Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

Tag: Nuts

Vanilla-Banana Chia Pudding (21 Day Sugar Detox-Compliant)

Vanilla-Banana Chia Pudding (21 Day Sugar Detox-Compliant)

I hate getting a cold in the springtime. Just when I think I’m out of the woods for a wintertime cold, I wake up on a lovely May day and my throat is on fire. Then I can’t stop coughing. And the only thing I […]

Gluten-Free Popcorn-Pistachio Macaroons with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

Gluten-Free Popcorn-Pistachio Macaroons with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

It’s been two years since I moved to California and it’s become my new home. However, I’m still an Indiana girl at heart. What do you think of when you think of Indiana? Corn. And maybe cows. But corn should be pretty high on your […]

Green Beans with Mustard and Pine Nuts (21 Day Fix-Approved and Paleo)

Green Beans with Mustard and Pine Nuts (21 Day Fix-Approved and Paleo)

I’ve been watching a lot of cooking shows lately, mainly anything I can find on YouTube featuring Julia Child. Videos from the show Two Fat Ladies were listed under my recommended videos so I decided to give them a try and ended up loving them. […]

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 […]

All About Almonds! Three New Recipes

All About Almonds! Three New Recipes

When I learned about the almond project at NUTS.com, it got me thinking about all the ways I include almonds in my meals and snacks, and I realized almonds are on my table all the time! Since I recently relocated to California, one of the […]

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 […]

Grain-Free Coco-Nutty Pumpkin Bread

Grain-Free Coco-Nutty Pumpkin Bread

Recently I had a head cold that I, thankfully, got over quickly. I was craving pumpkin bread, so I used my apple cinnamon coconut flour muffin recipe as a template recipe. This is just as good as the wheat-based version, in my opinion! The consistency […]

Chicken and Vegetable Patties

Chicken and Vegetable Patties

A well-made roasted chicken is a great springboard for creative recipes all week long. Not only does the initial roasted meat make a great meal, but any leftover meat can be stretched into any number of other meals, plus the bones can be saved to […]

Pumpkin, Cranberry, and Walnut Muffins

Pumpkin, Cranberry, and Walnut Muffins

One of the weekend breakfasts my mom made most often while I was growing up was muffins, which are something I enjoy preparing for myself. They’re a blank canvas; they can take on any flavors you can imagine, and you are only limited by your […]