Dinner

Smoked Duck Cassoulet ~ GF, DF, Primal,

Smoked Duck Cassoulet ~ GF, DF, Primal,

I have always like smoked meats and duck breast became a favorite of mine when I made them in culinary school I also have quite the fondness for french food. So a couple of days ago when it was a blustery spring day and still […]

Rosemary Pork Tenderloin Filet and Apple Spinach Salad ~ Paleo, GF, DF,

Rosemary Pork Tenderloin Filet and Apple Spinach Salad ~ Paleo, GF, DF,

Pork tenderloin is the most tender cut of pig and it is a very versatile cut, in this recipe I sliced my tenderloin into medallions to use in my salads. I have to confess that I don’t normally eat pork unless it’s bacon, but when […]

Oven Roasted Brussel Sprouts ~ Paleo, GF, DF,

Oven Roasted Brussel Sprouts ~ Paleo, GF, DF,

Oven roasted Brussel sprouts is one of my favorite things in life! and if you don’t like brussel sprouts your probably cooking them wrong!   Brussel sprouts AH the pore brussel sprout… They have been seen for so many years as the bitter soggy vegetable from […]

Paleo tandoori chicken with root vegetables ~ GF, DF, Paleo

Paleo tandoori chicken with root vegetables ~ GF, DF, Paleo

 Such an easy recipe and full of soul satisfying Indian flavors!  I just love when the chicken skin gets crispy crunchy! This yummy recipe can easily be made with other vegetables instead! such as sweet potatoes, parsnips, broccoli, or even turnips!  Paleo tandoori chicken with root […]

Paleo Zucchini Lasagna ~ Gluten Free, Dairy Free,

Paleo Zucchini Lasagna ~ Gluten Free, Dairy Free,

My family and I were pleasantly surprised how great this recipe came out! We were a bit worried about the Dairy Free cheese, because we haven’t had it before and we thought it might taste weird and well.. not like cheese.  It all started with my […]

Karjalanpaisti (Finnish Karelian Stew) ~ Paleo, gluten free, grain free, dairy free, soy free, nut free

Karjalanpaisti (Finnish Karelian Stew) ~ Paleo, gluten free, grain free, dairy free, soy free, nut free

Traditionally prepared for festive occasions this hearty Finnish stew is made with root vegetables and spices such as bay leaves and allspice. It can be made with a combination of beef, pork, or lamb I chose to use beef and lamb in my version.  Have I mentioned […]

Hunger Games Lamb Stew with Dried Plums ~ Paleo,Gluten free,Grain free,Dairy free,nut free,

Hunger Games Lamb Stew with Dried Plums ~ Paleo,Gluten free,Grain free,Dairy free,nut free,

Hunger Games Lamb Stew with Dried Plums LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, WELCOME TO THE 76th HUNGER GAMES! AND MAY THE ODDS BE EVER IN YOUR FAVOR… You have no idea how excited I am for the epic conclusion to the hunger games movies! As well as […]

Paleo Italian chicken and gnocchi soup with autumn vegetables ~ gluten free, dairy free,

Paleo Italian chicken and gnocchi soup with autumn vegetables ~ gluten free, dairy free,

Autumn, The hush before Winter. The second spring where the crisp rain falls and every leaf is a flower petal. Delicious Autumn Where soups and stews reign in their warm cozy brilliance. This soup is the epitome of Autumn. A mosaic of autumn vegetables, chicken and […]

Maple Glazed Duck Salad ~ Paleo, Gluten free, dairy free

Maple Glazed Duck Salad ~ Paleo, Gluten free, dairy free

Duck seems to be one of the foods that most people only think they can get at a restaurant and they would never think of cooking it at home. Why do you think that is? well I think it’s because most people are quite intimidated at […]

Egyptian Lamb Tagine with Prunes in Cassava Pita Pockets ~ Paleo, Gluten free, Grain free, Diary free, egg free, nut free

Egyptian Lamb Tagine with Prunes in Cassava Pita Pockets ~ Paleo, Gluten free, Grain free, Diary free, egg free, nut free

Now I know I’ve talked about the facebook group I belong to and this dish is my second entree for the month of Egypt.    Delish Pita Pockets stuffed with a Egyptian style lamb tagine made in the crockpot. Super easy with amazing aroma’s of […]