• Grain Free Biscotti
    Healthy Snacks,  Recipes,  Sweets and Treats

    Grain Free Biscotti

    Sometimes you just need a little crunch in your gluten free life.  This recipe for Grain Free Biscotti will satisfy that craving.  Free from grains, refined sugar and casein; these biscotti can be served plain or dipped in chocolate.  Be creative with your add in’s…chocolate chips, diced fruit, nuts/seeds.  These biscotti freeze beautifully so make a batch and save some for later. Ingredients: 3 1/2 Cups Blanched Almond Flour 1 1/2 teaspoons Baking Soda 1/4 teaspoon Sea Salt 2 teaspoons Organic Ground Cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoons Organic Ground Ginger Dash of Organic Ground Cloves 1/2 Cup of Optional Ingredients:  slivered almonds, chopped pistachios, currants, or chocolate chips. 2 Large Eggs 1/4…

  • White Chocolate Mousse
    Recipes,  Sweets and Treats

    White Chocolate Mousse

    Happy Valentines Day everyone!  I wanted to share an absolutely decadent desert that is simple to make and beautiful to behold.  This White Chocolate Mousse would fall into the “special treat” category, and I will warn you up front…It is not Paleo, nor is it appropriate for my casein sensitive readers.  For my readers with Soy sensitivities please read your labels carefully as many chocolates contain Soy as an emulsifier. There is so much confusion surrounding White Chocolate, so let me explain what white chocolate is (or should I say isn’t).  White Chocolate is a derivative of chocolate, made from cocoa butter, sugar, milk, and vanilla.  The color of white…

  • Vanilla Chia Pudding
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    Vanilla Chia Pudding

    Grain Free Chia Pudding My best friend sent me a subscription to Martha Stewart Living as a Christmas gift, and the first issue arrived the other day.  I spent a few moments flipping through the pages and a recipe for Vanilla Chia Pudding caught my eye; it was free of grains, refined sugars, eggs, and casein.  The photograph was not the most beautiful in the magazine, but let’s be honest a pudding made with Chia Seeds is going to be a bit on the gray side.  Many of you may be thinking Cha Cha Cha Cha Chia….yes, these are the same little seeds made famous by the Chia Pet Commercial.  Chia Seeds…