Be My Valentine – Strawberry Cake

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Ingredients Ingredients 1 (18.25-ounce) box white cake mix 1 (3-ounce) box strawberry-flavored instant gelatin 1 (15-ounce) package frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed and pureed 4 large eggs ½ cup vegetable oil ¼ cup water Strawberry cream cheese frosting, recipe follows Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting ¼ cup butter, softened 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 (10-ounce) package frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed and pureed ½ teaspoon strawberry extract 7 cups … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Icing-

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Print Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Icing- Ingredients Ingredients Cake: 2 cups almond flour ⅔ cup dark cocoa powder ⅓ cup Coconut flour ⅓ cup unflavoured whey protein powder 1 tbsp instant coffee 1 ½ tsp baking soda OR 1 tbsp baking powder ½ tsp baking powder) ½ tsp salt ½ cup butter, softened ¾ cup Raw Stevia Sweetener ( you may use the same amounts of Sugar) 4 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract ¼ tsp Stevia … [Read more...]

My AIP Homemade Pineapple Sorbet-

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  After being on the AIP Paleo diet for awhile you get a craving for something sweet and creamy. I decided to try my version of Pineapple Sorbet but you can use any organic FROZEN fruit that you like most. I just happen to love pineapple. Ingredients: 1 cup frozen organic Pineapple Chunks 1/2 cup Organic Pure Coconut Water 1/2 cup Fresh Organic Coconut Milk 1/2 Lime Juice organic for me- (NOTE : I make mine from unsweetened organic shredded coconut) I use the food … [Read more...]

Warm Cinnamon Bread-

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Print Warm Cinnamon Bread- Ingredients Ingredients 1 cup Milk 6 Tablespoons Butter 2-1/2 teaspoons Active Dry Yeast 2 whole Eggs ⅓ cup Sugar 3-1/2 cups All-purpose Flour 1 teaspoon Salt ⅓ cup Sugar 2 Tablespoons Cinnamon Egg And Milk, Mixed Together, For Brushing Softened Butter, For Smearing And Greasing Instructions Preparation Instructions Melt butter with milk. Heat until very warm, but don't boil. Allow to cool until still warm to the touch, but not hot. … [Read more...]

AIP Beef Stew-

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Print AIP Beef Stew- Ingredients 1 Small beef sirloin roast (GRASS FED ONLY) 10 baby carrots 1 small japanese sweet potato diced 1 granny smith apple sliced Instructions Cook the roast in a crock pot on low for 3 hours Add all veggies cook on love 2 to 3 more hours salt and pepper to taste if needed 3.2.2885 … [Read more...]

AIP Living- Chicken Sausage Leaks and Spinach

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Print AIP Living- Chicken Sausage Leaks and Spinach Ingredients 1 Pound Chicken sausages removed from casings ( I use only grain fed Chicken no hormones or antibiotics! If you are AIP this is a must 2 large organic leaks washed and chopped anyway you like 3 cups of organic spinach Instructions Fry the chicken sausage in 1 tbs spoons of Olive Oil, drain if needed, add leaks cook until tender.. Then and spinach turn heat to love cover to about 7 minutes. This is so good, enjoy … [Read more...]

Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten Free_

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Print Chocolate Chip Gluten Free Cookies Ingredients INGREDIENTS ½ cup room temperature ghee for AIP Or 1 stick real butter ¼ cup granulated sugar ½ cup packed light brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract gluten free 1 large egg range free 1 cup + 2 Tbsp gluten free baking mix* 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips or Carob Chips Instructions INSTRUCTIONS Using a mixer, cream butter and sugars in a large mixing bowl. Add egg and vanilla and beat again until well … [Read more...]

AIP one dish meals-

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I love her idea and saw the one dish meals over at Jessica's site at  http://aiplifestyle.com/ . So, I decided to get creative on some myself.. If you have to be on AIP for health and autoimmune disease, these might be just what you are looking for.. Check out Jessica's site please, and come back for more of our recipes we create as well. Print AIP one dish meals- AIP one dish meals Ingredients 1 lb grass fed ground sirloin 1 med onion diced ¾ C mushrooms 1 large sweet … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Red Velvet Cake/Pie

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Box of red velvet cake mix- 3 eggs 1/3 cup oil 1 cup water Two pre-made pie crusts 1/2 cup butter 12 ounces semi-sweet mini chocolate chips 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1. Make cake batter according to the box’s instruction– mine called for the three eggs, oil and water. Now take your pie crusts and place them in pie plates if you didn’t purchase the pie crusts already in the pan. Evenly divide the batter between the two pies. Bake for 30-35 minutes at 350 degrees (or until … [Read more...]

AIP butternut squash w/ veggies and grass fed sirloin

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In a searing pan with Organic Olive oil but not to hot add 1/2 medium butternut squash and onion, let cook until squash is soft I cover mine.  Add green onions and fresh garlic let them all cook for a few minutes covered- Add some fresh organic kale and small cap full of Olive oil cover Cook on low until the kale is tender - I grilled a grass fed sirloin patty and I am set for my all AIP dinner. I love this idea and I have Jessica at http://aiplifestyle.com/  to thank for this … [Read more...]

Fudgey Gooey Gluten Free Brownies-

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Ingredients ( Yields 16) 1/2 c. +2 Tbs. unsalted butter, melted 1 1/4 c. granulated sugar 3/4 c. unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 tsp. salt 1 Tbsp. water 1 tsp. vanilla extract 2 eggs 1/2 c. rice flour blend 1 c. of your favorite chocolate chips 1/2 cup our pecans (optional) Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 8×8 glass pan(or line with parchment paper) Pour the butter into the bowl of a stand mixer. Add the sugar and cocoa powder and beat until smooth … [Read more...]

Christmas Tour of recipes 6 of 12 Days of Christmas-

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Join us for some of the best Christmas Cookie Recipes we know you find one you MUST try this year..    Sugared Pecans            Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies     No Bake Pecan Praline Cookies  No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies   Each Recipe here can be found at http://www.pinterest.com/debbieerey01/christmas-cookies/ they are some of the best recipes out there for the Holidays- … [Read more...]

Festive Rosemary Sour Dough Bread

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Print Festive Rosemary Sour Dough Bread Ingredients (Makes 2 medium loaves) 1½ cups lukewarm water 2 tablespoons of instant yeast 1½ Tablespoons of salt 4 cups of plain gluten free flour (I use King Authur) 2-3 tablespoons of fresh rosemary Method: Mix together the flour, salt and yeast in a bowl, then add the fresh or dried rosemary, grinding it with your hands a little. Then add in the water Wet your hands, then combine the mixture with your hands until it creates a … [Read more...]

Olive Cheese Loaf

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Print Olive Cheese Loaf I adopted this one from The Pioneer Woman, made a few times and it is wonderful! Ree has some amazing recipes check out her blog for this recipe and MORE http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ree-drummond/olive-cheese-bread-recipe.html Ingredients Ingredients One 6-ounce can black olives, drained One 6-ounce jar pimiento-stuffed green olives, drained 2 stalks green onions 1 stick butter, at room temperature ½ cup mayonnaise 12 ounces Monterey Jack … [Read more...]

Homemade Raspberry Salad Dressing-

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  Print Homemade Raspberry Salad Dressing- Ingredients 1 cup fresh raspberries 1 tablespoon white sugar ⅔ cup balsamic vinegar ¼ cup olive oil 1 tablespoon honey ½ teaspoon salt Instructions Mix raspberries and sugar together in a bowl; set aside until mixture is juicy, about 10 minutes. Mash berries using a fork until liquefied. Pour berry mixture into a jar with a lid; add balsamic vinegar, olive oil, honey, and salt. Cover jar with lid and shake … [Read more...]

Creamy Rosemary Tomato Leek Soup-

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Print Creamy Rosemary Tomato Leek Soup- Ingredients Creamy Rosemary Tomato Leek Soup Ingredients ¼ cup butter 1 large leek - cut lengthwise, washed, trimmed, and thinly sliced 2 sprigs fresh rosemary, leaves stripped 2 teaspoons minced garlic 4 (16 ounce) cans diced tomatoes ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper 10 leaves basil, minced heavy whipping cream Instructions Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat; cook and stir leek, rosemary, and garlic until leek is … [Read more...]

Jalapeño & Butter Roasted Brussel Sprouts-

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Print Jalapeño & Butter Roasted Brussel Sprouts- These are amazingly good.. Ingredients Ingredients 1 pound Brussels sprouts, washed, trimmed and halved ⅔ cup melted butter, I use ghee 1 clove garlic 3 tablespoons Jalapeño juice 3 tablespoons Olive Oil Instructions Directions Heat oven to 450° F. in a food processor blend well melted butte,r garlic jalapeño juice, oil.. Place them on a large baking sheet sprayed with olive oil.. Brush sprouts WELL with mixture, … [Read more...]

Cheese Cake Bars w/ Gluten Free Crust-

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Print Cheese Cake Bars w/Gluten Free Crust Ingredients Filling: 1 pound cream cheese, 2 (8-ounce) blocks, softened 3 whole eggs 1 cup sugar I use Raw Stevia ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel Nut Crust: 1 cup finely crushed macadamia nuts ¾ cup almond meal ½ c brown sugar, ¼ white sugar or raw stevia mixed 5 tablespoons butter, room temperature I use ghee Instructions Cheesecake Directions: Heat oven to 300 degrees F. For the Filling: In … [Read more...]

Paleo Spaghetti w/ Italian Sausage

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Print Paleo Spaghetti w/ Italian Sausage Recipe from the Paleo-pot Ingredients One medium spaghetti squash. One pound of ground Italian sausage. One can of tomato sauce, I used a 14 ounce can. 2 tbsp of hot pepper relish (optional). 4 to 6 cloves of garlic, whole. 2 tbsp of olive oil. Italian seasoning (Oregano, Basil, Thyme) to taste, I used about 2 tsp Instructions How you make it: Make sure you use a large 6 quart slow cooker for this recipe. Dump your tomato sauce, olive … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Peanut Butter/Oatmeal Cookies

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Ingredients 1 cup peanut butter 1 cup white sugar/ ( I use 1 cup Raw Stevia)  1 egg range free 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract gluten free 1/4 Cup GF oatmeal Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line baking sheets with parchment paper. Combine the peanut butter,  raw stevia  or white sugar and egg, (oatmeal) optional add vanilla . Mix until smooth. Drop spoonfuls of dough onto the prepared baking sheet. Bake at 350 degrees F … [Read more...]

Nutella Pizza Pie-

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  What you need- 1) Two ready made Pizza Crust, I bought the gluten free, (Pillsbury) Mine came two to a box! 2)  1 small Jar of Nutella. 3) 1/4 cup Melted Butter   Directions- Roll out one pie crust and place on  a round Pizza Pan. Gently spread Nutella over the Pie Crust leaving about 1 inch on the edges. Add the top rolled out Pizza Crust, then on the ends  press like making any Pie, brush the top with a little   melted butter, I used ghee, then place  your pie … [Read more...]

Crockpot Chili w/ Jalapeño Cornbread

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Print Crockpot Chili w/ Jalapeño Cornbread Ingredients 1 pound ground beef ¾ cup diced onion ¾ cup diced green bell pepper, green and red 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 (10.75 ounce) cans tomato puree 1 (15 ounce) can kidney beans with liquid 3 tablespoon chili powder ½ teaspoon dried parsley 1 teaspoon salt ¾ teaspoon dried basil ¾ teaspoon dried oregano ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper ⅛ teaspoon hot pepper sauce Jalapeño Cornbread Recipe … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

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Print Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Ingredients INGREDIENTS 1½ ripe avocados 1 large ripe banana ½ cup unsweetened cocoa or cacao powder ½ cup salted creamy or crunchy peanut butter more for toping ~1/2 cup sweetener. organic maple syrup, agave, plus 3 tablespoons raw stevia ~1/4 cup almond milk Coconut whipped cream for topping Instructions INSTRUCTIONS Add all ingredients except coconut whip into a food processor and blend until creamy and smooth. Add … [Read more...]

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

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Print Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive or vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 8 medium green onions, sliced (1/2 cup) 2 medium carrots, chopped (1 cup) 2 cups cubed cooked chicken ( I buy naked Chicken no hormones or antibiotics ) 2 cups uncooked egg noodles (4 oz) Gluten Free for me 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley or 1 teaspoon parsley flakes ¼ teaspoon pepper 1 dried bay leaf 5 cups chicken broth (I boil the whole chicken) you may … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Dessert Recipes For You!

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Delicious Pumpkin Recipes Some wonderful recipes using what?  Pumpkin of course, one of my favorite times of year Autumn.  Have fun and find your favorite PUMPKIN recipe, right here.  Pumpkin S’mores Cupcakes from Something Swanky. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies from Handle the Heat. Pumpkin Bread Mini Pumpkins from Sweet C’s Designs. Pumpkin Ice Cream Sandwiches from The Tomkat Studio. Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake Bars from Something Swanky. Two Ingredient … [Read more...]