Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

Appetizer

Sizzling Shrimp Scampi

Sizzling Shrimp Scampi

I remember my birthday during 7th grade. My parents took me and 3 friends to dinner at Red Lobster. I can’t remember what I ate, but we did get a virgin fish bowl cocktail, complete with little lobster necklaces as garnish. Of course your first […]

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Deviled Eggs

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Deviled Eggs

I wouldn’t say that Easter is my most favorite holiday. When I was a kid, it seemed bizarre that hard boiled eggs were treated so well. I mean, hard boiled eggs. Not that tasty in comparison to jelly beans and chocolate bunnies. I mean, the […]

Shrimp a la Plancha

Shrimp a la Plancha

As I told you yesterday, I was inspired to make my own Spanish tapas dish based on a dish I recently tried, Squid a la Plancha. Basically it was tender pieces of grilled squid doused in a garlicky roasted red pepper vinaigrette. I posted the […]

Caramelized Onion Turkey Meatballs

Caramelized Onion Turkey Meatballs

Caramelized onions are one of the most delicious recipe additions. On top of a burger, in French onion soup, breakfast casserole…delicious. They should be in more recipes, and in an effort to make that happen, I added them to turkey meatballs. Turkey is one of […]

Smoky Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Smoky Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Happy Halloween! Halloween is my favorite holiday, so for the potluck party at work today, I went all out on my recipe. This recipe was a throwback to the Halloween parties I had when I was a kid. My mom used a plastic candy pail […]

Mushroom Series: Mini Mushroom Pizzas

Mushroom Series: Mini Mushroom Pizzas

For the next part of our Kitchen Pride mushrooms series, I made an appetizer because I wanted to make more than just main courses. When I made this recipe, I had been craving pizza, plus I got a good deal on the turkey sausage and […]

Herbed Potluck Meatballs

Herbed Potluck Meatballs

I was in a bit of a hurry when I took this photo so it’s a bit blurry This past week was our new graduate student potluck that we host every new semester. I enjoy meeting new people but all the while I try to […]

Superstuffed Deviled Eggs

Superstuffed Deviled Eggs

 Here’s another dish I served at Thanksgiving, but of course everyone knows that deviled eggs are perfect for any party any time of the year. What’s special about these was actually part of an accident: as my mom and I were peeling the eggs, a […]

Piccole Torta Pasqualina con Morels (Mini Easter Pies with Morels)

Piccole Torta Pasqualina con Morels (Mini Easter Pies with Morels)

I recently received an email from the folks at Marx Foods to contribute to their Morel Recipe Challenge. I was happy to participate, especially since morels are nearly impossible to come by now that I live in Texas. Back home in Indiana, thanks, to the […]

Zucchini and Potato Torta

Zucchini and Potato Torta

It’s officially taken me weeks to finish up with posting my recipes for my latest get together with the neighbors. I’ve been so busy with school. This past week was our last week of classes, and now next week is finals week. Then it’s summertime…no […]