Category Archives: Whole30

Nov 21

Slow Cooked Puerto Rican Pork (Pernil)

One of my favorite things in the world…so easy to make, so tasty, and makes a TON. What’s better than pernil? OH, pernil in the CROCKPOT! Of course. Check out the ingredients list. It would be tough to have it … Continue reading

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Nov 7

Hearty Beef and Chorizo Chili

This time of year makes you crave those stick-to-your-ribs meals. The kinds that simmer on the stove and make the house smell great. There could be snow on the ground, football on the tv, leaves rustling outside…you get the picture. … Continue reading

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Oct 14

Whole30 Picadillo with Sauteed Almonds

Yeah, I know, I already have a Picadillo recipe on my blog…but this one is equally as delicious, and it’s Whole30 compliant. Can’t beat that! The almonds add great texture to this dish. I served it with fried plantains, as … Continue reading

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Oct 9

Butternut Squash Mash

I have to say, this Whole30 stuff is no joke. Even the second time around. But the truth is, it DOES make a difference. Even one week in. I feel so much better than I did 8 days ago, and … Continue reading

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Oct 7

Garlic Herb Crusted Pork Roast

Fall is my favorite time of year. And here we are in early October, when unfortunately it still feels like summer! Our AC is on, the humidity is soaring, and temps are high. Meanwhile, the leaves are coming down, football … Continue reading

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Jul 18

Grilled Pattypan Squash

Do you have a local farmers market? It’s one of the best things about this time of year. Fresh farm produce rocks. And what’s great is that you can usually find things that aren’t at the grocery store. Like pattypan … Continue reading

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Jun 12

Leftover Steak Salad

You know how much I love repurposing leftovers, cleaning out the fridge and freezer, getting creative with whatever I have on hand…this is one of those posts. Leftover steak + whatever veggies are in the fridge = a quick, easy … Continue reading

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May 30

Beef and Eggplant Ragu over Spaghetti Squash

Today.is.day.30. Whole30 is just about complete! And I feel great. So great that I’m considering doing it again in a few months. For now, I’ll continue on with a low carb diet (I thought about Paleo, but I need my … Continue reading

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May 15

Spicy Plantain Chips with Mango Guacamole

Today is day 15! Halfway through Whole30. I have to say, it’s been a lot easier than I thought it would be. And it’s probably because of food like this. Who needs tortilla chips? Not me. Spicy Plantain Chips with … Continue reading

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May 13

Whole30 Mayo

Today is day 13 of Whole30. Incase you’re wondering, I’m still here 😉 What’s this, you ask? Why, it’s mayonnaise. Whole30 compliant mayonnaise. And it tasted great in my coleslaw yesterday. I may never go back to the real thing … Continue reading

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