Thanksgiving is tomorrow and I am SO excited. It’s an often overlooked holiday by many (myself included) but any excuse to eat all that comfort food should be embraced. What’s on my menu? We’re opting out of turkey this year in lieu of ham. And of course, Sweet Potato Casserole and Chocolate Pecan Pie will […]
I’ve been craving a really great frosting for a couple months now. My old go-to (pre-paleo) was the usual: powdered sugar, butter, cream. You know, classic buttercream. I had mastered it. Enter paleo, and not a single one of those ingredients is on the “ok” list. So I was back to square one. In my […]
Do you have a favorite of a certain type of food and never veer from that? Like you always get the same burger from the local burger joint, never venturing into the other combinations they offer? You know it’s what you like, so why bother tempting fate and wasting your precious burger time on a […]
Our family recently returned from a 10-day trip to Florida to visit family. I grew up in Florida, so I was used to the heat and humidity, but then I left and my body just cannot handle it anymore. While it was great seeing my family again, I was so glad to come back home […]
So here’s the deal. I know it’s practically October. And I know temperatures are dipping (although, let’s be honest, September in Colorado this year was stupid hot). BUT, that doesn’t mean we can’t still eat pudding pops. Because pudding pops are great and there is no right or wrong season for them. Last Sunday, I […]
I was really hoping to have another crazy chicken lady update today about chicken #2 laying her first egg, but she is still totally freeloading. As are the other 6 girls. Sigh… I spent a good portion of my weekend testing yeast breads. Ordinarily, this wouldn’t be too complicated for me. However, add in the […]
If you love the taste of Miracle Whip but hate all the weird ingredients, this is the mayo for you. Sweetened with honey, it’s even better than the store-bought stuff.