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How-To Make Grain-free Granola {Paleo-friendly}

How-To Make Grain-free Granola {Paleo-friendly}

For my granola loving friends, I am super excited about this how-to and recipe. Most commercial granolas, even when gluten-free, are loaded with gut-upsetting grains, and worse yet – vegetable oils and loads of sugar. After lots of experimenting and playing around, I created the perfect base recipe for this grain-free granola, with two variations. […]

Salsa Macha

Salsa Macha

We returned home last Monday after spending over a week Loreto, Mexico, in the Baja California Sur,  celebrating the nuptials of our very good friends, Debbie and Dan. Since I was coming off a full month + of exceptionally strict eating, since I did Whole30, I was feeling really, really great, but on top of […]

Charred Cauliflower with Balsamic Dark Chocolate Sauce and Almonds

Charred Cauliflower with Balsamic Dark Chocolate Sauce and Almonds

If you are like me, there is never a shortage of super dark chocolate in your house. Since I’ve been experimenting and making my own dark chocolate bars the last few weeks, I have had more chocolate in the house than ever! Not at all a problem I am complaining about, but I am finding myself […]

Grain-free Mini Pumpkin Cashew Cheesecakes {Vegan}

Grain-free Mini Pumpkin Cashew Cheesecakes {Vegan}

For so many of us when there are foods you avoid, either out of necessity or by choice, there are always very specific foods and recipes that you have to just give up longing for. The torture just becomes to much. As someone that generally avoids dairy, in more than very small amounts, I can […]