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Maple Sugar-Sweetened Strawberry Rhubarb Apple Jam

Maple Sugar-Sweetened Strawberry Rhubarb Apple Jam

I was at Whole Foods a few weeks ago and saw a huge display of strawberries and rhubarb, which reminded me that my boyfriend requested that I make strawberry rhubarb pie. I guess I am a good girlfriend because I made a strawberry rhubarb sweet […]

Monday Musings: Happiness Project – April

Monday Musings: Happiness Project – April

The beginning of the year started out rocky, as I relayed in my last Monday Musings post. This month I set some new goals for myself as re-addressed old goals that were starting to slip. I had gotten out the other habit of exercising while […]

Recipe Roundup: 12 Paleo & Primal Chicken Recipes

Recipe Roundup: 12 Paleo & Primal Chicken Recipes

Chicken is one of the most versatile and easy to cook sources of protein. From light and refreshing dishes like salads to soul-warming roasted dishes, chicken is perfect for them all. Here is a list of 12 chicken recipes that are perfect for your Paleo […]

Smoked Salmon Cobb Salad

Smoked Salmon Cobb Salad

When I was about twelve years old my family and I went on vacation to Disney World. One thing I remember about the trip was visiting the Hollywood Brown Derby. I remember my parents sharing the famous Cobb Salad, which consists of finely chopped ingredients: […]

Sweet Apple and Caramelized Onion Breakfast Sausage

Sweet Apple and Caramelized Onion Breakfast Sausage

I’ve been enjoying experimenting with the Primal Palate spices I recently ordered! If you follow me on Instagram, I included the spices I recently purchased in a story. I found my spices through Amazon and purchased the Breakfast Blend, Apple Pie Spice, Seafood Seasoning, and Barbecue […]

Three Seed Banana Tahini Muffins

Three Seed Banana Tahini Muffins

I’ve been following beauty guru Julia Graf since she started her YouTube channel in 2008. I began watching her while I was working towards my master’s degree and was searching for the perfect makeup for a Halloween party. I was searching for Corpse Bride makeup for tutorials at […]

Sizzling Shrimp Scampi

Sizzling Shrimp Scampi

I remember my birthday during 7th grade. My parents took me and 3 friends to dinner at Red Lobster. I can’t remember what I ate, but we did get a virgin fish bowl cocktail, complete with little lobster necklaces as garnish. Of course your first […]

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Deviled Eggs

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Deviled Eggs

I wouldn’t say that Easter is my most favorite holiday. When I was a kid, it seemed bizarre that hard boiled eggs were treated so well. I mean, hard boiled eggs. Not that tasty in comparison to jelly beans and chocolate bunnies. I mean, the […]

Shrimp a la Plancha

Shrimp a la Plancha

As I told you yesterday, I was inspired to make my own Spanish tapas dish based on a dish I recently tried, Squid a la Plancha. Basically it was tender pieces of grilled squid doused in a garlicky roasted red pepper vinaigrette. I posted the […]

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 […]