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Easter

Maple-Roasted Delicata Squash

Maple-Roasted Delicata Squash

Easter is coming up this weekend, and families around the world are carefully planning out their holiday feast.  If you’re still searching for that perfect side dish to compliment the ham headliner, or if you’re looking for a special something to take along to a […]

Mint Chip Shamrock Shake

Mint Chip Shamrock Shake

Shamrock shake recipes seem to be a right of passage for any food blogger, especially this time of year. Honestly, I have never had the McDonald’s version of the Shamrock Shake, so I have nothing to compare that way.  I can only imagine it is […]

An AIP Easter

An AIP Easter

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the bunny trail.  Hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way…

Creamy Colcannon

Creamy Colcannon

In my final ode to the patron saint of the Emerald Isle, I bring you the humble colcannon.  Once a peasant dish made with cheap, available ingredients (like potatoes and dairy!), this AIP version is packed with nutrition and inflammation-fighting goodies!

Ashes to Easter – What is Lent?

Ashes to Easter – What is Lent?

It’s a common question, but one that’s worth asking, I think. If you google this question, you will get right around 50 million results!

Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Tuesday

Fact of the Day:  Today is Shorve Tuesday! What is Shrove Tuesday? And what does it have to do with food? Both excellent questions! Shrove Tuesday, also known as Fat Tuesday, Mardi gras, or Pancake Tuesday, is the Tuesday before Lent begins tomorrow, Ash Wednesday.  […]