Sesame Power Bawlz

Paleo Sesame Power-Bawlz

Sometimes I can see the finish line, but I don’t know how I’m going to make it there. That’s when I reach for a couple Paleo Sesame Power-Bawlz. These no-bake, protein-packed tasty balls of goodness never fail to give me the boost I need to succeed. […]

BAcon Wrapped Spinach and Enoki

Bacon-Wrapped Enoki & Spinach

Enoki mushrooms are those thin, white mushrooms used in Asian cuisine. Take a close look and you’ll start seeing them everywhere–from stirfrys to soups to noodle dishes. In Vietnam, street vendors sell grilled skewers of enoki wrapped in thick, juicy slices of bacon. They also […]

Turkey n’ Tahini Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

There’s something wonderful about the combination of tahini and sweet potatoes. I find the balance of bitter and sweet tastes to be nothing but pleasure for the palate.   These Turkey n’ Tahini Stuffed Sweet Potatoes manage to wrap all this incredible flavor into a tasty […]

Vietnamese Chicken Salad

Vietnamese Chicken Salad (Goi ga)

A woman butchering live frogs. A platter of pig brains. Buckets squirming with live eels. These were just some of the intriguing sights that I encountered as I pushed my way through a bustling Hanoi street market during a recent trip to Vietnam. I was […]

Butternut Squash Hummus

Butternut Squash Hummus

Hummus, the centuries-old combination of chickpeas and tahini, is pretty much a standard today when it comes to a quick appetizer. But, alas, chick peas are technically a legume.  They contain dreaded phytic acid (a supposed anti-nutrient that blocks the body’s absorption of key nutrients), […]

Jord Wood Watch

JORD Wood Watch Review & Giveaway

I am a sucker for pretty much anything made out of wood (one might label me rustic by nature). I sometimes fantasize about sitting in a log cabin at a pinewood table while wearing wooden clogs, drinking coffee from a freshly carved cedar cup. Naturally […]

Cardamom Coffee

Cardamom Coffee

If you a looking to spice up your mornings a little bit, do I have a treat for you: cardamom coffee. Cardamom coffee is enjoyed by several countries in the Middle East. By simply adding a few green cardamom seeds to your coffee grounds, you can impart […]

Warm Salmon Potato Salad

Warm Salmon Potato Salad

Sometimes I like to pretend that I’m on a reality TV cooking show where the challenge is to come up with a meal on the spot using whatever ingredients I can find in my kitchen. Sure, it’s a lot of pressure, but I like to live life […]

Stuffed Eggplant

Balsamic Chicken Stuffed Eggplant

When it comes to Paleo cooking, there is no shortage of items that you can stuff. There are a pleathora of recipes out there for stuffed avocados, stuffed mushrooms, stuffed squash, and now…stuffed eggplant. I had never really thought about stuffing an eggplant until last summer when I […]