coconut oil recipes

Top 5 Easter Dessert Recipes

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Easter is officially a few days away, which means all I can think about it what sweet treats I’ll be making to go along with our fabulous feast on Sunday. If you’re in a last minute crunch for dessert ideas, then you have come to the right place! Today I will be sharing my go-to sweet Easter recipes, many of which I make each year. These can be made for brunch or dinner, totally your choice! Instead of using butter in these recipes, I swap that out for coconut oil in a 1:1 replacement. Coconut oil is a healthy fat […]

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Top Holiday Pie Recipes

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Now that we are nearing the end of October, I’m slowly starting to get into the Holiday baking mood. One dessert that I tend to wait for until the end of the year is homemade pie – YUM! To me, there’s nothing better than putting your creative mind to work of sculpting the perfect homemade pie. The possibilities are endless when it comes to crust and filling choices, so this is one dessert that I never get bored with making.Last year, I switched up some of my baking techniques and primarily use coconut oil as a substitute for butter or […]

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Gluten-Free Protein Pancakes

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Pancakes are one of my favorite breakfast items to make and I have been enjoying whipping up various creations over the past few weekends. Since it is important to have a balanced breakfast with protein and complex carbohydrates, I tried adding protein powder into my most recent pancake recipe and this turned out delicious!In addition to protein and carbohydrates, I like to incorporate healthy fats, such as coconut oil, into my breakfast for added nutrition and energy. To reap the natural health benefits of coconut oil, it’s important to remember to choose an unrefined coconut oil.Since I have Celiac Disease, […]

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