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The Smell Of Freshly Sharpened Pencils And Brownies

Summer seems to have flown by in the blink of an eye. The evenings have been unseasonably cool and even many of the leaves on the trees have started to change. Autumn is my favorite season, but this year as it makes its approach I am more anxious then ever. This year my Monkey starts …

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Apple Carrot Muffins and Double Chocolate Cookies – Gluten Free, Dairy Free

Today I am sharing two new recipes that are both gluten free and dairy free. One is a healthy muffin option that is perfect for a snack or a side option to a breakfast. The other is a yummy chocolatey cookie that was created on a whim with two busy kids helping. I was actually …

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Spring Flowers and Coconut Oat Dream Cookies

Could it be? Spring is finally here! The days are starting to get warmer and although it has been raining I would much rather have rain then snow. Spring brings flowers, robins, and renewed energy as we look forward to summer BBQ’s, camping and days at the beach. These activities always take a little extra …

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Easy Easter Chocolate Eggs – Allergy Friendly

In our house we have some fairly strict dietary restrictions for the Monkey and for myself. When I was a child my parents would usually buy me a small present for Easter as I was allergic to dairy and could not eat chocolate. Toys were great but I felt a little left out from the …

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Yummy Chocolate-Nut-Like Brownies

I have always been one who looks at a recipe and can envision how to make it “MJ friendly” or my own based on personal preference. I subscribe to the magazine Cooking Light and immediately crack it open when it comes in. This nut-free recipe was adapted from the March 2014 Issue to be dairy, …

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