Primal Biscuits

After cutting out the bread, I don't miss it.  But, sometimes when we have spaghetti, I miss the garlic bread that we used to make with it.  So, last week when we made some spaghetti, I decided to try and make a biscuit with it so that I could have my garlic bread.  This biscuit can … Continue reading Primal Biscuits

Mint Vinaigrette

Here's a great easy dressing for salads that would also go well over a variety of other veggies like steamed broccoli, riced cauliflower, or blanched asparagus.  A full batch saved in a glass container in the fridge should last several days (assuming you don't use it all up sooner). Gather Up: 1/3 cup lightly packed … Continue reading Mint Vinaigrette

Lemon-Parmesan Asparagus

Now that spring is here (at least according to the calendar, because the weather seems to disagree), fresh asparagus is starting to appear at the farmer's markets and produce sections.  Asparagus is one of my favorites, so I look forward to this time of year when I can prepare it farm fresh and tender.  And … Continue reading Lemon-Parmesan Asparagus

Parmesan Breaded Pork Chops

Every so often, we'll use a little dairy other than grass-fed butter or pastured cream when we cook.  Typically these other occasions involve cheese, because there's something about good cheese that is hard to resist.  So for today's recipe, I thought I'd pull one out of our book that uses a liberal amount of Parmesan … Continue reading Parmesan Breaded Pork Chops

Pot Roast with Sweet Potatoes

We were blessed with a rare (at least so far this year) sunny day this past Saturday, giving us a chance to get some outside chores done finally.  On days like that, when you're out raking and picking up fallen branches and cleaning up the tangles of brush that have cluttered the yard throughout the soggy … Continue reading Pot Roast with Sweet Potatoes

Gluten-Free Granola

Miss your cereal or just want a great snack? My friend Brad gave me a great recipe for grain-free granola.  It's cool I can say friend although I have met him only once.  We communicate mainly through his nutrition log via the computer.  He tells me what he eats, I make a comment.  We have some … Continue reading Gluten-Free Granola

Baked Coconut Chicken Tenders

This is a quick and easy recipe for chicken that is a just little out of the ordinary.  The list of ingredients is short, and contains all things that are easy to find if you don't already have them in your pantry.  The prep time is almost nothing, and the baking time is just about … Continue reading Baked Coconut Chicken Tenders