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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 […]

Paleo Salsa Ranch (Dairy-Free Zesty Ranch Dressing)

Paleo Salsa Ranch (Dairy-Free Zesty Ranch Dressing)

I’ll get to the recipe in a minute, but check out the cool recipe card I’m now using! What do you think: is it easier to use? Comment below! Despite all obstacles (mainly not having enough time), I’ve managed to stick through about 2 weeks […]

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 […]

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 […]

Tarragon Aioli

Tarragon Aioli

Homemade mayonnaise is one key ingredient to take paleo meals to the next level. A plate of meat and veggies becomes something special when you top them off with a delicious mayo-based sauce. The good news is, successfully making mayo is easier than you think! […]

Spiced Cran-Apple Sauce

Spiced Cran-Apple Sauce

 What’s a roasted turkey without cranberry sauce? I personally love cranberries, just not the jelled stuff with the ridges from the can on the sides. I like whole-berry cranberry sauce, but it’s a bit one-dimensional because there’s no spices. I also love orange and cranberry […]