I hope that all of you football fans out there enjoy the big day, eat a lot of great paleo food, and spend time with friends and family.
Bacon wrapped figs you ask? Yes. Bacon wrapped figs. I know it sounds weird, looks crazy, and yet; I promise they taste like something wrapped in bacon should taste – which is delicious. I picked up some beautiful organic black figs (which happen to be in season right now) from Trader Joes the other day and with the help of little Row Row we went to work! [Read more...]
I really like corn chips. Give me some corn chips AND guacamole and I will love you forever. The problem is, I don’t feel so great after gorging out on corn chips and although I could eat them every day, we all know that’s not the best idea. So, when I am getting that snack attack for some chips and guacamole, I will instead substitute the chips for plantains fried in coconut oil. Plantains are amazing. Depending on the level of ripeness they can be slightly sweet and a bit tangy, almost like a green banana – and when they are black and bruised looking, they fry up crispy on the outside, with a creamy subtle sweetness on the inside. Dive these chips into some smashed avocados and welcome to snack attack heaven!!! Other snack attack recipes included in this post are Spicy Shrimp Tacos and Sweet Potato Fries. [Read more...]