Tag: Nut-Free

Zesty Garlic Dressing

Zesty Garlic Dressing

Garlic is one of nature’s true superfoods. Garlic contains compounds that make it a potent antimicrobial, antiviral, antifungal, and antibacterial. Pretty much whatever ails you, garlic will probably help!  The benefits of garlic extend beyond the nutritional punch that each clove packs. Garlic is very affordable, readily available pretty much everywhere, stores well in the …

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Pemmican The Ultimate Travel Food

Pemmican: The Ultimate Travel Food

I first learned about Pemmican when I began ordering my high-quality meats from US Wellness Meats  I noticed it under their “Paleo” section and it sounded interesting. When a food sounds interesting I’m pretty much destined to not only try it, but usually to become very fond of it. I ordered a few of these Pemmican …

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Sweet or Savory Plantains

Tastes of Perú: Sweet or Savory Plantains

Traveling to Perú was as much  a culinary adventure as it was a mystical adventure. I absolutely loved getting to taste and smell the flavors of Perú! Interestingly, the Peruvian diet was fairly easy for me to adapt to my food preferences (read more about navigating the Peruvian cuisine with dietary restrictions in my ebook). One …

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Real Plans: Real Food Meal Planning

Real Plans: Real Food Meal Planning

For a long time, I never really meal planned in the way that most people think of meal planning. There was no pen and paper or filling out a weekly meal chart. I pretty much did it all in my head. Maybe I have a fantastic memory? All I know is that once I made …

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