Grain-free Almond Butter Coconut Cookies – vegan, paleo, and sugar-free

Vegan Cookies - Paleo Cookies made with Almond Butter! Easily adaptable for special diets, these are grain, sugar, egg, and dairy-free!

{Please welcome Raia from Raia's Recipes. She's sharing fabulous vegan cookies that are a breeze to put together. Plus they're sugar-free and vegan! Perfect for almost any special diet!} Every Monday night, my family of six gathers around my husband's laptop screen to watch a family-friendly movie while we stuff our faces with homemade pizza. This tradition is almost always followed up ...Read The Full Post

Homemade “Cheez-Its” – grain and dairy free with vegan option

Grain-free and Dairy-free "CHEEZ-IT®" CRACKERS! A yummy healthy treat you can feel good about eating!

{If you're like me, Cheez-Its® were one of the most addictive snacks of your childhood.  I can't think of a time that I sat down with a box of those without almost polishing off the entire box. Or at least more than I should have (ahem). Anyone else with me? Well, my CHEEZ-IT® days are over since I am gluten-free (and presently dairy-free), but thanks to Kate from Kate's Healthy Cupboard, ...Read The Full Post

3-Ingredient Strawberry Sage Popsicles

Silicone Popsicle Molds

{I've been loving pinning bunches of Homemade Popsicles on Pinterest recently (particularly on my Healthy Desserts board).  So it's no surprise that today, I'm excited to bring you an unexpected combo in a simple popsicle from Naomi Huzovicova of Almost Bananas. Naomi is always coming up with intriguing food combinations like her Lemon Poppyseed Ice Cream and Spruce Tip Ice Cream.  Today's ...Read The Full Post

Vegan Mocha Chip Ice Cream (dairy, sugar, and coconut free)

Indulge yourself in this Mocha Vegan Ice Cream! Dairy, Egg, Sugar, and Coconut-free! Made with cashews, but with allergy substitutes. Full of yummy chocolate and coffee flavor with chocolate chips.

Ice cream. Ice cream. Ice cream. I have been hearing a lot about ice cream in my house these days. My 14 month old has gotten into the habit of pointing to our freezer and saying, “i keem” (ice cream) whenever she passes it or whenever she’s hungry. I suppose I should take the blame for this. First, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree (I was a junk foodie in my younger years), ...Read The Full Post

Secret-Ingredient Baked Paleo Tortillas – grain free, nut free, and vegan

Baked Paleo Tortilla Recipe. This Gluten free tortilla recipe is made with no grains, no nuts and they're vegan too!

{Back with us today is Jennifer from Predominantly Paleo with a grain-free tortilla recipe.  Last time, she shared a grain-free taco shells recipe.  Make sure you head over there if you missed it! Whether or not you are grain-free, this is a great recipe using fun ingredients to add some variety to your diet.} Who doesn’t love a soft, warm homemade tortilla? Like a warm blanket of love, you ...Read The Full Post

Lemon Poppy Seed Ice Cream – vegan and sugar free

Homemade Ice Cream - Vegan Ice Cream that's Lemon Poppyseed flavor! Sugar free! Now you can have Lemon Poppyseed Muffin flavor in ice cream!

{Naomi Huzovicova is back today with a fabulous recipe for homemade ice cream - Lemon Poppy Seed Ice Cream!  Lemon Poppyseed Muffins are sooo good and now you can have this great treat in a dairy-free and sugar-free ice cream.  Wow.  Enough said - on with the recipe!} Ice cream, I think, belongs in it's own food category: my favourite food category. I even have a Pinterest board dedicated ...Read The Full Post

What’s for Dinner? You’re Covered with More than a Month of Grain-free Beef Recipes

Grain-free Ground Beef Recipes

About 2:00 every afternoon, my 9 year old son asks, "Mom, what's for dinner?" Too much of the time I respond, "Umm... I don't know yet. Any good ideas?" Can you relate to this scenario? ...Read The Full Post

Vegan Homemade Crackers Made from — Lentils?! grain free & nut free options

Sprouted Lentils

{What a treat!  You've gotta love this.  Just when you thought you'd seen every lentil dish imaginable in my Lentil Recipe Roundup, along comes these Homemade Crackers made from -- LENTILS!  From Julia of Swirls and Spice.  Make them either gluten-free or grain-free!  Genius, I'm telling you. Pure genius!} With their rich, nutty taste, homemade lentil crackers are much more satisfying than the ...Read The Full Post

Fresh Strawberry Scones – gluten and sugar free with vegan option

Strawberry Scone Recipe - Gluten free and sugar free with vegan option

{Today, please welcome Sandi Gaertner from Fearless Dining, with a fabulous gluten-free scone recipe, just loaded with fresh strawberries.  My youngest is just begging me to make these!} Today in our farm box we had lots of fresh strawberries! Spring is prime strawberry season here in the Bay Area and big, local strawberries are EVERYWHERE. There is even a person on the corner of our street ...Read The Full Post

Make Your Own Soap Without Lye (well, you’ll see what I mean)

Blending Homemade Soap

  From Adrienne: Interested in making soap, but you're scared of lye? I've been meaning to make soap--literally for years, but have never done it.  Now that I have this information from Andrea of It Takes Time about how to make homemade soap without lye--homemade soap, here I come! Would you like to create an all natural product, free of harsh chemicals, that radiates your ...Read The Full Post