Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp

You know I love crisps if you have searched our site, as you will also find blackberry and cherry crisps and an apple-cranberry crisp. With strawberries and rhubarb in season and getting some rhubarb at the CSA last week, why not make up a nice treat? The sweetness of the berry offsets the tartness of the rhubarb … Continue reading Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp

Sweet Mashed Potatoes

Purely Primal has been on vacation for the last couple of weeks (did you notice the difference in background on some of the posts?). We were lucky enough to experience some unseasonably warm temperatures on our trip which we accepted with open arms as we were getting quite water logged in the PNW.  We took … Continue reading Sweet Mashed Potatoes

Green Beans with Hazelnuts

Green beans have always been one of my favorite foods.  Fresh in the garden, or "steeped" in boiling water for just a few minutes - there is just something about the crunchiness and juiciness of green beans that has always reminded me of home.  Here, we've combined them with a northwest original - toasted hazelnuts … Continue reading Green Beans with Hazelnuts

Primal Chocolate Chip Cookies and Snickerdoodles

Primal Chocolate Chip Cookies and Snickerdoodles Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Purely Primal Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 11 mins Total time: 21 mins Serves: 24 Ingredients For the Chocolate Chip Cookies: 2 1/2 cups of almond flour 1/2 teaspoon of sea salt 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda 1/2 cup of cold butter 2 to … Continue reading Primal Chocolate Chip Cookies and Snickerdoodles

Maple Bourbon Heirloom Squash

Maple Bourbon Heirloom Squash Recipe Type: Side Dishes Author: Purely Primal Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 Sugar Dumpling squash (about the size of grapefruit – they look like a yellow and green miniature pumpkin, but may be acorn-shaped) 2 tbsp grass-fed butter, melted 2 … Continue reading Maple Bourbon Heirloom Squash

Mashed Cauliflower

Mashed Cauliflower Author: Purely Primal Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 15 mins Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 large head of cauliflower 2 tbsp grass-fed unsalted butter (or ghee) 3 tbsp heavy pastured cream (or coconut milk) Instructions Cut the cauliflower into small florets and placing in a steamer basket in a … Continue reading Mashed Cauliflower

Lemon Chicken with Veggies

Lemon Chicken with Veggies Author: Purely Primal Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 5 Ingredients 2 chicken breasts (approx 1-1/2 lbs boneless & skinless – you could use thighs or turkey as well) 1/2 cup peas. Can also use snap or snow peas, chopped. (Optional) 2 med-sized carrots … Continue reading Lemon Chicken with Veggies