6 Easy Steps to a Stress Free Paleo New Years Eve

Planning for New Years has never been one of my strengths. After spending all the money, effort and time on surviving Christmas I always find myself facing the night of December 31st disinterest and ambiguity. I don’t particularly have the cash on hand to purchase a sparkly dress and tickets for a snazzy night out on the town so half the time I either end up sitting at my mother’s house watching a ball drop or with one friend and a bottle of wine. 

new event: gluten and allergen free expo

gluten and allergen free expo
gluten and allergen free expo giveaway

I am thrilled to announce we are returning to the Gluten & Allergy Free Expo that will be held at the San Mateo County Fair Grounds this January 25th and 26th!

The Expo is the premier gluten and allergen free event in the US. Whether you are looking for specialty products that taste great or trying to learn how to cook and bake to meet your dietary needs, the Expo is the place to be!

the kindness of strangers in puerto rico and a recipe for coquito

coquito
carlos rosario beach

STRANDED. That's what we were. Nevermind the fact that we were on a tiny 7 by 5 mile island off of Puerto Rico... We were stranded with no cash, no phone, no car key, not even a towel! We could practically see Douglas Adams shaking his head in disapproval at us. 

paleo almond joy cookies

paleo almond joy cookies
paleo almond joy cookies

I’m going to come clean here and admit something that I am not very proud of.  Over the past month or so I have produced an overwhelming amount of non-paleo, non-glutenfree, full sugar, overly creamfilled, milk chocolate loving desserts.  Real talk.  I fell off the paleo baking wagon and I fell hard.  I made the unfortunate decision of looking past my well loved coconut nectar flour and falling into the contraband arms of plain ol granulated sugar delights. 

4 ingredient eggnog, dairy free & paleo

eggnong, dairy free, paleo, gluten free
eggnong, dairy free, paleo, gluten free

Happy Eggnog Month! Errr... November. :)

If you love eggnog but are now eating paleo or even just dairy-free, this eggnog is for you! It is stupid simple to make and only requires 4 ingredients! Eggs, coconut sugar, almond milk and nutmeg. 5 if you want the adult version ;)

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