Sugar Free Vanilla Macaroons Recipe - Allergy Free Alaska

Sugar Free Vanilla Macaroons

This summer I set a personal goal to exercise and get healthier since, as of lately, exercise has essentially been nonexistent in my life. Not only would I love to trim down a bit, but I wish to eliminate some of the pressure on my knees, ankles, and feet. My arthritis is very active in all… 

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Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies Recipe - Allergy Free Alaska

Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies

Rich chocolate meets peppermint for the ultimate Paleo indulgence!  I originally developed this recipe for Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies about 2 years ago. Between my SIL and I, we’ve made them numerous times for get togethers, birthdays, camping trips, and various holidays. We’ve stuffed them with homemade marshmallows, and even used them for Paleo… 

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Ultimate Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know, I’ve been a little quiet on the blog lately… there’s been a LOT going on! First things first, I wanted to make sure you didn’t miss out on this amazing opportunity:  Enter for a chance to WIN a Blendtec, Cuisinart 14-Cup Food Processor, and lots of other amazing prizes over at March Muffin… 

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Big & Soft Paleo Ginger Molasses Cookies

Oh goodness… I can’t believe it’s December! What happened to November?! In less than 2 weeks AJ and I will celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary, and then in 2 1/2 weeks it will be Christmas. It’s all coming so fast – time needs to slow down so I can get done what I want to!… 

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Paleo Guilt-Free Pecan Pie Cookies (vegan) - Allergy Free Alaska

Guilt-Free Pecan Pie Cookies (Paleo & vegan)

A subtly sweet shortbread topped with pecan pie filling… does it get any better? When I was little, my mom made sure we had pecan pie every holiday; it was my dad’s favorite. Since changing my eating habits I wanted to make a healthier alternative to the sugar-filled classic, something I didn’t have to feel… 

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Toll House Style Chocolate Chip Cookies (gluten free, dairy free, soy free)

As of lately, it is very rare for me to eat a really sweet indulgent treat. Don’t get me wrong, anyone who knows me well knows I love sweets, but I normally prefer ones that have been made healthier in some way (lower in sugar, lower in fat, etc.). Not this time. In a moment… 

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Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies (egg, refined sugar, xanthan/guar gum free)

I know… it’s been a while since I’ve posted a recipe!!  Sorry!  We’ve been busy working on the house and enjoying what’s left of summer.  Leaves are already starting to turn colors here in Alaska; fall is quickly approaching! These cookies are a perfect healthy treat for lunch boxes! Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies (egg, refined… 

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Chocolate Crinkles... Gluten & Dairy Free

Chocolate Crinkles… Gluten & Dairy Free

  I am a little behind in my blog postings this week (sorry guys!). I had a bunch of recipes dreamed up in my head, but unfortunately the flu struck, and I am still recouping. Chocolate Crinkles have to be one of my all time favorite Christmas cookies.   Who can resist a cookie that… 

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Almond Shortbread Cookies

These super simple Almond Shortbread Cookies are soft, moist, and slightly crumbly (but not overly so). Perfect served with either tea or coffee! *2 cups almond flour 3/4 cup brown rice flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp sea salt 1/4 cup shortening, organic butter, or your favorite non-dairy butter (such as Earth Balance) 1/3… 

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