• Low Lectin Diet Sends Autoimmune Diseases into Remission

    March 26, 2018lectinfreemama

    Over the weekend of March 20-23, 2018, the American Heart Association held its EPI|Lifestyle 2018 Scientific Sessions in New Orleans, Louisiana. Over 700 physicians, dietitians, nurses, and other health scientists gathered to learn and present their latest research findings in the field of cardio-metabolic health and epidemiology. It sounds like a snooze fest for the…

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  • Fettuccine Alfredo with Fresh Spring Vegetables

    March 24, 2018lectinfreemama

    There’s a real grieving process upon switching to a lectin-free diet. I don’t know what else to call it: the urge to eat old comfort-food favorites (like fettuccine alfredo) is so strong, many people have to remove them from the house altogether or even avoid eating out for several months. There were days I literally…

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  • Essential Cookware for the Lectin-Free Kitchen

    March 19, 2018lectinfreemama

    Transitioning to a healthier lifestyle¬†guarantees you’ll be cooking more from home. Home-cooking ensures that nothing but compliant, whole ingredients are going into your food. Also, many of the things you’ll want to eat simply aren’t available in a package or at a restaurant. The downside is–for those who’ve been surviving off the microwave and one…

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  • Chicken & Goat Cheese Enchiladas

    March 2, 2018lectinfreemama

    I thought it was a challenge making lectin-free chili, but chicken enchiladas proved to be a tough contender. How does one make enchiladas without corn, corn tortillas, cheddar cheese, and the dish-defining green chili sauce? It can be done. Fair warning, though: it’s a labor intensive process that requires at least an hour. The good…

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