Category: Pork

Mason Jar Marinades – Minimal Cleanup & No Plastic

Mason Jar Marinades – Minimal Cleanup & No Plastic

Say goodbye to excess cleanup and wasting plastic baggies… This post is a method/hack post more than an actual recipe. This is how I often prep quick dinners for myself and wanted to share it with the rest of you. This method eliminates the need to clean a food processor or a blender, and also […]

March 21, 2014 | 22 Comments More
Paleo Spaghetti alla Carbonara (Zucchini Noodles)

Paleo Spaghetti alla Carbonara (Zucchini Noodles)

Spaghetti alla Carbonara, aka Spaghetti and eggs…   Back when I ate pasta, spaghetti alla carbonara was one of my favorite dishes. It had the smokey pancetta, a creamy egg based sauce that held it all together, and then of course, pasta. On top of it being great tasting, it’s also quite easy to make […]

September 10, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Sous Vide Jalapeño & Duck Fat Pork Chops

Sous Vide Jalapeño & Duck Fat Pork Chops

  Sous vide recipes are something new here on the blog, and something that highly excites the food nerd in me. But what does sous vide cooking have to do with the crock pot you may ask? Well, I actually use my crock pot to do my sous vide cooking, with a DSV controller from […]

July 18, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Pork Pork Pepper (Banana Pepper & Sausage Stuffed Pork Loin)

Pork Pork Pepper (Banana Pepper & Sausage Stuffed Pork Loin)

  My local grocer had pork loins on sale recently. Whenever cuts of meat are on special, I’ll buy a few to throw in the freezer to stock up and save money. I decided to use half of a large one to make a recipe, and was stumped with what to do with it for […]

July 8, 2013 | 8 Comments More
Slow Cooker Mojito Pork & Summer Sliders

Slow Cooker Mojito Pork & Summer Sliders

Dine fine tonight, entertain later with your leftovers…   Summer is officially here, and you may or may not be using your slow cooker. You are probably cheating on it with your grill, but that’s ok. Even though I’m grilling it up too, you know I am still slow cooking with the best of em. […]

June 25, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Korean Toasted Sesame & Pear Marinated Short Ribs

Korean Toasted Sesame & Pear Marinated Short Ribs

So I decided to use this Paleo Korean Toasted Sesame and Pear Sauce as a marinade… Using the remainder of my Korean sauce to flavor these pork short ribs…   After 2 hours of marinating with 1 cup of the Korean sauce…   Grilling is next. Then shredding off the bones and making lettuce tacos […]

June 9, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Super Hot Dog Works with Avocado Lime Dressing & Lettuce Wrap

Super Hot Dog Works with Avocado Lime Dressing & Lettuce Wrap

     

June 8, 2013 | 6 Comments More
Slow Cooker Pepperoni Pizza Chicken and the Eggplant Parmesan Bomb (Primal)

Slow Cooker Pepperoni Pizza Chicken and the Eggplant Parmesan Bomb (Primal)

  Ok, this one contains dairy. If you can’t handle it, please just look away now instead of tempting yourself! Also, please accept my apologies in advance. I have been receiving requests for recipes involving cheese lately, and I finally let a personal craving push me over the recipe-creating edge. The result is a ridiculously […]

June 6, 2013 | 28 Comments More
Weekend Slow Cooker Prep for the 21 Day Sugar Detox.

Weekend Slow Cooker Prep for the 21 Day Sugar Detox.

A new group for the 21 Day Sugar Detox kicks off last Monday, yet you can start yours any day by starting to prep cook today.  Below is my personal recommendation for how to prepare for week 1. Please keep in mind that these are just a few suggestions for protein-based items to cook and […]

May 3, 2013 | 5 Comments More
Stupid Easy Paleo Spaghetti Squash & Meatballs

Stupid Easy Paleo Spaghetti Squash & Meatballs

  I had been playing with the idea of doing a spaghetti squash and meatballs dish in the slow cooker (at the same time) for a while now. I decided to take a stab at it making it as easy as humanly possible. The verdict is that it worked out perfectly and will now be […]

March 14, 2013 | 64 Comments More