I promised I’d be making tortellini soon! In case you missed it, this tortellini recipe is the product of a craving I’ve been having tortellini for YEARS. I know tortellini seems like a super random craving, and it was. I think it has something to do with my obsession with cute-looking food — tortellini are so darn cute and therefore fun to eat! Regardless, my craving was just made all the worse because…
I know, this would have been better served to post BEFORE the Super Bowl… But considering I made it for the super bowl, there were no pictures to post before that. But any day is a good day for guac, amiright? I’m a very visual person when it comes to food — if it doesn’t look appetizing I don’t want it. This is why I don’t like mayo, and why all the beige food at Thanksgiving (turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, bread…) isn’t appealing to me. And also why guac freaked me out for so long. Green slime? No thanks…
Can you believe January is already OVER?! I don’t know about y’all, but that went by so fast. And the end of January means… I’ve also gone an entire month without refined sugar! Today we’re going to dive into my observations & thoughts on how it went!
WTF are FODMAPs?!
FODMAPs are fermentable carbohydrates — AKA a part of some foods (like apples, wheat, and beans) that ferment in the gut, causing stomach pain and bloating. If you’ve been diagnosed with IBS or just feel miserable every time you eat, the low FODMAP diet might be for you!
Looking for recipes?
All the recipes that I create are suitable for anyone following the low FODMAP diet or looking to ease digestive discomfort. They’re also healthy and delicious!
The kitchen is my happy place. It’s where I go to de-stress, it’s my creative outlet outside of work. So when I started following the low FODMAP diet in 2014, I took the lengthy list of “foods to avoid” as a challenge to keep making awesomely delicious food (that made me feel awesome too). This blog is a place for me to share my thoughts, experiments, and what I’ve leaned over the past few years. Welcome!
New to FODMAPs? Start here.
What are FODMAPs?
Read about FODMAPs and why the low FODMAP diet benefits people with IBS and digestive discomfort.
Getting Started on the Low FODMAP Diet
Read this for help getting started on the low FODMAP diet!