Simple Baked Fruit

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(gluten-free, grain-free, paleo, vegetarian, easily dairy-free and vegan) Is there anything better than a warm fruit cobbler? Not really… But this recipe, by definition, is not a cobbler. It is not a crisp, a betty, or a crumble. And definitely not a pandowdy. Or a clafouti. I can’t even say clafouti… This is simply fruit, with […]

What’s for Dinner: Crockpot Shredded Salsa Beef

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It has been a record book winter in Wisconsin. And not in a good way! The low temperatures, along with a few other factors have caused a severe propane shortage for the Midwest. We’ve been trying to drastically reduce our propane usage by wrapping ourselves in blankets, wearing woolly socks, and eating almost exclusively out […]

Vanilla Bean Truffle-Covered Walnuts for Valentine’s Day

Vanilla Bean Truffle Covered Walnuts

(Grain-Free, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Paleo, Vegan) A gift from the heart and from the kitchen is the best kind of gift, Valentine’s Day or otherwise. I know you homesteaders and whole-food lovers feel the same way. I love everything about these truffled walnuts. Let me entice you… buttery, nutty walnuts vanilla-bean spiked chocolate smooth and silky […]

Grain-Free Slice and Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies: DIY Frozen Cookie Dough

Grain-Free Slice & Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies

(gluten-free, grain-free, easily dairy-free and paleo adaptable) Have you had this experience? Where you make a version of something and it’s the best you’ve ever had, and you know you never want to make it any other way again? I feel like I’ve struck gold. In the form of a chocolate chip cookie. You may […]