bacon · Breakfast · Eggs · Kid-friendly · Paleo

Breakfast Fried Rice (soy free)

My mother-in-law is the best at making breakfast dishes. My husband often reminds me of his fond childhood memories of breakfast sandwiches, sausage gravy and breakfast fried rice.  I haven’t found a way to recreate the other dishes (yet), but I think I’ve nailed breakfast fried rice without using soy sauce.  This recipe would be… Continue reading Breakfast Fried Rice (soy free)

bacon · Breakfast · Dinner · Holiday · Lunch · Paleo · Party dish · Party plate · Side Dish · Whole30

Brussel Sprouts with Bacon & Apples (Whole30 and Paleo)

When I first started the Paleo lifestyle, I struggled with what to bring to the holiday table. Nobody else in my entire family had heard of Paleo/Whole30, let alone eat that way. I wanted to make a dish that would knock their socks off, so I made a version of this recipe.  Everyone (both families)… Continue reading Brussel Sprouts with Bacon & Apples (Whole30 and Paleo)

bacon · Dinner · Kid-friendly · Lunch · Paleo · Pork · Whole30

Pork Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms with Artichokes & Spinach (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Friendly)

Before the morning sickness kicked in, I purchased a few pounds of ground pork to make my Egg Roll in a Bowl.  Now that I am out of the first trimester and thankfully able to eat meat again, the thought of Egg Roll in a Bowl takes me back to a very nauseous time.  I’m… Continue reading Pork Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms with Artichokes & Spinach (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Friendly)

bacon · Beef · Dinner · Kid-friendly · Paleo · Whole30

Bacon Burgers (Whole30, Paleo & Kid-Friendly)

Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 25 minutes Servings: 6 Recipe adapted from: Our Paleo Life and Whole30 INGREDIENTS 1 package of bacon (about 12 slices) 2 pounds grass-fed ground beef 3 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon mustard seed powder 1 teaspoons garlic powder 1 teaspoon pepper 1 Tablespoon dried flaked onion 4 Tablespoons cooking fat (lard, coconut… Continue reading Bacon Burgers (Whole30, Paleo & Kid-Friendly)

bacon · Paleo · Party dish · Side Dish · Whole30

Bacon Wrapped Dates (Whole30 & Paleo)

I love to host and the appetizer I almost always make at gatherings, parties, potlucks, etc. is my bacon wrapped dates.  They are sweet and salty and WHOLE30 COMPLIANT!  I never feel guilty eating them and would gladly choose them over the 7-layer dip across the table.  Next time you are nominated to bring an appetizer… Continue reading Bacon Wrapped Dates (Whole30 & Paleo)

bacon · Eggs · Paleo · Party dish · Side Dish · Whole30

Deviled Eggs with Bacon & Jalapeno (Paleo & Whole30)

We hosted Easter this year and I wanted to make some kick-ass appetizers that my family would enjoy. I’ve made deviled eggs in the past and they went untouched, so I was taking a chance with this new recipe I found.  I love everything from Trina’s blog,  so I crossed my fingers and hoped at… Continue reading Deviled Eggs with Bacon & Jalapeno (Paleo & Whole30)

bacon · Beef · Dinner · Instant Pot · Lunch · Paleo · Party dish · Pressure Cooker · Turkey

Chili Dogs (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Friendly)

This recipe is inspired by our good friends, Marcus & Lana Steele.  Marcus is a middle-school teacher that has the best attitude considering he deals with pubescent, drama-filled teenagers all day long.  He loves my kids, and my kids love him.  One day they came home from the Steele’s house and started impersonating Uncle Marcus. … Continue reading Chili Dogs (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Friendly)