Banana Pecan Pancakes

Gluten & Dairy Free Banana Pecan Pancakes

If you follow my blog, you know that I recently had food sensitivity testing done so I can possibly reverse my hypothyroidism and maybe even wean myself off of my lifetime Synthroid medication. (You can see my reasonings and results in this post: LEAP MRT Results.) Anyway, I began the ‘hardest’ part of my new eating plan […]

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Top 6 Breakfast

Real Food Breakfast Ideas

Before we eliminated processed foods, these were our breakfast choices: a vast array of sugary cereals, pop tarts, Quaker oatmeal packets, Eggo waffles, store-bought toast/English muffins/bagels, and even Slim-Fast shakes (which I drank more as a quick meal rather than a way to lose weight). And you know what? I was sooo sick of breakfast! […]

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Berry Mint Smoothie

Berry Banana Mint Smoothie

I made this yummy smoothie for breakfast this morning. I’ve shared a similar recipe to this before, but it was over a year ago and my picture needed some updating (imagine that…)! Anyway, I shared in my recent gardening post that I was growing mint again this year. I finally got around to using some of it […]

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Gluten-Free Banana Bread

Gluten-Free Banana Bread

I saw this gluten-free banana bread recipe on one of my favorite blogger’s Facebook page last week and I just knew I would have to try it soon. Julie at Whole Food, Real Food, Good Food is always sharing lots of yummy-looking recipes and they are all completely gluten-free (as well as dairy-free and refined-sugar free). I asked […]

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Apple Cinnamon Waffles

Whole Wheat Apple Cinnamon Waffles

Well, it took me two attempts to get this recipe ‘right,’ but I’m happy with how this latest attempt turned out. I made these Whole Wheat Apple Cinnamon Waffles for lunch recently (because we had extra time) and all three of my kids each ate several ‘triangles’ and asked for more when they finished. That’s […]

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Baked Applesauce Donuts

Baked Applesauce Donuts

I came across a recipe for Applesauce Bread yesterday from one of my favorite bloggers: Annemarie at Real Food. Real Deals. It looked so delicious and moist! I pinned it for later and even shared it on my Facebook page, thinking that I would try it ‘at some point.’ But then after I got home and started thinking […]

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