Pork Pesto Patties | Diane Sanfilippo

Double Pork Pesto Patties with Wilted Chard from The Autoimmune Wellness Handbook

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, BREAKFAST Leave a Comment

This recipe is from The Autoimmune Wellness Handbook – published here with permission. These patties are seriously easy to whip together, and packed with flavor. I’d highly recommend making a double batch, as you’ll definitely want to go back for seconds! I made them once already and was quickly obsessed with them! For a full review of The Autoimmune Wellness Handbook, click here. Double Pork …

Diane's Magic Green Sauce | Balanced Bites

Diane’s Magic Green Sauce

Diane Sanfilippo BASICS, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS, TRIFECTA 19 Comments

Diane’s Magic Green Sauce This green sauce can be a base for a creamy sauce when mixed with mayo, a marinade or salad dressing when mixed with citrus and some extra virgin olive oil, or used straight up. For a creamy version, mix the Magic Green Sauce 50/50 with a mayo of your choice. This version with the mayonnaise added …

Asian Style Meatballs | Balanced Bites | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Recipe: Asian Style Meatballs (21DSD)

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, CHICKEN & TURKEY, SNACKS 11 Comments

Meatballs are a simple way to get a protein-punch with lots of variety in flavors. Whether you’re switching to a Paleo diet, or taking on The 21-Day Sugar Detox, these Asian style meatballs are a perfect protein popper for dinner with the slaw pictured, over a salad for lunch, or even paired with some eggs or veggies for breakfast. The rich flavors of …

Fresh Cabbage & Bok Choy Slaw | Balanced Bites | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Recipe: Fresh Cabbage & Bok Choy Slaw (21DSD)

Diane Sanfilippo SIDES, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS 1 Comment

This slaw pairs perfectly with my Asian Style Meatballs. Whether you’re switching to a Paleo diet, or taking on The 21-Day Sugar Detox, this is a perfect meal for anytime that the whole family will love. If you love Asian style recipes, don’t miss my Shrimp & Pork Cabbage-Wrapped Dumplings, too! Enjoy! grain-free • gluten-free • dairy-free • egg-free • sugar-free • 21DSD Note: I earn a …

Loaded Cauliflower Mash | Balanced Bites

Easy Recipe: Loaded Cauliflower Mash

Diane Sanfilippo SIDES, SUPER GARLIC ONION Infused Salt 21 Comments

Who doesn’t love some comfort food once in a while? This savory, creamy, and flavorful dish totally hits the spot. And, for you bacon lovers out there, I’ve got you covered! Mmm. Easy and under 30 minutes, this recipe is the perfect compliment to any weeknight meal. Easy Recipe: Loaded Cauliflower Mash grain-free • gluten-free • dairy-free • egg-free • nightshade-free• sugar-free • 21DSD PREP …

Figgy Chocolate Chip Cookies | Balanced BItes | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Recipe: Figgy Chocolate Chip Cookies (egg-free)

Diane Sanfilippo DESSERTS 7 Comments

Here at Balanced Bites, I like to bring you practical recipes that you can put on your plate any day of the week. But sometimes you just want a chewy cookie… Now these cookies aren’t just any run of the mill cookies–they have a complex, warming flavor and include some of my favorite ingredients. They’re packed with figs, chocolate chunks …

Basic 4 Guacamole| Balanced Bites

Easy Recipe – Basic 4 Guacamole from The 21-Day Sugar Detox

Diane Sanfilippo SNACKS 9 Comments

This recipe is from my  book, The 21-Day Sugar Detox. Watch me make this recipe in the video at the end of this post! Guacamole is always a fan-favorite whether it’s to enjoy while watching The Big Game, topping lettuce-wraps, or just for snacking or topping off a meal pretty much anytime. When the craving for guacamole hits, it’s easy to think …

Easy Recipe: Sautéed Red Cabbage with Onions & Apples

Diane Sanfilippo SIDES 16 Comments

This is a recipe I created after seeing a friend of mine eating something similar before our nutrition class last year. It looked and smelled fantastic and I realized that it would be a great way to add cabbage to my diet since it was a vegetable I liked but rarely ate. I’ve been known to throw together a slaw …

Easy Recipe: Smoky Mexican Tortilla-less Soup

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS 27 Comments

Tortilla soup is an old favorite, but when you can’t (or don’t want to) eat corn, there is still a way to enjoy these amazing flavors in a warm bowl of comforting deliciousness. This recipe will be in my new book The 21-Day Sugar Detox: Bust Sugar & Carb Cravings Naturally, releasing in October 2013! smoky mexican tortilla-less soup from The …