Category Archives: dressings & sauces

Roasted Red Pepper Dressing {Paleo + Vegan}

This healthy roasted red pepper dressing is bright and flavorful! The perfect colorful and nutrient dense addition to brighten up any dish. Not only delicious with a healthy green salad, but also pairs well with chicken and salmon! Paleo + vegan friendly!

Side view of a jar of bright orange roasted red pepper dressing next to a cut lime and a bowl of salad greens

A quick note on this recipe! The original version of this post was published back in 2015. Since then I’ve re-tested the recipe, updated the photographs, and the content. I’m republishing it for you today to enjoy! I hope you continue to make and love this delicious and healthy salad dressing. xo


I am totally a believer in the power of a perfect salad dressing. You know the one: the texture coats your salad greens PERFECTLY, and there’s just enough sweet, sour, and salty to hit all the right notes. It adds something unique to your meal but never over power’s the other flavors.

That my friends, is this healthy roasted red pepper dressing in a nutshell.

SALAD GAME ON, BABES!

Close up view of the inside of a jar of bright orange roasted red pepper dressing
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The Best Dairy Free Ranch Dressing {paleo + whole30}

This dairy free ranch dressing is made with a few simple ingredients that you likely already have on hand, with none of the junky ingredients that are in the bottles at the store. Plus it’s ready in 5 MINUTES! So delicious as a dip or a dressing for your favorite salad. A healthy and tasty alternative to everyone’s favorite dipping sauce.

45 degree angle view of a jar of homemade dairy free ranch with herbs and cucumbers on a wooden board

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Ranch dressing and I are BFF’S.

Like best friends FOR-EV-ER. Till the day I die. Because it’s:

  • Freaking delicious
  • Super easy to make
  • Versatile
  • Really healthy if you do it right

I would go as far as saying that it’s made of magic. You can make a suuuper simple meal, top it with this amazing ranch dressing, and it tastes INCREDIBLE.

Maybe that’s why there’s shirts for sale on the internet that say “ranch dressing is a blessing”? 😂

And honestly I have to agree. (Although I’m not sure I’m ready to buy the shirt yet 😉)

A creamy, garlicky, herb flecked dressing that is super easy to make, versatile, and nourishing? COUNT ME IN.

In this post I’m going to share with you my recipe for the best dairy free ranch dressing that also happens to be paleo and whole30 friendly. I’ll teach you how to make it from scratch and also give you some tips to make the most of your new favorite dressing!

Straight on view of a jar of homemade dairy free ranch with lemon, herbs, and cucumbers on a wooden board
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Easy Homemade Avocado Oil Mayonnaise {paleo + whole30 friendly}

This easy homemade avocado oil mayonnaise is made in just a few minutes with only 5 simple ingredients for a clean and healthy alternative to store-bought mayonnaise that is thick and delicious! 

This easy homemade avocado oil mayonnaise is made in just a few minutes with only 5 simple ingredients for a clean and healthy alternative to store-bought mayonnaise that is thick and delicious! 

What’s up mayo lovers?! 

Can I call you that? 

Maybe it’s the midwest girl in me but I am team mayo ALL THE WAY and I’m so excited to show my fellow mayo lovers (too much? I’ll stop 😝) how to make this crazy easy + delicious homemade avocado oil mayonnaise.

I’m just going to start by saying that there is definitely a learning curve when it comes to cleaning up the ingredients in your pantry + refrigerator. 

It took my awhile to sort all all the swaps and ingredients that make up a healthy kitchen. One thing that I learned in this process is that not all mayonnaise is created equal! It’s one of those condiments that has a super wide range between totally inflammatory and full of healthy and nourishing ingredients.

And when given those options, I’ll always take the second!

Especially when it’s also basically the best tasting mayo that you’ll ever have 😉 Continue reading