Tag Archives: gluten-free

5 Hearty Warm Winter Salads

The thought of warm salad either makes you feel all comfy cozy inside, or makes you think of a bowl of slimy boiled lettuce. Warm salads are actually hearty, healthy comfort foods that are perfect for cold weather. They’re delicious pick-me-up rainbow medleys of fresh crisp ingredients combined with savory warm ingredients like steamed roots, seasoned beans, cooked ancient grains,… Read More

Single-Serve Mini Apple Pies (Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free, Dairy-Free)

Pondering pie for this Thanksgiving? Present each of your dinner guests with their very own miniature apple pie, hot from the oven and topped with a dollop of fresh frozen yogurt. These gorgeously golden ramekin pies will top your list of things to give thanks for, as they’re healthier and far easier to make than classic flaky-crusted apple pie, and… Read More

4 Sweet & Healthy Pumpkin Recipes

Between autumn harvest, Halloween and Thanksgiving, pumpkins have the spotlight right now. And they’ve earned it. These gorgeously vivid orbs make for beautiful fall-time décor, they’re naturally sweet and delicious, they’re high in fiber, they’re low in calories, and they’re bursting with super nutrients linked to eye health, lower blood pressure, heart health, sexual health, improved sleep, and more!  … Read More

Rich & Decadent Flourless Chocolate Torte – Sugar-Free & Syrup-Free

Your brain knows that sugary foods are bad for your health and make you fat. It nodded vigorously when you read all about the evils of sugar and how to break your sugar addiction here. It also mmm-hmmm-ed and slammed your fist upon the table in support when you affirmatively decided to steer clear of the fattening and sickening side… Read More

4 No-Carb Pasta Alternatives

One of the first steps of many weight loss plans is to go on a Search & Destroy mission through your pantry for all highly refined carb foods in your daily diet. For pasta lovers, this can be a brutal blow to the system. Not to worry – a healthy weight loss plan shouldn’t leave you drowning in pasta pipedreams,… Read More

Will I Lose Weight on a Gluten-Free Diet?

Question: I need to lose major weight, and so I’m trying to eat better and purchase better, healthier foods for my family. I know that the gluten-free diet is supposed to be great for losing weight, but gluten-free products cost something crazy and drive my food bills up through the roof. I’d like to know if eating gluten-free will help… Read More

Weight Loss Recipe: Fudge Brownies

When trying to boost the amount of fiber you eat in your diet to lose weight and improve your health, you probably never imagined that you could get it with dessert.  You probably never considered that biting into a heavenly hunk of chocolate bliss could help your digestion, your heart, your immune system and even your blood sugar levels. You… Read More