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Can You Use Essential Oils in Instant Pot Recipes?

If you’re not cooking with essential oils, it’s time to start! And I’d love to share how and why to use essential oils in Instant Pot recipes — complete with what the best type of oils are and how to substitute essential oils for herbs, spices, and extracts in recipes that don’t already have essential oils.

Keto Turmeric & Essential Oil Fat Bombs (dairy-free, nut-free, vegan)

Get anti-inflammatory benefits from these delicious Keto Turmeric and Essential Oil Fat Bombs, flavored with cinnamon, ginger, orange, and black pepper essential oils. These fat bombs are nut-free, dairy-free, and vegan, too!

Keto Toasted Coconut & Chocolate Bars (nut-free, dairy-free, grain-free)

Satisfy your chocolate cravings without the sugar with these nut-free, dairy-free, grain-free Keto Toasted Coconut and Chocolate Bars! This is one easy and delicious keto, low-carb, THM:S chocolate dessert you won’t want to miss!

Dairy-Free Instant Pot Bacon Jalapeño Corn Chowder (with vegan option!)

You won’t miss the heavy cream in this dairy-free Instant Pot Bacon Jalapeño Corn Chowder that’s loaded with flavor, veggies, & a kick of spice. This easy Instant Pot summer recipe can be made year-round with organic, frozen sweet corn, too. And, there’s even a vegan option!

How to Make Fresh Mint Sun Tea (just water, fresh mint, & sunshine!)

How to make fresh mint sun tea? It’s such an easy and magical process, combining fresh-cut peppermint (any variety is fine), clean water, and pure sunshine. For a keto/low-carb mint sun tea, sweeten with stevia; otherwise, you can use raw honey or drink it plain. It’s amazingly refreshing!

Legume & Bean Pastas Aren’t Actually Nourishing Us… Here’s Why

Legume and bean pastas — like chickpea, lentil, black bean, and edamame — are one of the latest trends in “health” food. They’re touted as being higher in protein and nutrients than wheat or other gluten-free pastas. But legume and bean pastas aren’t actually nourishing us… and here’s why.

The BEST Kale Chips Recipe: Spicy Chipotle Kale Chips (dairy-free, nut-free, vegan)

These are the BEST kale chips ever: dairy-free, nut-free, and vegan Chipotle Kale Chips! These picky eater-approved kale chips are awesome for paleo, Whole30, keto, and real food appetizer, game day or party food, healthy snacking, and as a side of “chips” with your favorite burger!

Keto Chai Ice Cream (dairy-free, paleo, vegan) — flavored with essential oils!

It’s super easy to make this low-carb/keto Chai Ice Cream that’s dairy-free, paleo, and vegan — that’s flavored with essential oils! Prefer not to ingest essential oils? No problem — I give dried chai spice measurements, too. This Keto Chai Ice Cream is like your favorite healthy chai latte in ice cream form!

How To Cook a Whole Chicken in the Instant Pot (for easy meal prep!)

Do you know how to cook a whole chicken in the Instant Pot? If not, I’m going to teach you how! Once you do this as part of your meal prep, you can add the meat to soups, use it for chicken salad or topping salads, have chicken tacos, and more!

40+ Keto Baked Goods Made Without Almond Flour (cookies, brownies, breads, cakes, muffins, & more!)

If you’re doing a lot of keto/low-carb baking, you’re probably using a lot of almond flour, right? Here are over 40 keto baked goods made without almond flour, including cookies, cakes, brownies, muffins, breads, and more!