Sunday Snippets: December 11, 2011


Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I’ll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed some or didn’t have time to read the whole post this “snippet” will give you the gist of it.

Here are some articles and recipes that I picked from FAT TUESDAY that really stood out for me. Each week I’ll be featuring some links from FAT TUESDAY so be sure to link up your best posts! If you are not a blogger, this is a place to connect with fascinating writings from all over the blogosphere!

This week we had so many wonderful selections it was really hard to choose… but here are a few of my favorites!

Grain-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies from Real Food Freaks. These look easy and tasty!

Can You Be Frugal and still be a Real Foodie? from a Jaded Mama. Here are 10 really good tips with in depth explanations.

Pumpkin Pie Latte from Mexican Wildflower. This looks so satisfying!

T’was the Night Before Christmas When the SWAT Team Arrived from Common Sense Homesteading. While this is absolutely hilarious  — it is sad but true. Laurie relates the recent astonishing events at three homesteads. This is a MUST READ!

Salted Caramel Dip: (grain-free, dairy-free, egg-free, GAPS legal) from Homemade Dutch Apple Pie. This is a great idea for both children and adults!

Lazy Strawberry Coconut “Yogurt” from FoodFarmHealth. A great idea for making a filling and nutritious snack. I love how she uses avocado in this.

In addition, here are some posts from my blog this week that you may want to take a peek at…

Grain-Free Carrot Cake. The earthy taste of the dates and pecans combined with the mild sweetness of the carrots makes for a beautifully textured and amazing comfort food.

3 Super Foods for Bone and Joint Health. You don’t need expensive supplements! Here are the cheapest and easiest super foods!

Supplements Are At Risk: Please Help. They’re at it again. The FDA is trying to over regulate supplements. Please sign the petition and help defeat this dangerous bill.

Giveaway: Cheeseslave Menus by Mail an $85.00 value. Join the fun!

Holiday Gift Ideas for that Real Food Chef. A great selection of gift ideas that I really love. Hint hint…

Fat Tuesday: December 6, 2011. A fabulous collection of the wisdom and great eats in the real food world this week.

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  • Leslie@realfoodfreaks December 11, 2011, 11:32 am

    Yea!  Thanks, Jill!

  • Laurie Neverman December 11, 2011, 5:37 pm

    Thanks for featuring my post this week, Jill.  Looks like a nice selection of posts this week, as always.

  • Katie Stanley December 11, 2011, 8:43 pm

    Thanks Jill for featuring my post! 🙂