Paleo Cucumber Mint Raita

Paleo Cucumber Mint Raita

Dipping food in a sauce makes it way more fun to eat, am I right?! Recently, I made some lamb / beef skewers and thought they’d pair really well with a raita. Traditionally, raita is a meal accompaniment in Indian cuisine and is made of yogurt, vegetables like cucumber and spices. It’s meant to cool … Continue reading

Lemony Herb Sauce

Lemony Herb Sauce

This sauce got invented to accompany some awesome beef & lamb kofta (meat on a stick) that I made recently. All I can tell you is to hold onto your hat because it packs a wallop of flavor…the brightness of the lemon, the freshness of the herbs and a bit of texture from the pistachios … Continue reading

Watermelon Mojito Salad

Watermelon Mojito Salad

It’s rare that I drink these days…it’s pretty counterproductive to my training and makes me sleep like crap. That doesn’t mean that I don’t think about it sometimes – and occasionally it’s a bit longingly. The other day, I thought of one of my BFF Greg and our Thelma and Louise inspired road trip last … Continue reading

Paleo “Cheesy” Potatoes

Paleo “Cheesy” Potatoes

I really, really wanted to make “Paleo Mac n’ Cheese”. Really. Then I went to the market and of course, they were all out of spaghetti squash. Luckily, my brain sprang into problem-solver mode and I thought, “What about shredded sweet potatoes?” I think the end result came out better than spaghetti squash ever would … Continue reading