Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Whole 30 Day 14

Whole 30 Day 14

Last night I listened to my body when it said “go to bed early,” so I woke up feeling really refreshed this morning. It was exactly what I needed. I was pretty hungry for breakfast, too, so I made a nice big meal of 2 […]

Whole 30 Day 13

Whole 30 Day 13

Kind of having one of those days where I’m just clumsier than usual…which is a normal state for me, so today was pretty bad. It started a day ago when I got home to find my dishwasher had backed up through my garbage disposal and […]

First PaleoPax Monthly Tasting Box

First PaleoPax Monthly Tasting Box

Last week I received my first box from PaleoPax, an online store for Paleo snacks. I signed up for a month-to-month plan, and the main reason I signed up is because I had a coupon code from Fast Paleo, one of my favorite recipe resources. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Venetian Carrot Cake

Venetian Carrot Cake

 In continuation of my dinner party description from the previous post, I made a Venetian-themed dessert as well. It was a carrot cake recipe was featured on Nigella Lawson’s show Nigella Kitchen. Again, it happened to be gluten free because instead of wheat flour, it […]

Gingerbread Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Gingerbread Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Happy birthday, dad! Here’s a special recipe I made for him. In our family, he’s known as the cookie monster and can down cookies so fast you wouldn’t believe it. For his birthday treat, I made him cookies, naturally, but I had trouble deciding which […]

Gingered Apple, Carrot, and Raisin Salad

Gingered Apple, Carrot, and Raisin Salad

Here is the first recipe to come from my farmers’ market finds: a colorful carrot raisin salad using purple carrots and the French garden carrots. I’ve always loved carrot raisin salad. My mom happens to make a really good one with pineapple in it. I […]

Banana Raisin Peanut Bread

Banana Raisin Peanut Bread

I have a habit of clipping recipes out of magazines and never using them. The other day, however, I came across one interesting recipe that I must have clipped out of Vegetarian Times years ago. Actually, it looks like one of those recipes that comes […]