Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Whole 30 Day 2

Whole 30 Day 2

When I woke up this morning, I was just not hungry, so I worked at home entering Excel data and drank some loose leaf oolong tea. Perhaps my big dinner and snack of cherries at the movie was carrying over. I went to the drive-in […]

Paleo Double Chocolate Banana Nut Brownie Muffins

Paleo Double Chocolate Banana Nut Brownie Muffins

    My family came to visit me this past week, and of course we cooked a lot of good food! Besides cooking, we ventured to Fredericksburg and San Antonio, Texas. Fredericksburg is an American Viticultural Area that is nestled into the bigger Texas Hill […]

More Snacks and Dinner the Other Night

More Snacks and Dinner the Other Night

I received my order of nuts, dried fruit, and teas from Nuts Online this week, and I wanted to post all the stuff I got. I ordered some stuff in the beginning of February, but I ran out of most of those things and I […]

Party Food—Return of the Gluten-Free Chocolate Coconut Cake

Party Food—Return of the Gluten-Free Chocolate Coconut Cake

  I went to a barbeque recently and decided to take a gluten-free dessert. Chocolate makes a lot of people happy, so I took my Gluten-Free Chocolate Coconut Cake. It was my first time taking a grain-free Paleo dessert, so I was a bit nervous […]

Sweet Potato Fritters

Sweet Potato Fritters

While it is partially a bummer when I am running out of food and have to take the time to go to the store, it is also a blessing in disguise because I am forced to be creative with food. For instance, this Saturday when […]

Snack Time!

Snack Time!

Lately I’ve been trying to come up with some new snacks to take with myself on campus and anywhere else I need to be. I typically always have one snack with me no matter where I go, whether it’s in my backpack or purse. It’s […]

Apple Cinnamon Coconut Flour Muffins

Apple Cinnamon Coconut Flour Muffins

I’ve been spending a lot of time cooking other people’s recipes that I haven’t been making any of my own! I am fortunate enough to have a lot of fabulous cookbooks, and I have been enjoying trying new things. For instance, I made Grandma’s Easy […]

Curried Butternut Squash and Coconut Soup

Curried Butternut Squash and Coconut Soup

It’s really not that cold yet here in west Texas, but I am already craving my fall favorites, especially butternut squash. I had time to prepare some dishes with my seasonal favorite this past weekend because it was was fall break. The first one is […]

Gluten-Free Chocolate Coconut Cake

Gluten-Free Chocolate Coconut Cake

I can’t believe how long it’s been since I posted something and I feel really bad about that. I have been swept up in exams (biochem and plant physiology) and also prepping for my wine tasting class takes a lot of time out of my […]

Coconut, Date, and Walnut Lunchbox Treats

Coconut, Date, and Walnut Lunchbox Treats

  It’s nearly time for another semester to start. I just got my back-to-school haircut today and a few new clothes the other day. I’m kind of looking forward to classes starting because I am taking a wine tasting lab, which should help me out […]