“Temaki” – Easy Grain-free Sushi

Easy Grain-free sushi recipe - Make this temaki sushi - great for a family dinner or for a large party

{Our family loves ethnic foods.  And some of our favorites are on this blog - Pakistani Kima (ground beef curry), Moroccan Carrots, Moroccan Vinaigrette and Chat Masala, my version an Indian spice that goes great with almost anything. I lived in Japan for a year and sushi was one of the foods I was treated to frequently.  I'm thrilled that now to have a grain-free sushi recipe that fits ...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

Healthy Dinner in a Flash! Homemade Hamburger Helper Beef Skillet

Homemade Hamburger Helper - Beef Skillet. Gluten & Dairy Free - and sans the chemical ick!

{Please welcome the talented Tessa the Domestic Diva.  She is bringing us an amazing Homemade Hamburger Helper - Beef Skillet.  Fast dinner without the box and the chemical ick!} As a mom, I absolutely ADORE one pot (or skillet) meals! They are convenient and super easy to clean up. As a child, I loved all the variations of Hamburger Helper...but today the frightening ingredient list means ...Read The Full Post

DIY Meal Replacement Shakes – like ” Pediasure ®”

DIY Meal Replacement Shakes like "Pediasure®" - no icky additives - all whole nutrition!

{Please welcome Angela from Grassfed Mama.  She is sharing a fabulous recipe for DIY Meal Replacement Shakes - like "Pediasure®".  What a GREAT idea for those who want to eat Real Food but have an eating challenge.  LOVE it.} As a speech therapist, part of my job (about 60% in the nursing home) was swallowing evaluations and rehabilitation. As we age, sometimes we lose the ability to eat real ...Read The Full Post

Bibimbap – Korean Fried Rice (paleo, grain free)

Bibimbap - Paleo Korean Fried Rice

  {I love finding new easy dinner recipes to get me out of our dinner "rut".  Now, we still love my ground beef curry and this Homemade Hamburger Helper, but I'm thankful for this latest addition to our repertiore.  Please welcome Naomi from Almost Bananas as she brings us a recipe I have been sooo wanting to make:  Bibimbap.  Korean Fried Rice.  She has a lovely blog of whole food and has ...Read The Full Post

Low Carb Comfort Food — Shepherd’s Pie with Roasted Veggies (grain & dairy free, vegan option)

Shepherds_pie

Today, Candace is sharing with us one of my favorite comfort foods--a Low Carb Shepherd's Pie Recipe.  Shepherd's pie typically is topped with mashed potatoes, which, while totally yummy, is a little heavy on the carbs for those of us watching our carb intake.  You'll love this version for sure. Currently on my blog (Candida Free Candee), I am doing a series on Crockpot, Casserole and Cook Ahead ...Read The Full Post

Need Dinner Fast? Healthy Chili Mac & More Quick and Easy Meals

Healthy Gluten Free Chili Mac Recipe and More Easy Meals

Today, please welcome Tessa of Tessa Domestic Diva who brings us a Healthy Chili Mac Recipe.  I love Tessa's selection of healthy, attractive, and special diet friendly recipes (she's got a beautiful site as well.)  I hope you enjoy this post by Tessa as she shares with us some quick, easy, and healthful options for getting dinner on the table---FAST!   I can’t tell you how many times people ...Read The Full Post

Allergy-Free Meatballs with DF Cream Sauce (grain, egg, & dairy-free)

Meatballs! Dairy, Egg, and Grain Free! GAPS-Friendly :). Think you need to give up meatballs just because you are on a special diet? No way! These meatballs hold together and are super tasty even without dairy, egg, or grain! And they come with a great dairy-free mushroom sauce to boot!

{If you're on the paleo diet or have food allergies to dairy or egg, making meatballs can be a chore.  My mom's Homemade Spaghetti and Meatballs was one of my favorite childhood meals.  My mom would simmer the sauce all day and then would serve us a bunch on a piece of bread when it was almost done..... Mmmmmm... Well, my son is deathly allergic to dairy and egg whites, and we are also ...Read The Full Post

Pasta Primavera with Eggplant Noodles and Vegan Alfredo Sauce (grain free, paleo, vegan)

Pasta Primavera - Paleo and Vegan

Today, Lauren from Oatmeal With a Fork brings you a wonderful eggplant pasta made with vegetable noodles.   Lauren has a great collection of recipes that I know you will all love.  I've shared a number of them on my Facebook page so some of you know her work.  Here is her story followed by a fabulous recipe.  ...Read The Full Post

Tips for Frugal Meals ~ and Super Fast Indian Lentils

Indian Lentil Curry Pressure Cooker

  With the price of everything going up...up...and up....(you've noticed, right?) Frugal is really in style now. I know I, for one, have been watching our food budget got up and it's gotten me thinking about ways to save more money in that category. Join me over at The Balanced Platter today where I am sharing some of my favorite tips for making frugal meals. And I'm also doing ...Read The Full Post