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Enter to Win: Gluten-Free Cupcakes: 50 Irresistible Recipes Made with Almond and Coconut Flour

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Giveaways | 4 comments

I reached out to my Facebook community, and so many of you wanted my next giveaway to be a healthy cookbook! I think most people can figure out how to create healthy meals at home, but what about healthy desserts? You shouldn’t have to sacrifice flavor for your health. You should be able to have both – and you can! Why Gluten-Free? You do NOT have to be Gluten-Free to love this cookbook by Elana Amsterdam. For my daughter’s first birthday, I ended up making Elana’s Paleo Chocolate Cupcakes with Paleo Chocolate Frosting because I wanted to give my daughter a healthy cupcake to devour for her first birthday! As you can see from the picture below…she enjoyed her birthday cupcake! ;) The chocolate cupcakes were absolutely delicious. The texture was spot on and the taste was amazing. Again –...

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Winner of The Clean Plates Cookbook!

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Winners | 0 comments

Congratulations Life of a Las Vegas Mom! Our lucky reader just won a copy of the book The Clean Plates Cookbook by Jared Koch and Jill Silverman Hough! Thank you everyone for participating! We will have many more opportunities for you to win something, so stay tuned… Winner’s next steps: Watch for our email! It will come from Twinkie(at)SkinnyTwinkie(dot)com, and we will need you to provide us with your mailing address so we can have your prize sent directly to you. If you do not reply back to us within 48 hours after our email, we will have to choose another winner. Feel free to follow Skinny Twinkie: Google+, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram,...

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Win a Copy of The Clean Plates Cookbook!

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Giveaways | 0 comments

Win it! One lucky reader of ours will win a copy of The Clean Plates Cookbook by Jared Koch and Jill Silverman Hough (Total Value of $20.00). The Clean Plates Cookbook The Clean Plates Cookbook offers sensible, sustainable, and healthful home cooking for anyone interested in integrating good foods into their lives. It shows readers how to shop for the best ingredients no matter what their diet (omnivores, vegetarians, and vegans can all “eat clean”) and how to prepare food that’s simple and delicious. Tips and inspiration from chefs and nutrition experts appear throughout the book, and the invaluable resources section breaks down the recipes by category and offers more of his clear and useful shopping guides. Clean eating is anything but boring: recipes cover beverages, breakfasts, snacks, inventive entrées, and desserts with things like Quinoa Carrot Muffins, Cracked Wheat Sushi,Wild Mushroom...

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Win the Cookbook Vegan Family Meals: Real Food for Everyone

Posted by on Jun 14, 2011 in Contests, Giveaways | 24 comments

One lucky reader will receive the cookbook, Vegan Family Meals: Real Food for Everyone ($25 USA, $28.99 Canada). Vegan Family Meals: Real Food for Everyone This cookbook is packed with healthy meals that are great for anyone – whether you choose to be Vegan or not! This cookbook has more than 100 recipes, many which are gluten free and some use some unique plant-based ingredients. “Ann Gentry has written a cookbook that belongs in the library of anyone interested in health and longevity. Not only are her recipes based on health principles, but they also taste amazing. I send all my patients to her restaurants for a simple reason – the food nourishes both the body and the soul.” – Dr. Mao Shing Ni, author of Secrets of Longevity Recipes in the Book So what kind of recipes can...

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