Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Paleo Halloween: Low-Carb Dairy-Free Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Mousse

Paleo Halloween: Low-Carb Dairy-Free Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Mousse

Fall is all about pumpkin spice, but combined with chocolate and it turns a comforting favorite into a decadent dessert. Earlier this week, I posted a rich, decadent and ketogenic diet-friendly Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Fat Bombs, which are perfect for an evening treat with a […]

Chimichurri Chicken Salad

Chimichurri Chicken Salad

Since my boyfriend deployed to Texas to help with the hurricane relief, I’ve basically been cooking, working, and sticking to my Happiness Project goals.  The more I cook, the more inspired I get to cook. I have had ideas flooding to me. I have about […]

Dairy-Free Chocolate Pecan Fudge

Dairy-Free Chocolate Pecan Fudge

This recipe didn’t go how I planned at all, but the results are delicious! I planned to make a layered dairy-free chocolate pecan toffee inspired by a YouTube video. The final step, where the chocolate chips are added, didn’t work. There wasn’t enough heat to […]

Spice Roasted Carrot Salad with Arugula, Quinoa, Pumpkin Seeds, and Lime Vinaigrette

Spice Roasted Carrot Salad with Arugula, Quinoa, Pumpkin Seeds, and Lime Vinaigrette

Towards the end of grape harvest I spent a lot of time in Sonoma, which gave me time to eat at one of my favorite gourmet delis, the Dry Creek General Store. I’m still avoiding wheat, so sandwiches were out (however they do offer gluten […]

Paleo Halloween: Smoky Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Paleo Halloween: 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 […]