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How Many Carbs to Eat: Weight Loss, Blood Sugar, Exercise and Insulin!

Megan Essential Oils & Supplements, Healing Diets, Health & Nutrition 17 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. While the title of this post uses the words weight loss, we’re here to talk health. This conversion guide (below) and discussion are tools to help us understand the relationship between carb intake and fat storage. And perhaps even more importantly, the guide below is designed to …

No-Bake Peppermint Cheesecake {Real Food, Paleo, Primal, with Low-Carb/Keto Option, Gluten-free, Probiotics! Sooooo yummy!!!}

Megan Treats 15 Comments

If you want to make new friends, make this cheesecake. 😉 If you want your family to love you that much more, make this cheesecake. If you simply love great desserts, make this cheesecake! If you can eat dairy, but -other than that- you need some allergy-friendly variations, make this cheesecake. And…it is SO pretty! No-Bake Peppermint Cheesecake fits many …

Light Therapy Energy Lamps: A Real Solution to Winter Blues and Depression, Low Energy, Low Thyroid Function, Insomnia and diagnosed SAD

Light Therapy Energy Lamps: A Real Solution to Winter Blues and Depression, Low Energy, Low Thyroid Function, Insomnia and diagnosed SAD

Megan Essential Oils & Supplements, Health & Nutrition 10 Comments

If you think I’m crazy, I’m at peace with that. The truth is: I talk to my happy light. I say things like, “Hello, Happy Light” and, “I love you, Happy Light.” Light therapy, and energy lamps like the one I love, are used to treat seasonal depression (seasonal affective disorder [SAD]), insomnia, jet lag and low-energy due to decreased …

Eggnog Cheesecake ~ no bake, gluten-free, paleo/primal, keto option, GAPS option #eggnogcheesecake #nobakecheesecake #paleoprimalcheesecake #glutenfreecheesecake #christmascheesecake #ketocheesecake

Eggnog Cheesecake {Paleo/Primal, no-bake, gluten-free; with keto/low carb and GAPS Diet options}

Megan Treats 20 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. I’ve made this cheesecake four times in the last month! I have some happy campers here in our tiny house, eating this with breakfast or for an afternoon snack– so nutrient dense, rich, yet not too heavy, full of complex flavors that allow you to savor and …

Paleo Chocolate Ganache- Easy & Fast, 5 minutes to make, no cooking! *Made with cocoa* {Paleo/Primal, GAPS Diet, Keto, Low-carb option}

Paleo Chocolate Ganache- Easy & Fast, 5 minutes to make, no cooking! *Made with cocoa* {Paleo/Primal, GAPS Diet, Keto, Low-carb option}

Megan Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Treats 20 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. I created this recipe out of necessity! SO many ganache recipes use chocolate bars or cream. I needed one that uses cocoa powder, not too much sweetener, and was versatile for different wellness diets. I also wanted one that didn’t require lots of stirring and cooking. Ta-da! …

Bonny Clabber Panna Cotta {*raw milk *wild fermentation}– Traditional, GAPS

Megan Breakfast, Healing Diets, Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Traditional Healing Foods, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 24 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. When I was 16 I went to Lyon, France, to stay with a family in a very small, rural town. Fields of sunflowers were grown for harvest nearby, and the Train à Grande Vitesse would go by occasionally. I’d ride the family’s bike to buy baguettes down in …

How to Remove Moles and Warts with Essential Oils

How to Remove Moles and Warts with Essential Oils

Megan Essential Oils & Supplements, Health & Nutrition 16 Comments

After sharing a few photos on the topic on Facebook, many of you asked me exactly how I removed moles and/or warts at home with essential oils (instead of apple cider vinegar). This post makes that communication easy, as it’s all written down step-by-step. However, I used essential oils “neat,” which can cause dermal irritation, although it didn’t in my …

Top 7 AIP Holiday Side Dishes {Autoimmune Protocol~ only the best recipes chosen for you!}

Megan Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Traditional Healing Foods, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 24 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. Sometimes it’s nice to have 50 recipes to choose from, but my goal with this post is to really help you by only providing a few great recipes! They’re all AIP, autoimmune protocol, that’s the point! So they’re going to be exciting, rich and delicious, but they’re …

Fermented Cranberry Sauce with figs, citrus and cloves~ a lovely addition to any holiday table...or even a special condiment for sandwiches and weekday dinners, with two tips for easy fermenting.

Fermented Cranberry Sauce with figs, citrus and cloves

Megan Hors d'oeuvres, Condiments & Sides, Traditional Healing Foods, Whole Food Recipes 29 Comments

I may receive a commission if you purchase through links in this post. Bubbles when you ferment, they’re symbolic for how I feel: ferments are exciting to make! Cranberry Sauce with figs, citrus and cloves This is one special recipe. The odd thing about cranberries is that they lose their zing when they’re fermented. The zing (their tartness) is their …

AIP Pumpkin Cake {dairy-free, nut-free, egg-free} with AMAZING "buttercream" frosting

AIP Pumpkin Cake {dairy-free, nut-free, egg-free} with AMAZING “Buttercream” Frosting

Megan Healing Diets, Treats, Whole Food Recipes 22 Comments

The bulging orange pumpkins of autumn keep our moods bright, as October’s sun and colors fade into shorter November days, later sunrises, greyer horizons and swifter winds. So this recipe is an ode to autumn. And it’s for all of you, my AIP friends, who LONG for great cake and frosting! AIP Pumpkin Cake {dairy-free, nut-free, egg-free} Serving AIP baked …