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Gluten free blueberry cottage cheese pancakes

Gluten free blueberry cottage cheese pancakes Ingredients: Makes about eighteen 4-5” pancakes · 3/4 cup gluten free all purpose flour · 1/2 cup almond flour (make you own, tip below) · 1/2 tsp. baking soda · 1/2 tsp. sea salt · 2 Tbsp. Swerve sweetener · 2 eggs 1 cup whipped cottage cheese (*whip your own in a blender or food   processor until smooth) · 1/2 cup 2% milk · 2 Tbsp. pecan, sunflower, safflower or other medium-high heat oil …

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Sourdough – Safe for Gluten Sensitivity?

There’s something special about sourdough bread. Made through a slow process that begins with simple ingredients, warm water and flour, yeast and bacteria feast on the flour’s carbohydrate, producing carbon dioxide gas and bubbles that expand the dough. Each batch may tastes a little different depending on the flour and water used as well as the environment the starter is made in. My favorite sourdough bread, the kind that is made over the course of several days, has an alluring …

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Best Gluten Free Foods from Expo East 2014

Fueled by the rise in celiac disease (which affects an estimated 1 in 133 people), non-celiac gluten sensitivity (which might actually be due to FODMAPs) and media attention surrounding gluten, the gluten free market is growing faster than other segments within the food industry. If you are gung-ho on gluten free, here are my favorite finds (based on taste and nutrition – except for the desserts of course) from Natural Products Expo East. If you aren’t sure if you should …

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Pros and Cons of Grain Brain, Wheat Belly and the Paleo Diet

Diet books are tempting. They tell you the reason you’re overweight, what foods are “toxic” and how to get rid of them while strolling down the yellow brick road to lasting weight loss and good health. But there’s one main issue – many of these books aren’t based on scientific evidence but instead theories that are pulled out of thin air. “But my neighbor lost 50 lbs. following Paleo!” Well your neighbor cut out potato chips, beer and fried food in the …

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Looking for the Best Nutrition Bar?

Nutrition bars fit a need: they are convenient. Portable nutrition at it’s best, no stopping, no drive throughs and your hunger pangs are taken care of in an instant. So which bar is best for you? That depends on your particular nutrition needs. However, most people are looking for one is either low sugar or low carb, high protein or gluten free. Find out what bar is right for you by checking out this article on Superstar Bars. Or, if …

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