Gluten-Free and Egg-Free Paleo Sunbutter Cookies

Now that I’m 1.5 months into going back on AIP/elimination for Liam, his skin is 99% improved and his stomach issues are slowly getting better. For all of the doctors we’ve seen and told us to switch to formula or to accept his issues as normal, eff you. Changing your diet and lifestyle has a huge impact on your overall well being.

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Paleo / AIP Restaurants Around Denver

Before my pregnancy, I followed a Paleo / AIP lifestyle to offset my 40 + foods I’m sensitive to. However, when I was pregnant, the frequent heartburn I had, sensitive stomach I dealt with all magically went away for those 10 months. Eating and going out for dinner was exciting again. Mostly because I could eat anything I wanted. That streak continued until about three weeks ago, right after my son’s two month vaccines.

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Transforming My Thanksgiving Tradition

Why do I love Thanksgiving so much? Besides the Fall weather and crispy leaves, I love Thanksgiving because it revolves around my favorite thing: FOOD. Before my food restricted AIP days, I would look forward to this day every year to just pig out and gorge on my all-time favorite food, stuffing. Why stuffing? I don’t know exactly – perhaps it’s because I grew up in a Polish household where we are big bread and butter lovers. Or maybe it’s because my Mother only ever made the Stouffers-out-of-the-box stuffing at home. Either way, I was so pumped every year because I got to eat the “real” stuff, not Stouffers…

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