Butter Pecan Ice Cream Vegan and Paleo- Allergy Free Alaska

Vegan & Paleo “Butter” Pecan Ice Cream

I have such a treat for you today! Fresh chopped pecans toasted golden in “butter,” combined with rich and sweet dairy-free vanilla ice cream. Yep, that can only mean one thing: I made Vegan & Paleo “Butter” Pecan Ice Cream. I promise you, this recipe is going to make you want to forget your dinner… 

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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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Whole Food Fridays 2-14-2014

Welcome to Whole Food Fridays!  Reader Favorites from Last Week: Sugar Free Hot Chocolate Mousse from Grassfed Mama Super Food Breakfast Bars from Counting All Joy Grain Free Pancakes from A Mindful Mantra Want to participate? Here’s how to join: Please link to your individual post, NOT your home page or a static blog party… 

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Cookbook Review & Giveaway: Bare Root Sweets

I’m totally guilty of stalking pictures of food online. I was on Foodgawker one night doing just that – drooling over the beautiful recipes and food photography when I kept stumbling upon one gluten free & Paleo website in particular: Bare Root, authored by the incredibly sweet and talented Angela Gallardo. I was instantly blown… 

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Whole Food Fridays 12-06-2013

Welcome to Whole Food Fridays! Come link up your own GLUTEN FREE & WHOLE FOOD recipes and find new ones to try! There were some wonderful submissions last week in the Thanksgiving Edition of WFF. Thank you for contributing!  Highlighted Recipes: Gluten Free & Vegan Dinner Rolls from Megan Lierman Four Layer Paleo Pumpkin Bars from… 

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Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Maple Pumpkin Pie - Allergy Free Alaska

Gluten & Dairy Free Maple Pumpkin Pie

The first Thanksgiving that I was gluten, dairy, and refined sugar free was interesting. It wasn’t bad by any means, just different. I was going through a time of transition, an adjustment period in my diet, and I had to learn how to make my favorite recipes differently. It was actually my sister in law… 

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Paleo Animal Crackers

I loved animal crackers as a child. My mom would frequently buy them for me as a treat. I would play with them, bite a head off, play with them some more, dismember a bear… It sounds much more gruesome than it is, BUT admit it – you did it too! I wanted my children to… 

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Low Glycemic Sweeteners with Ricki Heller and my review of Naturally Sweet & Gluten-Free

I’ve been blessed to meet some incredible food writers over the last few years, one of which is the amazing Ricki Heller (RickiHeller.com). Ricki is a master gluten free and vegan cook, who also specializes in sugar-free (low-glycemic) and allergen friendly treats. Her new cookbook, Naturally Sweet & Gluten-Free arrived on my doorstep just days… 

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Dairy Free Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamer (Vegan/No Sugar Added)

I normally don’t take creamer in my coffee. Well, at least not anymore. I used to. Up until I changed my diet and couldn’t find the right sort of dairy free creamer substitute. I tried everything from dairy free coffee creamers to canned coconut milk to any and every dairy free milk under the sun…. 

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No Sugar Added Cherry Vanilla Italian Soda - Allergy Free Alaska

Cherry Vanilla Italian Soda (No sugar added)

Alaska has had a record-setting hot summer; it’s been ahhh-mazing. This Alaskan girl’s arms aren’t halibut-belly-white anymore, they are actually kind of tan. In fact, they are the tannest they have ever been! My ice cream maker is broken (I just ordered a replacement piece), so we’ve been enjoying popsicles, sugar free lemonade, and Cherry… 

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