Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

HOLY MOLY! The summer berries are looking (and tasting) super good! Chocolate-Covered Strawberries are a classic treat. Regardless of your dietary affiliation (paleo, vegan, vegetarian, raw, etc.) these delightful berries are always permissible. A fantastic addition for any gathering such as movie nights, romantic dates, birthday parties, potlucks, and picnics. Pro Tip: Once you’re done dipping the…

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Here’s a tasty little twist on my very popular Paleo Hummus. Roasted Red Pepper Hummus (legume-free) 2 c. cashews (soaked and drained) 1/2 c. tahini or more to taste 1 roasted red pepper (jarred or made fresh by grilling pepper until skin is charred and then removing skin and seeds once cool) Juice of 1…

Ginger Date Bars

Public Service Announcement: This is a great time to remind everyone that there’s no need to be perfect all the time. Enjoy life and try to make good choices, but don’t let the idea of perfection rule over you. If I had my way, it was always be a sunny, perfect day. Yesterday was not…

Sage and Onion Kale Chips

Kale is a great green. I mean, truly wonderful. Let me count the ways: shredded into soup juiced with some celery, beets, carrots, ginger, and lemon blended into a smoothie with coconut and banana (click pic for recipe) sautéed into stir-fry, eggs, side dishes massaged with oil into salads. and finally, a hippie favorite…. Baked…

Rosemary Bacon Sliders

I cannot take credit for these insanely delicious bites of heaven. Juli Bauer over at PaleOMG is the mastermind behind this dish. She’s also wickedly funny, so check her out! So, as you know, I’ve been prepping meals for the week during my Mondays. Well, last week I made Rosemary Bacon Sliders and no joke,…

Almond Beef Bites

Inspired by a work recipe, I decided to try my hand at some nut covered meat snacks… sounds appetizing, right? Well, they are. They’re called Almond Beef Bites and they are an AMAZING on-the-go snack, SOOPer easy to make, and quite tasty. Don’t be freaked out by the ingredients. Mayo and almond?! Sounds wierd, I…