Instant Dandelion Latte

instant dandelion latte paleo recipe

The health benefits of dandelion tea are numerous. Dandelion root is a fantastic liver cleanser. When ground and roasted it makes a wonderful coffee replacement. I first introduced  Dandelion Root Coffee as a substitute for traditional coffee here on my blog in early 2011, though this healing beverage has been part of my routine for farRead More →

The Year in Review

Amsterdam family vacation

This year was full of surprises. Not the type that I was expecting. At all. As I mentioned in my “When Things Fall Apart” post, the traffic on this website, Elana’s Pantry, skyrocketed to over 900,000 unique monthly visitors, which was a good thing. Unfortunately, I had not scaled the site for such a highRead More →

Spicy Party Mix

healthy paleo Spicy Party Mix recipe

Spicy Party Mix is a fabulous appetizer and a great healthy snack for kids. For adults, it goes really well with a cocktail; for children it’s the perfect replacement for Chex Party Mix. Ever since the boys were little we’ve been visiting a resort in Mexico called Palmilla. It’s an old time place in SanRead More →

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle During the Holidays

reduce reuse recycle holidays

I love the holidays. I find it especially rewarding to slow down when everything around me is speeding up. I love going for long walks on the empty streets of our neighborhood when the malls are packed, or wandering on trails in the woods with the (almost) silent sound of wind whistling in my ears.Read More →

Apple Fritters

paleo apple fritter recipe

All of the Jewish holidays have fabulous culinary traditions, and Hanukkah is no exception. During Hanukkah, we celebrate the miracle of lights with fried food. How is frying connected to Judaism? I’ll get to that in a minute. First, a few words about this apple fritter recipe, a spectacular Hanukkah dessert. Sweet rings of freshlyRead More →

Chestnut Praline Latte

starbucks Chestnut Praline Latte paleo recipe

When I discovered that Starbucks was coming out with a Chestnut Praline Latte, I decided it was on! Yes, I’m taking on the behemoth of beverages with my healthy version of this festive holiday drink. My caffeine-free Chestnut Praline Latte is made with real chestnuts, coconut milk, and nourishing Dandelion Coffee. According to Starbucks, theirRead More →

10 Best Children’s Books

10 Best Children's Books

Below is a list of what I think are the 10 Best Children’s Books. Books don’t ever go out of style, they make fantastic gifts for the holidays, and great birthday gifts as well! These classic novels will delight children and adults alike. I’ve read each and every one of these books and they areRead More →

Eggnog

Eggnog recipe

Just the other day, my children and I were discussing the etymology (i.e., derivation) of the word “eggnog.” According to Wikipedia, the drink may have originated in England, and it is possible that it developed from a drink called “posset,” a beverage made of hot milk. Eggnog’s second syllable, “nog,” seems to have come fromRead More →

Paleo Mini Bagels

Paleo Mini Bagels recipe

I thought y’all might enjoy some Paleo Mini Bagels for the holidays. Yes, I know this is not exactly a traditional holiday treat. However, as of late I’ve been going lower and lower in my carb consumption. I am truly digging the results I’m getting from ditching fruit and dessert and sticking to fat, protein,Read More →

10 Hot Drinks to Keep You Warm this Winter

10 Hot Drinks to Keep You Warm this Winter recipes

Is it cold outside? Well guess what folks –I have 10 hot drinks to keep you warm this winter! These delicious hot healing beverages will heat you up from the inside out. I like to sit by a window and watch the snow fall with one of these nice hot drinks in my hand toRead More →

Thanksgiving Vitamix Giveaway!

Vitamix 750 Professional Series Blender brushed steel Thanksgiving Giveaway

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, , 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 ThanksgivingRead More →

10 Paleo Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

http://elanaspantry.com/10-paleo-thanksgiving-dessert-recipes/

Since I started this blog in 2006 I’ve created tons of easy dessert recipes. Dessert is my favorite part of any meal. Since Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, I figured what could be better than dessert recipes for Thanksgiving? Only one thing —Paleo Thanksgiving dessert recipes! These Paleo dessert recipes are perfect forRead More →

Instant Dandelion Latte

instant dandelion latte paleo recipe

The health benefits of dandelion tea are numerous. Dandelion root is a fantastic liver cleanser. When ground and roasted it makes a wonderful coffee replacement. I first introduced  Dandelion Root Coffee as a substitute for traditional coffee here on my blog in early 2011, though this healing beverage has been part of my routine for farRead More →

The Year in Review

Amsterdam family vacation

This year was full of surprises. Not the type that I was expecting. At all. As I mentioned in my “When Things Fall Apart” post, the traffic on this website, Elana’s Pantry, skyrocketed to over 900,000 unique monthly visitors, which was a good thing. Unfortunately, I had not scaled the site for such a highRead More →

Spicy Party Mix

healthy paleo Spicy Party Mix recipe

Spicy Party Mix is a fabulous appetizer and a great healthy snack for kids. For adults, it goes really well with a cocktail; for children it’s the perfect replacement for Chex Party Mix. Ever since the boys were little we’ve been visiting a resort in Mexico called Palmilla. It’s an old time place in SanRead More →

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle During the Holidays

reduce reuse recycle holidays

I love the holidays. I find it especially rewarding to slow down when everything around me is speeding up. I love going for long walks on the empty streets of our neighborhood when the malls are packed, or wandering on trails in the woods with the (almost) silent sound of wind whistling in my ears.Read More →

Apple Fritters

paleo apple fritter recipe

All of the Jewish holidays have fabulous culinary traditions, and Hanukkah is no exception. During Hanukkah, we celebrate the miracle of lights with fried food. How is frying connected to Judaism? I’ll get to that in a minute. First, a few words about this apple fritter recipe, a spectacular Hanukkah dessert. Sweet rings of freshlyRead More →

Chestnut Praline Latte

starbucks Chestnut Praline Latte paleo recipe

When I discovered that Starbucks was coming out with a Chestnut Praline Latte, I decided it was on! Yes, I’m taking on the behemoth of beverages with my healthy version of this festive holiday drink. My caffeine-free Chestnut Praline Latte is made with real chestnuts, coconut milk, and nourishing Dandelion Coffee. According to Starbucks, theirRead More →

10 Best Children’s Books

10 Best Children's Books

Below is a list of what I think are the 10 Best Children’s Books. Books don’t ever go out of style, they make fantastic gifts for the holidays, and great birthday gifts as well! These classic novels will delight children and adults alike. I’ve read each and every one of these books and they areRead More →

Eggnog

Eggnog recipe

Just the other day, my children and I were discussing the etymology (i.e., derivation) of the word “eggnog.” According to Wikipedia, the drink may have originated in England, and it is possible that it developed from a drink called “posset,” a beverage made of hot milk. Eggnog’s second syllable, “nog,” seems to have come fromRead More →

Paleo Mini Bagels

Paleo Mini Bagels recipe

I thought y’all might enjoy some Paleo Mini Bagels for the holidays. Yes, I know this is not exactly a traditional holiday treat. However, as of late I’ve been going lower and lower in my carb consumption. I am truly digging the results I’m getting from ditching fruit and dessert and sticking to fat, protein,Read More →

10 Hot Drinks to Keep You Warm this Winter

10 Hot Drinks to Keep You Warm this Winter recipes

Is it cold outside? Well guess what folks –I have 10 hot drinks to keep you warm this winter! These delicious hot healing beverages will heat you up from the inside out. I like to sit by a window and watch the snow fall with one of these nice hot drinks in my hand toRead More →

Thanksgiving Vitamix Giveaway!

Vitamix 750 Professional Series Blender brushed steel Thanksgiving Giveaway

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, , 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 ThanksgivingRead More →

10 Paleo Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

http://elanaspantry.com/10-paleo-thanksgiving-dessert-recipes/

Since I started this blog in 2006 I’ve created tons of easy dessert recipes. Dessert is my favorite part of any meal. Since Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, I figured what could be better than dessert recipes for Thanksgiving? Only one thing —Paleo Thanksgiving dessert recipes! These Paleo dessert recipes are perfect forRead More →