Chicken wings

Chad adored these chicken wings from Primal Palate. Like, I think he would marry them if he wasn't already married to me. We plan to make these again very soon! Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 45 minutes Ready In: 50 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 lb Chicken Wings, Buffalo Cut 1…

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Paleo Tortillas

These tortilla substitutes are easy to make, they don't break when you try to wrap them up, and taste great. The recipe is from Stupid Easy Paleo. I made these to use as soft tacos with some shredded pork and they were awesome! I can also see how adding some…

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Thai Coconut Soup (Tom kha kai)

This recipe for Thai Coconut Milk Soup really hit the spot when I was craving my favorite soup from Cafe Equator. Ingredients 3 cups homemade chicken stock (or fish stock) 3-4 stalks of lemongrass (the lower white parts only- about 6 inches long) Large piece of galangal (Thai ginger), sliced…

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Burger and Fries

Tonight we had bacon jalapeno burgers and sweet potato fries for dinner and it was everything I hoped it would be. :-) Deeelish! Jalapeno Bacon Burgers This recipe made about 16 burgers. We cooked up 10 of them and froze 6 of them between sheets of wax paper. Ingredients 1/…

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Sausage, Shrimp, and Okra Gumbo

I follow Poppy Tooker's famous recipe which also reminds me of my mom's method. For Christmas, I make Poppy's seafood gumbo with crabs, shrimp and oyster. The recipe below is for shrimp and okra but if you click the link above you'll have the seafood version. Both are great! However,…

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Braised cabbage

This braised cabbage will literally melt in your mouth. So good. ingredients 2 tablespoons melted lard, ghee, or bacon grease for coating the baking dish 1 medium head green cabbage (about 2 pounds) 1 large red or yellow onion, peeled and thickly sliced 2 large carrots, peeled and cut in…

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Baked Apples

This tastes like Fall to me and reminds me of baked apple pie without the unhealthy pie crust! Ingredients I did not measure anything out for the filling so below are my estimates of what was used. You want to end up with a large heaping spoonful or two of…

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Cracklin' Chicken

Cracklin chicken I served this with baked sweet potatoes and sautéed green beans. From the author of nom nom paleo: Some key tips for this recipe: Buy bone-in, skin-on thighs—they’re inexpensive. Plus, the bones are easy to remove, and the crispy skin is what makes this dish. I…

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Porky Meatloaf

Meatloaf doesn't sound appetizing to many people, but this recipe from Nom Nom Paleo will change all that. I always double the recipe. It's that good. The recipe below is doubled, so it makes a good bit. I end up having to put some of the meatloaf into a cupcake…

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Quick and Easy Thai Curry

This is an easy go-to recipe if you're not sure what to cook and it always comes out delicious. The recipe is from Steamy Kitchen. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups rice or for us going without rice, I substitute kelp noodles or cauliflower rice. 1 teaspoon cooking oil like coconut…

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Smashed Potatoes

We don't eat white potatoes very often so this was a delicious treat on Friday night. We caught some red potatoes at the St. Patrick's Day parade and needed to use them up. Pioneer Woman's recipe was a hit. Ingredients 2 tablespoons crab boil 12 whole New Potatoes (or Other…

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