4th of july recipes

Top Fourth of July Desserts

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With the Fourth of July coming up in less than a week now, I’m already brainstorming of what desserts to make. My husband and I always end up entertaining or going to a family event, in which case I most definitely don’t like to come empty handed. I’m a huge fan of baking, so I’ll always end up bring some sort of sweet or making 2-3 desserts for our own parties!With all of my recipes below, I stuck with my secret of swapping out butter for coconut oil. I have been a fan of using this healthy fat for years […]

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Top Fourth of July Recipes

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With the 4th of July right around the corner, I bet that many of you are busy party planning away! I have definitely started making my menu for this all day family celebration, so I wanted to take the time to share a few ideas that I have in mind. I’m all about making both healthy and indulgent dishes, so I’ll be sure to have a mixture of everything. From appetizers to dessert, my goal is to have an array of food to keep those tummies full! I love using coconut oil in my recipes as a replacement for butter […]

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Chocolate Pudding Cake

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With the 4th of July being right around the corner AND my boyfriend’s mom’s birthday on the same day, I’m already brainstorming recipes for the two occasions. When any holiday and a birthday coming up, dessert is a must! My friend Amanda had a recipe for chocolate pudding cake that is absolutely amazing, so I decided to go with this recipe. YUM! The pudding cake comes out so decadent and chocolaty from a secret ingredient I love to use: coconut oil. The vegetable oil that the original recipe called for was swapped out with coconut oil in a 1:1 ratio, […]

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