Tag: paleo

Crispy Baked Herb Chicken with Olives and Capers

So this chicken dish took me by surprise. I made it a couples of weeks ago when I was preparing to head out of town. Whenever I’m about to leave town, I try to be strategic about what I make. This means prioritizing fresh ingredients that […]

Meatball, Turnip, and Sweet Potato Soup/Curry

  Posted this recipe on the ‘gram and the recipe was requested. This is a variation of one of my go-to basic recipes for the fall/winter season. I love dishes like this because they only use one pot and they’re a one-stop shop for macronutrients. It’s a […]

Simple Savory Chicken Wings

Hey guys, I’m excited to be sharing one of my absolute favorite recipes with you guys. It’s so simple and so perfect for when you’re craving something fast-foody but are trying to go the healthy route. This wing recipe is my go-to on days when […]

Coconut Cherry Dessert Rice

Ciao ciao,  I’ve been making this dessert in varied versions for the past few months and I finally decided to post it. It’s so simple that it never occurred to me to posted but then I realized that super simple can be a good thing […]

Super Simple Golden Beets and Greens

Life has been lots of fun lately. Since finishing my quals, I have held true to becoming a social being again and there has been more than enough to keep me busy. With socializing always comes eating out more than usual, having more wine (or […]


Caponata and I have a beautiful relationship. I first learned about it when I was doing food research before a trip to Sicily in summer 2014.  After reading about it, I was so excited to taste this traditional Sicilian dish made up of eggplant, tomato, and […]

Blueberry Plantain Pancakes

Hi yall,  Got another recipe for you! This time, it’s one of my own. I’ve been making it for about a year now and I’m just getting around to posting it. So what’s great about these pancakes? They only have six ingredients, many of which […]

Bluffin with my Muffin? Chocolate Chip Tahini Muffins with Butternut Squash

Hey guys,  In my attempt to be better about posting, I thought I would be more diligent about passing along recipes that I’ve made and enjoyed. I tried this recipe for the first time last week and I quite enjoyed it. I had a can […]

Butternut Squash Soup with Sage

Long time, no recipes. Life has been coming at me fast and I’ve had to be efficient in the kitchen, which means not much time to play around with recipes or write them down. I enjoyed this soup tonight though and it’s super simple so […]

Why I Hate Saying, “I’m Paleo”

As many of you know, I’ve been about the paleo life for about a year and a half now. Last April (2014), I decided to do a month-long paleo challenge to see what all the fuss was about and…I was sold. I loved the new […]