Shrimp Salad with Lime Dressing

I made this salad tonight from my July issue of Better Homes and Gardens and it was superb. Really. Light, flavorful, creamy and crisp. Perfect for a hot weather meal. It whips up in a snap and is filling to boot. Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 pound- uncooked shrimp with or without the tail (next time I … Continue reading

Carrot Cake Cupcakes (grain and dairy-free)

I’ve recently found that I have a food allergy to cow’s milk and need to be (mostly) grain-free for a new diagnosis of Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. I follow Danielle Walker on Facebook who also has to be grain and dairy-free and bought her cookbook called Against All Grain: Meals Made Simple. Tomorrow being Father’s Day and … Continue reading

Devils on Horseback

I love the name of this recipe, cool huh? This is also from the Nom Nom Paleo: Food for Humans Cookbook under “Nibbles.” We nibbled them alright. Geez. Beyond fabulous. Make these the next time you have to go to a party and well… you may as well take the recipe with you. They are … Continue reading

Mushroom Soup (vegan and dairy free)

  I’ve recently found out that I have Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. It’s an autoimmune disease where your immune system attacks the thyroid gland. And on top of that, I’ve found out I’m allergic to dairy. If you’ve been here since the beginning, (exactly 135 posts ago), you can see from the very beginning that I’ve never eaten … Continue reading