Greek Chicken Salad with Tzatziki Dressing

Greek Chicken Salad with Tzatziki Dressing

I discovered Greek food this summer, and when I finally tried the chicken salad that the Greek place at the mall makes, I knew I had to come up with my own recipe. This Greek Chicken Salad with Tzatziki Dressing recipe is great for meal-preppers like myself or people who don’t have a lot of time to cook, because you basically do all of the hard work the night before and then throw everything together when you’re ready to eat it.

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas with Pepper and Lime Sauce

When I was traveling in Central America, a Mayan women taught me to marinate meat for days in a basic pepper and lime sauce. The spicy marinade gives the pork a nice peppery flavor.  Slow cooking the pork in another pepper sauce gives it the perfect shreddable juicy texture.  Just add a slice of radish and a few cilantro sprigs and you have yourself the perfect taco.

Whole30 Thanksgiving Recipes

50+ Whole30 (or Paleo) Thanksgiving Recipes

It’s almost Thanksgiving, and my favorite thing about it?  The food of course!  If you’re following a Whole30 diet, you might be thinking you choose a very poor time to do this.  However, you don’t have to completely ruin your diet.  I put together 50+ Whole30 Thanksgiving Recipes or close to it – Paleo Recipes.  If you’re truly trying to be 100% Whole30 compliant, then you will probably want to check out the ingredients before you make them.  I got everything from Side Dishes to Appetizers to Gravy, to Turkey and more!


Pan Roasted Rosemary Chicken and Mushrooms

We just got our very first cast iron pan (a cast iron grill pan, no less!) so I decided to try it out with a pan roasting recipe. If you don’t have cast iron, any heavy pan will do — just make sure that it’s safe to go into your oven. This recipe is another potential one-pan recipe that utilizes your oven, so it’s great for the colder months when you’re feeling a little lazy and cold, but want some great food.