Paleo *Copycat Cream of Wheat* Porridge {gut-healing, 3 ingredients, GAPS, Keto}

Paleo *Copycat Cream of Wheat* Porridge {gut-healing, 3 ingredients, GAPS, Keto, AIP}

Megan Breakfast, Drinks, Healing Diets, Health & Nutrition, Main Dishes, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 42 Comments

I’ve been making this porridge for years, and only recently when my teenage son starting making it for himself, did I realize that I better share it. This Paleo porridge is very similar in flavor and appearance to Cream of Wheat, but it’s, of course, grain-free; and it’s comfort-food-delicious! With only 3 ingredients, it whips up in 5 minutes. I …

Strawberry-Beet Kvass {Paleo, AIP, GAPS, probiotics!}

Megan Drinks, Whole Food Recipes 22 Comments

This beautiful Strawberry-Beet Kvass is super easy to make and FULL of probiotics! Kvass is one of my favorite ferments for so many reasons: Beets are high in minerals, B vitamins and energy-yielding carbohydrates. These qualities are magnified through fermentation. The fermentation makes this a rehydrating beverage, full of electrolytes and beneficial sodium, (which I talk more about in this …

Lavender Blueberry Switchel

Lavender Blueberry Switchel {probiotics! Paleo, GAPS, AIP}

Megan Drinks, Traditional Healing Foods, Treats 20 Comments

My kids literally line up for this healthy probiotic drink, and my husband loves it too. Lavender Blueberry Switchel is the perfect hydrating beverage for summer time, or after physical exertion. It’s SO refreshing, and it’s delicious: The combination of rich berries, flowery herbs, spicy ginger and a few other super foods will have you making this quick treat often this …

Overnight Decoction of Dandelion and Nettles, for detoxification~ This tea can be made ahead of time and kept in the fridge. Drink 1-2 glasses daily for so many health benefits. #nettles #detox #herbaltea #dandelion #burdock #redclover #detoxtea #detoxherbs #livercleanse #immuneboostingfoods #immuneboosters

Overnight Decoction of Dandelion and Nettles {iced healing tea, for detox}

Megan Drinks, Essential Oils & Supplements, Traditional Healing Foods 15 Comments

Up to four herbs can be put into this tea. They each have amazing health benefits, not the least of which is detoxification. One to two glasses of this iced (or hot) tea is beneficial to drink daily each spring. Let’s look at dandelion and nettles’ properties, as well as burdock’s and red clover’s. You’ll love the way they cleanse …

mug of bulletproof coffee

Basic Bulletproof Coffee: for Intermittent Fasting {Keto, Paleo, GAPS, 3 ingredients}

Megan Breakfast, Drinks 28 Comments

While Bulletproof Coffee has been popular for some time, it’s less commonly used, but an effective tool, to support the process of intermittent fasting. The basic principle of intermittent fasting is this: after 12 hours of holding on to fat, the body allows it to be released. By skipping one meal, or in this case enjoying bulletproof coffee for breakfast, …

10 Best Bulletproof Coffee Add-ins

10 Best Bulletproof Coffee Add-ins (PLUS recipe!)

Megan Breakfast, Drinks, Essential Oils & Supplements, Health & Nutrition, Treats 29 Comments

A lot of folks now know what bulletproof coffee is; hurray for that! The nutrition and deliciousness of bulletproofs has modified my morning ritual for the better! I even make bulletproof hot chocolates most mornings for my boys. And we make them at our Paleo cafe. I always make mine decaf. And that’s one of the beauties of bulletproof coffee: …

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 21 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase 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 on …

Strawberry-Basil Switchel {with probiotics and electrolytes!} Rehydrate, detoxify, entertain, satiate, beautify: this switchel does it all!! It's so pretty, and it's so healthy. You'll love how fast it is to make and how eagerly everyone lines up to try it! #switchel #strawberries #strawberrybasil #basil #electrolytes #probiotics

Strawberry-Basil Switchel {with probiotics!}

Megan Drinks, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 21 Comments

This Strawberry-Basil Switchel will have your friends and family lining up to try some, and then hoping you have more for second helpings! It’s an electrolyte beverage that’s delicious and beautiful too! Switchel is a fermented, thirst-quenching beverage that’s actually fast, easy, rewarding and encouraging to make! And your kids, if you have any, will say, “Can I have more …

How to Make Chicory “Coffee”- 1 ingredient, herbal, 5 minutes to make, great prebiotics! (Keto, AIP-safe)

Megan Breakfast, Drinks, Essential Oils & Supplements, Health & Nutrition, Traditional Healing Foods 15 Comments

Making a cup of chicory (herbal) coffee is as easy as making a cup of tea. But this herbal coffee is dark, for those of us who love a rich, bold, slightly bitter punch, and tastes a lot like real coffee. To add to its allure, chicory coffee has the nutritional benefit of containing prebiotics, actually the highest concentration of …

Thyroid Anti-Inflammatory Energy Tea

Thyroid Anti-Inflammatory Energy Tea

Megan Drinks, Essential Oils & Supplements, Healing Diets, Health & Nutrition, Whole Food Recipes 24 Comments

When we talk about supporting the thyroid it’s important to note that every body is different. Autoimmune conditions like Hashimoto’s are complex. While different approaches are required for each patient, there are some general principles that will benefit the thyroid and immune system of most patients. Of course, reducing inflammation is one of these principles. This Thyroid Anti-inflammatory Energy Tea …