Amazing Paleo Pizza Crust – vegan, autoimmune paleo & cauliflower-free

Paleo Pizza Crust Wmk Horiz

PIZZA! Even though the modern pizza originated in Italy, it's considered to be a real American staple. And boy do we love it in our home. But now that we've all gone on special diets it's hard to find a crust that will work for us. My family went gluten-free a number of years ago--well, really first my oldest went gluten-free following a diagnosis on the autistic spectrum.  (Many recommend a ...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

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

Homemade Crackers - Make with LENTILS & Buckwheat. This great cracker recipe has grain and nut free options!

{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

Secret-Ingredient Homemade Taco Shells (grain free & vegan)

Grain Free Taco Shells - Paleo and Vegan!

{What a treat I have for you today!  Paleo Taco Shells from Jennifer at Predominantly Paleo.  Who'd a thunk it was possible?!  You'll never guess the ingredient she uses to make them.  I sure wouldn't have! Are you going grain-free, or at least reducing grains in your diet?  Or maybe you're on a corn-free diet?  Then this post is for you.} Ever notice those big giant freaky looking banana-like ...Read The Full Post

Chocolate Zucchini Bread – gluten-free & vegan with sugar-free option

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe - Gluten-free, vegan, with sugar free option

{Please welcome back Laura from Petite Allergy Treats, with a fabulous Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe that will knock your socks off.  Plus it's gluten-free and vegan.  Who could ask for anything more:)?} Dear Summer, Hurry up and get here!  You've been gone for too long.  I feel like I should file a missing seasons report.  I miss your sunny face and warmth.  I would love to spend an ...Read The Full Post

Gluten-Free Sourdough Starter

Gluten Free Sourdough Starter

{From Adrienne - Boy do I have a treat for you today.  A recipe for Gluten-Free Sourdough Starter.  I've been thinking about sourdough a lot since I found out that I can tolerate fermented foods.   We LOVE the tangy flavor of sourdough and I've been meaning to try my hand at making a gluten-free sourdough bread.  Thanks to Tiffany of Don't Waste the Crumbs, I am now that much closer to my ...Read The Full Post

3 Ingredient Buckwheat Galettes (Buckwheat Pancakes) with vegan option

These buckwheat pancakes can be used as pancakes or wraps and they freeze great!

One of the biggest challenges to being a gluten free family is having affordable bread alternatives around so you can easily throw together a quick meal or a snack. Today's recipe, Buckwheat Galettes (or Buckwheat Pancakes) is one recipe in our home that has become a staple.  They make a great gluten free wrap that is so much less expensive than those "priced through the roof" wraps in health ...Read The Full Post

On the Road with Special Diets ~ and Focaccia Flax Bread (gluten-free with vegan option) {Balanced Platter}

  Are you or a loved one on a special diet? If so, you know how hard it can be to travel. Stopping at fast food places, eating at restaurants, and the like can be very difficult. Whether or not you are on or know someone on a special diet, join me today over at The Balanced Platter where I'm sharing some of my favorite foods to take on the road (not that we get there very often ...Read The Full Post

Healthy Meals Your Kids Will Love to Eat!

Fruit Kids Breakfast

Getting your kids to eat healthy can be like tough. Especially when their barraged by commercials touting the: latest fast food fad cartoon-sponsored fake fruit, or heated, slurried and molded cereal shape Well, I'm hoping to give you a little oasis in the middle of your desert of food prep for your hungry munchkins. And of course, these all are yummy enough to be enjoyed by ...Read The Full Post