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Vegan Peanut Butter-Coconut Cookies

Vegan Peanut Butter-Coconut Cookies

An empty cookie jar – especially this time of year – is a really sad sight. Sure, you could unwrap a package of those break-apart squares of processed dough, throw the hunks in the oven and fill up your festive countertop container. But wouldn’t it b ...
Homemade Cookie & Cake Icing With Coconut Oil

Homemade Cookie & Cake Icing With Coconut Oil

Plain cookies and cakes have their place, but for a true festive treat, a swirl of icing sweetens the deal. What isn’t so sweet is the added corn syrup, artificial colors and flavors in those foil-topped canisters of frosting from the supermarket. Ev ...
Double Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies

Double Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies

Whether your holiday cookie jar needs filling or a time-out from the shop-wrap-repeat ritual is long overdue, these clean-eating treats are a treasure this time of year. A little chocolate never hurts, but it’s actually good for you when it’s dark. T ...
Mini Raw-Vegan Pecan Pies

Mini Raw-Vegan Pecan Pies

What’s that? You say you have pecans leftover from that holiday baking extravaganza? But not enough for another giant pie? Put ‘em to use with a smaller-scale (and much healthier!) version of the one you just gobbled up. These minis are huge on flavo ...
Cinnamon Apple Pie With Cheddar Crust

Cinnamon Apple Pie With Cheddar Crust

Everyone knows the familiar crunch of a good apple – the skin snaps with every bite and sweet juice runs down your chin. Baked into a pie, peeled sliced become exquisitely tender with a delicate flavor that’s enhanced by autumn spices. This all-Ameri ...
Paleo Pumpkin Pie

Paleo Pumpkin Pie

When you go paleo, decadent desserts aren’t entirely off limits. The idea is to enjoy sweets only occasionally, and when you do, make them healthy, without refined sugar, overly processed ingredients or cereal grains, like wheat. If there’s any occas ...