Paleo

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 […]

The Holidays Are For Celebration, Not Guilt!

The Holidays Are For Celebration, Not Guilt!

Most of us are hopefully conscious about what we eat, but the holidays have a special way of triggering overindulgence and alcohol plays a big role.  The holidays shouldn’t be a time for guilt but for joy and celebration! Alcohol can be a vibrant part […]

Peppermint Adaptogen Hot Cocoa

Peppermint Adaptogen Hot Cocoa

This seems like such a simple recipe to me it’s almost silly to post… but It is one of the main beverages I make in place of coffee-coffee-coffee-coffee-coffee… like i used to drink.  I begin my day with a tablespoon of Rasa Bold and filled […]

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie 🎃💛

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie 🎃💛

’Tis the season for pumpkin spice!  I’m not a big fan of pumpkin spice lattes because I am a coffee purist, but I do love a good pumpkin smoothie! I have boosted it with a powerful immune modulator, modified citrus pectin, as it is an extremely powerful […]

Cast Iron Sweet Potato Fries

Cast Iron Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet potato fries are one of the few carb-full treats I can handle with Hashimoto’s.  My favorite to use are the Japanese purple sweet potatoes because they have the most resistant starch of all the sweet potato family, the flavor milder, and they also retain […]

Cast Iron Lamb & Collard Greens

Cast Iron Lamb & Collard Greens

I love cast iron dinners… they are tastier than sheet pan dinners clean up is easier.  Just scrape off and swish with water and put the pan back in the hot oven or towel dry… with a dark towel of course! I love this meal […]

Roasted Garlic Chicken, Carrots & Parsnips

Roasted Garlic Chicken, Carrots & Parsnips

I am obsessed with cast iron pan dinners… they are the tastier version of sheet pan dinners and frankly the clean up is easier.  Just scrape off and swish with water and put the pan back in the hot oven or towel dry… with a […]

Malted Chaga Chocolate Smoothie with Maca for Hormonal Balance

Malted Chaga Chocolate Smoothie with Maca for Hormonal 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 […]