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Paleo Halloween Dinner: Quick Braised Red Cabbage with Green Apple

Paleo Halloween Dinner: Quick Braised Red Cabbage with Green Apple

I’ve given you a couple of Dracula-inspired Paleo-approved main courses (check em out here and here!) so it’s about time I gave you a side dish that would be perfect with these Eastern-European dishes.I imagine the peasants in Bram Stoker’s Dracula cooking cabbage. The scent […]

Paleo Halloween Dinner: Eggplant Impletata Inspired by Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Paleo Halloween Dinner: Eggplant Impletata Inspired by Bram Stoker’s Dracula

I have lots of fresh eggplant from my garden to help me with this next recipe!Part two of my recipes inspired by Bram Stoker’s Dracula is Eggplant Impletata, or stuffed eggplant, which has quite a few interpretations across cultures. As described in the text: “I […]

Paleo Halloween Dinner: Stake Steaks Inspired by Robber Steaks from Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Paleo Halloween Dinner: Stake Steaks Inspired by Robber Steaks from Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Halloween is my favorite holiday, and considering my goals for October’s Happiness Project I have lots of spooky recipes coming at you this week! I thought of this one back in December. When it was more appropriate to be reading A Christmas Carol, I was […]

Outfits of the Week (OOTW): February 7-14 + Valentine’s Weekend!

Outfits of the Week (OOTW): February 7-14 + Valentine’s Weekend!

Not only am I showing you some of my recent outfits, but also what I did over the weekend! I traveled a lot, some for fun and some for an errand, but I took pictures along the way to share with you. Plaid flannel shirts […]

Monday Musings: “New Years Resolutions”

Monday Musings: “New Years Resolutions”

I hope your holiday season has been merry and bright! As we turn to the New Year, we often start thinking about all the stuff we said we were going to do but didn’t do in the last year. The resolutions we made and stuck […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ham and Spinach Crustless Quiche

Ham and Spinach Crustless Quiche

I’m glad to have another recipe to post, because my appetite has been off this week due to a cold and/or allergies and I just didn’t feel like cooking anything until this morning. I don’t know what I got a hold of, but I’ve just […]

Hidden Liver Stuffed Peppers

Hidden Liver Stuffed Peppers

Two of my most favorite Paleo meatloaf recipes are BoarBaconlicious Meatloaf from Delightful Tastebuds and Egg-Free, Tomato-Free (Hidden Liver) Paleo Meatloaf from The Paleo Mom. I used both these recipes as an inspiration for a stuffing for bell peppers. For some reason, colored bell peppers […]

Paleo Holiday Recipe Roundup

Paleo Holiday Recipe Roundup

So it’s the holiday season and you’re worried your going to have to abandon ship on your grain-free Paleo/Primal diet. I’ve come up with a list of my favorite recipes from this site to keep you on track! From holiday brunches to ideas for using […]