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Skinny & Company Coconut Oil Review

Skinny & Company Coconut Oil Review

Posted 13 June 2014 | By | Categories: coconut oil, review | No Comments

I love, love, love coconut oil. The taste, the texture, the way it hardens upon cooling (makes wonderful homemade chocolate), its versatility in cooking, and its applications for the hair and skin. Anyone who happens upon my website already know about my coconut oil obsession, with most of my recipes using coconut oil in one way or […]

Paleo Pumpkin Coffee Cake

Posted 24 October 2013 | By | Categories: almond flour, coconut flour, coconut oil, coconut palm sugar, healthy dessert | No Comments

I’m a big fan of coffee cake. Don’t ask me why, but I really love the dense texture and its perfect balance of sweetness. This Paleo coffee cake includes one of my favorite ingredients of all time – pumpkin. Pumpkin treats, such as cookies, cakes, and pies, often bring with them a host of memories […]

$50 Tropical Traditions Giveaway!

$50 Tropical Traditions Giveaway!

Posted 22 March 2013 | By | Categories: coconut flour, coconut oil, giveaway | 18 Comments

¬† Today I am happy to give away two-$25 gift certificates to two lucky winners for my favourite coconut source, Tropical Traditions. This company is my primary source for coconut oil and coconut flour, and I always recommend them to anyone and everyone who is interested in natural, healthy living. You can win two of […]


Top 5 Natural Sore Throat Remedies

Posted 21 February 2013 | By | Categories: bacteria, coconut oil, detoxify, healing, health, health benefits of meditation, healthy body, immune system | No Comments

A couple of days ago, I awoke with a scratchy, sore throat, something that seems to happen when the weather starts changing. I still had energy and felt great physically and mentally, but the sore throat really put a damper on trying to swallow food or conversing with others. I knew that I wanted this¬†gone, […]


Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffles

Posted 28 November 2012 | By | Categories: candy, chocolate, coconut oil, health food, healthy body, healthy dessert, low carb | 3 Comments

This post is a part of Simply Gluten and Sugar Free’s ‘Slightly Indulgent Tuesday’! Chocolate and peanut butter. They were both meant to be, weren’t they? I think so, which is why I wanted to put together these delicious chocolate peanut butter truffles to share with you for the holidays. Actually, when it comes to […]

Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

Posted 06 September 2012 | By | Categories: coconut oil | 3 Comments

Since I started hosting this giveaway for coconut oil, I’ve received numerous ideas from various sources on the multiple uses for coconut oil. Not only can it be used in the kitchen, but it may also be a potent beauty aid. It is known to be a really good, natural moisturizer, and some people even […]


German Chocolate Cake

Posted 26 May 2012 | By | Categories: cake, chocolate, coconut oil, coconut palm sugar | 5 Comments

This post is a part of Simply Sugar and Gluten-free’s ‘Slightly Indulgent Tuesday‘! In all honesty, I don’t eat a lot of desserts, including my healthy, grain-free and sugar-free desserts on this blog. It is true that I have quite a few recipes for cakes, cookies and other sweet things, but I only treat these […]


Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins

Posted 28 March 2012 | By | Categories: almond flour, coconut flour, coconut oil | 7 Comments

This post is a part of Slightly Indulgent Tuesdays over at Simply Sugar and Gluten-free! This healthy carrot cake combines two of my favorite ingredients: carrots and almond flour. Sure, coconut flour is included, but many of the nutrients provided for you in these single serving carrot cake muffins come from the monounsaturated fat in […]

Coconut Oil Increases Cholesterol, Yet is Still Healthy for Your Heart

Posted 24 February 2012 | By | Categories: ancel keys, coconut oil | 10 Comments

It’s true. No need to cringe over the Obamacare tax this year, the solution to your cholesterol may lie in jar of coconut oil. Coconut oil raises your total cholesterol. The paradox? It actually has a positive effect on cholesterol, and contains types of fats that may even help prevent heart disease. Unfortunately, many shun […]

Coconut Oil and Alzheimer’s

Posted 16 September 2011 | By | Categories: Alzheimer's, coconut oil | 3 Comments

You may remember my previous post about coconut oil, and the few reasons why I use this oil above all others. Well, there is another benefit to coconut oil that I didn’t mention so I could cover it in its own post. You wouldn’t know it, but coconut oil contains a fat that is showing […]

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