Avocado Goat Cheese Stuffed Burgers with Sriracha Dipping Sauce

A few weeks ago I was experimenting with avocados as a topping for some burgers.  I had just grown tired of using sliced avocado on my burgers and remembered the success I had (texture wise anyway) using whipped avocado for a mousse.  If it could work there, why not as a topping for some burgers? […]

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Paleo muffins are a great source of post-workout protein & carbs and of course a really easy, grab-and-go breakfast. I’ve been making various versions of paleo muffins over the past few years, but after seeing chocolate chip muffins at our local coffee shop, I had to try to create a version I could eat. These […]

Watermelon Basil Salad

I know this site is more known for the ‘low carb’ sort of recipes but seeing as it’s summertime and watermelons are in season, I’ve wanted to get this recipe up for awhile.  My thought behind it is: it’s the proper season for these tasty melons and even though I tend to eat a lower […]

Fire Roasted Sweet Potatoes

This is actually something that I’ve been playing with for months now.  I first tried it at my parents house in Colorado for new years dinner.  They had just built a fire pit in their new back yard and I thought what better way to not only enjoy a fire in the frigid temperatures, but […]

Fried Catfish with Spicy Slaw and Sweet Potato Fries

This past week, my girlfriend and I were able to get out of the hectic rat race that is Los Angeles for a nice quiet vacation at Big Bear Lake.  It was a much needed trip filled with plenty of sunshine, fresh air, cooking outdoors and even catching up on some ever important sleep.  A […]