Posts Tagged: WHOLE FOODS

Carnitas Burrito Bowl

Carnitas Burrito Bowl

Carnitas Burrito Bowl   I had Chipotle on Saturday and all i could taste was salt.  It’s still all I can taste.  So I’m cooking my own version of their burrito bowls for meal prep this week.   Ingredients: 4 lbs Pork Butt 2 tablespoons paprika 2 tablespoons salt 2 teaspoons black pepper 1 1/2… Read more »

Turkey Tacos

Turkey Tacos

MEAL PREP: Turkey Tacos   Right now is a really amazing time to be low carb, gluten, and grain free.  There are numerous companies that make alternate versions of your favorite carbs, and these days you won’t lose all of your friends for replacing rice, mashed potatoes, and pizza crust with cauliflower (only most of your friends). … Read more »

Stuffed Cabbage

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MEAL PREP: Stuffed Cabbage My favorite cheat meal is a burrito. 90% of the time I follow the Paleo diet, and only eat meat, vegetables, eggs, nuts and seeds. I don’t eat grain, beans, or dairy, and a burrito is all of those things wrapped up in another thing that I don’t eat. So it’s… Read more »

One Skillet Cashew Chicken Stir-fry

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MEAL PREP: One Skillet Cashew Chicken Stir-fry Wedding gifts keep pouring in and I recently received a beautiful Le Crueset cast iron pan in sexy-red (image to follow). With proper maintenance, a good cast iron pan is indestructible! This thing is a work of art, and I was really excited to use it.  So I went… Read more »

Beef and Chicken and Broccoli

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MEAL PREP: Beef and Chicken and Broccoli I like Chinese food as much as everyone else does, but when you get Chinese takeout it’s full of crappy oils, crappy ingredients, and leaves you feeling just like it, crappy.  Luckily, you can quickly whip up these flavors at home by swapping out their crappy ingredients with… Read more »

Slow Cooker Chicken Sweet Potato Chili

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MEAL PREP: Slow Cooker Chicken Sweet Potato Chili I’m getting married in October, and I’ve slowly begun to receive wedding gifts, one gift I just got is a truly beautiful slow cooker (Thank you Stewart and Eileen).  With all this great stuff arriving at our place, I think I’m starting to understand why people get… Read more »

Blackened Chicken Thighs and Bacon Sweet Potato Hash

Blackened Chicken Thighs and Bacon Sweet Potato Hash

MEAL PREP: Blackened Chicken Thighs and Bacon Sweet Potato Hash On days when I don’t have food prepared for work I often go to Whole Foods and make lunches from their hot food and salad bar.  They’ve recently been stocking blackened chicken thighs.  I like blackening stuff because it healthily adds deep flavor.  The issue with Whole… Read more »