Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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What I’ve Been Cooking Lately

What I’ve Been Cooking Lately

Though I haven’t spent a lot of time making up my own recipes lately, I have been taking the time to cook some recipes from others! I am fortunate enough to have a lot of nice cookbooks, and sometimes I forget to cook from them […]

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 […]

Momma’s Blackberry Dumplings (Paleo-Style)

Momma’s Blackberry Dumplings (Paleo-Style)

  At my local Sprouts market, blackberries were only $0.88 cents/6 oz container, so I took the opportunity to stock up this weekend. I got 6 packages of blackberries and used them all to create a Paleo version of my all-time favorite dessert, blackberry dumplings. […]

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 […]

Recipe Review: N’Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from The Food Lovers Primal Palate Cookbook

Recipe Review: N’Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from The Food Lovers Primal Palate Cookbook

N’oatmeal Raisin Cookies from the Food Lover’s Primal Palate As I mentioned before, the last month involved submitting 3 scholarship applications, an exam, and a big project. Needless to say I a lot of my cooking has been pared down. The last two days, however, […]

Pumpkin Casserole

Pumpkin Casserole

Even though pumpkins are more associated with autumn and the holiday season, I love them year round. I have actually acquired a love for all types of squash, so I like to find as many ways to use each variety! For instance, last night I […]

Twice-Baked Honey Nut Acorn Squash

Twice-Baked Honey Nut Acorn Squash

Even though I had to get up early for my flight back home on Saturday, I had enough energy to cook my family and myself a nice meal. I have been so devoted to studying for finals that I hadn’t cooked anything elaborate in weeks! […]

Grain-Free Sweet Potato Crisp

Grain-Free Sweet Potato Crisp

I’m so glad to be back in Indiana with my family. I haven’t been home in a long time, and I really deserved a break. I made it through my tough semester, doing really well, if I might add. I got my dissertation proposal and […]

Paleo Peach Crumble

Paleo Peach Crumble

Perhaps it’s just regional, but right now in my supermarket peaches are looking amazing. Compared to Indiana, I think peaches must run later in the season. The main reason I noticed this is because I went to the supermarket with the idea that I was […]

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 […]