Saffron-Vanilla no-bake Cheesecake {grain-free, egg-free, no cow dairy option}

Megan Breakfast, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 6 Comments

Thank you for supporting this site with purchases made through links in this post. When I posted this recipe photo on my Instagram account I got a lovely response and readers asking for the recipe. I hadn’t planned on sharing it, as it was something I made for our family out of whimsy. But we have continued to make -and …

Tapioca Floats! {tapioca reinvented::Paleo::AIP::EASY::sooo yummy for breakfast, snack or dessert}

Tapioca Floats! {tapioca reinvented::Paleo::AIP ::EASY::sooo yummy:: a complex carb! for breakfast, snack or dessert}

Megan Breakfast, Drinks, Treats 19 Comments

Thank you for supporting this site with purchases made through links in this post. I rediscovered tapioca recently, and a new way to eat it, that I’m suuuper excited to share with you. Sorry to say that tapioca isn’t for GAPS Diet folks (but it can be in the future, so keep on healing!); but it is appropriate for those …

Chamomile Muffins {Paleo}

Chamomile Muffins {Paleo}

Megan Breakfast, Lunch Foods, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 14 Comments

Thank you for supporting this site with purchases made through links in this post. It’s spring, and that means flowers. I love love love eating them. We’re on a farm now! We’re surrounded by edible flowers, and gradually I’m learning their names and which ones we can eat. I love them all. I love the bitterness of flowers. They’re sweet …

Rhubarb Crumble {Paleo}

Rhubarb Crumble {Paleo}

Megan Treats, Whole Food Recipes 11 Comments

Thank you for supporting this site with purchases made through links in this post. It’s spring, and that means rhubarb. She’s a tall, slender, pink friend, who takes us tartly by the hand to tell us: “Spring is here. I’m not a fruit, but I taste like one. Let me walk you slowly toward strawberries and peas. But, for now, …

Chocolate Cream Cheese Cake- Paleo/Primal

Chocolate Cream Cheese Cake {grain-free|Primal}

Megan Treats, Whole Food Recipes 19 Comments

Thank you for supporting this site with purchases made through links in this post.  The thing about cake is that it can quickly get complicated. What with frostings and layers and wanting it to be pretty and hoping it will be moist… This cake solves that problem because when it’s done all we do is a little cocoa dusting; and …

Pomegranate Smoothie Bowl

Pomegranate Smoothie Bowl Rapture

Megan Breakfast, Cooking With Kids, Lunch Foods, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 8 Comments

The definition of rapture is a feeling of intense pleasure or joy. This smoothie bowl is rapturous visually and …when you eat it! Synonyms include: ecstasy, bliss, exaltation, euphoria, elation, joy, enchantment, delight, happiness, pleasure. Yes, that’s what this smoothie bowl promises. This post contains affiliate links. That’s what this smoothie bowl delivered to me. So I named it right …

Paleo Granola~ my favorite! {high in selenium and protein} with GAPS variation

Megan Breakfast, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 12 Comments

I was a vegetarian for 10 years, (until, during my second pregnancy, I craved meat so badly I couldn’t ignore it any longer). During those ten years I ate granola every single morning for breakfast, with only a handful of exceptions. It was my favorite food, and I made it homemade. I also tried several store-bought brands. Truth be told, …

Instant Pot Bread Pudding with optional Caramelized Pears and optionally grain-free/Paleo.

Instant Pot BREAD PUDDING {with Paleo, grain-free option} and Sauteed Caramelized Pears

Megan Breakfast, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 5 Comments

One of the greatest allures of the Instant Pot is not just the ease with which it produces soups and stews, but its ability to make puddings, breads and yogurts. This versatile appliance coaxes creativity and the desire to make healthy comfort foods in a new and easier way. This post contains affiliate links. Bread pudding calls to me each …

Paleo Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin Pancakes {Paleo}

Megan Breakfast, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 21 Comments

There are occasionally some big perks to being a food blogger: You get to eat what you photograph. Your family’s meals are often made while you’re “at work.” You sometimes get to eat while you photograph. You get to eat Pumpkin Pancakes. Your kids tell you (and you AGREE) that these are seriously the best pancakes they’ve ever eaten. This …

Banana Breakfast Cookies are egg-free, AIP, Paleo and they contain resistant starch, as well as collagen~ gentle and a great grab-n-go treat.

Banana Breakfast Cookies {AIP, egg-free, Paleo, resistant starch, collagen~ Easy Breakfasts and to Pack in Lunches!}

Megan Breakfast, Lunch Foods, Treats 18 Comments

As you know, I love making egg-free, grain-free recipes. Folks like my youngest son, who can’t eat eggs, grains or refined sugars, really need and appreciate treats, especially because they’re harder to find. Back to school beckons. Hotter than hot days, when our legs stick to the car’s seats and we must take a shower every night, are giving way …