Things I Like: PaleOMG Book Review + Giveaway

Juli cooks the way I want to eat. I’m sure you’re familiar with her blog; if you’re not. You can get a sense of the way she cooks and her general aura of awesomeness. It’s creative. It’s flavorful. And most importantly, it’s fun.…

Salads Sides

Cheap, Easy & Fast Green Salad

Warning. Turn back if offended by the use of some parmesan cheese as a way to make green things taste better. Read more about how dairy fits into a paleo-friendly lifestyle here: The CrossFit Journal posted a supposedly “kid-friendly”…


Things I Like

Danielle Crispy Roasted Coconut Chips I often find these at TJ Maxx, and can’t resist them. Trader Joe’s makes a version too. And now that I think about it, I bet Danielle makes these for Trader Joe’s. Anywho. I…


Szechuan Shrimp & Eggplant

I bought Iceberg lettuce for the first time…like ever. I must admit, I was kind of embarrassed. I had a basket (I buy less if I carry it, as opposed to push it) full of vegetables and I was…

Meat Sauces, etc.

Turkey Meatballs with Spiced Apple Chutney

It’s like winter is in my belly. Think chicken apple sausage turned inside out. Ingredients For the Meatballs 1 lb ground turkey (preferably the fattier grind or you may need to add a few tablespoons of oil) 1/2 teaspoon…


Greek Chicken Hash

I hate when bloggers who’ve neglected their websites do their “comeback” post and write the words “sorry”. I’ve completely ignored this website for about 5 weeks and I’m not sorry at all. Lots of stuff happened in that 5…

Most Popular Sweets

Cookie Dough Cookies

LaraBars were on sale the other day. I hadn’t eaten one of those things in years, so I bought a few. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, amongst other flavors. Besides the fact that the bar was about the length of…


Pastrami’d Sirloin

Sirloin, the faux-filet it may be, but I wanted to inject some real flavor–beyond what just marinating could ever do. So I faux-pastrami’d the faux-filets. Pastrami usually involves a week of curing or a few days of wet brining…


Vitamin A Bisque

We’ve started training for the CrossFit Games Open and things have been rushed, hurried and brief lately. I’m not expecting to qualify individually–team is my bag. My primary training partner (who was on our team last year) up and…