coconut oil pie crust

Easy Cheesecake

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This might be the easiest cheesecake ever! It tastes like much more complicated ones I’ve had, and it can be thrown together pretty quickly. I garnished mine with some chocolate sauce and mashed strawberries, but it is awesome on its own, too!   To make the crust:     1 1/2 cups crushed graham crackers     1/4 cup sugar     1/3 cup Kelapo Coconut Oil, melted Directions In a small bowl, combine the crumbs and sugar; add coconut oil and blend well. Press onto the bottom and up the sides of an ungreased 9-in. pie plate. Refrigerate for 30 minutes before filling, […]

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Homemade Pizza Crust

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It’s Pizza Week! Doesn’t exactly mesh with the new years resolutions, huh? Actually, pizza can be sensible without sacrificing too much. If you go lighter on the cheese, and top with tons of veggies, you can feel pretty good about indulging in a few slices of ‘za. (Remember that? The 90s were so cool.)   Coconut oil makes a great pizza crust. Or you can make your favorite recipe and use the coconut oil to keep the crust from sticking to the pan. Here’s our easy pizza crust recipe:   1 packet active dry yeast 1 tsp sugar 1 cup […]

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Christmas Breakfast: Quiche Lorraine

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Merry Christmas Eve!  Have you planned what you are making for breakfast on Christmas morning yet?  If not try this easy quiche lorraine with homemade pie crust.  You can make it tonight and then heat it up in the morning so you can spend time with your family opening gifts instead of slaving over the stove all morning.  I make this all the time and eat it within a few days of making it for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Pie Crust 3/4 cup Kelapo Coconut Oil (softened) 2 cups flour 1 tsp salt 2–3 Tbsp ice cold water Quiche Lorraine 12 slices bacon […]

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