Green Fig Smoothie

      For the summer days that are already upon us! Green Fig Smoothie 2 frozen green figs (new at Trader Joes) 1 frozen banana 1/2 avocado handful of kale or baby kale 1 c. almond milk (or coconut) couple drops of vanilla extract or bean pinch of salt Add all ingredients to your…

The Clean Slate Day 19

Day 19 wasn’t so much a “clean slate”. It was more like a food extravaganza. Between the liver smoothie, the french fries, the red wine, and the swedish banana dessert… I’d say we were off in some unfamiliar territory.  My husband and I drove down to San Diego to visit some close friends for dinner….

Chocolate Fudge Banana Cream Tart

Based on and Inspired by Elana’s Pantry Banana Cream Pie. Decadent. Delightful. Delicious. No, I’m not talking about Brad Pitt in his starring role as Achilles in the EPIC chick-flick eye-candy film Troy…   I’m talking about my recently created and devoured banana cream tart. It was amazing. Like, I literally took a bite and…

Broiled Bananas with Toasted Coconut

So… the gas ran out for my BBQ one day, and I had my heart set on trying out a grilled banana recipe from Everyday Paleo. Solution: Broiler This is a pretty tasty and safe paleo dessert. By “safe”, I mean no sugar added! I highly recommend it if you’re craving something sweet after dinner or in the…

Better Banana Bread

Hey people! Guess what?! It’s PALEO BAKING TIME! Are you excited? I know I am! I tried a banana bread recipe back in the day, and I wasn’t totally satisfied with it. So today for PBT, I decided to attempt a better banana bread… BBB (since we’re doing the whole acronym thing). Here in Los…

Paleo Bread

[Update: While I love these two versions of paleo bread, My Flourless Cashew Bread cannot be beat! It requires fewer ingredients and has a less “nutty” flavor because cashews have a much more neutral flavor. Just make the recipe and use a loaf pan instead of a muffin tin. Try them all and tell me…