Caramel Cookie Patty Cake

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=Makes a full cookie pan of cookie cake=

Ingredients~

1 1/4 Cups Almond Flour

1/4 Tsp Baking Soda

1/4 Tsp Salt (I use Himalayan Pink Salt)

8 Tbsp Grass Fed Butter (a little thawed)

3/4 Cup Coconut Sugar

1/4 Tsp Caramel Flavoring Extract

1 Tsp Vanilla Extract

1 Large Egg

1 Cup Chocolate Chips (dark and organic)

Directions~

Preheat oven to 350 degrees and prepare a cookie tray with parchment paper

In a medium bowl, combine almond flour, baking soda, and salt

In another bowl, cream the butter with a mixer

Add in the sugar and cream again

Beat in the vanilla, caramel, and egg

Add in the dry ingredients to the mixture

Add in the chocolate chips and mix

Scoop onto the cookie tray, the cookies will melt together into one big cookie!

Bake for 9-12 minutes

Enjoy!!

Chocolate Shell Banana Ice Cream

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=Serves 2=

Ingredients (for the ice cream)~

2 Bananas (frozen)

1/2 Avocado

1 Tbsp Almond Butter

Directions (for the ice cream)~

Put the frozen bananas into a food processor and pulse until chopped up

Add in the avocado and pulse until creamy

Add in the almond butter and pulse until creamier

Ingredients (for the Chocolate Shell)~

1 Tbsp Coconut Oil

1 Tbsp Chocolate Chips (dark and organic is always good)

Directions (for the Chocolate Shell)~

Melt the coconut oil and chocolate chips in a small pan over medium heat

Pour over the ice cream

Put in the freezer for a couple minutes until a shell is formed

ENJOY!!

revised from <http://www.eatlifewhole.com/2012/06/creamy-soft-serve-with-a-chocolate-magic-shell-dairy-free/>

Egg Bake

                                 

**Top: Quinoa, Zucchini, Brussel Sprout Egg Bake~ Bottom: Onion, Spinach, Brussel Sprout Egg Bake

=Makes 1 Serving=

Ingredients~

1 Egg

1-2 Cups Vegetables of your choice (cooked)

Sprinkle of Cheese (your choice)

1/2 Cup Quinoa (cooked)

Herbs/Salt/Pepper for seasoning

Coconut oil or olive oil for cooking vegetables

Directions~

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F

Heat oil in a small pan over medium heat

Cook vegetables until tender

Put quinoa and cooked vegetables into a ramekin

Crack the egg in the ramekin on top of the vegetables

Season with the herbs, salt, and pepper

Sprinkle on cheese

Bake for 15 minutes, a little more or less depending on how cooked you want your egg to be

Enjoy!!

<revised from http://www.skinnytaste.com/2012/03/baked-eggs-with-wilted-baby-spinach.html>

Bell Pepper Eggs Over EZ

**AKA Get-In-My Belly Pepper Eggs**

=Makes 2 Pepper Eggs=

Ingredients~

2 Eggs (cage free is best)

1 Bell Pepper (slice two 1/4 – 1/2 inch slices, try to cut as evenly as possible)

Salt and Pepper

Coconut Oil for frying

Directions~

Heat a pan on medium heat and put coconut oil on the pan

When the oil is heated, put the bell pepper slices on the pan, let them brown a little

Then crack the egg inside the bell pepper ring and let sit until the egg yolk is clear and it is settled enough to flip over

Season with salt and pepper while cooking

(If the egg leaks out of the ring, just press down on the ring until the egg is cooked enough to stay in place)

Flip the bell pepper egg over gently and let the other side cook for a little until it is slightly browned

Enjoy!!

Butternut Squash Pizza

=Makes 5 Slices of Butternut Pizza=

Ingredients~

1 Butternut Squash

1 Cup Marinara Sauce or Tomato Sauce

1 Cup Cheese Mix

1 Cup Black Olives (chopped)

1 Cup Spinach (Sautéed)

Coconut or Olive Oil for frying

Directions~

Cut butternut squash (opposite from the bulb part) into five 1/4 inch slices, try to make them as even as possible

Sautee your spinach in oil and set aside to top on pizza

Put a pan on medium heat and heat oil

Place butternut squash slices on the pan and cover, cook for about 5 minutes (until the squash is tender)

Once the squash is tender, put marinara sauce, cheese, sautéed spinach, and olives on top

Let the cheese melt

Enjoy!!

<revised from http://www.mommypotamus.com/grain-free-mini-pizzas/>

Dutch Puffy Pancakes

=Makes a 9 x 9 sized dish, about 4 servings=

Ingredients~

1/6 Cup Grass-Fed Butter

4 Eggs

1/2 Cup Almond Milk

1/6 Cup Arrowroot

1/8 Cup Coconut Flour

1/4 Tsp Salt

Directions~

Preheat oven to 425 degrees

Put the butter in a 9 x 9 pyrex dish and stick it in the preheating oven

Put eggs in a bowl and use an electric mixer, mix for 15 seconds on a high speed

Add the rest of the ingredients and mix for 30 more seconds

Pour the batter into the melted butter

Bake for 20-25 minutes

Cut up and top with fruits

Enjoy!!

<revised from http://www.unrefinedkitchen.com/2011/08/13/grain-free-dutch-babies-puffy-pancakes/>

Blackberry Banana Muffins

**These did not rise a lot, so they turn out like muffin tops instead of full sized muffins**

=Makes 12 Muffins=

Ingredients~

3 Eggs

2 Tbsp Honey

2 Tbsp Coconut Oil (Melted)

2 Tbsp Coconut Milk

1/2 Tsp Salt

1/4 Tsp Vanilla

1/4 Tsp Baking Powder

1/4 Cup Coconut Flour

1 Banana

1/2 Cup Whole Blackberries

Directions~

Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit

In a bowl, mix together eggs, honey, coconut oil, coconut milk, salt, and vanilla

In a separate bowl, sift together the coconut flour and baking powder

Combine the dry ingredients into the wet and mix until combined

Add in the banana and mix

Once the banana is mixed, add the blackberries and mix until the blackberries are separated into tiny pieces

Pour into a greased or lined muffin tray and bake for 20 minutes

Enjoy!!

<revised from http://civilizedcavemancooking.com/grain-free-goodies/blackberry-banana-muffins/>