Paleo recipes for kid-friendly

Pulled Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

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Pulled pork is delicious, and there’s nothing wrong with just eating it straight off the plate (or straight out of the oven!). But there’s a reason why pulled pork sandwiches are so popular: sometimes, it’s also nice to have your pork with a starchy, slightly sweet delivery vehicle to contrast…

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Pumpkin Pie Bites

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Think of a vegetable, any vegetable. Now imagine adding some healthy fat, an egg or two, and a tasty dose of spices. Healthy and tasty, right? Now add a huge dump of sugar, a crust made of refined flour, and another sprinkle of sugar on top. Oops. In case you…

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Halloween Apple Mouths

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Halloween is at the door and many will be facing a common question when it comes to holidays that are associated with unhealthy food: should we or the kids fully indulge, should we stay strict Paleo or can a compromise be attained? We think that the later option should prove…

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Strawberry Applesauce

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For true apple-lovers, U-pick season can be a bit of a mixed blessing. On the one hand, so many delicious fresh apples! And you get to go out yourself and choose your favorites in the sunshine and the fresh Fall air! But on the other hand, there are only so…

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Ambercup Coconut Milk Dessert

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One of the most popular requests on our interactive guide to finding allergy-friendly desserts was for desserts with no chocolate or carob in them – so here’s one to start you off! The creamy coconut filling is a perfect complement for sweet roasted squash, and a dash of nutmeg adds…

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Butternut Squash Lasagna

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Craving lasagna? Here’s a completely healthy, Paleo-approved recipe featuring thin slices of butternut squash as noodles and plenty of the really good stuff: tomatoes and beef with lots of garlic, basil, and oregano for flavor. If you do dairy (not everyone tolerates it), you could also add some cheese, but…

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Chocolate Dipped Apples

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Chocolate dipped apples are a staple Halloween treat and one that’s easy to prepare at home with high quality ingredients for a Paleo version. Granted, these are still little sugar bombs, so they should really stay just a treat. On the positive side, especially when choosing a high quality chocolate…

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Chunky Apple Ketchup

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Looking for a unique condiment to add some special flavor to your week? Here’s one: a sweet, fruity ketchup made with fresh tomatoes, apples, and pears. It sounds a little strange, but it’s actually delicious; just try it! Once it’s cooked, it’s almost like a very thick salsa, perfect for…

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Bacon-Wrapped Butternut Squash

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Crispy browned bacon and sweet, caramelized squash make for delicious little bites of flavor – if you’ve ever tried bacon-wrapped dates, these are a little similar but with a much lower sugar content. Paprika and chili powder give them a nice hint of heat to balance out the richness: bet…

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Apple Pie Baked Apples

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Mini-pies baked inside an apple are adorable and perfect for a sweet dessert without some kind of incredibly laborious nut-flour crust. Considering that nut flour desserts aren’t really the healthiest thing you could be eating anyway, using the apple itself as the “crust” for the pie is a perfect solution…

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Spicy Spare Ribs

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What do you do to cut the fattiness of some nice juicy spareribs? Bring on the heat! Adding a Korean-style hot pepper paste to the marinade in this recipe gives the meat a lip-tingling flavor, and leaving everything to sit overnight really gets that heat deep into the ribs without…

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Chipotle Sweet Potato Salad

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Roasted sweet potatoes are the perfect base for a creamy chipotle mayonnaise: add some tomatoes and onion for crunch, and you’ll have everyone going back for seconds (and thirds). It’s a great potluck dish because it’s just unusual enough to be interesting, without crossing the line into “weird” or “diet…

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Banana Ice Cream

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A Paleo ice cream recipe that’s simple, delicious and requires only one ingredient and no special equipment other than a food processor. Sounds too good to be true? Well that feat is indeed possible, thanks to the power of bananas to stay creamy when frozen instead of developing hard crystals…

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Egg Salad Dip

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This fresh, herb-flavored egg dip is creamy enough to scoop up with your favorite veggie strips, but with just enough of a bite to keep it interesting. It’s great for an afternoon snack, with plenty of healthy fat and protein to help tide you over until dinnertime – so much…

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Slow Cooker Queso Chicken Chili

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Yes, “queso” means cheese, but hold the sour cream, the cream cheese, and the shredded cheddar, because this recipe is dairy-free! Instead of being smothered in cheese, this one’s all about the spices and salsa, with avocado standing in as a creamy, dairy-free topping. To really give the chicken its…

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Chocolate Oranges

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Treat yourself to a quick bite of everyone’s favorite Paleo indulgence with these quick, chocolate-dipped orange slices. They’re perfect for anyone looking for a healthy treat without any nuts or nut flours, and the recipe couldn’t be easier: just melt the chocolate, dip the orange slices, and let them chill…

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Bacon-Wrapped Stuffed Mushrooms

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Looking for a perfect use for your homemade bacon? Sure, you could just fry it up, but sometimes a special occasion calls for something a little fancier. For a special breakfast, these cute bacon-wrapped mushrooms would be the perfect complement to a plate of scrambled eggs, maybe with some fried…

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Balsamic Steak Skewers

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Take advantage of grilling season while you can with an easy recipe for a classic combo: grilled steak and tomatoes in a balsamic barbecue marinade. It’s not fancy, but it’s definitely delicious, and isn’t that just what we all need every now and then? If you’re making a batch of…

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Almond and Coconut Macaroons

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Macaroons are almost Paleo to start with: egg whites, almond paste, and coconut flakes are all perfectly healthy. The only thing to really find a substitute for is the mass quantity of sugar you’ll find in most of the commercial recipes: some store-bought macaroons are so overwhelmingly sweet you can…

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Simple Summer Chicken

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Need a fast and delicious protein to go with all the summer produce coming out of the garden this time of year? Try this recipe for ultra-quick grilled chicken breasts, marinated in a quick Italian seasoning mix before you toss them on the rack. They’ll go well with almost any…

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Beef And Onion Skewers

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Skewers are a classic grill favorite: they’re easy to cook and easy to eat, and somehow it’s just fun to pull your food off a stick in bite-sized pieces. Call it the inner cave(wo)man breaking through our 21st-century mores. Kids love them, too, and they’re easy to downsize for smaller…

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Mango Lime Gelatin Gummies

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As we hinted about in our recent fruit juice gelatin recipe, using gelatin in desserts and treats opens the door to an array of fun and tasty ways to enjoy fruits and this recipe surely delivers. With just the right amount of tanginess and tropical feel from the mango and lime juice, these are perfect…

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