Everyday recipes for the paleo autoimmune protocol

Tag: aip

AIP “Chocolate” Chip Cookies

AIP “Chocolate” Chip Cookies

There’s only so long a person can go before she just wants a chocolate chip cookie, dammit! Ok, so these are carob, for AIP.  But they look like chocolate chip cookies, and, more importantly, they give you the experience of eating a chocolate chip cookie.  That’s really […]

Mom’s Banana Bread

Mom’s Banana Bread

My mom makes the best banana bread. No, really, it’s true. One time, on a family trip, we went on a crazy roundabout road trip in search of the best banana bread around–as reported by our guide book. Well, we found it, and ate it, […]

Tostones!

Tostones!

Do you ever get cravings for plain starchy foods?  I do, all the time.  And when I get these cravings, it’s really a savory carb that I’m after, and sweet potatoes aren’t going to do it for me.  There aren’t too many AIP-compliant foods that […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Carnitas

Slow Cooker Chicken Carnitas

Today is Cinco de Mayo, and today I learned what that holiday actually means!  Cinco de Mayo celebrates a victory of the Mexican army over the French in 1862.  After a civil war in the late 1850s, the Mexican government was almost bankrupt, and declared […]

Purple Spring Salad

Purple Spring Salad

Early spring can be a hard time for fresh produce: the farmers’ market is still filled with winter storage vegetables, and there isn’t a lot of greenery around.  This salad skirts around that issue by using brussels sprouts instead of more traditional salad greens, and […]

Orange Chicken Tagine

Orange Chicken Tagine

A tagine is a type of cookware that is commonly used in Moroccan cuisine.  It has a conical shape, so moisture that escapes from the ingredients while they cook drips slowly back down into the dish.  Steaming the food in its own juices deepens the […]

Best Ever Baked Sweet Potatoes

Best Ever Baked Sweet Potatoes

I’m not sure about you, but I’m willing to bet that like me, you eat a lot of sweet potatoes.  They are a pretty great staple food when you’re on the autoimmune protocol: they are filling, versatile, and fairly portable–not to mention they are frickin’ […]