Recipes

A Beginner’s Guide to Handmade Pasta Dough

A Beginner’s Guide to Handmade Pasta Dough

Curious about making your own fresh pasta dough, our Homemade Pasta Dough Introduction is the perfect way to get started and your expert guide on ingredients, techniques, and much more! AL DENTE YOUR WAY TO PERFECTION Pasta is famous for its al dente texture when eaten. Literally meaning […]

Handmade Orecchiette Pasta Recipe with Mushrooms, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Pine Nuts!

Handmade Orecchiette Pasta Recipe with Mushrooms, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Pine Nuts!

There’s no better way to enjoy freshly made pasta than with home made sauce!  We’ll show you how to prepare a delicious fresh orecchiette with a chunky vegetarian sauce using mushrooms and sun-dried tomatoes with the added flavor and zing of garlic in an olive oil base. Why orecchiette? […]

Paleo Cooking 101: Fats, Oils and Sugar

Paleo Cooking 101: Fats, Oils and Sugar

The paleo diet and lifestyle avoids processed and refined foods including grains, beans, artificial/refined sugars, and most pasteurized dairy products focusing instead on fresh vegetables, juicy fruits, and protein-rich eggs, meats, and nuts. Inspired, we’ve put together a guide to getting started – Paleo Cooking 101: Fats, […]

The Ultimate Paleo Brunch Menu Recipes!

The Ultimate Paleo Brunch Menu Recipes!

Let’s be honest, one of the best things to do on the weekends is get together with friends and family and “brunch” (Yes, officially used as a verb!) We’ve put together the ULTIMATE Paleo Brunch Menu with 4 hearty and delicious recipes using unique ingredients and techniques […]

Paleo Recipes: Sweet Potato & Sausage Hash with Baked Egg

Paleo Recipes: Sweet Potato & Sausage Hash with Baked Egg

Searching for Paleo Recipes? This dish is a hearty comfort food dish and a delicious start to any brunch menu. Not feeling hash? You can chop the sweet potatoes into small cubes instead! Because the chunks will be bigger bigger, you’ll have to bake them […]

RECIPE: Paleo Leftover Mash With Fried Egg with Parsnip Puree, Sausage & Chard

RECIPE: Paleo Leftover Mash With Fried Egg with Parsnip Puree, Sausage & Chard

Feeling overwhelmed by the idea of brunch leftovers? Get creative and prepare a fantastic breakfast TWO days in a row with our Leftover Mash! This recipe utilizes parsnip puree, Swiss chard greens, and sausage! [Tweet “RECIPE: Paleo Leftover Mash With Fried Egg with Parsnip Puree, […]

PALEO RECIPES: Crust–Less Vegetable Quiche

PALEO RECIPES: Crust–Less Vegetable Quiche

This is one of best paleo recipes out there! This quiche is both dairy and gluten free and the perfect casserole to feed a crowd of hungry paleo people for brunch. Replace zucchini and carrots with your own medley of favorite vegetables like mushroom, peppers, […]

RECIPE: Paleo Roasted Beet and Arugula Salad with Honey Toasted Pecans

RECIPE: Paleo Roasted Beet and Arugula Salad with Honey Toasted Pecans

Red beets are an intensely flavored root vegetable with a deep, strong, reddish purple color. This rich color is from betacyanin, a phytochemical that contributes red to violet pigments. Be warned…beets tend to bleed – those beautiful pigments will be all over your hands while […]

RECIPE: Paleo Fresh Brussels Sprout and Apple Slaw

RECIPE: Paleo Fresh Brussels Sprout and Apple Slaw

For a fresh interpretation of a typical roasted Brussels sprouts dish, serve this unique slaw! Surprising as it may be, Brussels sprouts are fantastic raw! They have a great crunch and a wonderful taste that pairs well with apples and homemade vinaigrette. This is best […]

RECIPE: Paleo Fresh Radishes with Sea Salt, Butter, and Rustic Puree de Fines Herbs

RECIPE: Paleo Fresh Radishes with Sea Salt, Butter, and Rustic Puree de Fines Herbs

One of the best ways to welcome the spring season is to offer guests a revitalizing appetizer that pays homage to the freshest of ingredients. Enjoy the crisp, slightly peppery, and refreshing qualities of fresh radishes combined with a smear of high quality butter, sea […]

RECIPE: Paleo Wilted Swiss Chard

RECIPE: Paleo Wilted Swiss Chard

This is an easy, quick side dish that will go perfectly with your main course. Not a Swiss Chard fan? You can use any fresh greens that are available. Broccoli rabe, beet greens, kale, spinach, and collard green can all be easily substituted. PALEO WILTED […]

RECIPE: Paleo Rosemary-Infused Parsnip Puree

RECIPE: Paleo Rosemary-Infused Parsnip Puree

Perfectly thick and creamy, parsnip puree is ideal for capturing all the mouth-watering juices from a dinner roast: lamb, ham or beef. While rosemary is a lovely aromatic for this dish, feel free to use other woody herbs like thyme or sage to infuse into the […]

RECIPE: Paleo Coconut Macaroons

RECIPE: Paleo Coconut Macaroons

These macaroons are a bite-sized sweet treat that will definitely please the coconut lovers in the group! When baking, the outer edge and bottoms of the cookies become golden brown and toasty, while the interior remains soft and delicate. Enjoy these coconut clouds of happiness […]

RECIPE: Paleo Honey Lime Curd

RECIPE: Paleo Honey Lime Curd

Lime curd (for example, this is a creamy, sweet-tart perfection, but often has too much refined sugar added to it. This paleo-fied recipe includes just ¼ cup of honey with a full, fresh and delightfully mouth-puckering citrus flavor. With a few simple steps, this curd is […]

RECIPE: Paleo Peach and Blueberry Nut Cobbler

RECIPE: Paleo Peach and Blueberry Nut Cobbler

Perfect to feed a large crowd, this rustic fruit and nut cobbler is prepared in a casserole dish and is meant to be served by the warm, heaping spoonful. Feel free to use your favorite fruits and nuts. Blackberries and plums with a few teaspoons […]

RECIPE: Paleo Carrot Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream Frosting

RECIPE: Paleo Carrot Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream Frosting

There’s no need for the paleo diet to leave behind this classic! Using a base of almond flour, this carrot cake is a healthy and low sugar option that will cure your sweet tooth craving. Because almond flour provides such a moist and delicate crumb, […]

RECIPE: Paleo Poached Eggs with Quick–Sautéed Asparagus and Crispy Prosciutto

RECIPE: Paleo Poached Eggs with Quick–Sautéed Asparagus and Crispy Prosciutto

Tired of plain-Jane hard-boiled eggs? Have some fun this year and give poached eggs a try in your kitchen. You won’t be able to dye them hot pink and green, but what they lack in colorful paint they’ll make up for in delicious flavor and […]

13 Genius Ways You’ve Never Tried To Make Eggs!

13 Genius Ways You’ve Never Tried To Make Eggs!

With Easter JUST around the corner we’re celebrating the egg! Why? Because quite frankly, we think it’s too often under appreciated for it’s versatility with a lot of potential for glamour! Glamorous eggs? Yes! Throw your normal routine out the window, you won’t find scrambled, […]

The ULTIMATE Paleo Recipe Guide

The ULTIMATE Paleo Recipe Guide

Inspired by the Paleo diet and lifestyle, our ULTIMATE Paleo Recipe Guide features recipes focusing on fresh, natural, wholesome foods that provide nutrient-dense benefits and promote health and wellness without sacrificing taste. Every dish avoids using processed or refined foods including grains, beans, artificial or refined sugars, […]

March Madness Made Healthy: 8 Ridiculously Awesome Vegetarian Apps

March Madness Made Healthy: 8 Ridiculously Awesome Vegetarian Apps

Hey, college basketball fans! Ready to get March Madness started and get you game grub on? Are you tired of serving snacks that weigh you down, drenched in batter and oil, or just filled with crap? We know it can be a tough recovery after filling your body with […]

Pastry Shop Classics In Your Kitchen: Homemade Éclair & Cream Puffs Recipe

Pastry Shop Classics In Your Kitchen: Homemade Éclair & Cream Puffs Recipe

The truth is, we had a MAJOR craving for cream puffs and couldn’t ignore it for even a second longer! I know what you’re thinking, “But I can’t possibly make those cream filled puffs of heaven on my own, can I?” You sure can – and […]

Pastry Shop Classics In Your Kitchen: Blackberries with Pistachio, Orange Zest & 5-Spice Flavored Pastry Cream Recipe

Pastry Shop Classics In Your Kitchen: Blackberries with Pistachio, Orange Zest & 5-Spice Flavored Pastry Cream Recipe

TIME FOR THE CREAM FILLING Now that you’ve got your cream puffs baking in the oven – it’s time to work on the cream filling! Be classic or be daring – we’ve got 2 pastry cream recipes to choose from! And if you haven’t made […]

The Ultimate Green Recipe Guide For St. Patrick’s Day!

The Ultimate Green Recipe Guide For St. Patrick’s Day!

It’s hard not to love St. Patrick’s Day – From the delicious food and drinks to having fun with family and friends, what could be better? We’ve put together the Ultimate Green Recipe Guide with some of the most delicious (and GREEN) meals & sweet […]

Pan-Seared Cauliflower “Steaks” Recipe With Balsamic Reduction

Pan-Seared Cauliflower “Steaks” Recipe With Balsamic Reduction

THE VEGAN STEAKHOUSE For the vegan craving a meaty main dish, cauliflower “steaks” provide a fun, show-stopping twist to any steakhouse favorite.  The idea is to mimic the cooking techniques often applied to steak: pan-searing to obtain a nice brown, caramelized crust – then roasting […]

Crazy For Cauliflower Recipes! Pan-Seared “Steaks,” Pizza Crust & Faux-Tatoes

Crazy For Cauliflower Recipes! Pan-Seared “Steaks,” Pizza Crust & Faux-Tatoes

BEYOND THE RAW VEGGIE PLATTER Often forgotten among the more popular red pepper slices and baby carrots in that bland raw vegetable platter, cauliflower’s potential usually goes unnoticed.  Until now, of course!   Cauliflower has recently become quite the popular Pinterest post, and for good reason!  […]

Creamy Cauliflower Mashed Faux-Tatoes Recipe

Creamy Cauliflower Mashed Faux-Tatoes Recipe

YOU SAY POTATO, I SAY FAUX-TATO A paleo or vegan lifestyle does not need to eliminate childhood favorites from the recipe book!  Cauliflower provides a healthful substitution for carb-heavy mashed potatoes.  The end result is surprisingly similar!  Serve this the next time you are looking […]

Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe

Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe

If you love pizza, you will love this cauliflower pizza crust recipe. Give it a try! CAULIFLOWER GOES ITALIAN Here’s a recipe for you to try for your next paleo and gluten-free pizza night!  The cauliflower pizza crust is a great foundation for any of […]

10 Grain Free & Paleo Recipes By The Fit Cookie

10 Grain Free & Paleo Recipes By The Fit Cookie

If you have been thinking about eating paleo or grain free, check out these paleo recipes! I have been eating {mostly} grain free for over a year now. It’s not exactly paleo since I still eat potatoes and some sugar. I didn’t jump on a […]

How to Make Your Own Oat Flour & Waffle Recipe

How to Make Your Own Oat Flour & Waffle Recipe

Want to make fluffy waffles? Well you can, using this easy and healthy waffle recipe. OUR CURRENT OBSESSION? OAT FLOUR! If you’ve struggled with finding substitute ingredients for refined flours—or just love experimenting with new ingredients and innovating your favorite dishes—prepare to be impressed by what […]

How to Make Tart Dough 101 & Recipes

How to Make Tart Dough 101 & Recipes

  Learn how to make your tart dough through these easy step-by-step recipe. It doesn’t stop there! You can also learn about the different ways you can use the dough to make a variety of tart treats! TART DOUGH VERSATILITY One tart dough recipe, infinite […]