Paleo CCCs (chocolate chip cookies)

Sometime in 2014, I was diagnosed with severe H. Pylori overgrowth in my stomach which caused me to be in the worst gastrointestinal stomach pain, ever. After I ate ANYTHING, I would be keeled over in agony for hours, reaching for my upper abdomen, praying that the throbbing and sharp pain would subside. I was afraid to eat, I was […]

Seven-Veggie Minestrone Soup

The second it becomes December, it’s soup season. I wasn’t always into soup, but as I grow older (or wiser?) I find myself gravitating toward craving soup. Soup is a cozy, warming, and hearty meal that can yield many servings for leftovers, lunch, and usually freezes well. I have several soups that I plan to experiment with, and I do […]

Maple and Herb Fall Squash

With Thanksgiving around the corner, everyone is whipping up classic meals from stuffing to cranberry sauce, and who can forget the sweet potato casserole (psst, I have a sweet potato recipe linked here). For me, this year is about simplicity, and since my husband and I have had our hands full with an 8 month old at home, meal prepping […]

Lemon Chicken Skillet

There’s a few items that every home chef should have: a really solid collection or block of knives, frying pans, and a cast iron skillet. I was pretty nervous to cook with a cast iron because, uh, it’s insanely heavy, and secondly, I was always told to not clean it with soap otherwise it’ll strip away the interior. I’ve gone […]