Have a Whole Foods Thanksgiving, Ya’ll

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Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and Pinterest has been flooded with all sorts of awesome recipes. I’ve been scrolling and drooling like a mad-woman. We all know that Thanksgiving is a day of food comas, football and family drama. I mean, just family.

If you’re interested in tweaking recipes to make them fit your whole-food-mantra like I am, make sure to check out my recipe round-up from some of my favorite bloggers for a Whole Food Thanksgiving that would make a Pilgrim blush with pride.

Dranks, Ya’ll

Raise your hand if you love eggnog…

*enthusiastically raises hand and says “ooh, ooh!”*

Egg Nog Three Ways from Paleo Parents
(dairy and refined sugar-free)


Mulled Apple Cider from The Pioneer Woman



(Code for stuff to gob on before you really gob)

Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potato Bites from Food Renegade

Broccoli Bites from Food Renegade

Christmas Wreath Vegetable Platter from Divine Health from the Inside Out


Main Course

No Thanksgiving is complete without a free-range, pastured turkey, right?

How to cook a pastured turkey from Mommypotamus


Or maybe Pasture-Raised Organic Ham?

Homemade Honey Baked Ham from Divine Health from the Inside Out


Side Dishes

Stuff to Squeeze Beside Your Turkey

Green Bean Casserole (gluten-free) from Divine Health from the Inside Out

Scalloped Potatoes (dairy and grain-free) from Food Your Body Will Thank You For

Pepper Kefir Cauliflower Mash from Food Your Body Will Thank You For

Paleo Thanksgiving Stuffing from A Girl Worth Saving

Natural Jellied Cranberry Sauce from The Nourishing Herbalist



I’m sorry, but desserts are the real reason I go to Thanksgiving.

Double Layer Fudge (Paleo) from PaleOMG

Chocolate Truffles (Paleo, GAPS) from Health Home Happy

Chocolate Mud Cake (Grain-free, GAPS, Paleo) from Kehoe’s Kitchen

Paleo Pumpkin Pie from The Healthy Foodie

Dairy and Grain-Free Cheesecake from Honey, Ghee and Me



This is a recipe round-up (collection of recipes by various bloggers) and photo attribution goes to each individual blog noted above photos. Each photo is linked to the original post for the recipe.

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