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 […]

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 […]

Low Carb Pancakes and My Childhood Reminisce

Low Carb Pancakes and My Childhood Reminisce

One of my and my brother’s favorite books growing up was Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder. We’d read it over and over again! Why, you ask? Because it’s chockful of food descriptions! Almanzo’s mother and sisters make all kinds of yummy treats through out […]

Fall Harvest Potato Beet Soup

Fall Harvest Potato Beet Soup

Here’s a new recipe for you! As we head into Fall, soup has been calling my name. This recipe for Potato Beet Soup is giving me all the feels today because I love potatoes! With a last name like Finnegan, how could I not?! Potatoes […]