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Foods for the Soul
Strawberry Lemonade Protein Cookies

Aug 21, 2015
Strawberry Lemonade Protein Cookies

Chewy cookies full of sweet sunshiny lemon flavor and fresh juicy strawberries. With their protein boost, they’re even healthy enough for breakfast!     My brother’s birthday is next weekend! Because he adores lemon treats—anything from cookies to cupcakes to scones to cheesecake and more—I’m helping him celebrate by declaring this Lemon Week on...

Crazy for Crust
Gooey Oreo Cookie Bars

Aug 9, 2015
Gooey Oreo Cookie Bars

Last weekend I feel like I lived the through the 50 Shades of Gray. EWWWW, NO! You all have really dirty minds. I mean, I lived through 50 shades of…painting gray! I had no idea that gray was such a hard color to pick. I thought you mixed black and white and voila –...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

A healthier, clean-eating version of chewy peanut butter cookies full of melty chocolate chips. The entire batch never lasts more than two days in our house!     The summer after my freshman year of college, my mom and I flew to Alaska to do volunteer work with a few of our friends in...

Crazy for Crust
Macadamia Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

Aug 4, 2015
Macadamia Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

If you’re looking for some of the best shortbread cookies you’ve ever eaten, you’re coming to the right place today. This shortbread has it all: soft, buttery, macadamia nuts, and chocolate chips! You want to know one thing I was totally disappointed with in Hawaii? Macadamia nuts are just as expensive there as they are here....

Foods for the Soul
Peach Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Jul 17, 2015
Peach Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Chewy oatmeal cookies full of fresh juicy peaches, warm cinnamon & a secret ingredient! These cookies contain NO butter, refined flour or sugar—but don’t taste healthy at all!     One summer while I was in high school, my mom pulled out an old, yellowing recipe card from her manila folder collection. Handwritten in...

Sweet Baked Life
Lemon Coconut Macaroons

Jul 17, 2015
Lemon Coconut Macaroons

If you’re crazy for coconut, these fresh Lemon Coconut Macaroons are a must try! These little mounds of coconut goodness sprinkled with fresh lemon zest, give traditional macaroons a whole new life. And did I say easy? Yes, they are … Continue reading

Foods for the Soul
Lemon Poppy Seed Protein Cookies

Lemon Poppy Seed Protein Cookies

Chewy cookies bursting with sunshiny lemon flavor! They’re gluten-free, lower carb, and packed with protein… But you’d never guess that with how sweet they taste!     Last summer, my mom fulfilled a dream she had been chasing for over a decade: she bought a cabin in the woods on a lake. After searching...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Jun 26, 2015
Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Chewy peanut butter oatmeal cookies filled with two kinds of chocolate chips. They’re made with no butter, refined flour or sugar—but don’t taste healthy at all!     Although my mom rarely baked during my childhood, she still kept a kitchen shelf full of cookbooks and recipe clippings, the latter of which she organized...

Crazy for Crust
Bakery Style Coconut Macaroons

Jun 23, 2015
Bakery Style Coconut Macaroons

I’ve finally done it: I found the perfect Coconut Macaroon recipe! I was only 22 when I went to Carmel for the first time. Mel and I went for his 39th birthday. We were dating (but soon to be engaged). The second I stepped foot on Ocean Avenue I was in love. Carmel is one...

Foods for the Soul
Clean Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Jun 18, 2015
Clean Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Buttery cookies with a homemade raspberry jam filling. They’re soft, chewy & absolutely addictive. Nobody believed that these contain no refined flour or sugar!     Last week, two of my best friends and I arranged to meet at Starbucks the morning before one of them flew back to southern California to start her...

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