Easy Sauteed Mushrooms

Easy sauteed mushrooms paleo recipe

This recipe is sort of the "choose your own adventure" variety. You can choose what flavors you use by switching up the herbs and liquids to create a totally different dish. Experiment! This one's hard to mess up. A few ideas: Asian/Chinese flavors: tamari (or soy sauce) plus rice vinegar, basil, maybe a dash of red pepper flakes Italian flavors: basalmic vinegar with rosemary Thai flavors: coconut milk, basil Super savory: red wine with thyme You get the idea! Let me know what Continue Reading

Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed acorn squash recipe

Nom nom! This is a useful recipe now that some of the fall and winter squashes are coming into season. I bet it would be delicious with butternut or delicata squash too! Note: there's now a page on the site where you can see all the food we eat for the next 30 days. I'll link to recipes when I use them! Visit the 30 Days of Paleo meals page! Stuffed Acorn Squash with chicken sausage, mushrooms, peppers, and asparagus Serves 2 with some filling left over this recipe is paleo Continue Reading

Apple Crumble


This is a recipe I made up with Jimmy in mind. My husband, the milkshake connoisseur, to my shock and awe, has agreed to do a 30-day Paleo challenge. For the next 30 days, we will be eating grain, dairy, and legume-free. No mac & cheese, no pizza at Cogan's, no frequent trips to Dairy Queen. We will be eating plenty of grass-fed and free-range meats, eggs, vegetables, fruit, nuts, seeds, and healthy oils. Last night, we stayed up past midnight talking of goals and dreams, and one of the Continue Reading

Curried Zucchini Soup

photo copyright © gwarcita We got TONS of zucchini in the CSA this summer. I grated a lot and froze it so I could make zucchini bread this winter. I also sliced some and froze it, but wasn't sure what I was going to use it in til I was flipping through a book on squashes and saw something similar to this recipe. I decided to come home and try it. It was delicious and so comforting on a freezing rainy night. Curried Zucchini Soup makes 2 big bowls 2-3 cups sliced zucchini 2 cups vegetable Continue Reading

Chocolate Chip Cookies

I wanted to share my favorite recipe for delicious and amazing vegan chocolate chip cookies, since several people in the giveaway thread seemed skeptical that such a thing exists. This recipe is from Vegan with a Vengeance, which is an awesome cookbook to have on hand, whether you're vegan or not. There are plenty of creative and scrumptious recipes, there's really something for everyone. As Isa says in the introduction to the recipe, these are definitely not healthy. Some people thing vegan Continue Reading