Tag: nut free

Cinnamon Heart Taffy (AIP/Paleo)

If you’ve been following me for a while, you know how much I love cinnamon. So it’s probably not a big surprise that my favourite Valentine’s Day treats used to be the little cinnamon heart candy. Gosh I used to eat a ton of them around this time of year. […]

Tigernut Flake Cookies (AIP/Paleo)

I think one of the most frightening parts of a healing protocol is the time in the kitchen. I know before I went gluten free and then paleo, the recipes really intimidated me. It seemed like everything needed a million ingredients and a lot of different steps. My days of […]

Smoky Dill Cauli Rice Soup with Chicken and Kale

When I embarked on this autoimmune protocol healing journey, one of the foods I was afraid to live without were tomatoes. Tomatoes add so much flavour and colour to dishes, it’s hard not to mourn them a little when you give up nightshades.  BUT once you realize it is possible […]

Fruit Cake (AIP/Paleo)

I feel like I was a weird child, at least when it came to dessert preferences. I was the kid that chose morning glory muffins over chocolate chip muffins, Jello over cake, and during the holidays if I had a choice between sugar cookies with icing or fruit cake, guess what […]

Chocolate Milk (AIP/Paleo/Sugar-Free)

I went through a phase in my high school days, when chocolate milk was an almost daily occurrence. I’d sit in the cafeteria, work on homework, and down a large chocolate milk.  Once I graduated and went away to university, studying in Starbucks sipping on milk lattes happened way too frequently than my body needed, […]

Plantain Collagen Protein Pancakes (AIP/Paleo/Refined Sugar-Free)

When someone is on a healing diet,  reframing the way we think about breakfast is absolutely necessary. Muffins filled with gluten and obnoxious amounts of sugar as well as that bowl of quaker oats are commonly replaced with leftover meat and veggies from the night before or a big bowl of soup. Why? Because our systems absolutely do better with a balanced morning meal […]