Maple Mustard and Cider Braised Pork Belly

It’s officially the week of Paleo f(x) and Suzanne and I couldn’t be more excited and nervous at the same time. We’re doing a cooking demo for a modified version of our Paleo Eggs Benedict with a totally FOOLPROOF hollandaise sauce. I’m also on a panel for the Journey of Transformation where I’ll be talking about […]

Turmeric and Herb Pulled Beef

It’s been cold the last few weeks in LA and even going into last month some as well.  That means that my crock pot has been on the receiving end of almost a non stop workout for that time.  Whether I’m making some bone broth, rendering more lard for cooking or just using it to […]

Crock Pot Bone Broth

First off, I want to wish everyone a Happy New Year!  I truly hope your holiday break was as amazing as mine was.  My girlfriend and I each traveled home to Colorado to visit our families for Christmas.  Her entire family was in town from Alabama for the eventual birth of her new nephew.  Which […]

Crock Pot Carne Asada

So I know lately, given the season, I’ve been focusing on lots of desserts and holiday fare.  So with this recipe, I wanted to get away from that briefly, hey Thanksgiving might be over but Christmas is coming, and I have a few recipes coming down the pipe for that! Carne Asada has to be […]

How to Render Lard

Earlier this month, I was lucky enough to attend Farm Day at Cook Pigs Ranch in Julian, CA for a tour of their farm as well as how they raise their pigs.  I must say, they do things RIGHT at Cook Pigs.  Their pigs live better lives than a lot of humans that I know. […]