dinner · Healthy and Delicious · Side Dishes & Salads

Taco Salad with Cilantro Ranch Dressing

We have baseball 4 nights a week right now.  Baseball practice ends “at dusk” which, right now, is about 7pm.  Since I am not willing to eat take out that often and I mostly dislike meals made in the crockpot, I am really having to get creative.  My goal has been to eat as healthy… Continue reading Taco Salad with Cilantro Ranch Dressing

Dinners · Pork · whole 30 paleo

Spaghetti Marinara with Crispy Pork with Zoodles (or noodles!)

When I was a teenager, my parents took a trip to Italy, and when they got home, my spaghetti life was changed forever.  My Dad, who cooked dinner most nights in our family, came home proclaiming that the spaghetti we had been eating our whole lives was crap, and that the Italians did it better.… Continue reading Spaghetti Marinara with Crispy Pork with Zoodles (or noodles!)

Breakfast · Drinks · Healthy and Delicious

Whole 30 Mocha

So, before all the Whole 30 Sherrifs come on here and yell at me, I will state for the record that I am well aware that this recipe is what the Hartwigs would call “sex with your pants on. ” In fact, it’s so rich, frothy, and creamy and seems so much like you’re drinking… Continue reading Whole 30 Mocha

Appetizers and Dips · Side Dishes & Salads · whole 30 paleo

Whole 30 Dump Ranch

Oh mylanta you guys.  I can’t believe I completed 45 days of Whole 30 in my life without making dump ranch. Big mistake.  Huge. I finally made dump ranch today, and doing this recipe with the exact ingredients written, I swear to the heavens that I absolutely can’t tell the difference between this and homemade… Continue reading Whole 30 Dump Ranch

candy · chocolate · Desserts · Healthy and Delicious · whole 30 paleo

5 Ingredient, 5 Minute: Primal Fudge

As I have mentioned previously, my husband and I recently completed the Whole30 challenge.  Basically we went for 30 days eating only whole, unprocessed foods.  No sugar, no dairy, no grains, no legumes, no alcohol (gasp!) In other words: 30 days of torture. That said, we had amazing results in our health and our waistlines,… Continue reading 5 Ingredient, 5 Minute: Primal Fudge

chicken · dinner · Healthy and Delicious · whole 30 paleo

Paleo (Whole 30) Egg Roll in a Bowl

Hi readers! It’s been a few weeks since I posted because I am currently doing the unthinkable- I’m in the throes of the Whole 30 Program.  For those of you who don’t know what that is, it’s a program where you eliminate all sugar, all dairy, all grains, all legumes, as well as a bunch… Continue reading Paleo (Whole 30) Egg Roll in a Bowl