Cranberry Orange Muffins (AIP, Paleo, kid-approved)

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Fresh cranberries might just be one of my favorite food-related parts of this holiday season. I love that, like pumpkin, they’re a crossover ingredient, good for both Thanksgiving and Christmas menu ideas. And that deep red hue – it’s a reminder of the beloved seasonal color. Plus, consider the cranberry for a moment: not something …

Savory Maple Sausage Breakfast Bars (AIP / Paleo)

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When it comes to breakfast, a major part of switching to AIP (Autoimmune Paleo) means moving away from sweet. Now, that in no way means breakfast can’t be nourishing, interesting, or creative! But for me, (and maybe for many of you) breakfast has proven the most challenging “shift” when changing diet to AIP. And if …

Paleo Magic Bars (Egg Free)

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Holidays are coming, and if you’re anything like me, you’re on the hunt for treats to share that aren’t incredibly time-consuming or labor intensive. Over the years, I’ve learned that if it isn’t easy or uncomplicated, then I’m probably not going to have a great time making desserts! Don’t get me wrong, there are times …

Dairy-Free Bone Marrow Butter with Rosemary and Flaked Sea Salt (AIP, Paleo)

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Bone Marrow Butter – Autoimmune Paleo Approved “Roasted what?” I know, that’s what I said too when I first heard of bone marrow. What was this mysterious stuff? And would I actually want to eat it? Initially, when I saw recipes for bone marrow butter, I despaired upon seeing the inevitable butter featured. But then …

Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Bars (AIP, Egg Free)

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Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Bar, sitting on a plate looking beautiful! These bars have been on my wish list for a long time now – breakfast bars, sweetened only lightly with honey, that are autoimmune paleo friendly – and these are it. Let’s face it, sugars – even the healthy kind – shouldn’t be consumed in …

Gluten / Dairy Free Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

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Alyssa Reaves frosting a gluten / dairy free chocolate cupcake with vanilla frosting This recipe was born out of wanting to make another cupcake that would take less time and fewer steps than the last two cupcake recipes we’ve made (find them here and here). Which, believe me, are both totally worth both the time …

Gluten / Dairy / Soy Free Apple Cider Donuts!!

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Gluten / dairy free apple cider donut, displayed with apple slices, leaves, wheat stalks. October is here friends! Blustery days, burning colors, hot cider and bone-warming stews…and, of course, apple cider donuts. I have wonderful memories of going to a farm with my Uncle and cousins around Thanksgiving and getting warm, just-made cider donuts there. …

Gluten / Dairy Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

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Gluten / dairy free peanut butter chocolate chip cookie bar on plate topped with coconut whipped cream. When we were gearing up for our annual (it was our third year) vacation to Cape Cod, I noticed that everything about the process felt different to me. In a good way. The previous two summers I felt …

Gluten-Dairy-Free Peanut Butter Cupcakes with Banana Custard Stuffing

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Gluten dairy free peanut butter cupcake with banana custard stuffing, on a small white plate alongside a cup of coffee and a fork. Bananas and peanut butter. There’s something about this combination that conjures up images of childhood. And, let’s face, of adulthood, too! In fact, I love the two so much that I would …

Gluten / Dairy Free / Vegan Fudgy Peanut Butter Nuggets

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Fast and super simple to make (though more of a mouthful to say!), these fudgy peanut butter nuggets are extremely versatile – you can mix them into baked goods (like our upcoming recipe for peanut butter chocolate chip bars), top ice cream with them, or just enjoy ’em as is (though they will quickly disappear …

Gluten-Dairy-Free Coconut Cupcakes with Coconut Lime Buttercream

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  Gluten-Dairy-Free Coconut Cupcakes with Coconut Lime Buttercream Here in the Northeast, September still feels a bit like summer. Better than summer, in some ways: the air is just a touch cooler, the sun not quite as hot, but the days are breezy and warm. And while September is time of returning, to school, to …