Tag: nut free

Easy Smoked Salmon ~ Paleo, GF, DF

Easy Smoked Salmon ~ Paleo, GF, DF

Hot Smoking post #2! Smoking meats like I described in my last post (Home Cured Peach Smoked Bacon) is a long standing tradition started by our ancestors smoking meats over the fire and curing them with seawater. These days though it is much faster and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chocolate Bark with Maple Candied Bacon and Sea Salt ~ Dairy Free, gluten free, nut free

Chocolate Bark with Maple Candied Bacon and Sea Salt ~ Dairy Free, gluten free, nut free

  If you’ve never had bacon in chocolate you are missing out on something mind bending! The salty sweetness of this maple candied bacon covered in chocolate is something Iv’e never had before until now and holy vampire’s it’s amazing! With my Strict diet and […]

Paleo Strawberry Ice Cream with Matcha Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches ~ Dairy free

Paleo Strawberry Ice Cream with Matcha Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches ~ Dairy free

Since if been ridiculously busy with preparing my farmers market booth, to sell my hand blended tea’s at our local farmers market here in grand junction. I’ve decided to post a little something with tea in it. yay! tea!   Japanese Matcha powder that mystical […]

Paleo French Style Maple Marshmallows (Guimauve) ~ Gluten free, grain free, dairy free, egg free, nut free,

Paleo French Style Maple Marshmallows (Guimauve) ~ Gluten free, grain free, dairy free, egg free, nut free,

My husband and I have been enjoying springtime, getting out in nature gives me an inner focus and I feel like I am giving back to the earth when I dig in the ground. Every year my husband and I get are hands in the […]