Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Piperade Egg Cups (21 Day Fix-Approved and Paleo)

Piperade Egg Cups (21 Day Fix-Approved and Paleo)

I recently read Julia Child’s autobiography, My Life in France, which has been a great source of inspiration for me in the kitchen and for my life in general. I went to the library and got Mastering the Art of French Cooking Vol I and […]

Tomato and Summer Squash Parmesan

Tomato and Summer Squash Parmesan

Most of my summer has been spent in the vineyard, but I did manage to pick up a new hobby. I live in a back house, which is a rental behind a main house. My neighbors in the front house moved away in July, and […]

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 […]

Steak Salad with Walnuts and Blue Cheese

Steak Salad with Walnuts and Blue Cheese

I made it back to California! Though it was hard to leave my family, I was looking forward to getting back because I love it here. On the way from Indy to Chicago I had a delay so I had to Oprah power walk to […]

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 […]

Savory Roasted Root Vegetable Hash

Savory Roasted Root Vegetable Hash

I didn’t realize it had been since February since I last posted. I’ve made many changes in my life, mainly taking a new job in California and thus finished my cross-country move that was 7 years in the making. I’d set an intention to move […]

Roasted Beet and Mandarin Salad

Roasted Beet and Mandarin Salad

Since starting to eat according to a Paleo template July 2011, I have grown an appreciation for several foods that I didn’t really care for all that much before. One of those much detested foods was beets! The first time I tasted a beet that […]

Caramelized Onion and Sausage Egg Casserole

Caramelized Onion and Sausage Egg Casserole

I made a big egg casserole with some sausages I got at my first trip to our new Costco (that place is awesome!). They’re nitrite-free chicken apple sausages and I paired them with caramelized onions. I seasoned the eggs with sage, because sage and breakfast […]

Sausage, Pepper, and Onion Frittata with Cheddar Cheese

Sausage, Pepper, and Onion Frittata with Cheddar Cheese

This sausage, pepper, and onion frittata is one of my most favorite breakfasts I have been preparing lately.  It’s really filling so I feel satisfied until lunch. Sausage, Pepper, and Onion Frittata with Cheddar CheesePrintable Recipe 1 lb breakfast sausage (I used pork, but you […]

Sugar Snap Peas with Peppers, Onions, and Almonds

Sugar Snap Peas with Peppers, Onions, and Almonds

I recently joined a friend while she was shopping at Sam’s wholesale club, and walked out with huge bags of fresh veggies. At the time I bought them, I thought I was being such a good money saver, and then I got home and realized […]