Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Paleo Tangerine-Chipotle Vinaigrette

Paleo Tangerine-Chipotle Vinaigrette

Spoiler alert! On Monday, after months of hiatus, I am coming at you with a Monday Musings! I have the urge to revive my Happiness Project, this recipe will be perfect for one of the resolutions I want to revive: have a salad. During my […]

Golden Beet and Orange Salad with Toasted Sunflower Seeds and Pickled Red Onion

Golden Beet and Orange Salad with Toasted Sunflower Seeds and Pickled Red Onion

A lot of people can’t stand beets. I used to be one of them. I’m not sure what my motivation was to start tuning my taste buds to like beets, but one thing that made me love them was a mandarin orange and beet salad. […]

Basil, Nectarine and Blueberry Salad with Chicken and Feta

Basil, Nectarine and Blueberry Salad with Chicken and Feta

Are you the type of person that hates salad? I’m not, but I bet you hate salad because of taste-less greens. But this salad has a secret weapon! Fresh basil leaves right in the greens. I used spring mix as well, which typically has a […]

Spanish Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette

Spanish Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette

Recently I had tapas at a restaurant called La Taberna in downtown Napa, Ca. My boyfriend and I shared Squid a la Plancha, which was pan-seared pieces of squid dressed with a vinaigrette. Just by taste, the vinaigrette had a good dose of garlic, bits […]

What I Ate Wednesday: 21 Day Fix with Paleo Meals (3/30/16)

What I Ate Wednesday: 21 Day Fix with Paleo Meals (3/30/16)

Hey everyone! Happy April Fools! I can’t believe it’s been a whole month since I posted a WIAW. Since then, I started to get settled in my new job and town. I’ve actually taken pics every Wednesday of what I ate, but I never make […]

Paleo French-Style Salad Dressing

Paleo French-Style Salad Dressing

The week is going by way too fast. I have so many projects going on, and I have a hard time doing bits and pieces of them. I just want to dive in a cross them off my list. Maybe it’s because I’m working on […]

My Favorite Homemade Mayonnaise

My Favorite Homemade Mayonnaise

Making a batch of homemade mayonnaise is becoming a weekly habit because it’s so versatile. It’s also a lot tastier than the store-bought stuff. You can dress a salad with it, use it in a dip, fish cakes, or just slather it on anything that […]

Whole 30 Day 23

Whole 30 Day 23

I thought I was feeling good around Day 10 or so, but now I feel as if I have rocket fuel in me. Yeah, work makes me tired, but not weary and like I “can’t go on!” It’s a good kind of tired, the kind […]

Whole 30 Day 19

Whole 30 Day 19

This is going to be a busy week for me because I’m ending an experiment and starting another one. Today I went to my out of town site. Unfortunately, my breakfast wasn’t enough for the level of work I was doing, and I got hungry […]

Whole 30 Day 16

Whole 30 Day 16

It’s all downhill from here! I was so tempted to step on the scale this morning…I actually put my toe on it, but then I told myself I will ruin my moment of triumph if I peek at the scale now! I feel a little […]