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Sweet Sesame Chicken Tenders {Whole30 & Paleo}

Sweet Sesame Chicken Tenders {Whole30 & Paleo}

I’m in my last few days of the January Whole30 {Day 27 to be exact!} and am starting to get total food boredom. Nothing really sounds good, not even food that is off-limits! I’m totally determined to finish strong, so I knew I needed to […]

Cobb Salad {Whole 30 & Paleo}

Cobb Salad {Whole 30 & Paleo}

I know if I’m going to serve a salad as a main course, it better pack a big punch. Otherwise, I’ll be hearing, “I’m hungry!” 10 minutes after getting the kitchen cleaned up! This salad perfectly fits the bill. It’s full of protein, veggies, and […]

Salsa Chicken {Instant Pot}

Are you ready for the easiest Instant Pot recipe ever? Seriously…it’s just 2 ingredients. Salsa + Chicken = Salsa Chicken! And what I love even more about this recipe is that you can use frozen chicken breasts. I’m always forgetting to thaw meat and this […]

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Have you ever looked closely at the ingredients on a packet of taco seasoning? Maltodextrin. Soybean oil. Not to mention added sugar. It drives me crazy when something that should be simple gets extra ingredients added that either add no health value or even worse, […]

Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs {Instant Pot}

Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs {Instant Pot}

Do you own an Instant Pot, but are a little intimidated to use it? I’m a part of a couple Facebook IP groups and I am always surprised by the number of people who haven’t even taken their IP out of the box. If this […]

Instant Pot Review + Recipes

Instant Pot Review + Recipes

Good morning! Lately there has been so much hype regarding the Instant Pot. I’ve had mine for a little over a year and it has become one of my most used kitchen appliances. It has even earned a spot on my kitchen counter, which says […]

Smoked Pulled Pork {Whole30 & Paleo}

Smoked Pulled Pork {Whole30 & Paleo}

Here in the Midwest it’s been crazy cold, so when this weekend rolled around and the forecast was in the 50s, my hubby immediately knew he wanted to break out the smoker. We have this Masterbuilt Smoker and love it. We’ve smoked whole chickens, brisket, […]

Sweet & Tangy Broccoli Slaw {Whole30 & Paleo}

Sweet & Tangy Broccoli Slaw {Whole30 & Paleo}

Hey there! Today I’m sharing this delicious Whole30 & Paleo recipe for broccoli slaw. There are quite a few reasons we’ve come to prefer broccoli slaw over coleslaw. Broccoli has more vitamins and minerals than cabbage; 6 times more Vitamin A and twice as much […]

Whole30 Menu Plan {2}

Whole30 Menu Plan {2}

Earlier this week I posted about the menu planning process I recently started using. It has totally taken the dread out of menu planning!  If you missed the post click here. I usually only menu plan dinners for the week. I try to keep a […]

Whole30 Week One Recap

Whole30 Week One Recap

One of my new year’s goals is to be more consistent in everything I do. I’m pretty much an all or nothing person. Especially when it comes to diet and exercise. It’s weird, sometimes I have this super human strength to say “no” to all […]