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Cobb Salad (AIP, SCD)

I made this gorgeous AIP-friendly version of a Cobb salad as part of our “around-the-world” culinary adventures in 2020. I’ve learned so much during this year long project about things that I had never even thought about before. For example, I never knew that “baked beans” are

Cranberry Apple Bacon Stuffed Acorn Squash (SCD, AIP)

Stuffed acorn squash makes for an appealing presentation, especially on a holiday table, and jazzes up what is otherwise often a pretty bland vegetable. Yes, I’ll admit it. While I generally love winter squash, acorn squash has never been one of my favorites… except when used as

Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Basil Sauce (AIP, SCD)

Bacon wrapped scallops are one of those dishes almost everyone goes for, even people who aren’t big fans of other shellfish or seafood. And no one really thinks of as special diet food, but as long as you use a compliant bacon they work for AIP and

Garlic Shrimp Zucchini Boats (AIP, SCD)

I had so much fun plating these garlic shrimp zucchini boats for the pictures, and couldn’t resist the urge to stand the basil leaves up like sails on a sailboat. Of course, the nautical theme continues with the simple fact that the main ingredient is from the

Grilled Lamb Kebabs with Cucumber Herb Relish (AIP, SCD)

With this simple recipe for grilled lamb kebabs you can bring the flavor of Mediterranean street food to your life, even in the midst of a global pandemic that is keeping most of us from traveling anywhere at all. If don’t have skewers, you can opt to

Herb Meatballs and Sautéed Swiss Chard with Raisins (AIP, SCD)

This week’s new recipe for herb meatballs with sautéed chard is an homage to the late summer garden, especially the bountiful herbs and the bright colors of the rainbow Swiss chard just now hitting its peak. I was inspired to create this recipe a couple weeks ago

Easy Oven Roasted Wild Salmon (AIP, SCD)

Many of the clients I work with have to be coaxed into eating more salmon and other fish, not because they don’t enjoy eating it but because they are intimidated at the thought of preparing it at home. I understand; because I was too! I’m not sure

10 More Easy AIP Asparagus Recipes

These asparagus recipes prove that this vegetable is epitome of easy! Practically no prep work is needed and it cooks in a flash. It is a delicious and nutritious addition to your vegetable rotation and should especially enjoyed when it is in season locally. Why eat asparagus?

Easy Shrimp and Asparagus Stir Fry (AIP, SCD)

Ease. Every January I pick a single to be my theme for the new year and my 2020 year is “ease.” I aim to manifest ease in my life in many ways, but the most obvious for you is going to be in the recipes that I

Smoky Kabocha “Cheese” Spread (AIP, SCD)

The best things in life often happen when you are looking for something else entirely… and this smoky “cheese” spread made from kabocha squash, bacon, and a few other key ingredients is a deliciously great example of that! Believe it or not, I was actually going for