cherry garcia dream bars

Cherry Garcia Dream Bars

Not quite an icebox cake. Not quite an ice cream slice. Not your normal no-bake bar. So what do I call ‘em? Dream Bars! And boy are they dreamy… They might be a little messy but it don’t even matter. One bite and you’ll be transported to chocolate cherry heaven, where all of your worries will disappear…. 

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paleo and macros

Paleo & Macros

Okay people, let’s talk “Paleo & Macros.” This is a blog post I’ve been intending to write for a few months now, but I was a little bit afraid to open this can of worms since traditionally the IIFYM/flexible dieting community and the Paleo community do not see eye to eye. But the tides are… 

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collard wrap

How to Make a Crazy Good Collard Wrap

So last weekend at the farmers market I scored like 3 HUGE bundles of collard leaves for $2.50 (total). It was magical. But then I got home and realized I had way more collard greens than I knew what to do with. First I chopped up and froze about half of them. Then I entertained the… 

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Almond Butter & Jelly Cups

Holy cow you guys.. LOOK AT THESE! Perfect little snackable nuggets of AB&J! I must tip my hat to my dear friend Leah from love me, feed me, because this was pretty much her ingenious idea! Her original recipe is for PB&J Cups (which are deeeelish too!) but I decided to do a little experimenting and come… 

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potato salad

Paleo Potato Salad – 4 Ways

GUYS I’M FREEEEEE!!! It’s finally summer and I. am. so. happy. Summer break=more free time=more kitchen time=more recipes for you guys! First up: ~four~ different flavors of potato salad, all perfect for your Memorial Day festivities this weekend There aren’t many paleo/primal potato salad recipes out there, because of this prevailing idea that white potatoes… 

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cinco de mayo

Paleo Cinco de Mayo Recipe Roundup!

Hey hey! Sorry I’ve been pretty quiet around these parts lately. I am slowly but surely being sucked into the finals black hole, so I haven’t been spending as much time in the kitchen as I would like. Since I don’t have any new recipes for you guys at the moment, I thought I would… 

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warm spring vegetable salad

Warm Spring Vegetable Salad

Hey hey! Happy Monday people! How goes it? It’s a gloomy day here in NYC, which is pretty painful coming off of such a beautiful and warm weekend. But that’s okay, because today’s recipe is so fresh and bright that you’ll forget about the weather outside! I know that peas are kind of in a… 

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lavender latte

Iced Lavender Earl Grey Lattes

Happy hump day friends! In need of a refreshing beverage? Go check out my guest post today on Paleo Parents for the recipe for this Iced Lavender Earl Grey Latte!

hummingbird truffle

Hummingbird Truffles

So I posted a picture of these on Instagram yesterday, and several people said that they didn’t know what Hummingbird cake was! What an atrocity. We must fix this straight away. Hummingbird cake is kind of like a dressed up banana bread, packed with sweet pineapple, chewy coconut and crunchy pecans, and usually iced with velvety cream… 

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crossfixe

crossFIXE giveaway!

So if you’re a CrossFitter or rock climber, you’ve probably heard of climbOn (for those of you that haven’t, it’s a skin repair balm/cream that you generally apply to your hands when they get torn up during a workout or climb). Well, did you know that the same company behind climbOn, SKINourishment, also has a line of… 

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breakfast hash

Breakfast Hash Skillet

Hello strangers! I just checked the records and it has been a full 3 weeks since I last posted anything… whoops! Time really got away from me. Between 21st birthday celebrations, internship commitments, midterms, eBook work and all that jazz, I haven’t had much spare time. Oh yeah! eBook! If you don’t follow me on… 

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nightshade free pizza

Make it Paleo II Review and Nightshade-Free Pizza Recipe

I am simply in awe of Hayley, Bill and Caitlin’s new book, Make it Paleo II. I don’t even feel like words could do it justice, but I’ll try my best! First of all, it goes without saying that Bill is an exquisite food photographer, evinced both on Primal Palate and in this book. I… 

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crispy crab bites

Crispy Crab Bites with Spicy Mustard Aioli

Crisis averted! Well, sort of… My computer went totally kaput on Sunday and wouldn’t turn on. After a lengthy visit to the Genius Bar, my computer was up and running again, but they had to totally wipe it clean to get it to start again And I hadn’t backed it up. D’oh! Honestly I’ve been… 

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