Guacamole-Stuffed Burgers and Liver Cleansing

I love coffee. Since putting the brakes on my gut repair protocol (see post here), I’ve been back to enjoying my decaf coffee and yerba mate lattes. So HAPPY! I love my morning routine and it just wasn’t the same subbing kombucha or tea for my AM drinkies. My morning routine drinkies are typically water (with…

Tahini Lamb Burgers

I love Burgers. Of all kinds. I’ve even had an alligator burger before. This is not that exotic, but it’s out of most people’s beef/turkey burger comfort zone. If you’ve never had lamb before, a burger is good way to experiment with this yummy meat option. Ground lamb is relatively easy to find, inexpensive (compared…

Food Critic Friday No. 2

Food Critic Friday returns. (Friendly-reminder: Paleo husband commentary is in regular type and Chef Nikki is in Italics) This time we visited Public House in Temecula, California. If you’ve never been to Temecula, you should go… right now. Not only do they have great wine and beautiful rolling hills, they are also a hub of major Paleo…

Nutty Burgers

These babies are a huge hit with vegetarians  and carnivores alike. I love making these into BLT burgers with some wild Boar bacon from my local butcher and some beautiful summer tomatoes! This week I made them for my friend Hayley. She’s been a vegetarian since birth! She’s also an incredibe athlete and she needs good…

Pesto Burger Stack

This recipe was a complete accident… something that happens more often than not, actually. I work for a family and cook for them every night and the other day I found myself standing in front of the refrigerator trying to decide how to use the random ingredients available to me. The pesto burger stack was born….