Cheesecake Swirl Brownies

I’ve taken my favorite fudgy brownie recipe and added a little holiday pizazz with some cheesecake batter swirled in. Adapt this recipe by removing the vanilla from the cheesecake batter and adding your favorite extract, like mint, orange or…


One Side of De-fence or the Other

We’re not the kind of people who feel that pushing our views on anyone is the right thing to do. We don’t want it done to us and therefore do our best to refrain. It’s nice to think that…


Loaded Groots

We’ve taken the loaded baked potato and subbed out the ‘jacket’ with pureed celery root–GROOTS. Groots are our take on grits, Paleo style. Celery root has a–duh, celery flavor, but a texture similar to creamy grits when pureed. All…

Beef Poultry Soups

Green Chile Chili

Chili made from chilies made to be eaten while it’s chilly, perhaps before you travel to Chile? No? Ingredients 1 lb ground meat (we used chicken, but any meat will work) 1 red onion, finely diced 2 gloves garlic,…


Paleo Egg Nog

I also dub this recipe “Christmas Protein Shake” and “Christmas flavored coffee creamer”. Ingredients 3 cans (13.6 oz) coconut milk 1 T vanilla extract lots and lots of nutmeg–about 1/4 of a ‘nut’, freshly grated 1/4 t ground cloves…

Poultry Salads

Paleo Moroccan Chicken Salad

A riff on one of our favorite salads from California Pizza Kitchen. Ingredients For the Chicken 1 ½ lbs. chicken breasts, cut into chunks 2 t  paprika 1 t coriander 1 t cumin ½ t cinnamon ¼ t red…


Paleo Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate and cookies. What more can I say? Yield: About 2 Dozen Ingredients 1 c almond butter, freshly ground from the bulk section or homemade, but most definitely not jarred 1 egg 1/4 c cocoa powder 1/4 c chocolate…

Beef Pork

Fried Egg Chorizo Burgers with Caramelized Onions

Visiting family and eating Health-Bent is always a tough situation. That’s why, most times, we just offer to cook. It a.) allows us to stay the course and b.) exposes our lovies to the way we eat. We made…

Beef Pork

Turkey-less Thanksgiving Throw Together

I hope I didn’t get anyones hopes up. This recipe is not “30 Minutes Meals: Thanksgiving”. It’s just another lazy recipe, similar to this one. All the flavors just reminded us of Thanksgiving, but without the dry turkey. The…

Game/Other Poultry

Turducken Meatloaf with Cherry Compote

If you’ve had a million roast turkeys, you’ll probably have a bazillion more… Ever heard of turducken? It’s a creole/cajun dish where an entire, de-boned chicken is stuffed into a de-boned duck which is then stuffed inside of a…