Paleo Macadamia Nut Pesto Omelette Rolls

macadamia nut pesto

This Macadamia Nut Pesto is quick and easy blend of delicious, buttery macadamia nuts, fresh basil and spicy garlic. It's great with any poultry dish, and you can even have it with your eggs like I did today, rolled up inside an omelette. Add a little avocado and/or fresh tomato for a beautiful, photo-worthy breakfast that's paleo AND vegetarian friendly! Paleo Macadamia Nut Pesto Rolls Yield: 1 serving You will need: food processor, cutting board, and knife 1 1/2 cups fresh basil (add … [Read more...]

Raw Creamy Avocado Pesto

avocado pesto

This is an adaptation of my Dairy-free Basil Pesto. You could turn this into a sauce by thinning it with some water. It would be delicious on rice noodles, as a spread for veggies or in a wrap.   Raw Creamy Avocado Pesto Yield: about 1/2 cup You will need: food processor, cutting board, knife, liquid measuring cup, measuring cups and spoons   1 cup fresh basil 1 avocado, ripe 1/2 cup walnuts 3 T hemp seeds 2 cloves garlic 1/4 cup olive oil (for a more sauce like … [Read more...]

Parsley-Thyme Spinach Pesto

Pesto on Fish

A lot of people ask me, "Why do you like pesto so much?" It's simple: 1. Pestos are easy to make - you just throw ingredients in the food processor. 2. They add a ton of flavor to any clean eating meal you put them on - I spread it over fish and bake it, toss it into shrimp, spread it on gluten-free toast or mix it in a salad. 3. They're made with fresh, raw ingredients that have a ton of benefits to your health. The ingredients are amazing for your health Parsley is a rich … [Read more...]

Easy Gluten-Free Herbed Pizza Crust topped with Sesame Turkey Bites, Pesto and Fresh Tomatoes (Paleo)

So good....I coudn't wait to eat it!

I love pizza! When I was a kid, my parents had the coolest friends who would come over to our house in their VW bus, make amazing pizza piled high with fresh herbs and vegetables from their's and my parents gardens. These pizzas didn't look anything like what you'd get at a pizza parlour, they were kind of like giant open-faced amazing sandwiches with crusty bread and layers of meat, garlic and veggies. Being gluten-free (and dairy free now) the past few years, I have really missed eating … [Read more...]

Shrimp with Pesto, Asparagus and Fresh Tomatoes

Shrimp with Pesto and Asparagus

Healthy & Fresh It's that time of year when the tomatoes look so good you could eat them like apples...so tonight's dinner was a very simple melange of shrimp, organic vine-ripened tomatoes and steamed asparagus, tossed in my Dairy-Free Basil Pesto. Health Benefits of Tomatoes Tomatoes are an incredibly high-antioxidant food that contain the carotid pigment lycopene, an antioxidant that plays an important role in our bone health, as well as having many anti-inflammatory properties … [Read more...]