Dessert/Treat/Snack

Sweet Potato Chips

Posted on Jun 25th, 2014 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

I'm not usually one to fall for "miracle" recipes or foods or face creams or anything that claims to be the best thing since since sliced bread. But.…

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Crockpot Pumpkin Butter

Posted on Nov 19th, 2014 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Someone explain to me how it's only November and we've already dropped into subzero windchill temperatures…. Ohhh Ohio how you love to keep us on…

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Healthy Apple Crisp

Posted on Dec 31st, 2014 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Hey guys!  Happy holidays!!  Remember how I was soooo busy with school and never had time to blog and was just SURE I'd get so much blogging done…

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Coconut Cashew Butter

Posted on Jan 21st, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

So, not to be boastful… But I cook up some pretty yummy things in the kitchen.  Seriously, I could eat my my mushroom gravy on just about…

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Lemon Garlic Roasted Chickpeas

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2015 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Let’s talk garlic. If you’ve read my Roasted Garlic post or my most recent post, you know I looooove garlic. I’m the one at the party with the…

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Patriotic Lemon Cream Bars

Posted on Jun 28th, 2015 - By Natalie - 6 Comments

Can you believe it’s almost the 4th of July?! I can’t. This summer needs to pump the brakes. While it’s still warm and wonderful, how about we…

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Mocha Energy Bites

Posted on Jul 5th, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

I hope everyone had a lovely 4th of July!  I don't know about you, but after a hefty amount of beer and snack, I'm ready to kick my own butt in the…

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Banana Blueberry Nice Cream

Posted on Jul 10th, 2015 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Last week, in the midst of getting a new fence, hosting an out-of-town guest, and throwing a 4th of July party of 10, our air conditioning broke.…

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Watermelon Pink Drink

Posted on Aug 7th, 2015 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Pink Drink. Sounds an awful lot like Purple Draaank. But the two share nothing in common. This Watermelon Pink Drink is the ultimate refreshing…

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Chickpea Dutch Baby

Posted on Aug 18th, 2015 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

We’re not talking about infants from the Netherlands today. We are talking about Dutch babies, however. Actually, a Chickpea Dutch Baby to be…

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Anti-Inflammatory Orange Juice

Posted on Sep 1st, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Whew! I’m a busssyyy lady these days, guys! The new job has me running around like a chicken with my head cut off… And I love it! But, we’re…

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Mixed Berry Chia Jam

Posted on Sep 9th, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Strawberry jam has pretty much been ruined for me my entire life. Dramatic, I know. But since I was a kid, my mom has been making homemade strawberry…

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Easy Fermented Pickles

Posted on Sep 15th, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

A few weeks ago, we got 18 cucumbers in our CSA. Yes, you heard me correctly. I'm not kitchen you.  While I love the crunchy, watery vegetable,…

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Salt & Pepper Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Posted on Oct 27th, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

If there is anything more quintessentially Fall than carving pumpkins into Jack-o-Lanterns, I dare you to find it. Ok, apple picking, dressing up as…

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Pumpkin Protein Truffles

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2015 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Halloween is over, but does that mean we have to throw away our moldy, wilted pumpkins?! Ok… My jack-o-lantern looks more like a raisin than a…

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Green Goddess Hummus

Posted on Jan 25th, 2016 - By Natalie - 4 Comments

I got a pressure cooker for Christmas this year and I’ll be honest, the thing scares the bajeebus out of me. I mean, people make bombs out of them…

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Snickerdoodle Nut Butter | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Snickerdoodle Nut Butter

Posted on Jan 29th, 2016 - By Natalie - 2 Comments

Hi, my name is Natalie, and I’m addicted to nut butter. It’s true. Take any nut, grind it to a smooth paste, and I’ll find any way to shovel it…

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Protein + Hot Chocolate

Posted on Feb 19th, 2016 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

“Oh you’re a vegan… But where do you get your protein?” Yep, today we’re going to talk about protein. And if you stick around, I will…

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Peach Upside Down Cake | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Peach Upside Down Cake

Posted on Aug 22nd, 2016 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

I am having a passionate love affair with local fruit this summer. Typically, I get all hot and bothered over fresh, crunchy summer veggies, but this…

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Fig Cookie Smoothie

Posted on Sep 12th, 2016 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Ok so I didn’t actually put cookies in the blender (getting ideas, now that you mention it…), but a tall glass of Fig Cookie Smoothie will…

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How to Build a Green Smoothie

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2016 - By Natalie - 2 Comments

Happy Global Smoothie Day!! A whole day for the whole globe to celebrate my absolute favorite breakfast, snack, and treat! What could be better??? In…

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Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Posted on Jan 2nd, 2017 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Happy New Year babes! 2017 is here and it’s time to shed the burden of last year and drape ourselves in the brilliance and warmth of a clean start.…

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Gingerbread Mini Muffins

Posted on Jan 16th, 2017 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Is January too late to post a gingerbread recipe?? We just threw out the last of our Christmas gingerbread men cookies and I was so sad… Why must…

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Homemade Coconut Butter + Infinity Jar Review

Posted on Feb 20th, 2017 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

A decadent treat, made with a single ingredient in under 5 minutes, Homemade Coconut Butter is a luxury you can totally afford. And when stored in…

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Salted Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Salted Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Posted on Apr 3rd, 2017 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Today is your LUCKY day! We’ve got cookies! And chocolate! And my favorite grocery store out there! So many good things in one post, I can’t even…

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Matcha Hemp Energy Bites | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Matcha Hemp Energy Bites

Posted on Jun 12th, 2017 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Energy bites are the cutest little breakfast or snack on the go! Including energy-boosting ingredients make Matcha Hemp Energy Bites fuel for your…

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Mixed Berry Rice Cereal Bars | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Mixed Berry Rice Cereal Bars

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2017 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Celebrate the birth of America with fireworks of flavors! Mixed Berry Rice Cereal Bars are as patriotic as they are delicious! Happy (almost) 4th…

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Classic Peach Cobbler (vegan, lower sugar) | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Classic Peach Cobbler

Posted on Jul 17th, 2017 - By Natalie - 0 Comments

Classic Peach Cobbler is almost too perfect to mess with… But this slightly healthier version will fill you with the same nostalgia and comfort of…

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Vegan Pumpkin Bread Pudding | AreYouKitchenMe.com

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Posted on Oct 9th, 2017 - By Natalie - 3 Comments

Ooey, gooey, comforting bread pudding gets packed with fall spices and studded with fresh cubes of everyone’s favorite fall vegetable. Pumpkin…

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3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Posted on Nov 6th, 2017 - By Natalie - 5 Comments

Who needs candles when your food smells this good?! Prepare for a houseful of fantastic fall scents (and flavor!) when you make 3-Ingredient Slow…

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Classic Sugar Cookies

Posted on Feb 13th, 2018 - By Natalie - 1 Comment

Happy Valentine’s Day! I’m back for my first recipe of 2018 and have been struck by Cupid- I’m in LOVE with Classic Sugar Cookies! Heya…

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