No Bake Coconut Cookies & #EatHealthy15 with @WholeNewMom

Coconut-Delights-New-Wmk-Top-square

Yum Need a healthy treat in a flash? These No Bake Coconut Cookies are sugar Free, dairy-free, gluten-free and grain-free too! They come so quickly and are made of super healthy ingredients. I am so excited welcome Adrienne from Whole New Mom. Adrienne and I first started chatting as we were eyeing up each others… 

Read More »

Earl Grey Frozen Yogurt – #EatHealthy15 with @KDBabbles

Earl Grey Frozen Yogurt Square

Yum This creamy, healthy frozen yogurt recipe is churned with honey and fragrant, floral Earl Grey tea. Topped with juicy clementines and a touch of cardamom, for a healthy dessert recipe that is easy to make but sure to impress, churn a batch of Earl Grey Frozen Yogurt.  I am so excited welcome Kate from… 

Read More »

Clementine Panna Cotta with Chocolate Sauce – #EatHealthy15 with @DreamAboutFood

Clementine Panna Cotta with Chocolate Sauce 5 sq

Yum A creamy sugar free custard with citrus flavor and covered in a rich chocolate sauce, feel free to indulge to your heart’s content in Clementine Panna Cotta with Chocolate Sauce. I am so excited welcome Carolyn from All Day I Dream About Food. I met Carolyn back in May at BlogHer Food, and not… 

Read More »

Favorite Christmas Sweets from That Skinny Chick Can Bake

Christmas Desserts Collage 700

Yum This Christmas Sweets round up from That Skinny Chick Can Bake includes some of Liz’s favorite holiday desserts and cookies that would be perfect for your Christmas, Hanukkah or New Year’s menu. The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas continues with this fabulous recipe from my friend Liz! Make sure you also head… 

Read More »

Snickerdoodles Biscotti – Guest Post from Love and Confections

Snickerdoodles Biscotti Cookie Recipe3 sq

Yum Snickerdoodle Biscotti, a twist on the classic Snickerdoodles cookies, are the perfect treat – crunchy, spicy, sweet and perfect with a cup of coffee or tea. The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas continues with this fabulous recipe from my friend Terri! Make sure you also head over to Love and Confections to… 

Read More »

Whole Wheat Molasses Glazed Shortbread Cookies – Guest Post from Food Faith Fitness

Main Image-1sq

Yum A melt-in-your-mouth mash-up of gingersnaps and whipped shortbread, these Whole Wheat Molasses Glazed Shortbread Cookies are sure to be a new Christmas cookie classic! The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas continues with this fabulous recipe from my friend Taylor! Make sure you also head over to Food Faith Fitness to enter our amazing… 

Read More »

Gluten Free Peppermint Frosted Chocolate Donuts – Guest Post from Petite Allergy Treats

Peppermintdonuts1.5sq

Yum Tis the season for candy canes.  These Peppermint Frosted Chocolate Donuts are an easy and festive treat for Christmas.  They are also gluten free, egg free, dairy free and vegan so everyone can enjoy! The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas continues with this fabulous recipe from my friend Laura! Make sure you… 

Read More »

No Bake Chocolate and Peppermint Cheesecakes – Guest Post from Cravings of a Lunatic

No-Bake-Chocolate-and-Peppermint-Cheesecakes-8sq

Yum Easy to make no bake mini chocolate cheesecakes with peppermint. Perfect for the holidays! The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas continues with this fabulous recipe from my friend Kim! Make sure you also head over to Cravings of a Lunatic to enter our amazing giveaway for a $200 Amazon Gift Card and… 

Read More »

The Twelve Guest Posts & Roundups of Christmas Giveaway

Twelve Guest Posts of Christmas Giveaway Collage Square

Yum Since it’s Thanksgiving today, I think it’s time to start spreading some holiday cheer, so Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Hammy Kwanzaa, and an all around Happy Holidays! And because I’m so thankful for all of my readers and want go give you all sorts of holiday gifts (and I’m swamped with moving into a… 

Read More »

Easy Vegetarian Minestrone Soup – Guest Post from It’s Yummi

Vegetarian-Minestrone-Soup-square

Yum This Easy Vegetarian Minestrone Soup recipe comes together in just about 15 minutes, making it the perfect meal for a busy weeknight. If you’re a meat lover, add some crumbled cooked sausage, ground beef, or even pieces of cooked chicken and you’ll have a hearty main dish that your family will love! Easy Vegetarian… 

Read More »

Agave Lime Lemonade – Guest Post from Foxes Love Lemons

Agave Lime Lemonade1 sq

Yum This Agave Lime Lemonade is part lemonade, part limeade, and 100% simple to stir up. Agave Lime Lemonade Nice to meet you, Cupcakes & Kale Chips fans! I’m Lori, and I blog at Foxes Love Lemons. I’m all about simple yet special meals made at home. I also like to share tips from my… 

Read More »

Breakfast Bacon Enchiladas – Guest Post from The Texan New Yorker

Breakfast Bacon Enchiladas 6sq

Yum Hello Cupcakes and Kale Chips readers! I’m Julie from The Texan New Yorker, and I am so honored and thrilled to be guest posting for Brianne today. In addition to reading her blog, I also follow Cupcakes and Kale Chips on Facebook, and Brianne is now my go-to girl on knowing which day/week/month is… 

Read More »

Chipotle Cheddar Cheese Cauliflower Poppers – Guest Post from Simply Healthy Family

cauliflowerpoppers2sq

Yum Greetings from the Beautiful Sonoran Desert! My name is Gwen and I’m the owner of the blog Simply Healthy Family where I focus on healthy, delicious whole foods that the whole family will love. I try to keep it simple and kid friendly without sacrificing flavor. I like to say we are mostly gluten… 

Read More »

Homemade Strawberry Fruit Snacks – Guest Post from Mom’s Test Kitchen

Homemade-Strawberry-Fruit-Snacks-sq

Yum Simple to make & a hit with the kids, these Homemade Strawberry Fruit Snacks are a healthy & inexpensive alternative to store bought snacks! Homemade Strawberry Fruit Snacks Yum

Vegetable Parmesan Quinoa in the Slow Cooker – Guest Post from Lauren Kelly Nutrition

vegetable-parmesan-quinoa

Yum Last week I asked on Facebook what types of recipes everyone would like to see more of, and one of the popular answers was recipes for getting your kids to eat their veggies. For this, I knew I had to go to my friend Lauren from Lauren Kelly Nutrition. She brought an amazingly easy… 

Read More »

Baked Dill Hashbrown Potatoes – Guest Post from Vegan Mother Hubbard

BakedDillHashbrowns2_zps0dbd4439

Yum Last week I asked on Facebook what types of recipes everyone would like to see more of, and one of the popular answers was vegan recipes. Hopefully I’ll get you some myself, but in the meantime, I thought I’d ask a friend to jump in. Today, Sandra from Vegan Mother Hubbard has stopped by… 

Read More »

Chili-Lime Sweet Potato Home Fries – Guest Post from Vegan Mother Hubbard

rp_Spiced-Sweet-Potato-Home-Fries-2.jpg

Yum The Bug is on the road to recovery after his tonsillectomy, but, not surprisingly, he has been demanding a good chunk of my time.  That plus Baby Smiles has made blogging a bit of a challenge the past week or so.  Luckily I have awesome friends to help me out.  Like today, Sandra from… 

Read More »

Blueberry Almond Salad with Fresh Orange Vinaigrette – Guest Post from Pepper Lynn

blueberry-almond-salad-with-orange-vinaigrette-1

Yum As I am easing (umm, “easing”) back into the whole blogging thing, I have a few foodie friends taking an occasional turn in the Cupcakes & Kale Chips kitchen.  I can’t thank them enough.  Head on over to Pinterest, too, where I will be pinning all of these awesome recipes on my Guest Posts… 

Read More »

General Tso Chicken Salad – Guest Post from Mom’s Test Kitchen

rp_GeneralTsoChickenSalad3.png

Yum As I am easing back into the whole blogging thing, I have a few foodie friends taking an occasional turn in the Cupcakes & Kale Chips kitchen.  I can’t thank them enough.  Head on over to Pinterest, too, where I will be pinning all of these awesome recipes on my Guest Posts board, plus… 

Read More »

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Garlic & Lime – Guest Post from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Garlic and Lime

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »

Avocado Quinoa Salad – Guest Post from Carrie’s Experimental Kitchen

Avocado Quinoa Salad-closeup

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »

Vanilla Donuts with Blueberry Lemon Glaze – Guest Post from Je suis alimentageuse

IMG_9387W

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »

Meyer Lemon Shortbread Cookies – Guest Post from The Redhead Baker

meyer lemon shortbread 1

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »

Bacon, Pear & Smoked Gouda Panini – Guest Post from The Tasty Fork

Awesome flavor combo! Pear, Bacon & Smoked Gouda Panini. Recipe created by The Tasty Fork

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »

Peanut Butter Butterscotch Popcorn – Guest Post from The Doctorate Housewife

peanut-butter-butterscotch-popcorn

Yum While I am wrapped up with feeding an infant, changing diapers, feeding an always ravenous preschooler, putting in a Toy Story DVD, chasing the aforementioned preschooler while holding the aforementioned infant, and all the other insanity that comes along with a new baby, my foodie friends are taking turns in the Cupcakes & Kale… 

Read More »