Keto Greek Bowl

15-minute KETO Greek Bowl (beef or lamb; amazing flavors!!; Primal, GAPS, low-carb)

Megan Main Dishes, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 22 Comments

When you taste this Greek-spiced meat, you may throw your hands in the air and yell, “Wow!” When you taste the herbal Spearmint Cream Sauce that gets poured over the top, you may not believe the amazing flavor explosion that went off in your mouth. I am completely serious, because this is what happened to me. 15-minute KETO Greek Bowls …

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 …

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 …

Paleo & AIP Taco Shells: made with just 3 ingredients! You'll LOVE having a taco feast that's better than corn! #paleotacos #aiptacos #paleomexicanfood #aipmexicanfood #plantains #paleotortillas #aiptortillas

Paleo & AIP Plantain Taco Shells (no corn; 3 ingredients!)

Megan Food Philosophy, Healing Diets, Health & Nutrition, Main Dishes, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 14 Comments

Taco shells, when you haven’t eaten anything like them for (in our case) YEARS, are SUCH a pleasure. And everyone I know who’s eaten these taco shells prefers them to corn tortillas. How is that even possible? I think it’s because plantains are awesome. And sometimes the foods allowed on restricted diets still happen to be the most awesome foods! …

KETO Verde Chicken & Cheese Enchiladas (also Primal/GAPS Diet) #keto #enchiladas #lowcarbenchiladas #gaps #ketodinner #ketomexican #lowcarbmexicanfood #easyketo #primaldinner #gapsdinner

KETO Verde Chicken & Cheese Enchiladas (also Primal/GAPS Diet)

Megan Healing Diets, Health & Nutrition, Main Dishes, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 15 Comments

Keto Verde Chicken and Cheese Enchiladas are sure to satisfy: high-fat comfort food, perfectly suited for not only the Keto diet, but also Primal and GAPS eaters. KETO meals are satisfying for so many reasons! Most people enjoy eating high-fat meals because they stabilize blood sugar levels; fats nourish and heal. Fats turn into energy for muscles and brain. Specifically, …

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 …

Instant Pot No-Tomato Sauce {nightshade-free, AIP, GAPS, Paleo} #notomatosauce #aiptomatosauce #nightshadefree #nonightshades #instantpottomatosauce #instantpotaipdiet #instantpotgapsdiet #instantpotnotomatosauce

Instant Pot NO-Tomato Sauce {nightshade-free, AIP, GAPS, Paleo}

Megan Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Main Dishes, Soups and Stews, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 23 Comments

This recipe makes a big batch of No-Tomato Sauce, so you will have it on hand when you need it! I like to use some right away, and freeze some for next time. Do you know No-Tomato Sauce? It’s that gorgeous and crazy-delicious, tangy-sweet-savory “tomato sauce” without the tomatoes! Yes, it’s nightshade-free! That means … if you get symptoms of …

Instant Pot Cashew Yogurt {Paleo, GAPS, Vegan, just 3 ingredients!} #paleoyogurt #instantpotveganyogurt #instantpotcashewyogurt #instantpotpaleoyogurt #cashewyogurt #probiotics

*Instant Pot* CASHEW YOGURT {Paleo, GAPS, Vegan, just 3 ingredients!}

Megan Breakfast, Lunch Foods, Traditional Healing Foods, Treats 43 Comments

There are so many things I love about homemade cashew yogurt. Firstly, it’s super fast and easy to make when you use your Instant Pot! Secondly, it’s full of probiotics and works for the GAPS diet or a dairy-free Paleo diet. It’s also vegan. Thirdly…it’s SO SMOOTH and delicious!!! and needs NO thickener, with just 3 ingredients! How can you …

Overnight Chia Porridge {soaked for better digestion and nutrition; dairy-free; Paleo, GAPS}

Megan Breakfast, Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Traditional Healing Foods 30 Comments

Most folks don’t know that chia seeds are high in phytic acid*. There is an easy solution, that reaps a great reward. Overnight oats are currently popular because all the work is done the night before and yields a ready-to-go breakfast. But if we’re already letting something sit out overnight, why not SOAK it to reduce phytates??  SO easy! This …

bowl of fermented brussels sprouts with ginger and garlic

Fermented Brussels Sprouts with Garlic & Ginger {Traditional, Paleo, GAPS, AIP, Keto, Whole30}

Megan Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 27 Comments

This is a great time of year to make an exciting ferment. You’ll love the results: the texture of the little “cabbages,” the fresh crazy-good flavor of the brine, and as always, the fun of the process! When your teenagers are barking across the table, “Save some for me; save some for me!” And your hubby is saying, “This is …