Paleo Happy Meal

French fries are one of my all-time favorite foods. However, when they’re made traditionally, they’re terribly unhealthy and decidedly not paleo. The good news is the paleo world is a big fan of the sweet potato, and when turned into “fries” — especially when you kick it up a notch with some spice — they can be turned into a healthy, flavor-packed treat. I paired these with my favorite paleo chicken nuggets to create my very own little paleo happy meal.

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Paleo Chicken Carbonara Salad

So I recently discovered Chicken Carbonara… oh my. It’s heaven in my mouth, but weighs a little heavy on the guilty-pleasure scale. But I’ve always been a firm believer that just because food is healthy, it doesn’t have to be boring. So I found a way to create guilt-free Chicken Carbonara: in salad form, of course! I tried to take all of the fresher elements of the dish and replace the useless filler-calories with plant-based things, and I have to admit, I’m pretty pleased with it. This Chicken Carbonara Salad was definitely a flavorful, interesting salad to eat. And I

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Cilantro Lime Chicken with Avocado Pepper Salsa

Whenever the weather starts to get nice here in Ohio, my entire mindset changes — including my pallet. I start craving fresh produce and fun flavor combinations that my hibernating body just didn’t want in the winter. I love to make anything with the cilantro-lime flavor profile, and this chicken and “salsa” dish is one of my favorites.

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Super Easy Paleo Pan Fried Chicken Thighs

This paleo pan fried chicken thighs recipe is my go to when I don’t have a lot of time, and I’m starving my face off and want something delicious.  It’s so I feel silly calling it a recipe!  I definitely personally prefer the dark meat, as it’s a lot more tender and you don’t have to worry about it being too dry if you were to accidentally overcook it!

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Oven Baked Teriyaki Chicken Drumsticks

Oven Baked Teriyaki Chicken Drumsticks (A Super Easy Oven Baked Dinner Part III)

Sometimes you want to have a healthy meal but you just don’t have all that energy to make it!   Instead of making some unhealthy food fast just to satisfy the starving tummies, you can make an entire meal all in the oven. I started with… Oven Baked Salmon! Then, Garlic Baby Portobello Mushrooms!  Part three of the oven baked dinner is Teriyaki Chicken Drumsticks!

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