Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp for Two (grain free)

I just returned from Leesburg, Indiana where I spent three days eating a wide variety of delicious dishes prepared with duck, courtesy of Maple Leaf Farms (more on that in an upcoming post), and when I got home the garden had exploded with growth from a few days of rain and heat.  It was as […]

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Paleo Picnic Recipe Round Up

My last post put me in the picnic mood, so I put together a round up of 30 Paleo-friendly picnic recipes from around the web.  You don’t have to pack sandwiches to eat outside, just container-friendly foods that taste great at room temperature.  This is a mix of classics with some modern updates.  Enjoy! Main […]

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Tandoori-spiced Oven Fried Chicken (grain free)

It’s that time of year when you have to start asking yourself: am I pro or anti picnic?  While I am sympathetic to some of the compelling anti-picnic arguments (in particular, ants…), Colorado is one of the best places in the country for picnics, placing me solidly in the pro-picnic camp.  In a typical summer […]

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Early Season Barbecue

We have been talking about breaking in the new grill for weeks now, but the weather and/or our schedules have not been cooperative.  Over the weekend that finally changed and so grilling season has officially started here at the Bucarpenter household.  I had a couple of fully-cooked half ducks from Maple Leaf Farms and I […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Conference: BlogHer 14

Have you ever wanted to meet other bloggers, connect with brands, and attend some really great parties?  Blogging conferences are a great way to do all of those things, and BlogHer hosts several annual conferences, the biggest of which is coming up in July: BlogHer ’14, which will be held in San Jose, California this […]

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Black and White Dessert Bars (grain free)

It didn’t take me too long, post-Whole30, to decide to make a grain free treat.  I’ve been working on this recipe for a while and I am pretty happy with this version.  Gluten free, grain free, and dairy free if you stick with a dairy-free chocolate chip for the topping.  Note that I am no […]

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