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

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Granola

Diane Sanfilippo BREAKFAST, DESSERTS, SNACKS 15 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. …

Matcha Chia N'oatmeal | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Matcha Chia N’Oatmeal

Diane Sanfilippo BREAKFAST, SNACKS Leave a Comment

Matcha Chia N’Oatmeal If you miss having a warm bowl of cereal in the morning, try my Matcha Chia N’Oatmeal! This easy breakfast recipe is egg-free + it will keep for a few days in the fridge and can be eaten warm or cold… perfect for those days when you need a breakfast that’s grab and go! If you’re looking …

Gluten Free Cheeseboard | Balanced Bites

How to Make an Epic Gluten-Free Cheeseboard

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, SIDES, SNACKS, SUPER GARLIC RANCH Mixed Nuts 13 Comments

How to Make an Epic Gluten-Free Cheeseboard I’ve been putting together some gluten-free cheeseboards over the last couple of years. And, these cheeseboards are all made with only goat and sheep milk cheeses because neither my husband nor I can tolerate most cow dairy! So, here’s how I build a gluten-free cheeseboard. There are lots of ways to change these …

Grain-Free BBQ Chicken Pizzas | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

BBQ Chicken Pizza with Crispy Thin Crust

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, CHICKEN & TURKEY, COFFEE BBQ, SNACKS 20 Comments

I’ve been on a little “what else can I do with Siete Family Foods grain free tortillas?” kick. If you follow me on Instagram, and especially if you watch my IG stories, you’ve probably noticed this. Full disclosure: Siete sponsors my husband’s podcast and we’ve been friends with the family who runs the company (the Garzas) since maybe 2011 when …

Oven Fries | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Oven Fries

Diane Sanfilippo DINER, SIDES, SMOKY, SNACKS Leave a Comment

If you follow me on social media, you know that oven fries are a staple food in my diet. I enjoy them for breakfast, especially after a heavy leg day at the gym, but they also are delicious as a side with lunch or dinner. I also love how easily you can change up this recipe using a different spice …

Diane’s Holiday Recipe Roundup

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, BREAKFAST, CHICKEN & TURKEY, DESSERTS, DRINKS, KID-FRIENDLY, SIDES, SNACKS, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS 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 …

Creamy Cauliflower Hummus | Diane Sanfilippo

Creamy Cauliflower Hummus

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, SIDES, SNACKS, TEX MEX Leave a Comment

This twist on the traditional Mediterranean favorite tastes almost exactly the same as the chickpea (garbanzo bean) variety. If you’re looking for new lunch ideas (for yourself or the kiddos) I highly recommend adding this to your recipe rotation! Try serving this with some sliced chicken for dipping as well – so delicious! grain-free • gluten-free • egg-free • dairy-free NOTE …

Practical Paleo 2nd Edition + Paleo Avocado "Toast" | Diane Sanfilippo

Paleo Avocado Toast

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, BAGEL, BREAKFAST, GREEK, SNACKS, SUPER GARLIC PIZZA 2 Comments

Avocado toast has become one of the “it” breakfasts these days. Avoiding bread has meant missing out, until now! In my Paleo Avocado Toast recipe, thin potato slices replace the toast, and the flavor is reminiscent of loaded potato skins once it’s all stacked up—and it’s to die for. Prep some potatoes ahead to reheat in a toaster oven for …

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5-Minute Soft Boiled Eggs (Runny Yolks!)

Diane Sanfilippo BREAKFAST, SNACKS, Videos 5 Comments

I was first inspired to try making soft-boiled eggs at home after eating the seriously delicious gluten-free avocado toast from Jane here in San Francisco. My first attempt was just a tad overcooked (no runny yolks!), but I’m happy to say after a couple of tries I nailed it and was able to enjoy a couple of perfect soft boiled eggs on top …