Grain Free
Summer Popsicles

Summer Popsicles

Summer is here! I’m loving the fact that we don’t have to worry about putting on coats, gloves, hats, or scarfs to stay warm. All you need is some flip-flops and you are good to go. When it’s super warm outside, I’ve noticed that I crave lighter cooler foods to enjoy. And, popsicles are the...
Paleo Zucchini Bread

Paleo Zucchini Bread

This blog entry is dedicated to our awesome friends out in L.A. — Martha and Keegan. They sent us a fun new recipe book a few weeks ago and it’s inspired me to get back into the kitchen! This zucchini bread recipe is pretty easy to whip up you just need the correct ingredients (like...
Black bean, roasted corn, avocado, and red pepper salad with cilantro lime dressing

Black bean, roasted corn, avocado, and red pepper salad with cilantro lime dressing

It’s that time of year when it’s so hot outside all you want to eat is light refreshing food. Here is a simple bean veggie salad that is very tasty and colorful. It can be a main or side dish whatever you prefer. It’s easy to make. Just mix together all the ingredients and add...
Gluten and Dairy Free Peach Pie

Gluten and Dairy Free Peach Pie

Gluten and Dairy Free Peach Pie: Bella Gluten-Free All Purpose Baking Mix Review With the cool breeze rolling in and the days getting shorter baking is a great way to transition into the Fall season. Back on the East Coast, we would be apple picking but living in Colorado we focus on our beautiful peaches....
Spaghetti (Squash) Pie

Spaghetti (Squash) Pie

In my mind, squash is the champion of winter vegetable storage. Stuffed, mashed, pureed into soup, baked into sweet breads and pies, there are as many uses for squash as there are varieties. When giving up pasta, I was delighted to find that spaghetti squash provided a myriad of comfort foods to carry me through...
Avocado Ice Cream – Dairy-free, Gluten-free and SCD

Avocado Ice Cream – Dairy-free, Gluten-free and SCD

After watching a biography show on Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, I was inspired. I hadn’t had ice cream in nearly two years. I use to be an addict, consuming a pint of coffee heath bar crunch night after night, roughly 1,200 calories. Did this dairy overload made me sick? Very. But some how I...
NoCo Ninja’s own Gluten and Dairy Free Potato Latkes recipe

NoCo Ninja’s own Gluten and Dairy Free Potato Latkes recipe

Flipping through a new cookbook, I noticed a potato latkes recipe. Yummy! As I was reading the recipe, I realized that it wasn’t gluten free because it called for matzoh meal. Darn it. But then I got an idea to create my own recipe. So this is what I came up with. 1 onion (medium...
Simple Curried Cauliflower Soup, Two Ways

Simple Curried Cauliflower Soup, Two Ways

This recipe arose from a desire for a warm comforting meal to accompany my Netflix movie, made with minimal effort. This soup meets all those requirements and as an added bonus can serve 4 for under $6.00. I have since tried the recipe with some different variations and will include two here for your experimentation....
Gluten Free Matzo Balls

Gluten Free Matzo Balls

Thanks to the awesome Wendy from Girl’s Gone Child Eat Well blog … matzo balls are back! Of course they are gluten, dairy and soy free. Below is her recipe. Visit her site for more detailed directions. Wendy’s Gluten-Free Quinoa Matzo Balls (with nutmeg of course!) 2 eggs, beaten 4 T canola or olive oil...
Grain-Free Granola

Grain-Free Granola

For many people on SCD, breakfast is the hardest meal to adjust in a life without starches and sugars. And with good reason, since most of us have spent decades eating grains in the morning: cereal, oatmeal, toast, pancakes, french toast, shall I go on? But with some time and practice with your new baking...
Gluten Free Pancakes

Gluten Free Pancakes

Waking up on a Monday morning can be rough. As I was thinking about how fast the weekend flew by I said to myself, “What the heck, I’m gonna make some pancakes and surprise Roniboy with a fun breakfast.” I’m thankful that I don’t have to make gluten, soy, and dairy free pancakes by scratch...
Homemade Mayonnaise

Homemade Mayonnaise

Homemade mayonnaise is super easy to make at home with just a few simple ingredients, which makes your favorite chicken salad both better tasting and free of any weird additives found in commercial mayonnaise. Homemade Mayonnaise makes about 1 cup 1 raw or pasteurized egg (see below) 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 c grapeseed or...