Category Archives: Recipes

Grilled Jerk Chicken with Mango Cilantro Salsa

Winter was my favorite season as a kid.  My family had snowmobiles and a cabin in Cle Elum and we were always playing in the snow.  As a skier, I was happiest on the mountain and in the depths of summer I was pining for powder.  Now, as an adult (and as a parent with…

Pumpkin Chili, Guacamole, Pumpkin Recipe Round Up

‘Tis the season for everything pumpkin!  What follows are a few pumpkin recipes that I think are good and worthy of sharing.  If you’ve got one you’d like to share, please do so in the comments. Pumpkin Ice Cream (the perfect after dinner treat) Carrot Pumpkin Spice Muffins (with morning coffee) Almond Butter Pumpkin Bars…

Fall Brodo with Squash and Greens

It’s the weekend and it’s October which means soup!  Spend the time it takes to make a true brodo, which means broth in Italian.  It’s flavorful and good for you, and takes the edge off a crisp autumn night.  Use the slow-cooker method and you can’t go wrong.  And this soup is a great way to…

Paleo caramel cheesecake bites

I’m posting this now so you can stop by the store on your way home from work tomorrow.  These are a bit time-consuming but are good in the fridge or freezer and are the perfect bite when you’re craving something sweet.  Be adventurous and make these this weekend!  You’ll thank me for it when it’s…

Jambalaya, Cauliflower Rice

Dinner tonight.  Why?  Because the last time I made this I doubled it and threw one in the freezer for a night such as this.  A night where I have no plan other than we will need to eat at some point.  Freezer meals might be time-consuming up front but pay off in the long run. …