Pao de Queijo: Brazilian Cheese Bread (Grain-Free, Gluten-Free)

To see all recipes, scroll to the top and click on Recipes or just click here! Happy summer! And happy Friday, too 🙂 I’m happy to share with you a great new recipe (well, new to me) that I got from a friend a few weeks ago. She’s Brazilian, and this is the recipe her family always uses. I’ve done a little Googling and discovered many variations on this recipe, but … Continue reading Pao de Queijo: Brazilian Cheese Bread (Grain-Free, Gluten-Free)

Chocolate-Coconut Energy Bites (Vegan, GF, No Sugar Added, Raw)

This week marks the six-week countdown to my first marathon, the San Francisco Marathon, which I’ll be running with my sister at the end of July. I’m nervous but I know we can do it well! Training for a marathon involves, as you might have guessed, lots of running. Sometimes these are long, slow runs and sometimes they’re shorter, faster, hillier runs.  Either way, I … Continue reading Chocolate-Coconut Energy Bites (Vegan, GF, No Sugar Added, Raw)

Chocolate-Almond Butter Freezer Bites (Vegan, GF, and Sugar-Free!)

A little bite of chocolate is always a good thing. A little bite of chocolate and almond butter is a very good thing! These little treats are not only adorable, they’re also healthy! It’s true! Made with coconut oil and stevia, they are loaded with antioxidants, healthy fats, alkalizing properties, and pure deliciousness. You could use liquid stevia, but I like the slight crunch of … Continue reading Chocolate-Almond Butter Freezer Bites (Vegan, GF, and Sugar-Free!)

(Mostly) Sugar-Free Whole Wheat Blueberry Scones

Well, the rains have finally hit the Bay Area and that means cozy weekend mornings on the couch with my sweetie and the kitties instead of crazy weekend mornings running errands and… running, period. Oh, believe me, I’ve got big runs to do ~ I have a half-marathon coming up in 2 weeks! But when I’m not training this weekend, I’ll be happy to spend some time … Continue reading (Mostly) Sugar-Free Whole Wheat Blueberry Scones