How I make my matcha latte | Diane Sanfilippo

How to make a Matcha Latte

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Breakfast, Drinks, Snacks, Treats & Sweets 120 Comments

If you’ve been wondering how to make a matcha latte, read on. At least, if you want to know how I make my¬†matcha latte! Matcha lattes have become super popular, and I’ve recently jumped in on this trend! During my recent book tour, I realized very quickly that my body simply couldn’t handle caffeine from coffee. So, I stopped drinking …

Paleo and Gluten-free Super Bowl Party Recipe Roundup

Diane Sanfilippo Instant Pot, Party & Finger Food, Recipes, Sauces & Dips, Sides, Slow Cooker, Soups & Salads, Treats & Sweets 3 Comments

While watching football may or may not be your thing, I know we all want some delicious party food to enjoy on Super Bowl Sunday. Pssst! Ladies, the Super Bowl is on Sunday, February 5th… if you were about to look it up like I had to ūüėČ Search no further, I’ve got a delicious Super Bowl Recipe Roundup to …

Diane’s Holiday Recipe Roundup

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Beef, Pork, & Lamb, Breakfast, Drinks, Party & Finger Food, Poultry, Recipes, Sauces & Dips, Soups & Salads, Treats & Sweets 2 Comments

Like it or not, it’s that time of the year again! Thanksgiving has come and gone, the red cups at Starbucks are out in full force, and there’s holiday music playing everywhere I go. Tis the season all right! If you’re feeling a little crazed, and somewhat in denial that we are days away from the calendar hitting December, not …

Homemade Almond Milk & Almond Meal | Diane Sanfilippo (recipe from The 21-Day Sugar Detox)

Homemade Almond Milk & Almond Meal

Diane Sanfilippo Basics, Breakfast, Recipes, Treats & Sweets 2 Comments

I recently posted a few photos to social media of almond milk labels and Nutrition Facts/ingredients panels. Much to the surprise of many of you, a very popularly sold brand that is stocked in the cold section of the grocery store (health-washing at its finest here, folks – you’re tricked into thinking it’s healthier since it’s sold as perishable, sigh…) …

Holiday Lattes 3-Ways, Eggnog, Gingerbread, & Peppermint Mocha - Dairy-Free | Diane Sanfilippo

Paleo Lattes: Eggnog, Gingerbread, and Peppermint Mocha

Diane Sanfilippo Drinks, Recipes, Treats & Sweets 3 Comments

There‚Äôs a chill in the air and San Francisco finally feels like winter! Christmas trees are popping up in our neighbors’ windows, the skyscrapers downtown are putting up their decorations and lights‚Ķ hooray for the holidays! And what better way to celebrate than whipping up a paleo latte that’s dairy-free but still delicious?! Cozy up in front of the fire …

Chocolate Covered Toffee from "Clean Eating with a Dirty Mind" by Vanessa Barajas | Diane Sanfilippo

Vanessa Barajas’ Chocolate Covered Toffee

Diane Sanfilippo Recipes, Treats & Sweets 2 Comments

This recipe is from Vanessa Barajas’ book, Clean Eating with a Dirty Mind¬†(published here with permission). This recipe took a few tries to get right, but was so worth the effort. It¬†tastes just like real toffee. You can eat it plain or get creative, like I did,¬†and dip it in all kinds of fun things, like nuts and chocolate. It …

Pumpkin Caramel Toffee Crunch Parfait Recipe | Balanced Bites | Diane Sanfilippo

Pumpkin Caramel Toffee Crunch Parfaits

Diane Sanfilippo Recipes, Treats & Sweets 5 Comments

As many of you know, I try to keep my sweets intake to a minimum and¬†also generally don’t post too many desserts here on Balanced Bites. That said, heck,¬†it‚Äôs Thanksgiving! And I think that calls for a sweet treat to share with you all. And what sounds better than a paleo pumpkin parfait? Maybe one with caramel? Maybe also with …

Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins from "Practical Paleo" | Diane Sanfilippo

Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins from Practical Paleo (updated!)

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Breakfast, Recipes, Treats & Sweets 49 Comments

pumpkin cranberry muffins from Practical Paleo (page 277) This recipe is sure to be a fall-favorite in your house, and it‚Äôs a great way to use¬†up canned pumpkin. For an extra cranberry pop, spread Simple Cranberry Sauce¬†(recipe on page 436) on top. PREP TIME: 15 minutes COOKING TIME: 35-40 minutes YIELD: 10-12 muffins (depending on size) NUTRITION INFO:¬†here. ingredients 6 …

Paleo Peach Cobbler (nut-free) | Diane Sanfilippo

Skillet Peach Cobbler (grain-free, nut-free, seed-free)

Diane Sanfilippo AIP, Baked Goods & Pancakes, Nut-free Desserts, Recipes, Treats & Sweets 26 Comments

I know I often claim that I don’t bake, but baking fruit with a crumbly-type of topping seems totally approachable for me. I figure it’s hard to mess this up, since baked fruit of nearly every kind is simply delicious. I had three bags of frozen peaches stock-piled from when I recently had a cold, since peaches are loaded with …