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Yeast Free Ketchup

Yeast Free Ketchup

Ketchup is such a staple condiment and kids probably eat more ketchup than they do actual food at some meals.  Ketchup however is problematic for the candida dieter because it contains vinegar and sugar.  I was not sure if it was possible to

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Yeast Free Marinara Sauce

Yeast Free Marinara Sauce

I can still remember the first time I had marinara sauce.  It was actually at my friend Catherine’s house when I was 11 years old.  I think that this was such a unique experience for me because marinara sauce was so vastly different from my

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Yeast Free Hummus

Yeast Free Hummus

Who knew that mashed up chickpeas could taste so good.  Hummus is one of my favorite dips and I am so happy that hummus is candida diet friendly.  It took me quite a while to attempt making hummus at home.  My local Greek Restaurant makes

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Yeast Free Beef Stir Fry

Yeast Free Beef Stir Fry

I started making stir fry several years ago and it is one of the few meals that I did not need to give up when embarking on the candida diet .  Stir fry is a meal that I never really minded cooking even when I was deep in my processed food

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Quick Candida Diet Meal Ideas

Yeast Free Rotisserie Chicken

One of the hardest things about living yeast free is the need to prepare most meals and even ingredients used in preparing meals from scratch.  This is extremely time consuming and requires planning, patience and diligence.   It has been my

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Why Is the Candida Diet So Hard to Stick to?

Why is the candida diet so hard to stick to?  This question comes to my mind at about 5:45PM as I am trying to prepare a candida diet appropriate meal for dinner.  The thought vanishes pretty quickly as I am armed with the Candida Control Cookbook

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Yeast Free Meatballs

Yeast Free Meatballs

I never realized that there was any other way to enjoy meatballs other than with spaghetti and tomato sauce.  Over the years however I have witnessed the versatility of the meatball first hand.  I have enjoyed meatball appetizers, meatball

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Sugar and Candida

Sugar and Candida

Years before I ever looked at a candida diet foods list, I knew that I should not be consuming sugar.  I didn’t know anything about sugar and candida, but I did know that when I ate sugar I felt like crap.  If I ate anything really sugary I

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Yeast Free Brown Rice Pilaf

Yeast Free Brown Rice Pilaf

I actually love brown rice.  You may think that I am just fooling myself since I have to eat it on the candida diet but it’s true.  I honestly prefer the taste of brown rice to white rice.  I do understand that some of you may think that I

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Yeast Free Egg Drop Soup

Yeast Free Egg Drop Soup

Chinese is my favorite type of take-out food.  Unfortunately, there are very few things, if any at all I can still enjoy at the Chinese food restaurant.  Chinese food contains tons of ingredients that are problematic when on the candida diet. 

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