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Jun 27

Carrot Cake at The Chocolate Turtle in St. Augustine, FL

Carrot Cake

Nestled on Cordova Street in America’s oldest city, St. Augustine,FL, in a completely restored early 1900’s wooden home ┬áis the wonderfully charming dessert cafe The Chocolate Turtle. Owners Lisa Dallaire and Laura Highsmith have created a warm and friendly neighborhood place for family’s to come and enjoy their quality desserts, coffees, chocolate drinks, cheese, craft …

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Dec 20

Alaina’s Bake Shoppe in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Tuna Melt

Alaina’s Bake Shoppe and Cafe located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida is a bakery/lunch cafe that serves up great sandwiches, soups, salads, and of course baked goods! They are open Monday-Saturday and are located in a busy strip center at the corner of Northlake Blvd. and Military Trail. It was my birthday so my lovely …

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Oct 27

Mosswood Farms Organic Bakery in Micanopy, FL

Salted Caramel Brownie

Located in America’s second oldest city, Micanopy, Florida, Mosswood Farm Store and Organic Bakehouse serves up delicious and healthy treats daily from 10am-6pm. Opened since 2007 in a converted Florida cracker house at 703 Cholokka Boulevard this family owned “general store” sells locally produced and/or handmade items such as soaps, heirloom vegetable seeds, candles, honey, …

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Oct 26

Sunflour Baking Company in Charlotte, NC

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Located at 2001 E. 7th Street in Charlotte, North Carolina, Sunflour Baking Company(Sunflourbakingcompany.com) makes fresh baked goods from scratch using locally grown and organic ingredients whenever possible. For example, their flour is organic and comes from Lindley Mills in Graham, NC. They support local Charlotte vendors for honey as well as the craft jams and …

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Oct 17

Raw Vegan Key Lime Cheesecake at Wildcow Vegetarian Restaraunt in Nashville,TN

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Located in the eclectic Five Points neighborhood, Wildcow Vegetarian Restaraunt is a definite must-visit eatery in the fun-filled music city of Nashville, TN. Owners John and Melanie Cochran use almost exclusively locally grown organic produce and make most of their dressings, soups, and stocks from scratch. Wildcow was voted best vegetarian restaraunt for 2010 and …

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Oct 08

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake at Southern Sweets Bakery in Atlanta

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Southern Sweets Bakery is located in a nondescript warehouse district at 186 Rio Circle in Decatur, Georgia. You definitely wouldn’t think of putting a bakery in this spot but I think it works for them as they are first a commercial bakery and this spot probably keeps their overhead low. They sell their baked goods …

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Sep 04

Rocco’s Bakery in New York City

3 stars

Cannoli Rocco’s bakery at 243 Bleecker Street in the West Village Neighborhood is one of New York City’s most popular bakeries, and with good reason. Established in 1972, Rocco’s serves up a wide variety of home-made baked goods, pastries, gelato, and fresh coffees. Of course when our family went on a recent trip to the …

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Aug 04

Chunkie Dunkies Raw Vegan/Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

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It has been a long time coming and I feel kind of guilty that I haven’t yet done a post on one of my favorite healthy desserts, the Raw Vegan/Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie from Chunkie Dunkies Bakery located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. I first tried these cookies about two years ago when a …

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Jul 24

Trader Joe’s Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Trader Joe’s is a chain of upscale supermarkets catering to health conscious middle-class shoppers since 1958. As of October, 2011 they had 365 stores in 31 states with approximately half of those located in California. It is owned by a family trust since 1979 and therefore not publically traded. I recently visited Florida’s first store …

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Jun 30

Liz Lovely Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie

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I’m a big fan of gluten free products as gluten along with other grains can be inflammatory to your system. Most people think though that gluten free means the food is totally healthy, and that isn’t always the case. They purchase the item without thinking about the other ingredients, assuming it all has to be …

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