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Grain-Free Apple Berry Crumble (and a great new book!)

January 30th, 2015 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 3 Comments
Grain-Free Apple Berry Crumble from Living Candida-Free

Before we get to this super healthy crumble recipe, there’s a new book on the block that you need to know about: Living Candida-Free by Ricki Heller, co-authored with Andrea Nakayama. Ricki is a registered holistic nutritionist, award-winning blogger, author, and educator who knows her stuff. She’s also been my blogging pal for a number […]

Filed under: Breakfast & Brunch, Cookbooks, Desserts, Egg-free, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Nutrition, Reading Room, Recipes, vegan

Am I Spending Too Much Money On Food?

January 20th, 2015 at 9:09 am · Post a comment · 20 Comments
Am I Spending Too Much Money on Food?

It’s a question I’ve asked myself more than once: Am I spending too much money on food? There’s no sugar-coating it. Eating a “special” diet can definitely be hard on the old wallet. There are times when I’m at the store paying for my load of gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, sugar-free, grain-free, legume-free groceries and think […]

Filed under: Family-Friendly, Food for Thought, Ingredient Tips, Nutrition

The Gift of Music

November 13th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments

{This is the 13th post in a series called The Thankful 30: A Month-Long Celebration of Gratitude. Catch up on every post here. Receive each post in your inbox by subscribing here.} You know that question, “What’s your biggest regret in life?” Well, I don’t think I’ve lived long enough to have many regrets, but […]

Filed under: Family-Friendly, Food for Thought, The Thankful 30

Slow Down & Enjoy Your Food

November 7th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 1 Comment
Slow Down & Enjoy Your Food | DailyBitesBlog.com

{This is the 7th post in a series called The Thankful 30: A Month-Long Celebration of Gratitude. Catch up on every post here. Receive each post in your inbox by subscribing here.} Are you a chronically fast eater? Do mealtimes feel rushed, hurried, chaotic, or stressful? So many of us eat on the go these […]

Filed under: Family-Friendly, Food for Thought, How To's, Nutrition, The Thankful 30

5 Books (sort of) That Influenced My Life

November 5th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 6 Comments
5 Books That Influenced My Life

{You’re reading the 5th post in a 30 day series called The Thankful 30: A Month-Long Celebration of Gratitude. Catch up on every post here. Receive each day’s post in your inbox by subscribing here.} In our exploration of gratitude this month, I couldn’t help but toss in some books that have impacted my life […]

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When You’re Uninspired to Cook…

September 12th, 2014 at 1:01 pm · Post a comment · No Comments
Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle

That moment when you open the refrigerator door and just give the shelves a long stare, hoping that somehow dinner ingredients will jump onto the counter and magically whip themselves into a meal. We’ve all been there. Even those of us who love to cook find ourselves feeling completely uninspired from time to time. I […]

Filed under: Announcements, Cookbooks, Cooking Tips, Family-Friendly, Nutrition

The Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle

September 10th, 2014 at 7:07 am · Post a comment · No Comments
Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle

I’m spending the week in Utah with my sister and her two adorable kiddos, but I wanted to pop in quickly to let you know about an amazing bundle sale going on right now. The Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle is a fantastic collection of eBooks and eCourses designed to empower, educate, and equip you to […]

Filed under: Announcements, Cookbooks, Family-Friendly, Nutrition

Low-Glycemic Breakfast Ideas

August 19th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 6 Comments
Low Sugar Breakfast Ideas from Daily Bites

Before I say a word about breakfast, I first have to tell you how grateful I am for all of your comments on last week’s two posts: Introducing Food & Fitness Fridays and My 14-Day Jumpstart to Wellness. I’m a pretty private person. If you look up “introvert” in the dictionary, it probably says my […]

Filed under: Breakfast & Brunch, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Links, Nutrition, Recipes

Celery, Fennel & Green Apple Salad

July 8th, 2014 at 8:08 am · Post a comment · 3 Comments

I’d hoped to get this recipe posted yesterday, but the day scrambled away from me as I got lost in preparations for my upcoming move later this week. On a scale of one to huge, this move is about a two. I’m only hopping a few blocks from where I live now, but moves are […]

Filed under: Egg-free, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Recipes, Salads, Sides, Vegetables

Strawberry Orange Ice Cream {Dairy-Free}

July 1st, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 4 Comments
Strawberry Orange Ice Cream | DailyBitesBlog.com

The 4th of July has a way of sneaking up on me every year, but it still always ends up being one of my favorite holidays—perhaps because the very nature of Independence Day is jubilant and celebratory, even though it’s one of the most casual and easy holidays in the U.S. We can throw on […]

Filed under: Desserts, Egg-free, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Holidays, Recipes

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