When it comes to the holiday season, making themed gift guides is one of my favorite things. I find it oddly therapeutic to sit at my computer all night working on rounding up some of my favorite things, plus handpicking items I think other mamas and women would enjoy. Here is my 2017 Modern …

 Chocolate Vanilla Almond Butter Muffins Makes 12 muffins  Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups gluten free baking flour  1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 3-4 tablespoons ground chia + flax seeds (combined) 3/4 cup coconut sugar  1/8 – 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon  1/2 tablespoon Chocolate Glazed Donut Flavor God 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 6-8 dates, …

    INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup frozen, room temp, or soaked overnight unsalted + raw cashews 1-2 tablespoons unsweetened cacao powder 1-2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1-2 teaspoons caramel extract 1/2 – 1 tablespoon coconut sugar or raw, local honey  1 1/2 cups unsweetened coconut milk 3-4 ice cubes  1 frozen banana 1/3 avocado  *add more seeetener, vanilla, or …