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Whole 30 2: Day 8

Whole 30 2: Day 8

Woohoo, this is my 500th blog post! I felt a lot more energy this morning! It may sound funny, but I am proud of myself for taking some time off to heal from my illness. I told myself this year that when I felt bad […]

Whole 30 2: Day 4

Whole 30 2: Day 4

Since I just got back to California late last night, I didn’t have any food at home I got a quick breakfast of a hard boiled egg, fruit, and tea at Peet’s Coffee.  Here’s a tip: when you are having breakfast out during your Whole […]

Whole 30 2: Day 3

Whole 30 2: Day 3

I was lucky enough to spend 2 weeks with my family, 1 week was spent in California, and then I returned to Indiana for a week. However, today was the day I returned to California. This meant a cross-country flight which would require Whole 30-friendly […]

Whole 30 2: Day 2

Whole 30 2: Day 2

Day 1 of my Whole 30 number 2 was pretty easy. Today I have been dealing with some craving for some chocolate and the desire to snack, but I didn’t give in. I had a small breakfast because I knew I was going out to […]

Recipe Roundup: 30 Days of Whole 30 Recipes

Recipe Roundup: 30 Days of Whole 30 Recipes

When I did my first Whole 30 back in 2012, part of the way through it I felt a little bored because I was basically eating the same few things. Salad dressing was the one component I felt most bored with.  Once I started combining […]

Whole 30 2: Day 1

Whole 30 2: Day 1

Now that I am through my birthday celebration, I’m ready to start my January Whole 30! I haven’t done a Whole 30 since my first one in summer 2012, but my intuition was telling me I was ready for another one. Just like my last […]

Paleo Halloween: Pumpkin Patch Poached Eggs

Paleo Halloween: Pumpkin Patch Poached Eggs

Two things I love in life are brunch and Halloween, and I merged them together in this recipe! Turmeric poached eggs, which are poached eggs dyed yellowish-orange with turmeric, have floated around Instagram in various breakfast and salad bowls. I really wanted to make them, […]

Paleo Halloween: Smoky Mushrooms and Sausage

Paleo Halloween: Smoky Mushrooms and Sausage

Last year I made a Paleo Halloween menu called the Dracula Dinner Series where I added a Paleo twist to foods described in Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Apparently Johnathan Harker, the main protagonist in the book, was quite the foodie (at least before he learned there were […]

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

Paleo 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 […]

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 […]