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    Oatmeal Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

    GLUTEN FREE – EGG FREE – DAIRY FREE and DELICIOUS!   I had 2 groups of people recently staying for several days and two (one from each group) was gluten free, AND dairy and egg free. I’ve got GF and DF pancakes down to a fine art. People always ask for seconds, but I wanted to do some baking for them too. I came upon an oatmeal recipe I liked the look of (probably because it had coconut in it) so I set about making the cookies. When I had the cookie dough all ready to measure out onto the baking tray I had a dizzy moment and threw a…

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    Low Carb Lime & Coconut Icecream

    I put the lime in the coconut and VOILA! Best Ice cream Ever according to Jim and I am pretty sure Tracy was equally enamored. First of all, I am not a HUGE ice cream fan – put me in the once a month category and that would be maximum consumption and I always go for the artisan gelato bar places. Unless I’ve got company I never keep ice cream in my freezer at home. BUT last week I found a perfectly pristine ice cream maker at Value Village for $7.99 on a Tuesday (so I get 30% off). It is a Donvier. I looked the brand up on my…