Tag archive for Candy

Coconut Chocolate Candies

Coconut Chocolate Candies

This recipe is virtually the same recipe as my Quick & Easy Coconut Candies, but with some chocolate added to make it more yummy! Now these candies could be compared to a Mounds or Almond Joy depending on if you add almonds or not. My…

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Almond Butter Coconut Bark & Coconut Almond Bark

Almond Butter Coconut Bark & Coconut Almond Bark

Back in February, while doing the Whole30, I came across this recipe for Coconut Almond Bark (no sugar added). I checked-it out. I was skeptical to say the least, but decided to try it. Coconut butter? What was that. I certainly didn’t have that in…

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Almond Butterfingers

Almond Butterfingers

Butterfingers are one of my FAVORITE candy bars. Almost since we started eating paleo (2 years ago) I’ve been trying to create an almond butter version of butterfingers that uses unrefined sweeteners…and here it is!! I haven’t done a lot with coconut sugar, but they…

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Top 10 Unrefined Kitchen Recipes

Top 10 Unrefined Kitchen Recipes

The other day I thought it might be fun to look through my old recipe posts and see which ones were “pinned” on Pinterest or “liked” on Facebook the most. I was shocked to find a couple recipes pinned over 1,000 times! I thought I…

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Chocolate Covered Cookie Dough Bites (Grain-free)

Chocolate Covered Cookie Dough Bites (Grain-free)

Pinterest is a wonderful place full of wonderful ideas and TONS of delicious-looking recipes that I can’t eat…BUT those recipes offer plenty of inspiration to make something similar that I CAN eat. A while back a saw a recipe for chocolate dipped cookie dough bites…

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No-Bake Cookies (Paleo)

No-Bake Cookies (Paleo)

No-bake cookies are a quick and easy dessert usually consisting of oatmeal and refined sugar. This recipe uses coconut as the “main” ingredient and uses honey instead of granulated sugar. The cookies don’t set-up quite as fast as traditional no-bakes, but are¬†worth the wait! N0-Bake…

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Almond Butter Cookie Cups

Almond Butter Cookie Cups

Finally! A recipe I am going to put in the “Christmas Goodies” category! So…these are bit time-consuming, as so many things are with paleo if you are going to try to avoid refined sugars and such–but, we voted the end result was worth it! They…

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Rocky Road Brownies

Rocky Road Brownies

Now, I will warn you up-front that this is a time-consuming dessert if you make the marshmallows and chocolate pieces from scratch–but in my opinion, worth the time. This recipe combines 3 different recipes of mine: Homemade Chocolate Chips, Homemade Honey-Sweetened Marshmallows, and Zucchini Brownies….

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Homemade Honey-Sweetened Marshmallows

Homemade Honey-Sweetened Marshmallows

Once upon a time, we were having a family reunion and someone mentioned s’mores…I, being the fairly new paleo eater that I was, decided that there must be a way to make marshmallows with honey rather than refined sugar…after much searching on the internet to…

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Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

These delicious little goodies are a play off of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups (which were one of my favorite candies). I have made them twice this week and found out it is important to get chocolate up the sides of the little cups–otherwise your almond…

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