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Coconut Pecan Chia Pudding

Coconut Pecan Chia Pudding

Chia seeds are packed with health-promoting proteins and antioxidants, which is in part why they're so popular these days! But chia seeds also have the unique ability to transform your favorite non-dairy milk into a thick and rich tasting Paleo pudding. This chia seed pudding uses a bit of honey and vanilla and then is topped with crunchy pecans and coconut, transforming it into a healthy snack that’s both filling and delicious. Our Paleo chia pudding recipe is easy to prepare the night before in a mason jar, … Continue reading

Apple Cinnamon Muffins

Apple Cinnamon Muffins

You’ll never miss your favorite coffee shop muffins again with these grain-free apple cinnamon muffins. A quick homemade applesauce is paired with other healthy ingredients for a super easy breakfast that is perfect for busy mornings. Using a sweet apple such as Red Delicious means you don’t have to add any sugar to this Paleo muffin recipe; and you can leave the skin on for even more nutrients.

Makes 8 muffins
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Pumpkin bread-Vanessa Barajas2

Pumpkin Bread

This Paleo version of pumpkin bread uses coconut sugar and coconut and almond flours to make a great substitute for the traditional recipe. Full-fat coconut milk adds richness to the bread and cinnamon, cloves, and pumpkin pie spice enhance the flavor.

This is a special recipe from Vanessa Barajas' Clean Eating with a Dirty Mind cookbook. … Continue reading


Pumpkin Custard

If you want to embrace the pumpkiny nature of Thanksgiving, but making a pie seems too daunting, then this pumpkin custard recipe is the perfect easy dessert that will delight your diners with both presentation and flavor! It can be prepared in individual serving glasses, or in one large glass dish, with the same, festive results! … Continue reading

Cappuccino Paleo Style

Cappuccino Paleo-style

Are you a coffee lover? Enjoy cappuccino Paleo style! Not only does this drink combine all the ingredients coffee-lovers look for, but also those on the Paleo diet are seeking as well. Serve this special treat at your next event, or enjoy it on a cold day. Either way, it’s delicious! It may be Paleo, but you still have to remember it is a special treat as there is a lot of sweetness. If you enjoyed this Paleo cappuccino recipe, try … Continue reading

Chocolate Coconut Drops

Chocolate Coconut Drops

This Chocolate Coconut Drops recipe is super fast and easy to make, yielding yummy chocolately snack cookies that are perfect for a Paleo snack or dessert. They can be made several days in advance and stored in the fridge or freezer to be enjoyed for days to come. Full of fiber and antioxidants, these chocolate drops made with cocoa powder are a healthy snack that will also satisfy your sweet tooth and chocolate cravings. For lots of other quick and easy Paleo … Continue reading

Garden Fresh Zucchini Bread

Garden Fresh Zucchini Bread

Got a bunch of zucchini from your garden you can’t use up? This Paleo zucchini bread recipe is the easiest way to use them up while also satisfying your sweet tooth. Moist and tender, it’s a delicious afternoon Paleo snack or breakfast option. This yummy Paleo zucchini bread tastes great covered in grass-fed butter or ghee, right out of the oven, but it tastes even better the next day, so go ahead and make it in advance. Don't skip the step … Continue reading


Bananalicious Nut-Free Banana Bread

This Paleo nut-free banana bread recipe is “bananalicous” and easy to make. Co-staring with bananas is sunflower seed butter, which adds a pleasing nutty flavor to Paleo quick breads without the use of actual nuts. Of course if you don't have a nut allergy, and you have some almond butter or another nut butter on hand, go ahead and use it. All nut and seed butters are interchangeable in this recipe. If you liked our Bananalicious Nut-Free Banana Bread recipe, try … Continue reading


Nutella Inspired Cookies

If you like Nutella, you’ll love this Nutella Inspired Cookies recipe!  These taste just like Nutella cookies and contain all the flavor of the beloved Italian hazelnut-chocolate spread, without the refined sugar, dairy, soy or artificial flavors.  My local supermarket carries hazelnut flour but if yours doesn’t, you can purchase it on-line or substitute almond flour for a delicious chocolate chip cookie. If you enjoyed our Nutella Inspired Cookies recipe, try our delicious Grain Free Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe next time. For … Continue reading


Chocolate Coconut Banana Muffins

In this Chocolate Coconut Banana Muffins recipe, cocoa powder combines with coconut flour and bananas to make a decadent treat perfect for breakfast, snack time, or dessert. The optional chocolate chip topping makes for a mouth-watering presentation that is sure to tempt any chocoholic. This chocolate banana muffin recipe can also be easily made into a Paleo banana bread by placing the batter in a loaf tin and doubling the baking time. If you enjoyed this Chocolate Coconut Banana Muffins recipe, try our Double Dark Chocolate … Continue reading


Egg-free, Coconut-free, Nut-free Banana Muffins

Paleo baking can be a challenge when you have multiple food allergies. But don't despair! Even if you’re avoiding eggs, nuts and coconut, you can still bake up some delicious treats and this easy-to-make Paleo muffin recipe is proof of that! This healthy nut-free banana muffins recipe is also egg-free and coconut-free. Co-staring with bananas is sunflower seed butter, which adds a pleasing and nutty flavor to these banana muffins, without the use of actual nuts. If you don't have a nut allergy and … Continue reading


Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp

Our mouth-watering Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp recipe makes the perfect Paleo dessert when you're craving something not too sweet, but healthy and filling as well. This Paleo crisp is a great way to use up the abundance of rhubarb from your garden or the farmers market when its in season. Top it with our Paleo coconut whipped cream for an extra special treat!  If you enjoyed our Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp recipe, try our Toasted Apple Crisp recipe next time. For more … Continue reading

Strawberry Creme Dessert

Strawberry Crème Dessert

Our Strawberry Crème Dessert recipe is Paleo, vegetarian, and vegan-friendly! If you enjoyed this recipe, try our Berries with Coconut and Lime recipe next time. For even more delicious and Paleo dessert recipes (and hundreds of other FREE Paleo recipes), visit our Paleo Plan recipe center!

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Rhubarb Sorbet

Rhubarb Sorbet

It's hard to believe that so much flavor and deliciousness can come from so few ingredients blended together in this incredible, easily edible Paleo Rhubarb Sorbet recipe. Rhubarb, citrus, strawberries, honey, and vanilla are the perfect complements to one another in this easy to make Paleo and vegan friendly Rhubarb Sorbet. If you loved our Paleo Rhubarb Sorbet recipe, try our Baked Banana and Coconut Ice Cream recipe, or our regular Paleo Ice cream recipe next time around! For even more healthy … Continue reading


Strawberry Coconut Candy

This Paleo Strawberry Coconut Candy recipe can be made with any type of freeze-dried fruit throughout the year, but they’re particularly nice for Valentine’s Day as an alternative to all the chocolate out there. If you don’t have a heart shaped candy mold, you can use any other shape of candy mold or a mini muffin pan that you'll fill only part way. If you enjoyed this Strawberry Coconut Candy recipe, try our All-Natural Fruit Roll-Ups recipe next time. For more delicious and Paleo … Continue reading


Double Dark Chocolate Muffins

These Double Dark Chocolate Muffins  might as well be called cupcakes, since they taste like a gourmet version of chocolate cake with all the bad-for-you stuff in it, except these are made with only the best that Paleo has to offer. These cupcake muffins contain less than one tablespoon of raw honey each and have 4 grams of fiber and 4 grams of protein. Not bad for a “dessert”, eh? Perhaps the best part of this recipe is that it’s super … Continue reading