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Chili, Garlic, Lime Roasted Sweet Potatoes

I know it’s been quite some time since I’ve posted anything–and I don’t really see that changing much in the future. A few reasons why: a.) We’ve got our fingers crossed that our CrossFit gym will f.i.n.a.l.l.y. be open…

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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”…


Roasted Fennel Mashed Faux-tatoes

Things have been turned upside down here in the HB household. Brandon gave his two week notice (two weeks ago) and I’ve stopped taking on new web projects–and we both started our new full time careers at Carolina CrossFit…


Roasted & Marinated Mushrooms

I love marinated _______. Seriously, fill in the blank with any run of the mill vegetable and suddenly, I’m all over it. Asparagus, artichokes, eggplant, olives and mushrooms. Love them. So with that, I’ve taken what’s probably a pretty…

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Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potato Fries

[updated from 08/19/2010] Mmmmmm, bacon candy canes. This could be a side dish or a meal all on it’s own, who am I to say? Ingredients 2 medium sweet potatoes, cut into matchsticks about the width of your pinky…

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Paleo Pad Thai

I hadn’t made this recipe since we originally published it back in September of 2010…but I still agree with my 2010 self when I said, “This has to be one of my all-time favorite recipes.”  Zucchinis are pretty tasteless…

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Roasted Balsamic Acorn Squash

Oh my gosh, I love this squash. I wish I could pick the pieces off the screen and put them into my mouth. I miss it. I was literally scraping every last bit of squash into my mouth. It…


Green (Not Bean) Casserole

Green bean casserole, you know the culprit–canned food mixed together and baked. Oddly enough, I think it may be the only holiday dish that’s made the same way by all regions of the U.S. No? It’s pretty tasty, I…


Thanksgiving Stuffing Hushpuppies

Stuffing is my most favoritest (I know this isn’t a word, but I want to illustrate my favoritism) part of Thanksgiving. My mom is the stuffing queen. Homemade bread, homemade chicken stock and a butt load of butter. Doesn’t…