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Steamed & Sautéed Carrots

Steamed & Sautéed Carrots

Sauteed Carrots I like to use the whole carrots and peel and slice them in little diagonals (about 1/4 inch thick). I steam them for about 4-5 minutes (soft but not mushy). After I steam them, I like to saute them to add some flavor. Here’s where the flavor comes from…. In a pan, heatContinue Reading

“Hobo” Dinner (Paleo/Whole 30 Friendly)

“Hobo” Dinner (Paleo/Whole 30 Friendly)

I’m not quite sure why this meal is called a hobo dinner. I feel bad calling it that! All I know is that I was brought up eating it and always liked it. I still make it after all these years of consuming it. It is an affordable, quick & easy meal to have…. maybeContinue Reading

Carrot Raisin Pineapple Salad

Carrot Raisin Pineapple Salad

1lb grated or shredded carrots ½ cup raisins 1 tbsp honey (optional) ⅓ cup pineapple, drained and diced small ½ – ¾ cup paleo mayonnaise If you want plump raisins,  add the raisins to a cup of boiling water for five minutes, then drain and pat dry on paper towels. Mix all remaining ingredients together andContinue Reading

Broccoli & Apple Salad

Broccoli & Apple Salad

(Serves 4) 2 medium heads of broccoli, chopped 1 large carrot, grated 1 apple, cored & finely chopped 1/4 cup onion, finely chopped 1/2 cup walnuts, coarsely chopped 1/4 cup dried cranberries (I use raisins) (Dressing ingredients) 1 cup mayo (find my favorite paleo mayo recipe here) 2 TB lemon juice 1 garlic clove, mincedContinue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 6/9-6/15

I’m going to try to post my weekly meal plan, for those of you that are interested. We’ve had numerous people ask what types of meals we eat since we’ve finally had success with losing weight. I grocery shop for an entire week on Thursdays for only what we need for the week at breakfast,Continue Reading

Meatloaf (not usually a fan, but this is a keeper!) with Mashed Potatoes & Carrots

Meatloaf (not usually a fan, but this is a keeper!) with Mashed Potatoes & Carrots

This recipe is courtesy of Miranda Lambert. Yes, the country singer. I found this recipe a few months ago and decided to give it a try. I’m usually not interested in meatloaf. Let’s face it…. a loaf of meat….. who really wants that? But, this recipe changed my thoughts of meatloaf. Give it a try.Continue Reading