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Chipotle Strawberry Kale Chips & Paleo Super Bowl Snacks

We’re coming up on the end of our 30-Day Paleo Challenge to start 2015 off on a healthy first step.  So will I be eating healthy Paleo Super Bowl Snacks this weekend, or will I be drinking beer and the typical pub fare? Good question, but first:  a quick story. Super Bowl – My First… 

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Mandarin Pecan Spinach Salad

I’ve found that this Mandarin Pecan Spinach Salad is lovely to share with loved ones.  Speaking of loved ones, I just got back from an amazing extended weekend in Vancouver.  It wasn’t my normal Vancouver trip, filled with eating out and shopping, etc.  This trip was more about reconnecting with friends that I haven’t spent time… 

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Paleo Candied Nuts

Looking for a salty sweet crunch?  Paleo friendly candy?  Paleo Candied Nuts are for you!!  I crave sugar, and this maple nut crunch is great on apple sauce, sprinkled on salad, as a game day snack, or by the handful after dinner, totally satisfies my sweet tooth. Well it happened. I was fighting, willing it not to happen,… 

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2015 Paleo Challenge Halfway (& Giveaway)

Today is the halfway point in our 2015 30-Day Paleo Challenge and we’re celebrating with our first giveaway!  Yay! New Year’s Resolution Success Just passed 2 weeks into the New Year.  I saw a stat the other day that said that 30% of New Year’s resolutions fail by 2 weeks.  That’s pretty sad, isn’t it?… 

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Paleo Braised Cabbage

I am now a few days into my paleo challenge.  It’s been okay.  Not amazing.  I have such a sugar addiction, even with maple syrup and honey approved as paleo friendly items I am CRAVING sugar.  I have had a headache, and really wanted to cry a couple of times.  I am pushing through a… 

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Killer Paleo Horseradish

I’m serious: this is a Killer Paleo Horseradish recipe.  It’s delicious.  And hot.  And dangerous.  But not poisonous. Let me explain.  I was making my own paleo horseradish for the first time and the vinegar I decided to use was coconut vinegar. I know: I’d never heard of coconut vinegar before either, so I had to… 

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Paleo Challenge – Early Observations

Day 6 of the 30-Day Paleo Challenge.  How’s it going so far?  Did you read about my almost-screw-up on Day 1?  Haha, had totally forgot that it was the 1st.  It’s all good though, my sister caught me before I made the mistake of snatching a candy that my nephews were using to decorate a… 

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Happy New Year! Paleo Challenge Time…

Are you ready for 2015?  Ready or not, it’s here.  And I’m excited!  I’m hoping for big changes this year and have no idea what this year will bring. As you know, I have challenged Holley and you to a month-long 100% paleo challenge to start this year off with better health.  This will be my… 

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