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Shrimp and Grits – Low Country Style

  Low Country Shrimp and Grits The Best Shrimp and Grits Recipe My favorite food, what I order every time I see it on a menu, the one that always wins, is shrimp and grits. Every time. My husband can spot it quicker than me when we are in a restaurant sometimes and quickly says “Oh I know what you’re …

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Paleo Pastelon – Plantain Beef Pie

My home is made up of my 4 year old son, my husband, and me. We are a family on a mission towards health with some mountain still to climb. As we figure out what’s working for us I want to share it with you! We are currently trying the Paleo lifestyle and are loving it. It allows us to …

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Skinny Beef Stew In The Crockpot – Carne Guisada

How To Make Carne Guisada The Easy Way We love it when fall comes around here even if we just have to pretend it’s cooling down since we live in Florida! I adore decorating the house and putting out all the yummy fall scented everything. We are obsessed with pumpkin stuff here in our household so we have lots of …

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Paleo Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

How To Make Butternut Squash and Apple Soup We are beyond excited that it is fall!! Here in Florida it has to become fall inside before it gets cool outside but we make it work. I have my lovely scarecrows and pumpkin decorations up, the autumn scented candles, and the leaves plugins out. It smells delicious in here! Adding to …

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Grilled Rainbow Trout Fillet Recipe with Lemon in Foil

Instructions Pre-heat your grill (If you have the option heat up one side and leave the other side on low so the fish can have indirect heat) Make a piece of aluminum foil big enough to be wrapped into a packet very securely for each of your filets. Place a filet skin side down on the aluminum foil and drizzle …

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Grilled Vegetables – Clean and Skinny Style

Instructions For the marinade: Combine balsamic vinegar, olive oil, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and pepper, and oregano into a 1 gallon freezer bag. Seal tightly and shake until well combined. Once the marinade is in the bag add all of your veggies (I leave the mushrooms and cherry tomatoes whole because it makes them easier to skewer later). Put …

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Carrot Cake Overnight Oats

How To Make Carrot Cake Overnight Oats The winter has finally arrived here in Florida! No one could be more excited than I am for the cooler weather. It’s the perfect time to cuddle up with the Kindle, crochet a blanket, finally turn off the air conditioning system (perhaps more than a few days), and have delicious carrot cake overnight …