Adding a few spices to a simple salad dressing, makes this the most flavorful salad ever!

Spicy Papaya and Avocado Salad

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If you’ve ever been to a socal farmer’s market then you’ve probably seen vendors selling mango or papaya sprinkled with chili powder and a few other special seasonings. It’s surprisingly good. While I could eat my weight in papaya…
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Braised Carrots

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I mentioned earlier in the year that I’m trying to eat healthier. I’m drinking smoothies and incorporating more veggies into my meals. Since carrots are so cheap and easy to find in the grocery store, I thought I'd try Braised Carrots.…
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Nut Free Granola

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Please note that this recipe is not AIP. However, I'm looking forward to making this AIP/Paleo compliant really soon. I like fruit and yogurt in the morning but sometimes it can get a little boring. That’s where this homemade Nut Free Granola…
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Dairy Free Chocolate Pudding with Strawberries

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Strawberries are so sweet and delicious that there isn’t much that can make then better except maybe chocolate. This Dairy Free Chocolate Pudding has absolutely no dairy and yet is incredibly rich. The secret ingredient is shockingly avocados.…
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Berry Smoothie

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I truly enjoyed the holidays and it definitely shows because my pants are a bit snug. Is anyone else having this problem? I also realized that I haven’t had a salad or fresh fruit since October. Oh boy. I actually like healthy food, especially…
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Easy Roasted Asparagus

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Easy Roasted Asparagus recipe is very simple, and everyone should have in his or her cooking arsenal. I make it all the time as it’s a great side to any chicken, fish or beef. If you have some Parmesan cheese handy (and your gut can take…
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Ginger Sweet Potatoes

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This mashed Ginger Sweet Potato recipe is a really easy twist on a classic holiday side dish. Sweet Potatoes are generally a very sugary sweet dish but this one adds in a lot of flavor from ginger without using any sugar. In Asian food…