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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 […]

Pomegranate Tangerine Mocktail

Pomegranate Tangerine Mocktail

I have been enjoying pomegranates much more than I have in previous holiday seasons. I hope you saw my recent post featuring my Jeweled Brussels Sprouts Salad, showcasing the gorgeous gem-like color of pomegranate. From October 1 until after the New Year, it is a food-centered […]

GUEST RECIPE: Paleo Cookie Exchange Creamy Peppermint Patties

GUEST RECIPE: Paleo Cookie Exchange Creamy Peppermint Patties

How many of you have taken a family favorite recipe, used paleo flours instead of regular flour, and ended up with something barely resembling what you intended to make? *raises hand* Creating better-for-you treats can be challenging, that’s why it’s great to have reliable recipes. […]

Jeweled Brussels Sprouts Salad

Jeweled Brussels Sprouts Salad

This is a recipe raw and real, like back in the days where my best camera was my iPhone. I posted a guerrilla photo of this brussels sprouts recipe I made for Thanksgiving on my Instagram and several people commented and wanted the recipe. I […]

125 Recipes for the Perfect Paleo Holiday Season

125 Recipes for the Perfect Paleo Holiday Season

This is my biggest recipe roundup ever!  Staying on track with your health goals during the holiday season can be tough. I want to make it a little easier for you with this roundup of holiday-appropriate Paleo recipes!   This roundup contains recipes for breakfasts, […]

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 Buddha Bowl (Vegan-Friendly Too!)

Paleo Buddha Bowl (Vegan-Friendly Too!)

I’ve never had a Buddha Bowl at a restaurant before, but I like the concept of them. Basically, you’re putting nutrient-dense foods into one bowl in a visually appealing way. Most often, they are vegan and consist of a bed of grains plus legumes, vegetables, […]

Paleo Halloween: Quick Braised Red Cabbage with Green Apple

Paleo Halloween: Quick Braised Red Cabbage with Green Apple

I’ve given you a couple of Dracula-inspired Paleo-approved main courses (check em out here and here!) so it’s about time I gave you a side dish that would be perfect with these Eastern-European dishes.I imagine the peasants in Bram Stoker’s Dracula cooking cabbage. The scent […]

Paleo Halloween: Stake Steaks Inspired by Robber Steaks from Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Paleo Halloween: Stake Steaks Inspired by Robber Steaks from Bram Stoker’s Dracula

  Halloween is my favorite holiday, and considering my goals for October’s Happiness Project I have lots of spooky recipes coming at you this week! I thought of this one back in December. When it was more appropriate to be reading A Christmas Carol, I […]

Pommes de Terre Boulangère

Pommes de Terre Boulangère

Don’t these potatoes look like autumn? I have been on a French cuisine kick lately! I’ve been watching cooking videos with Julia Child and Jacques Pepin and imagining have time to throw dinner parties where I could cook whatever they were making. I did make […]