This week I have been experimenting with photography. I love taking pictures of food and have decided to expand my experiences. I was able to find a few props around the house and have enjoyed experimenting with them. Here are some results:

Paleo Pumpkin Cookies

Paleo Pumpkin Cookies


Paleo Cake Donut

I could not post this delicious picture without giving you the recipe, so here it is:


1/2 cup of coconut flour

1/2 cup filled with 1 tablespoon of ground flax seeds, 1 1/2 tablespoons of coconut flour and the rest tapioca flour

1 teaspoon of baking soda

1/2 teaspoon of salt

1/4 cup of honey

3 eggs

2 tablespoons of butter

1/2 cup of coconut milk

1 teaspoon of lemon juice


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Generously grease 2 donut pans with butter. Combine the dry ingredients. In a separate dish combine the wet ingredients. Add the wet ingredients to the dry. Spoon the batter into the pans. Fill them 2/3 the way full. I got 9 donuts. Bake for 12-13 minutes until nicely brown. Cool for 1-2 minutes and carefully remove. I frosted my donuts with chocolate:

1/2 cup of chocolate chips

1 tablespoon of coconut oil

Melt the chocolate chips and coconut oil in sauce pan. Carefully spread on donuts.

Paleo chocolate chip cookies with frosting center.

Paleo chocolate chip cookies with frosting center.

These sandwiches were made with the cookie recipe mentioned in a post named ‘kitchen experiments’ and filled with a butter, vanilla, and sugar frosting.


Chocolate chip plantain pancakes

We made these for Saturday’s breakfast! Yum!

Along with all the food pictures taken this week, I have also taken pictures of my Schleich animals. Here are a few:

Schleich meerkats

Schleich meerkats

Schleich black bears

Schleich black bears

Schleich lynx

Schleich lynx

Schleich bison

Schleich bison


Schleich camarague mare and foal


Schleich Tennessee Walker

Schleich Knabstruppers

Schleich Knabstruppers

That about sums up this week. I am excited about continuing in photography and sharing my photos!

By Alexa


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