I just Googled all over for info on the dangers of spoiled almond milk and for some odd reason the 'net seems completely devoid of information, or my seemingly ideal query phrases are deeply flawed. Can anyone here tell me about the dangers of... (more)
Quick! Take some activated charcoal pills. They'll absorb most of whatever toxins are in it.
I made a smoothie and I was going to put vannila extract in but I accidentally put in almond extract made with bitter almond oil, I realized it was almond extract and got most of it out with a spoon before I blended it but there was still a bit in... (more)
My husband and I have started to "go paleo" but we keep coming up against the same problem. Almost all recipes use almond flour, and we recently discovered my husband is allergic to almond flour (along with coconut, eggs, and honey!) Are there... (more)
Does it have to do with the freshness of the almonds? Where they were grown? How they were grown? The type of almonds?
Is almond butter a better paleo alternative to let's say, JIF peanut butter? I like eating a little peanut butter with a banana or apple.. But I know it's not the best option. I'm just wondering if almond butter is better? And better with the... (more)
Does anyone else find that you can't stop at just ONE nut? It's horrid. I just baked some almond flour crackers and I ate the ENTIRE BATCH within a few hours. It was 1.5 cups worth of almond flour and 0.5 cup of coconut, and now I just feel sick... (more)
I went to Whole Foods yesterday to purchase Blanched Almond Flour. Couldn't find any so I asked a guy there to help me find it. He couldn't. He then asked what I was using it for and I said baking, paleo pumpkin bread to be exact. He commented... (more)
I saw a recipes that called for almond flour. As I am allergic to all nuts except peanuts an coconut, what can I use to substitute for the almond flour? I have tried using coconut flour in recipies but it never seems to turn out right, either to... (more)
I recently had lab results indicating high sensitivity to coconut and tomatoes. This surprised me because I drink coconut or coconut/almond blend milk daily - twice/day to mix with my glutamine supplement with no reaction (same with the tomatoes... (more)
Craving some Matzoh Ball soup and can't find a Paleo (or I'd even go for just gluten free!) recipe that doesn't include almond flour (I'm allergic to almonds, so that's a no go, unfortunately-- but I can have any other nuts and seeds!) Before I... (more)
Hello All I have been "working" this new lifestyle for a few weeks now, and truly loving it. With that I have a dear friend who would like to give it a try. A lot of the recipes I have seen and tried call for Almond Meal / flour. My friend is... (more)
I recently made a pancake/ flatbread thing for my 18 month old daughter using ground roasted chestnuts ( not water chestnuts) and egg yolks, which she loved. I don't know anything about chestnuts. Are they paleo? Ok to give to a baby on fairly... (more)
My almost 3 yr old has been on raw milk for 2 years, but our source has run dry and we have just recently gone to strict paleo (whole30 challenge). I've had her on Almond milk for a few weeks now and I'm thinking, "is this really all that good for... (more)
Hello: I'm 18, male, and 230 lbs. (not excessively overweight, for i am 6'1, but i wish to have a less fat %). So! My question: How much almond milk can i drink (i will list the ingredients) and still lose weight on the diet per day?... (more)
Hi, I am 16 years old and have been following the paleo lifestyle for a year. After eating a 2 egg omlet for breakfast I was starving so broke into 1/3 jar of almond butter and mixed it with a tablespoon coconut manna, vanilla, cinnamon and a... (more)
Okay, I think I might know the answer, but I just wanted clarification. =P I'm going to be making cookies and though the recipe calls for "blanched almond flour", I was wondering whether I could get away with using almond meal instead. The... (more)
I'm new to the whole Paleo/Primal living, and I don't live near a Whole Foods or other health food store (small town Texas...gotta love it!!). I'm having a tough time finding coconut/almond flour. Can I use a vitamix dry blade to meal whole... (more)
Has anyone seen/tried the non-dairy "yogurt" made with almonds? I saw it in the store last week, and from what I remember it's dairy-, soy-, and gluten-free, with about 12g sugar/serving. Is it worth a try?
Hi, I know almond butter has been talked about a lot on here, but looking at my label I'm noticing that per serving there are 17g of fat... 1g of sat fat, 3g of polyunsaturated, 11g monounsaturated. We always talk about the lousy o3:o6 ratio of... (more)
Until now I have been using almond flour and coconut flour when baking muffins, pancakes etc. But then I found this website that has a list of grain-free foods and among a lot of foods I noticed Buckwheat and Quinoa. I googled the two and found... (more)
almond butter is a good source of selenium and other minerals but are the PUFAs a concern? i eat a couple tablespoons a day with my eggs and blueberries for breakfast. Is it healthy to eat almond butter daily?
You boil the almond meal with the milk with some flax seed, it gives you that oatmeal consistency, and a good alternative to oatmeal.