Category Archives: paleo

Braised Collard Greens with Garlic

To accompany the traditional Brazilian dish, Feijoada Completa, you need some garlicy collards to round out your meal. And just because we all can use more dark leafy greens in out everyday diet and it is soooo tasty prepared this … Continue reading

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Hungarian Goulash – ‘Slow Cooker Friday’

Now that the weather is turning to follow the leaves down the fall path, I think we are all in need for some ‘good for the soul’ warming foods that take no effort to make.  And it’s been a while … Continue reading

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Chicken Sausage Patties

Sausage can be a mixed bag of tricks. Store bought it often contains a lot of fat with the flavor that we all want. But if you want to control fat and sodium content, blending up your own patties (unless you … Continue reading

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Thai Beef Salad to go

Last Tuesday it snowed and today it’s 65F! Crazy weather for a 4th of December. If I were back home, I’d be making ‘Grättimännli’ tomorrow, so they are ready for December 6th, and it was a firm plan, but how … Continue reading

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Raw ‘Pasta’ Alla Checca

Serve up some summer! ‘Alla checca’ is one version of a classic Italian summer fresh uncooked tomato sauce. Dreamed up in Italy, when the summer sun ripens tomatoes by the minute and you just don’t want the extra heat nor … Continue reading

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Nüssli Salat (lambs lettuce, Mâche or Corn Salad) with Eggs and Orange

A filling lunch salad for a warm day. When I was  kid, my Mom made this a lot after Easter, it’s a good way to use up all the pretty Easter eggs. I am sure she still makes it, I … Continue reading

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Kale #1 with Golden Raisins

Kale is one of my favorite no-brain vegetables. Not because it isn’t good for your brain or you, no, but because I find it’s so easy to make it yummy that there isn’t a whole lot of thinking involved in … Continue reading

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