• truffle almonds!

    so, truffle oil was the “next big thing” about 10 years ago.  it was everywhere.  EVERY.WHERE! and people used so much of it.  SO. MUCH. TRUFFLE. OIL! seriously, guys- a little goes a long way! next thing you know, the food world was over-saturated with its goodness and everyone got sick of it.  sound familiar?  same thing …

  • Matty’s Meatstravaganza Sauce

    we make this sauce all of the time.  it’s so easy that it’s become Matt’s, my honey, go-to when it’s his turn to make dinner.   without further ado, here it is!   MATTY’S MEATSTRAVAGANZA SAUCE [serves 4] 4 slices bacon, cut into 1/4″ slices 1 med onion, small dice  1 lb ground grass-fed beef …

  • an easy way to lower your grocery bill… and Roasty Butternut Squash Seeds!

    some people complain that eating a clean, healthy diet is so expensive.  here’s the thing, though- it doesn’t have to be! there are a gazillion articles out there about how eating more offal (organ meats) and buying an entire cow from your local farmer can make eating Paleo more affordable.  it’s all great advice.  it …

  • simple tomato sauce

    this is my go-to sauce whenever I need it.  it is as simple as it gets because I use this as a base for other sauces- most often for Matty’s Meatstravaganza sauce, which i’ll post later.  it freezes beautifully, so make a double batch and freeze some for later.         SIMPLE TOMATO SAUCE …