Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling | Balanced Bites Wholesome Foods

Balanced Bites Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Basics, BB Spices, Beef, Pork, & Lamb, Food, KETO, Party & Finger Food, Poultry, Recipes, Sauces & Dips, Sides, Treats & Sweets Leave a Comment

Summer grilling never looked so good! Check out our recipe roundup of summer grilling recipes that are perfect for the indoor or outdoor grill. To be honest, aside from rainy days, it’s almost always grilling season here in San Francisco since it’s about 50-70 degrees outside here year-round. Lately, I prep steak and pork the same way almost every time! …

No-Bake Snickers Bars from The Ultimate Keto Cookbook by Brittany Angell | Balanced Bites | Diane Sanfilippo

No-Bake Snickers Bars

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Recipes, Treats & Sweets 2 Comments

These No-Bake Snickers Bars can be made keto or paleo and are a fun and delicious recipe from Brittany Angell’s new book, The Ultimate Keto Cookbook. An at-home twist on traditional candy bars, these No-Bake Snickers Bars are a fun way to spend an afternoon with the family. These bars may even be better than Snickers bars you can buy …

Gluten-Free Banana Bread | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Gluten-Free Banana Bread (Macro-friendly)

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Breakfast, Recipes, Snacks, Treats & Sweets 7 Comments

When i maI’ve been making this gluten-free banana bread with a macro-friendly tweak now for several months, and we love it! This banana bread has become a staple recipe in our kitchen on a regular basis. Even my husband is making it sometimes, too, since he loves it and it’s super simple. It’s even better as chocolate chip banana bread, …

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Granola | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Granola

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Breakfast, Recipes, Snacks, Treats & Sweets 12 Comments

By popular demand, my gluten-free peanut butter granola recipe is here! I’ll admit, I’ve not tried lots of versions of peanut butter granola before myself. But, not long ago, I was craving some and wanted to use unique ingredients to make it taste amazing and add protein. The protein boost in this peanut butter granola recipe comes from collagen peptides. …

How I make my matcha latte | Diane Sanfilippo

How to make a Matcha Latte

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Breakfast, Drinks, Snacks, Treats & Sweets 122 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 7 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 😉 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 4 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’s 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… 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 …