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November 20th, 2015 at 7:07 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments

Though what I’m writing about has changed here in Daily Bites land, I’m as much of a foodie as ever and I promised a few of you recipe lovers that I would still share new recipes from time to time. I cook and bake often but since I’ve stopped sharing weekly recipes online I’ve found […]

Filed under: Baked Goods, Desserts, Grain-Free, Holidays, Recipes

Cabbage Slaw with Cilantro Lime Dressing

March 3rd, 2015 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments
Cabbage Slaw with Cilantro Lime Dressing (

Now that we’ve turned the calendar to March, I can officially talk about how much I’m craving spring. My warm and sun-soaked vacation comes to an end today. It’s been such a treat to escape the Wisconsin winter for a bit. As I take to the skies and head home today, I’m crossing my fingers […]

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

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

January 30th, 2015 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 7 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

Nourishment for Your Weekend: Food Edition!

November 29th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 1 Comment

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I’ve been enjoying a restful few days up north with my parents. For our Thanksgiving feast we had turkey (from a local farm in the area), mashed potatoes, these Brussels sprouts, cranberry sauce, stuffing, pumpkin pie, and the Chewy Cashew Apricot Cookies from my book. I hope you’re […]

Filed under: Links, Recipes, The Thankful 30

15 of My Favorites for the Holiday Table

November 24th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · No Comments

With Thanksgiving on Thursday, I’ve got food on the brain. You, too? If there’s one thing I take for granted year round, it’s the incredibly easy access I have to an abundance of nutritious food. On this 24th day of The Thankful 30, I wanted to put the spotlight on some of my favorite holiday […]

Filed under: Holidays, Links, Recipes, The Thankful 30

Kale Salad with Oranges & Chickpeas

November 12th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 1 Comment
Kale Salad with Oranges and Chickpeas (Daily Bites)

{This is the 12th 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.} It’s Day 12 of The Thankful 30 and I’m beginning to feel the challenge of writing daily nipping at my heels. I’m working […]

Filed under: Egg-free, Grain-Free, Recipes, Salads, Sides, The Thankful 30, vegan, Vegetables

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 […]

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How to Make Lacto-Fermented Vegetables

August 5th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 8 Comments
How To Make Fermented Vegetables |

Hello and Happy August! I’m back in action after a three week blogging break. I tried not to think about blogging too much while I took some time away from my screen, but why is that when you purposefully tell your mind not to think about something it naturally goes there? I’m glad to be […]

Filed under: Egg-free, Grain-Free, How To's, Nutrition, Recipes, Sides, Snacks, vegan, Vegetables

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 […]

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Strawberry Orange Ice Cream {Dairy-Free}

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

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 […]

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I'm Hallie Klecker, a professional recipe developer, author, and passionate gluten-free foodie. As a certified holistic nutrition educator, my goal is to inspire others to live a balanced, nourished life through eating well and living pure—one bite at a time. Learn more.