How To Stop Letting Your Health Control Your Life

I don't think it's going to surprise anyone when I say that health is an enormous focus in my life. It has been since the second I got diagnosed with an autoimmune disease. My focus has only grown more and more after discovering that the way to manage my illness was...

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Mint Chip Banana Ice Cream Cups (Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

Early June is Dallas, TX means it's already in the 90's and pretty unbearable to go outside between the hours of 10 AM - 10 PM. The sun is killer here, and even just a short time outside can leave you completely heat exhausted. I grew up on Long Island, NY, and...

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Avocado Bacon Broccoli Salad (Paleo, AIP, Whole 30)

Summer is coming! School is out, it's already in the 90's here in Dallas, and my husband and I are absolutely worshiping the grill right now. We have a cheap little charcoal grill that we got when we moved into our house last summer, but man, we are loving the...

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YBC Mantra Box Spring 2017 Review | Natural Box

 Thanks, YogaByCondace for sponsoring this post! This box was gifted to me by YogaByCandace LLC. All opinions are my own.  Ever since partnering with one of my all time favorite brands, Yoga By Candace on their amazing Mantra Box, it's been like having...

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8 Ways To Improve Your Digestion Naturally

I'm probably not going to shock you when I say that digestive problems are so widespread and often the root cause of so many issues that come to me in my nutritional therapy practice. Fatigue, autoimmunity, migraines, vitamin and mineral deficiency, leaky gut, it can...

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Plantain Carnitas Nachos (Paleo, AIP, Whole 30)

When it comes to comfort food, I've always been much more of a pizza person rather than nachos and tacos. I always thought nachos were salty, greasy, and not "bread-y" enough (because your girl loved some bread). I never really ate them or had them around too much....

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Bacon Ranch Chicken Poppers (Paleo, Whole 30, AIP)

You guys. They're back. When I first made my sweet potato chicken popper recipe, I fell in love fast. I was so excited to share them with the world and knew that they an amazing game day or party food that all guests would love. I shared them as a super bowl food...

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How To Find A Good Functional Doctor or Practitioner

When I first got Hashimoto's disease, I had never even set foot in a functional medicine doctors office. Actually, I had never even heard of it. I was under the impression that doctors only existed for annual embarrassing weigh ins and seemingly useless check...

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Collagen Veggie Fat Balls (Paleo & AIP)

We all know by now that veggies are important, right? Our mom always told us to eat our vegetables, and if there's one thing that nutrition can agree on, it's that veggies are still a good idea regardless of what diet you follow. Vegetables are packed with fiber,...

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Slow Cooker Carnitas (AIP, Paleo & Whole 30)

I was never really a big Mexican or Tex Mex food fan growing up. I grew up in an Italian family with Jewish roots in New York, so bagels and lox were my tacos, and marinara sauce (or if you're really legit, gravy) ran through my veins. Little did I know I'd eventually...

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50 Ways To Heal Your Gut & Be a Gut Healing Goddess

This post contains affiliate links. Learn what that means here. I started my health journey when I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's. I thought that that's what it was always going to be about... healing Hashimoto's, healing hormones, and balancing my thyroid. I was in...

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Carrot Leek Spring Soup (Paleo, AIP, Whole 30)

Happy almost Mother's Day! Soup in general always reminds me of my mom... she loves soup. My mom grew up in Budapest, Hungary where she apparently ate a lot of it, and I always felt pressured to like it. I never really wanted soup as a kid or a teen,...

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26 Things I Did To Transform My Health

It's that time of year again... Cinco De Mayo has come and gone. And since I don't actually partake in going out and drinking and eating yummy Mexican food, that means I'm excited for another reason... Cinco De May is my birthday! I'm turning 26 years old (just aged...

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