My cousin recently reached out to me that she was looking for a chocolate chip cookie recipe that she could: A. Dive face first into, but B. Feel good about it I knew just the recipe for her! I’ve been making these Paleo chocolate chip cookies for years, although I avoid them because: A. I… Continue reading Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies
Since receiving my first Butcher Box order, I’ve been trying to find creative recipes to go with the meat that was delivered. This month’s box included two pork tenderloins, which I instantly knew I had to grill. I’ve also been craving peaches lately, so this recipe I discovered really stood out as something I had… Continue reading Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Peach Salsa
Brownies….need I say more? To fancy this dessert up for a dinner party, serve with dairy-free ice cream and a berry compote; perfect for those warm summer nights. Trust me, you’ll love this one! Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 60 minutes Recipe adapted from: The Coconut Mama INGREDIENTS: 1 Cup Coconut Flour 1/2 Teaspoon baking… Continue reading Paleo Brownies with Berry Compote (Nut-free and Vegetarian)
If you haven’t dined at Chipotle, it’s one of the few restaurants I know I can eat out at without finding myself worried that I’ve failed on my Whole30. Their meat is ethically raised, their produce is delivered fresh everyday and there are no GMO’s and/or additives. I recently dined out there with friends and knew… Continue reading Instant Pot Carnitas Bowl : Chipotle Copycat (Whole30, Paleo and Kid-Friendly)
If you are back for more about my First Trimester woes, welcome! (If you haven’t read Part 1, click the link below) I hope Part 1: First Trimester: Allowing bad (temporary) habits and giving myself grace was either: A. Helpful to current pregnant mamas struggling with morning sickness. B. Provided insight to my followers as… Continue reading Part 2 : First Trimester : Tips and Meal Schedule
It’s been getting fairly warm here in Seattle, and the thought of cooking had me wishing for a delicious and filling COLD salad; bring on the antipasto salad. I must warn you, I cannot label this recipe Whole30 or even Paleo because the salami AND pepperoni I used contain less than 2% of dextrose. Hopefully,… Continue reading Antipasto Salad
As I mentioned in my pregnancy announcement blog post, “More exciting news…” I really struggled with eating during the first trimester. I had always heard horror stories about morning sickness, but thanked my lucky stars that I never really experienced it with my other pregnancies. With Jackson, I had aversions (meat), but I could eat my… Continue reading Part 1 : First Trimester: Allowing bad (temporary) habits and giving myself grace.