Sausage & Rapini Pizza (Gluten & Dairy Free, Paleo)

DID YOU KNOW? Cassava flour is a good choice for those with gluten intolerance symptoms and sensitive digestive systems or disorders, such as irritable bowel syndrome. Cassava flour is derived from cassava root (also known as yuca or manioc), a starchy, high-carbohydrate tuber – similar to yam, taro, plantains and potato. Starchy tubers tend to be…

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Mediterranean Tuna Pizza with Cassava Flour Crust (Grain & Dairy Free, Paleo)

DID YOU KNOW? Cassava is high in resistant starch, a type of starch that bypasses digestion and feeds the beneficial bacteria in your gut, which can support digestive health. There are hundreds of different species of bacteria in your intestine. In fact, the bacteria in your intestine outnumber the body’s cells 10 to 1 —…

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Margherita Pizza with Cassava Flour Crust (Gluten & Grain Free)

DID YOU KNOW? Cassava flour is the most similar to wheat flour when compared to other gluten free flours. Cassava flour is derived from cassava root (also known as yuca or manioc), a starchy, high-carbohydrate tuber – similar to yam, taro, plantains and potato. As a tuberous root vegetable, cassava is gluten, grain and nut-free,…

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Tostones (AIP, Gluten & Grain Free, High-Fiber)

DID YOU KNOW? Consuming plantains is a great way to relieve constipation and provide relief from hemorrhoids and digestive conditions like diverticulitis since they are high in fiber. One cup of plantains contains 25-30 grams of fiber! The fiber and starch found in plantains are complex carbs. Fiber and complex carbs are less processed and…

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Healthy Cheese Board

Let’s talk about dairy … There’s no question that dairy doesn’t work for everyone. Some people are allergic to or intolerant of the proteins in dairy, while others are highly sensitive to lactose, the sugar in dairy. According to Chris Kresser, Functional Medicine Doctor, why dairy benefits some people and causes problems for others boils…

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Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates Wrapped in Bacon

DID YOU KNOW? Goat’s milk has less lactose than cow’s milk which may make goat’s milk easier to digest for people with lactose intolerance. In addition, goat’s milk is naturally homogenized, meaning the fat globules are small and remain suspended in the milk rather than separating out. This makes the milk easier for humans to…

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Zesty Guacamole (Plant-Based, High-Fiber, Keto)

DID YOU KNOW? One avocado contains between 11–17 grams of fiber, which is more than almost any other fruit and most servings of vegetables, grains and beans too! High-fiber foods are important if you experience digestive issue since fiber helps to increase healthy bacteria in your gut while decreasing bad bacteria that may be the…

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Fresh Snack Board

Whether you’re looking for a fresh and healthy appetizer board for your next dinner party or just need some snacks to accompany Martini Wednesday – this antipasto board has something for everyone. Fresh Snack Board ITEMS: (serves 4) 1 cup kalamata olives 1 cup pistachios 1/2 cup almonds 1 package chestnuts (cooked and peeled) 3…

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Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

Prosciutto wrapped asparagus is the perfect appetizer for your next dinner party. The fresh flavours of asparagus wrapped in thinly sliced, lightly salted prosciutto is a mouthwatering pair. If you want to take this appetizer a step further – pair with a sparkling white wine. It’s a match made in appetizer heaven! Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus…

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Epic Antipasto Board

I love preparing antipasto boards! They are fun and easy to put together – and the list of healthy whole foods that can be added to the board is endless! This antipasto board has a variety of different flavours and textures – from sweet and salty to soft and crunchy. There’s something for everyone. So,…

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