I tried a new recipe….

that was pretty amazing.  It was the Easy Weeknight Greek Fish Skillet from my friend Kelly Winters over at Primally Inspired.  Kelly has awesome recipes that are usually grain and dairy free.  If you haven’t checked her out, you should!

About the recipe…it was cod with spinach, tomatoes, lemon, oregano and kalamata olives, cooked in olive oil.  Delicious and so easy, since it was all in one pan.

It got me to thinking…how else could I use those same flavors?

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Baby, it’s cold outside!

That song actually gets on my nerves.  There are way too many versions of it.  It needs a rest.

But it is legitimately cold outside here in Central PA.  We’ve had flurries off and on for days, and it’s rare to see the sun.  Since I always look for the silver lining, it’s a great opportunity to rock a beanie.

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Bundled up to get my pastured eggs!

But when it’s this cold, it can be a little harder to feel happy, healthy and hot.

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Music and makeup are two of my favorite things…

because they’re both fun and constantly changing.

In the music department, I’m still completely obsessed with “24K Magic.”  Cannot get enough!  Also totally into “Fake Love” by Drake.  And “Bad Things” by Machine Gun Kelly.

As far as makeup, it’s no secret that I love everything I’ve tried from 100% Pure.  This company produces organic cosmetics, skin care and bath products that are super effective and happen to smell amazing.

With the winter weather, I’ve switched a few things around in my cute VS makeup bag.

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But before I go any further, if you don’t have time to read this whole post, and you want to take advantage of some amazing freebies from 100% Pure, just click here:

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The smell of cinnamon coming from the oven…

and a warm mug of Javazen in my hands.  Sounds like the perfect happy, healthy and hot winter afternoon!

If you’re wondering what’s in the oven, it’s snickerdoodles, made with a recipe that I just came up with.

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I ❤️  beanies.  And cookies.  And coffee.

These aren’t just any snickerdoodle.  They are grain free, dairy free and high in protein.  They still contain sugar (coconut palm sugar to be exact) so you don’t want to go crazy on them.  I would qualify these as a primal and paleo-friendly treat.

I based this recipe on a recipe for flourless peanut butter cookies that I cut out of the newspaper years ago.  Boy, that takes me back in time…now everything is right on my phone!  A few tweaks here, a few tweaks there, and I had the perfect snickerdoodle.

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