Nut-free

Peppermint Coconut Ice Cream (Keto, Paleo)

Peppermint Coconut Ice Cream (Keto, Paleo)

I have a small obsession with mint.  So does my whole family… so something like this would be dangerous if it were not so flipping healthy!  It takes only about 5 minutes to whip up and then you have to let it chill in the […]

Instant Pot Roast Chicken

Instant Pot Roast Chicken

Everyone needs an easy chicken dinner.  I do, certainly.  I try to do these on Sundays as it gives me easy shredded chicken for at least another meal during the week.  I use the instant pot because it is so easy and I can have […]

Malted Chocolate Smoothie with Maca for Hormone Balance

Malted Chocolate Smoothie with Maca for Hormone Balance

Of late this smoothie has been my go-to to get through the afternoon slump.  It’s how I break my fast for lunch, and carries me through my post homeschool run so I can tackle a bit of work with a fully functional brain.   I love […]

Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies (keto, paleo, no coconut flour, vegan option)

Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies (keto, paleo, no coconut flour, vegan option)

Tahini cookies are a regular occasion in our home.  It took a while to bring my kids around to the flavor in place of peanut butter… but now they will eat them up with fervor.  These are a coconut free iteration of this recipe, and […]

Malted Maca Black Tahini Cookies (vegan)

Malted Maca Black Tahini Cookies (vegan)

Anyone who knows me or has hung around this blog long enough knows I am obsessed with tahini cookies.  It took me years to develop a cookie that had the chew, and texture of what I grew up knowing as a good and proper cookie.  […]

Fermented Guacamole (Nightshade-Free)

Fermented Guacamole (Nightshade-Free)

Who loves guac?!  Personally, I love guacamole… but I truly do not enjoy the speed at which I have to consume it so it does not turn brown.  Once in a while I will make fermented kefir guac which doesn’t brown, but I can no […]

Easy Instant Pot Bone Broth

This is my gut healing bone broth recipe.  It is very basic and does not have all the added veggies that many people choose to add to bone broth both because it keeps it clean for those who have inflammatory responses to a lot of […]

Roasted Brussels, Bacon & Avocado

Roasted Brussels, Bacon & Avocado

I love Brussels sprouts, probably more than most and have been very happy to have them back in my diet.  For a few months now I have been able to eat select veggies again and it has been such a relief.  I have about a […]

Rasa Cacao Adaptogenic Smoothie 🤎

Rasa Cacao Adaptogenic Smoothie 🤎

This smoothie is packed with adaptogens, medicinal mushrooms and healthy fats and is quick and satisfying. Ancient Nutrition Vanilla Bone Broth Protein is available in my Wellevate Store.* If you prefer a vegan option, the Q Sciences EQ Protein is pea based and comes in […]

Cassava Sourdough (Paleo, AIP, Keto Cycling)

Cassava Sourdough (Paleo, AIP, Keto Cycling)

I love artisan sourdough.  I was able to tolerate Einkorn over all others until I developed Hashimoto’s and needed to go completely grain free.  I have done keto, paleo, whole30 and even full carnivore to heal my gut when my health has dipped to its […]