Homemade Hot Chocolate – dairy and sugar free

Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipe - dairy and sugar free

{Love hot chocolate?  So do I.  Today's recipe from Candida Free Candee is perfect.  Dairy and sugar-free homemade hot chocolate.  Perfect!} I am blessed, there are no two ways about it. I have a great family, a wonderful hubby, and I couldn't be more proud of my little girls. I know – every mom says that, but I really, truly am. I had moment of heart-bursting love and awe with my two and ...Read The Full Post

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Creamer – Dairy and Sugar-Free

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Creamer--dairy and sugar free! Dairy-free coffee lovers celebrate! Makes a great dessert or oatmeal drizzle too!

{Pumpkin Spice Creamer--yummo!  Tiffany is a new contributing writer on my blog.  This recipe for a non-dairy creamer is something that I have been working on on-and-off for awhile now, so I welcomed the chance to bring it to you now! Tiffany says it is soooo good that you won't be able to not eat it all :).} Those folks who don't eat dairy, for whatever reason, must often feel left out of the ...Read The Full Post

Easiest Coconut Milk Recipe – Improved

Coconut Milk Revised Edited Wmk.jpg.

I'm all about DIY versions of kitchen staples like almond milk, homemade rice milk, powdered sugar substitute and dairy-free condensed milk. Basically, if I can make it myself, I pretty likely will do it :).  Anyhow, it's been awhile since I first posted my Homemade Coconut Milk Recipe. It is, for sure, the easiest way to make coconut milk that you can find, but it did leave a little ...Read The Full Post

Easiest Almond Milk Recipe Ever

This Almond Milk Recipe is the easiest one around. Time to ditch the expensive "boxed alternative milk" habit! Great for baking or drinking.

Today I'm sharing my Basic Almond Milk Recipe. It really is the Easiest Almond Milk Recipe Ever. Seriously. My "cooking philosophy" has evolved over the years. Health-wise, but also "simplicity-wise." Maybe you can relate. ...Read The Full Post

Healthy Valentines' Progressive Dinner! ~ Beverages

Valentines Heart

Looking for some healthy Valentine treats? We've got you covered from Beverages to Desserts! Some other whole food bloggers from Nourished Living Network are joining me for a Valentine's Day Progressive Dinner Party!  Each day we will have a different course laid out for you so that you can put together some great whole-body-nourishing treats that show love in more than one way. No need to ...Read The Full Post

Rich and Delicious Coffee Substitute

Rich, Delicious, and Nourishing Coffee Substitute Recipe - Great if you're trying to ditch caffeine, or for drinking late in the day or in the evening. Contains super healthy ingredients! I drink mine with coconut oil, stevia, and a dash of cocoa. YUM!

Why bother with a coffee substitute when the real thing tastes so good? For folks without health challenges, there may be some reason to think it is OK, but for anyone with candida or adrenal issues or thyroid disease, coffee can be a real problem. We can touch on that in another post, but today I would like to share with you a naturally caffeine-free alternative that tastes great and is ...Read The Full Post

Homemade Rice Milk (or Milk Substitute)

Milk Substitute Milk Allergy

Are you or someone you love suffering from lactose intolerance or dairy allergies?  Or do you just run out of milk sometimes when cooking or baking? Well, today I have an answer for your troubles that you and your wallet will truly enjoy (and the environment will love as well :-).) We've been making our own rice milk for years now, ever since my son was diagnosed with a life-threatening ...Read The Full Post

Homemade Sugar-Free Lemonade

Sugar-Free Lemonade Recipe. Super Easy. Super Refreshing. This Homemade Lemonade is a great way to keep the heat and the munchies away :). I tend to pour some at night when I am temped to nibble.

Looking for a refreshing summer drink that is easy on your wallet? Well, do I have a versatile lemonade recipe for you! If you've been around my website a bit, you know that I don't like purchasing ready-made things when I can easily make them myself. Here is another case in point and one of the easiest yet. ...Read The Full Post