Blueberry Coconut Breakfast Cake

  Cake. Its whats for breakfast.     Once a week we have an event at our house called “baking day.” This is the day Mom, (me) gets over zealous and enthusiastically prepares and creates as many dishes possible -before my brains explode- and throw them all in the oven all at the same time….

AIP Pastry

Rainy days are for making pastry, mostly so that your tea will have something to accompany it. Yes, that is how I’m justifying these. Flaky, buttery and AIP compliant! You wont feel like you’re missing out on anything. 1 1/2 cup of cassava flour (plus more for dusting) 2 tbsp honey (optional) 1 Tbsp beef…

Ground Beef/Liver meatloaf

Meatloaf – one of those iconic, stick to your ribs, hearty, classic American dinners. Always served with a side of mashed potatoes. Today, we’re upgrading. I’m always ‘sneaking’ superfoods onto my boys plates. My husband will eat anything (except avocados), bless his gracious heart. Anything, I thought, until I fried up liver and onions one…

Spiced Pumpkin Cake

It was my (almost) two year olds birthday, and I wanted to make home something special. I commend my husbands willingness to perform the duty of food critic when it came to this cake, he never once complained about having to take another bite. 😉 I dare say, his suggestions were helpful, this cake turned…

How to put the PRO in Protein.

Cooking a whole chicken, a roast, or a duck can be extremely intimidating – especially for the first time. It doesn’t have to be. And honestly, when putting to practice some of these tips, its nearly effortless. If you’re cooking for flavor, I believe time is your greatest advocate. I know a lot of people…

Grain Free Quick Bread

This recipe is one I make every week, and always have on hand. Its chewy, toasts beautifully, holds together, is non insulin spiking, packed with fiber and tastes amazing!! It is truly the PERFECT replacement for glutinous bread. Its yeast free, so this is a quick bread, one that can be whipped up in a…

Seed Biscuits

We For those of us following an AIP diet (the Auto Immune Protocol) successful reintroductions always deserve the happy dance! I chose to begin my reintroductions with seeds – for their versatility and nutritional benefits. One of the many challenges of the Auto Immune Protocol is getting enough fiber in. That is no longer an…

Cassava Brownies

  Brownies. Chocolate. Gooey and delicious. Today we made something just for fun. While this recipe wasn’t intended to meet the requirements for a health dessert, it still packs a seriously healthy punch! With beef gelatin, (yes I’m obsessed) and raw cacao you are still adding benefits to your diet, while eating dessert. Beef gelatin…

All Purpose AIP Flatbread

    Batch cooking is essential to most following an AIP diet, and very worthwhile for all. Its also helpful when batch cooking, to create something versatile. Thats what inspired this recipe. I aimed for a simple bread that I could use for anything and everything. From hamburger buns, to flatbread, even a pizza base,…

Pulled Chicken Gizzards

Pulled chicken gizzards. That’s right, not pulled pork, pulled gizzards. And these babies are glistening with fat and flavor! Today we’re going somewhere a little different. Organ meats are some of the most nutritionally dense foods you can eat. They have some of the highest concentration of your B vitamins, and your fat soluble vitamins…