The older I become the dryer my skin. I make this lotion when I make soap but sometimes I run out early and go to coconut oil. At those times I miss this lotion like crazy. My granddaughter Shaylee also uses this when she visits because it's gluten free and works so well on her … Continue reading Luscious Grandma Lotion
Soap: Such a wonderful thing but the soap you buy is not so wonderful I was a Dove soap user for years. Here are the ingredients: Sodium Lauroyl Isethionate, Stearic Acid, Sodium Tallowate Or Sodium Palmitate, Lauric Acid, Sodium Isethionate, Water, Sodium Stearate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Cocoate Or Sodium Palm Kernelate, Fragrance, Sodium Chloride, Tetrasodium … Continue reading Homemade Soap with Lye Just Like Grandma Made
We live for these and use them as a meal replacement and also as a treat at night when we fast. Start with my maintenance green juice recipe here to make the smoothie yummy and packed with nurtrients. We freeze old bananas by the quart bag full and also freeze fruit before it goes bad so … Continue reading Green Juice Smoothy
Coconut Cereal This is our go-to in the morning and we sprinkle it over fresh fruit. Ingredients: 1- 12 oz package shredded coconut 1- tablespoon cinnamon 1/2 cup slivered almonds or pine nuts (I buy my SALT-FREE organic nuts from nuts.com so I know they're certified gluten free). *There should be NO added oil. If … Continue reading Grain-free Cereal
I know that seems harsh but it's hard for people to tell a doctor NO. Saying NO is made even harder when you're ill. During a self-defense class I recently taught, one of the students said she became compliant each time she entered a doctors office and she almost died because of it. My daughter … Continue reading Say NO to Doctors!
You might recognize my French bread recipe because its ingredients make cinnamon rolls although the French bread is made without the cinnamon. (I quadrupedal this recipe and freeze the extra loves for later) You will need a French bread pan. I purchased mine at Amazon. Ingredients: 1 ½ cup finely blanched almond flour (Amazon) ¾ … Continue reading Grain-Free French Bread
I'm asked about my no-grain policy a lot. Changing to a Paleo diet 5 years ago, cured me of my grain/carb cravings and I'll never go back. We do however eat 2 grains: Quinoa & Teff. Both have nutrients we need and those nutrients have not been processed out. Quinoa and Teff are also minus gluten … Continue reading Why no Grains?
Grain Free, gluten free, kid approved, yummy These cinnamon rolls are named after my granddaughter because after her detox I asked her what the one food she missed the most after being diagnosed with Celiac at age 6. Her answer: Cinnamon rolls. I told her that was an easy one because I could make them. … Continue reading Shaylee Cinnamon Rolls
My grandkids love these especially Shaylee my granddaughter with Celiac Disease. What better way to get kids eating fruits and veggies than to make candy out of them! Ingredients: Makes 4 to 6 trays 6 sweet potatoes 3 lemons 1 cup fresh blueberries or strawberries Directions: Peel and boil sweet potatoes until they are … Continue reading Grandma Candy Recipe
My granddaughter, Shaylee, with Celiac Disease has an upset stomach today. On the search to discover the cause, I came across this article about citric acid. You know, that natural stuff that comes out of fruit. It's no longer natural and it's no longer made from fruit. Try black mold because we all want to … Continue reading How to Destroy a Lemon with Black Mold