Easy Paleo Chicken Soup

A while back, I suddenly came down with something out of no where (THANKS, everyone that was sick at work…) and it was the worst time for it!  I had a lot of stuff to do, and AIN’T NOBODY GOT TIME FOR THAT! I knew exactly what I had to do (or eat).  A crap load of nutritious chicken soup!   So I picked up all the ingredients on the way home from work and made this Easy Paleo Chicken Soup when I got home.  Ate it every meal, and it was perfect.  I got well within 2 days.

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Panang Curry Soup (Paleo, Gluten Free)

Panang Curry is one of my favorite Thai dishes. Something about the sweet from the coconut milk and the spicy from the thai chilis that is heaven in my mouth. This recipe takes all of the beautiful flavors of Panang Curry and marries them with the concept of butternut squash soup. Using the creaminess of leftover cooked butternut squash and an immersion blender the two dishes come together to make a creamy, sweet and spicy soup!

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Balsamic Tomato Cucumber Avocado Salad

Balsamic Tomato Cucumber Avocado Salad

The other day, I had the hugest breakfast ever – I’m talking a giant ham and cheese omelet, some bacon, and avocado… 2 hours before lunch time.  So when lunch time rolled around, I was like, okay.  Let’s get real.  You probably shouldn’t eat a crap load of food like you usually do for lunch.  So I took a peek at the fridge, and found tomatoes, cucumbers, and avocados!  Just FYI, these are some of my favorite things.  Instantly, I am drooling thinking about a yummy Balsamic Tomato Cucumber Avocado Salad.

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The Ultimate Paleo Cakes Round Up

If you’ve chosen to eat a gluten free, grain free, or paleo lifestyle, you might be missing delicious cake like crazy right now.  You don’t have to be!  There are actually plenty of delicious healthy cakes out there to try.  Here’s a good list of Paleo Cakes to try now!  There are chocolate cakes, vanilla cakes, carrot cakes, cakes with fruit, and more for any occasion!

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Deconstructed Paleo Chicken Egg Roll Bowl

Looking for recipes that both you and your family members who aren’t Paleo can enjoy together? This is definitely one of them. My boyfriend doesn’t follow diets of any kind, typically considering himself a meat-and-potatoes kind of man. I offered him a big bowl of this as soon as I took it off the stove and I couldn’t believe how much he liked it!

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Paleo Burrito Bowl

The concept of a burrito bowl is genius! A bunch of delicious Mexican flavors wrapped up in a bowl instead of a tortilla. Who needs all that flour or corn? Without the tortilla a burrito is lower in fat, lower in carbs and you get more of the good stuff… the filling! With just a few minor tweaks to the traditional recipe the genius-ness of this paleo burrito bowl is the perfect lunch or dinner!

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Baked Ginger Spiced Chicken Drumsticks

The big question every time I’m making dinner is… do I want to go stove top or oven?  I will say I normally stir fry, as it is easy and fast.  However, some days, I just don’t want to stand at the stove and pay attention to what I’m cooking!  What’s nice about this Baked Ginger Spiced Chicken Drumsticks recipes is that this is one of those recipes you can just pop in the oven, and relax (okay – maybe you do have to go back and turn the drumsticks over at one point, but other than that…)  So if

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Spring Beet Radicchio Salad with Blood Orange Vinaigrette

Spring is here! One of my favorite spring combinations is beets, radicchio and citrus. The earthiness of the beets paired with the brightness of citrus makes for the perfect bright Spring Beet Radicchio Salad. The orange vinaigrette with the green lettuce and beets makes for a beautiful and impressive presentation. I like to add bacon to make it a complete and satisfying lunch that makes all my coworkers jealous!

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