Creamy Black Bean Pasta Salad

Have you tried the black bean pasta at Trader Joe’s? Love it? Hate it? We bought some a while back and were kind of turned off by using it in place of pasta with marinara sauce (which is what TJ’s recommends – bleh!) BUT using it for a zesty pasta salad — that we love. In…

Creamy Tahini Dressing

Problem: It’s frickin impossible to find a paleo dressing that is creamy. Solution: This dressing is zesty and creamy and would sub really well for a caesar salad or in place of mayo in a pasta salad recipe. Ingredients: 1/3 cup red wine vinegar 1/3 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons tahini 2 tablespoons lemon juice…

Soft Butter with Fresh Herbs

This super rainy and hot summer has been making my herbs grow like crazy! Am I alone here? Does anyone else have an absurd amount of herbs right now?! Here’s a super simple and delish way to put some of those excess herbs to use. Spread this herbed butter on toast, slather on mashed potatoes…

Fresh Strawberry Kale Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Ok, sorry for all the pics on this one… Actually, no I’m not sorry. This salad is fresh and bright and bootyful and the perfect ode to summer. Hope you like looking at it as much as I like eating it! Nom nom nom… Not to mention, this super simple lemon vinaigrette is zesty and…

One-Ingredient Blueberry Popsicles

Did I mention before that I am hooked on making frozen treats this summer? Because that is definitely the situation. ☀️ This one is a no-brainer… The one ingredient (in case you missed it) is blueberries. Thus, these frozen treats are naturally sweet, tasty, and obviously gluten-free, paleo, vegan, etc. Hurrah! Not to mention, they…