Gluten Free Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gluten Free Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Gluten Free Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies are a terrific gluten free and dairy free option dessert idea! In the kitchen with my adorable grandson, I was thinking up some new cookie ideas this summer that we could enjoy baking together. Chocolate chips being such a staple dessert, I wanted to put my own twist […]

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Gluten-Free Parsnips Pasta with Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

Gluten-Free Parsnips Pasta with Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

I think you will love the twist in this new gluten free recipe. When I say parsnips what do you think of? I bet you never really think “parsnips and pasta” in one sentence. Well, this gluten-free parsnips pasta with sun dried tomato pesto recipe is going to really give you one heck of a […]

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Coffee Rubbed Steak Tacos with Pickled Red Onions

Coffee Rubbed Steak Tacos with Pickled Red Onions

Pairing steak with lighter flavors like citrus and oils are great, but stronger and more acidic flavors can enhance the beef and bring your taste experience to a whole new level! Especially when you’re using the highest quality and best tasting beef, like the cuts from PRE Brands, one of my favorite grass-fed beef companies. […]

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Beef Pie Gone Gluten Free and Grass Fed

Beef Pie Gone Gluten Free and Grass Fed

The holidays are here and we are all searching for new gluten free recipes with a twist. Here’s one you will all love! Booze and pie aren’t common words with the gluten free diet. In this wonderful gluten free recipe, PRE Brand’s talented (and one of my favs!) culinary manager, Chef Sarah Russo, swapped OUT a […]

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Grass Fed Steak Bites with a Twist

Grass Fed Steak Bites with a Twist

Everyone loves a good Caprese Salad. Adding PRE Brands 100% grass fed Sirloin gives it an extra dose of flavor and protein that is sure to make it a crowd pleaser. A balsamic and honey reduction also sweetens up the classic. This recipe, “Grass Fed Steak Bites with a Twist”, is simple to make and […]

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Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

  Traveling with a celiac and gluten-free household or individual can have its challenges. Although gluten-free products are much easier to find these days I always try to pack my tried and true snacks I know will will be appreciated, consumed and that certainly pack and travel well. I knew without a doubt I had to […]

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Turkey Meatballs for Sensitive Stomachs

Turkey Meatballs for Sensitive Stomachs

I have to make meals both appealing to my son and husband. Although my son enjoys different spices, I try to not add too much so his stomach doesn’t get upset. These Turkey meatballs for sensitive stomachs can be pre-made and they store very well. I am pleased to announce that Brixton has finally decided […]

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Easy Chicken Cauliflower Fried Rice

Easy Chicken Cauliflower Fried Rice

  I do my best to transition my comfort foods into healthier alternatives. Chinese food is one of those foods that I crave but after eating it I always feel pretty bloated and gross for a good 24 hours. Food is a big source of my energy as sleep isn’t a luxury I always have […]

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Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Food is all about balance. Balance means tasty treats too. I am all about treats but since my son is only 13 months old I have to come up with treats on the healthier side. This gluten free nutrition packed jello is extra nutritious because it has the fiber from apple sauce instead of straight juice and […]

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Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

First of all, I am definitely not a doctor and do not claim to be one. I get contacted a lot by mothers asking me questions about how I am raising my son though since he has been pretty darn healthy and a pretty easy baby. Specifically, I get asked about his diet and in […]

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Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

This morning while my son was playing with his toys, I decided to quickly make some gluten-free biscuits. I was craving them and they are nearly impossible to find at the grocery store. While making the biscuits, it occurred to me that I’ve learned some gluten-free tips and tricks along the way that I take […]

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Kid Friendly 3 Ingredient Pancakes

Kid Friendly 3 Ingredient Pancakes

I have been raising my nearly one year old son, Brixton, on a gluten-free diet since he was born. Though I am still nursing him, I have been focusing on a grain-free or even a more paleo friendly approach. Meaning, I have been avoiding grains and even legumes up to now. He is a terrific […]

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Small Batch Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins- Recipe

Small Batch Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins- Recipe

      This is a fun recipe. I supplied a few different options so it can be switched depending on what other allergies you all have. Enjoy!   1 ¾ cups Pamela’s Baking & Pancake Mix ¼ cup melted butter or oil (or replace with applesauce) ½ cup milk (or soy or rice milk) […]

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Gluten-Free,Grain-Free, Dairy-Free Round Chocolate Spirulina Balls: Recipe

Gluten-Free,Grain-Free, Dairy-Free Round Chocolate Spirulina Balls: Recipe

  These gluten-free, grain-free goodies are raw and made with a dehydrator. They are a great snack before or after a workout and kids love them, too.   (This makes a small batch. Double up on the ingredients for a larger batch.)   INGREDIENTS: ¾ – 1 c coconut butter (more for a creamier texture) […]

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Giveaway – Anne Byrn’s Amazing Cookbook!

Giveaway – Anne Byrn’s Amazing Cookbook!

That’s right! A giveaway! One lucky winner will receive Anne Byrn’s ” The Cake Mix Doctor Bakes Gluten-Free”. This is a wonderful gluten-free cookbook for anyone needing some help to bake gluten-free. Fun recipes that are super delicious!   One little rule: You must live in the US due to shipping ( sorry!) How to […]

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Gluten-Free,Dairy-Free, Grain-Free Nacho “Cheese” – Recipe

Gluten-Free,Dairy-Free, Grain-Free Nacho “Cheese” – Recipe

The perfect afterschool snack or movie time treat. Dip your favorite gluten-free chips and crackers into this! INGREDIENTS: 1 med red bell pepper, seeded and rough chopped 2 tbsp paprika 1 tsp chipotle powder 2 tbsp lime juice 1 ½ c water 1 tsp ground cumin 2 tsp sea salt 3 tbsp nutritional yeast 2 […]

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Gluten-Free, Grain-Free Culture Starter with Veggies- Recipe

Gluten-Free, Grain-Free Culture Starter with Veggies- Recipe

  For some good-for-you gluten free, probiotics and a yummy snack, make this recipe contributed by Judy Willardson.   INGREDIENTS: Kefir starter grains Assortment of vegetables such as cabbage and celery A bit of apple   DIRECTIONS:  Mix kefir starter grains with veggies and apples and some liquid, such as water or vegetable juice, covering […]

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Coconut Whipped “Cream” Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Grain-Free – Recipe

Coconut Whipped “Cream” Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Grain-Free – Recipe

Top your favorite gluten-free desserts with this delicious non-dairy alternative to whipped cream! INGREDIENTS: 3 medium young Thai coconuts, meat only (3/4 to 1 c meat total) ½ c coconut oil, firm 1/8 c honey 2 tbsp vanilla extract 1/4 tsp salt   DIRECTIONS: 1. Blend all the ingredients in a high-powered blender until very […]

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Cheezy Kelp Noodles

Cheezy Kelp Noodles

This recipe is contributed by Julianne from Planet Raw in Los Angeles, which I’ve altered slightly. It’s grain-free and gluten-free, creative, and super delicious. Also great for kids! Prep time: 10-15 mins Wait time: 0-1 hr Equipment: Vita-Mix blender, Excalibur dehydrator Lasts: 1 day Servings: 4   INGREDIENTS: 1 package Sea Tangle Kelp Noodles ½ […]

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Ambrosia or “Fruit Gumbo”

Ambrosia or “Fruit Gumbo”

This recipe comes from my friend L.D. Sledge. It’s the perfect springtime or summertime treat. It lasts 3-4 days, but it’ll probably disappear before then! INGREDIENTS: Cut-up: Oranges Pineapples Granny Smith apples Grapefruit Banana Walnuts Sliced almonds Sliced pecans Tiny marshmallows (optional) Cherries Blueberries Sweetened shredded coconut   DIRECTIONS:   Combine ingredients and mix in […]

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