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Thrive Market

Posted on March 16, 2015

One of the biggest “barriers to entry” when it comes to healthy living is cost. The most frequent complaint I get on this website is about the prices of the ingredients that I use in my recipes, and I could not agree more.

It’s frustrating that living well is so expensive. Thankfully, my friend John Durant, introduced me to a new online retailer. Thrive Market offers organic food and products for healthy living, such as those you would find in Whole […]

Thanksgiving Vitamix Giveaway!

Posted on November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Vitamix Giveaway! To celebrate Thanksgiving and everything I’m thankful for, I’m giving away a Vitamix 750 Professional Series Blender and a signed copy of my book, Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry, to one lucky subscriber of my newsletter.

To enter, sign up for my newsletter. If you already receive the newsletter, you’re automatically entered! This giveaway ends Thanksgiving day –Thursday, November 27 at 5pm MT. It is open to everyone everywhere! Just think, after your lovely dinner, one of you, […]

Thanksgiving Giveaway: Vitamix

Posted on November 27, 2013

A groovy Thanksgiving giveaway to one of my wonderful readers –a Vitamix!

On this Thanksgiving today, I am giving thanks to you, my readers. I am thankful for the enjoyment I get from cooking, testing and posting recipes for you, for how much you enjoy my recipes, for your comments, your discussions and debates about healthy lifestyles and choices, your stories, and your successes.

I am thankful to hear from you every time you make decisions that improve your lives. Whether […]

Giveaway: Vitamix

Posted on November 8, 2013

11/11/13: This giveaway ended at 5pm MST. The winner of the Vitamix is Kathy Marsden!

Because I am so grateful to all of my amazing readers, I am doing a very special giveaway just in time for the holidays. What is it? One of my all time favorite kitchen appliances…a Vitamix.

The Vitamix is one of the most useful (and unfortunately pricey) kitchen tools in the world! You can use it to make smoothies, ice cream batter, salad dressing, soups and so […]

Paleo Magazine

Posted on September 13, 2013

Walk, run or cycle to your nearest newsstand for a copy of Paleo magazine, full of healthy eating and lifestyle tips.

9/13/13: This giveaway ended at 4pm MDT. The winner of the Paleo Magazine subscription is Veronica.

9/13/13: The Instagram contest ended at 4pm MDT. Those winners are tarmstrong222, bruleegirl, and saramoorehart.

I’m a huge fan of Paleo power couple Cain and Tammy Credicott, they are some of the nicest, most hardworking people I know and do so much for the Paleo community.

Cain […]

Giveaway: Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry

Posted on August 19, 2013

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 6m MDT.

Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry, my third cookbook, was released in June, and on July 7th hit the New York Times bestseller list.

The last couple of months have been filled with amazing reviews and numerous appearances. It’s been a whirlwind, and I’ve been enjoying every second. Soon I’ll be speaking at BookMarks, a huge one day book festival in Winston-Salem, NC that draws over 8,000 visitors. Please drop by and say hi if you’re […]

Giveaway: Girl Hunter

Posted on August 19, 2013

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 3:30pm MDT. The winner is Heather.

Girl Hunter by Georgia Pellegrini is a recipe-filled hunting memoir that details the killing, cleaning and cooking of various types of wild game. Georgia weaves wonderful tales in pursuit of her dinner, writing like a modern-day Hemingway.

In addition to blogging and cooking, Georgia leads adventure getaways where you can acquire and hone archery, fishing, falconry, horseback riding, and hunting skills.

I was lucky enough to go on one of the first Girl […]

Giveaway: Pascha Chocolate

Posted on August 19, 2013

Pascha makes some of the most delicious dairy-free, soy-free chocolate available..

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 2pm MDT. The winners are Skip, Calliope, and Caroline.

Pascha’s mission is “to make the purest, safest chocolate without any allergenic ingredients.” Not only have they accomplished that, they have also managed to create chocolate products that taste delightful.

Pascha is also organic which makes it a home run in my book and comes in 3 flavors including Cacao, Cacao with goldenberries, and Cacao with cocoa nibs. […]

Giveaway: PaleoChef

Posted on August 19, 2013

PaleoChef sauces and marinades add flavor and zest to Paleo dishes..

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 12:30pm MDT. The winners are Amy, Amanda, Camille, Kevin, and Elizabeth.

Steve is a Renaissance caveman. In addition to founding Steve’s Club whose stated mission is “…to provide a national network of programs through which at-risk or underserved youth of any socioeconomic background can join in the CrossFit Community at a reduced, low or no cost structure,” he has recently launched a line of Paleo-friendly sauces […]

Giveaway: Beyond Bacon

Posted on August 19, 2013

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 11am MDT. The winner is Becca.

Stacy Toth and Matthew McCarry of have done it again. You may recall their first book, Eat Like a Dinosaur. I was thrilled to write the introduction to that cookbook. Now they’ve released their second cookbook, Beyond Bacon which is quite a smashing success.

With outstanding design, beautiful photography and stunning food styling, this book is a masterpiece that truly deserves a James Beard award. The recipes in the book […]

Giveaway: Against All Grain

Posted on August 19, 2013

8/19/13: This giveaway ended at 9:30am MDT. The winner is Lori.

This past spring I reviewed several cookbooks. That was before my new book Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry came out in June. With the publication of this, my third book, I decided to take a break from reviewing other books for a couple of months. In what seems to be an apparent nuclear arms race of Paleo cookbooks this summer, I wanted to stay focused on my own labor […]

Giveaway: Nourished App

Posted on July 17, 2013

Nourished is a fantastic food app, and you can now find some of my gluten-free recipes there.

7/17/13: This giveaway ended at 4pm MDT.

I am happy to announce that several of my recipes are now available via an amazing app called Nourished that works on any iPhone, iPad, iPad Mini, and iPod Touch running iOS 6 or higher.

Nourished puts a world of grain-free, gluten-free, soy-free, refined-sugar free, corn-free, and legume-free recipes at your fingertips. And they continue […]

Giveaway: Benefit Your Life

Posted on July 1, 2013

Benefit Your Life sells products that truly can benefit your life.

7/1/13: This giveaway ended at 6pm MDT. The winner is Mariana.

Benefit Your Life is a gluten-free market and bakery located in Knoxville, Tennessee. They also have a website at Whether you choose to shop at their brick and mortar location or on their website, you will find a fantastic selection of natural health products as well as gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free baked goods made from scratch (those need to […]

Giveaway: Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry

Posted on June 11, 2013

6/11/13: This giveaway ended at 6pm MDT.

My new book, Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry, comes out Tuesday, June 18th.

While all of my cookbooks are gluten-free and grain-free, this one is dairy-free and nightshade-free as well, in order to appeal to the ever growing list of food allergies that my readers face.

If you are new to my website, I would recommend that you peruse the 700 recipes that are posted here for free prior to purchasing the book; that way […]

Giveaway: Holiday Goodies

Posted on December 21, 2011

You can win The Girl Hunter, a Moleskin Recipe Journal, The Future of Food documentary on DVD or a 5 pound bag of almond flour.

It’s the holidays. A time for gifts. And giveaways. Here’s what I’ve got today!

Giveaways: Home for the Holidays

Posted on December 9, 2011

Welcome to day 12 of Shirley Braden’s blogging event Home for the Holidays Gluten-Free Style! This morning I posted my gluten free Gingerbread Apple Crisp, a recipe for Shirley’s wonderful event which takes place from November 28th to December 23rd.

During each day of Home for the Holidays Gluten Free Style, a different blogger has been sharing a gluten-free recipe.

Giveaway: Everyday Paleo

Posted on September 7, 2011

Today I’m giving away one copy of the book Everyday Paleo by Sarah Fragoso.  It’s a fantastic book for those that wish to learn more about Paleo living, and just as good for people that want to embrace the Paleo lifestyle more deeply.

This is more than a cookbook, it is a manual for living and contains an abundance of information on food, exercise, sleeping, and family life.

Fragoso kicks off the book with inspiring photos of herself that demonstrate what […]

Giveaway: Gluten Free Restaurant Guide

Posted on June 27, 2011

Boulder is the Mount Olympus of the health food industry, nirvana when it comes to gluten free food products, and, Bon Appetit recently named Boulder the “Foodiest Town” in America.

When dining out in Boulder, I go to the places I know and trust.  Both Matthew Jensen’s Radda, and Kimball Musk’s Kitchen, are comfortable places that serve pure, wholesome, delicious food, making it easy to adhere to the gluten free diet.  In Summit County, where we spend many winter weekends (think […]

Giveaway: Go Dairy Free

Posted on June 9, 2011

Today I’m giving away a copy of the book Go Dairy Free by Alisa Fleming, founder of

Alisa is a fabulously successful self-published author, blogger and business woman who presents at conferences all over the country; she will actually be speaking at one here in Boulder later this month.

I would say that Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living is a veritable bible for those with dairy allergies; it will teach […]

Giveaway: More Than Alive

Posted on June 2, 2011

I’m thrilled about the items I’m giving away today from More Than Alive.  Why?  These are the exact type of ingredients I stock in my pantry.  Raw almonds?  A no brainer.  Cashews?  We use those to make vegan nut milks and ice cream.  And, organic raw cacao powder is perfect for those Double Chocolate Cherry Cookies.  Organic rooibos tea anyone?  We drink that hot or on ice all year round.