Look ma, no steroids! How I healed my hand eczema in less than a week

MY HAND ECZEMA IS GONE! In the span of a week, the redness and irritation on my hands quickly decreased.

bone broth

Bone Broth

Ever since I discovered 1) the health benefits of homemade bone broth and B) the cost effectiveness of making it myself, I haven’t looked back.


Why DIY Paleo is going temporarily egg-free and nut-free

For the next few months, you can expect to see a lot more egg- and nut-free recipes on DIY Paleo.

hair after mask

Clay Hair Mask

The one thing that keeps my hair looking acceptable for a day or two post-wash is this clay hair mask.

candied pecans

Candied Pecans

These are stupid simple to make and amazing to keep around for dessert. You can also sub the pecans for other kinds of nuts.


Beef Cheek Barbacoa

Beef cheek barbacoa is what you wish Chipotle tasted like. It’s tender, fatty, and falls apart in the pot.

russian sauerkraut

Russian Sauerkraut

I’m a big fan of home fermentation projects, and homemade sauerkraut is excellent for DIY probiotics. We eat a couple of spoonfuls of this kraut nearly every day.

whipped cream

Coconut Whipped Cream

Coconut whipped cream actually tastes VERY similar to the dairy variety, and it saves the pumpkin pie every time.


Mint Chip Brownies

These mint chip brownies, therefore, are lighter and cakier than most brownie mixes you’d find in the grocery store. And there’s a special ingredient.

dandelion root latte

Dandelion Root Latte

For those days when I just miss the taste of coffee, I make this dandelion root latte. Dandelion supports the liver, and when boiled, the roasted root is the closest coffee substitute I’ve ever tried.