Category Archives: snacks

Paleo Energy Bites \\ Sweet Laurel

Mom needs energy! That’s something I’ve learned these past 11 months with the Nico boy! It usually happens like this: Baby is hungry, and you are hungry… At the same time. The only problem is mom only has one hand, because she’s feeding baby with the other hand (breastfeeding, bottle, spoon, etc). I designed this […]

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Grain Free Overnight Oats \\ Sweet Laurel

This is a spin off the ever popular ‘overnight oat’ breakfast scenario, minus the oats! I feel best eating 100% grain free, and all our recipes and baked goods at Sweet Laurel are grain free in entirety. This recipe uses shredded coconut and chia, making a delicious and nutritious breakfast, even Nico loves it! Paleo/Grain-Free […]

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Mango Chia Seed Pudding \\ Sweet Laurel

Nothing like a simple and refreshing recipe to start off the new year! This is one of our favorite takes on the classic chia seed pudding. Mango Chia Seed Pudding  Serves 2 Ingredients:   1 cup coconut cream (fat solids from coconut milk) 1/2 cup fresh mango, cubed into 1/2 inch cubes 1 tablespoon honey (optional) 3 […]

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Maple Candy \\ Sweet Laurel

This recipe was inspired by English Toffee. Here’s a paleo, refined sugar-free version of the delicious treat, It doesn’t have the firm ‘bark’ texture of English Toffee, but definitely has ALL the flavor. Once cut, keep refrigerated until serving for best results. Enjoy! Maple Candy   Ingredients: 16 tablespoons grass-fed butter * 1 cup maple […]

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Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies \\ Sweet Laurel

In my humble opinion, a cookie party is not a cookie party without a Raspberry Thumbprint Cookie!  My dear friend and partner at Sweet Laurel hosts a festive holiday cookie swap every year.  You can be sure I’m bringing these cookies this year! Complete with our homemade, refined sugar-free jam, this cookie satisfies the sweet […]

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