Tag Archives: spices

A Paleo-Style Easter

A Paleo-Style Easter

When I think of an Easter meal, many of the dishes that come to mind are easily converted to a Paleo-esque format without too much difficulty. If you’re used to starting your meal with a plate of cheese and crackers, why not replace that with a ...
Hearty Slow Cooker Beans & Greens

Hearty Slow Cooker Beans & Greens

When you make a meal in a slow cooker, you can “prep and forget,” going about your day while it takes care of the cooking. Another advantage is that you’ll probably have leftovers, giving you a quick lunch or a dinner for another d ...
Herbs & Spices Beyond the Kitchen

Herbs & Spices Beyond the Kitchen

Whether fresh from the herb garden or dried in the jar, herbs and spices added to prepared meals provide both flavor and an extra sprinkling of antioxidants, minerals or vitamins. No food is off-limits. Sandwiches, snacks and smoothies all qualify fo ...
Warm Spiced Coconut-Almond Milk

Warm Spiced Coconut-Almond Milk

Move over, hot cocoa. This belly-warming winter drink is just as easy to make but brings a touch of exotic flavor to your mug. Simmer together almond milk, a swirl of coconut oil and fragrant spices such as nutmeg, ginger and turmeric for a healthy h ...
Paleo Southwestern Style Chicken Soup

Paleo Southwestern Style Chicken Soup

After the holidays, I’m ready for some new flavors after staying quite true to the traditional holiday themes for all the Paleo events I’ve hosted between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Add to that the fact that in the height of cold season ...
‘Tis the Season(ing) for Herbs & Spices

‘Tis the Season(ing) for Herbs & Spices

When you’re flavoring your favorite dishes, which seasoning do you reach for most often? In a recent survey conducted by Vitacost.com, basil beat out other popular herbs and spices to earn the title of favorite flavor enhancer. Not far behind, ...