“Spaghetti” Bolognese

One of the dishes I missed most after going gluten free was a nice big bowl of spaghetti. It truly was a heartbreaking moment in my life and it took every ounce of willpower I had to turn down pasta of any kind – especially when Nonna had anything to do with it! Life got…

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Quick Raspberry Tuna Salad

Are you looking for healthy meal ideas that you can easily pack up and take with you to work? I happen to be a pro at easy and portable lunches and dinners since I spend a couple of long days at my studio each week. On these days, I pack a breakfast/lunch (which is usually…

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Gut-Soothing Honey Lemon Ginger Jello

Food and supplements have played an important role in my journey with IBS. Over the years I have developed a solid list of ‘best foods/supplements for gut support’ that I incorporate into my diet regularly to maintain the health of my gut – and help heal it when needed – so it can function optimally.…

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Creamy Dill Coleslaw

Coleslaw is one of my quick go-to healthy dishes when I’m short on time or preparing food for multiple people. This low-carb, keto & paleo friendly dish is packed with nutrients that are detoxifying and waistline loving. The trick to this quick dish is using a food processor. You literally throw all your ingredients in…

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Bodyweight workout for legs, butt & arms

I love me a good superset workout! They are easy to put together and make for a great workout when the combo of exercises is just right. Follow the instructions below for this simple leg, butt and arm workout … Bodyweight workout for legs, butt & arms 15 elevated lunges per leg 15 dips Go…

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Sloppy Joes with Sweet Potato “Buns”

Are you looking for a gluten free and gut friendly replacement for buns or bread? Sweet potato “buns” to the rescue! Not only are sweet potato “buns” tasty, but this whole food is packed with nutrients that you won’t get from plain old bread. There are so many classic dishes and sandwiches that you can…

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GI-Revive: The best supplement for healing your gut

Are gas, bloating, constipation, diarrhea or heartburn a frustrating and uncomfortable part of your life? Did you know that these symptoms can be an indication of poor gut health, including a damaged gut lining, gut inflammation and possibly leaky gut? Here are a few offenders that can cause your gut to become damaged and inflamed:…

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Got smoothie gas? How to tweak your smoothie

Are you experiencing gut issues – like gas, bloating, pain, diarrhea or heartburn – after consuming your smoothie? These symptoms can be a problem for some people. To be honest, there was a time in my smoothie journey where smoothies were causing baby to have a little too much gas for her liking. It took a…

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Ferrero Rocher Date Balls

Did you know? Dates have high levels of soluble fiber, which keep bowel movements regular by adding bulk to stool and helping it move faster through the intestines. If you suffer from constipation, try adding dates into your diet as a natural constipation relief remedy. Consume in moderation. In addition, dates are packed with vitamins…

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Chewy Lemon Almond Cookies

Did you know? Food-grade lemon essential oil can be used in a variety of recipes (from sweet treats to savory dishes) to replace lemon zest or lemon extract. Lemon essential oil is a highly concentrated derivative of lemons that comes from cold-pressing the lemon peel and not the inner fruit. The peel is the most nutrient-dense…

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