Smoked Salmon and Veggie Frittata - Allergy Free Alaska

Smoked Salmon and Veggie Frittata

Darn autoimmune diseases. They totally messed up my exercise routine last week. I was so disappointed! It is such a battle when my mind is willing and able, but my body is not. It all started with exhaustion, but when the pain set in at the bottom of my spine and I was overcome with horrible nausea, I knew… 

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Sugar Free Vanilla Macaroons Recipe - Allergy Free Alaska

Sugar Free Vanilla Macaroons

This summer I set a personal goal to exercise and get healthier since, as of lately, exercise has essentially been nonexistent in my life. Not only would I love to trim down a bit, but I wish to eliminate some of the pressure on my knees, ankles, and feet. My arthritis is very active in all… 

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Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies Recipe - Allergy Free Alaska

Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies

Rich chocolate meets peppermint for the ultimate Paleo indulgence!  I originally developed this recipe for Paleo Double Chocolate Mint Cookies about 2 years ago. Between my SIL and I, we’ve made them numerous times for get togethers, birthdays, camping trips, and various holidays. We’ve stuffed them with homemade marshmallows, and even used them for Paleo… 

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Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Apples Recipe | Allergy Free Alaska

Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Apples

I was in Costco the other day (By myself… kid-free… that never happens!) and came across these pretty Brussels sprouts. My oldest daughter loves Brussels sprouts – like loves them, loves them. So I decided to get some, and make this Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Apples dish for her that’s full of… 

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Rosemary Garlic Ghee with Smoked Sea Salt Recipe - Allergy Free Alaska

Rosemary Garlic Ghee with Smoked Sea Salt

We recently had a very good friend over for dinner. He lives out of town, so when he visits it’s always a special treat. He’s not related by blood, but he’s family. 😉 Prior to him coming over (let’s call him “J”) AJ and I were trying to think of what to make for dinner…. 

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How To Make Refined Sugar Free Lox-Allergy Free Alaska

How To Make Refined Sugar Free Gravlax (Salt-Cured Salmon)

Gravlax is Scandinavian in descent, meaning “grave salmon” or “buried salmon.” Raw fillets or pieces of salmon are covered (or buried) in salt, sugar, and spices that, over a period of time, draw moisture out of the fish to cure and preserve it. Once the cure mixture is washed away from the fish, the end result is a… 

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Vegan Paleo Fudge Tracks Ice Cream - Allergy Free Alaska

Vegan & Paleo Fudge Tracks Ice Cream

Creamy vanilla ice cream + rich & decadent hot fudge sauce + chopped almonds = pure bliss.  Seriously. You just can’t go wrong with vanilla and chocolate.  I’m very much an emotional eater; I’ve always been one, although I’ve curved it a lot over the last several years (or attempted to). Some days though, despite… 

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Grain-Free Tortillas Allergy Free Alaska

Grain-Free & Vegan Tortillas (and a giveaway!)

There is something special about tortillas. I wouldn’t call them a comfort food, but there’s nothing better than being able to eat a soft taco stuffed to the brim with all the fixin’s. You know what I mean?! These Grain-Free & Vegan Tortillas are totally legit. They look like the real thing (a gluten-filled white… 

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Ultimate Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know, I’ve been a little quiet on the blog lately… there’s been a LOT going on! First things first, I wanted to make sure you didn’t miss out on this amazing opportunity:  Enter for a chance to WIN a Blendtec, Cuisinart 14-Cup Food Processor, and lots of other amazing prizes over at March Muffin… 

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Tuna & Broccoli Quinoa Patties with Lemon Caper Sauce

Do you ever get stuck in a dinner rut? Where you feel incredibly uninspired to prepare meals, so you end up fixing the same things over and over again? That’s been me this past week, although fortunately it doesn’t happen often. Oddly enough, this recipe for Tuna & Broccoli Quinoa Patties with Lemon Caper Sauce… 

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