Holidays & Birthdays

Grain-Free Paleo Sugar Cookies with Coconut Butter Frosting

The holidays can be a really hard time for folks who have dietary restrictions or specific dietary preferences. Every holiday event you go to can feel like walking through a food minefield. Can I eat this? Will this make me feel sick? And that’s putti…

Parmesan and Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

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Our family Christmas celebration is a bit…unorthodox. We’re a blended family. I have three half-siblings– all four of us are married, and we all have kids.
To save hassle and struggle, my par…

A Few of My Favorite Things: 2018 Wholefully Holiday Gift Guide

In the past few years, I’ve become pretty particular about what products come into my home. The older I get, the less stuff I want. Instead, I find myself really valuing items that bring me joy or make my life easier. And this list is my way of showin…

Chunky Cranberry Applesauce

If you haven’t picked up on it by now, my love language is food. It’s how I show my love to my family, my friends, you guys, and even myself. I’m not always good at remembering birthdays or calling when I should call or saying the right thing in a cri…

Sheet Pan Paleo Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

We go to my sister’s house for Thanksgiving every year. It’s a big mess of extended family and kids. It’s loud, it’s rambunctious, and it’s a really good thing my sister has two huge ovens because there is also a TON of food.
Last year when we woke up…

Grain-Free Thanksgiving Stuffing

Being on a specialty diet or having dietary restrictions can be really difficult around the holidays. Regardless of whether it’s a personal choice or if you’re forced to eliminate certain foods due to medical issues, it can be über-depressing to pile …