Paleo Super Bowl Party Menu

Paleo Super Bowl Party Menu



Why shouldn’t we have great food and flavors and still stay clean?  We can and it is super easy to do!  Let’s make it a Paleo Super Bowl Party!  Everything here is:


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Super Bowl Sunday is February 4th!  Whether your team is in the big game this weekend or not, Super Bowl parties are usually fun!  This year, the game is in Minneapolis where the expected high temperature is 11 degrees and the low is -1!!  The Philidelphoia Eagles and The New England Patriots are probably ok with those extremely cold temperatures. Who do you like in this match-up?  I’d like to see The Eagles win! ( Gotta keep Casey happy!)  But the party food will be great and we will all be the winners!

Also, I am looking forward to watching the National Anthem, which always brings tears to my eyes!  Let’s hope Pink does this beautiful song justice, as I think she will! Oh, and Justin Timberlake as the halftime entertainment should be awesome, too!  So, let’s talk party food: Continue reading

Shutterbug Chef Makes Emeril Lagasse’s Coffee Ice Cream


This is the first in my new feature Called: Shutterbug Chef Cooks The Food Network!


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For Christmas this year my kids gave me a Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker I had wanted one and planned to try my “paleo” ice cream recipes in it hoping that somehow they would be creamier, less icy.  So far, I have tried a couple of clean recipes but I am still trying to work on not only the texture but also the flavor.  I don’t want all ice creams being based on coconut or bananas, even though they are very good, too.

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10 Recipes For The Intsant Pot You Got For Christmas

In case an Instant Pot is on your Wish List,  or if you are giving an Instant Pot as a gift, here is a list of 10 terrific Instant Pot recipes you can print out to use with your new device or add to the gift you give.  Continue reading

Paleo Brownies For Clean Eaters

December 8th is National Brownie Day!!!  And, it is Friday this year!!!!  Easy enough….let’s do this!


Because, what I really want is BROWNIES ….. but for clean eaters.

I am…weak.  At least when it comes to chocolate.  Or dessert.  Especially chocolate dessert. I want brownies for clean eaters.

And it is all because of Lindsay at Pinch of Yum.  I blame her for my appetite and my cravings.  You see, she posted a 6 ingredient espresso brownie recipe  that I read and HAD TO HAVE IT!  🙂  However, I need this to be a PALEO brownie!  As in no grains, no dairy, no refined sugar and nothing artificial.  But it must taste great!!  A few changes and I made it happen!

So, my dilemma is solved as I have decided to post 2 great brownie recipes that paleo or clean eaters can indulge in without guilt. Yes, brownies for clean eaters, too.

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Paleo Christmas Cutout Cookies

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Did you ever make cutout Christmas cookies when you were a kid?  Do you do them now with your own kids or grandchildren?  What a mess, but a fun mess, huh?!  So there are several versions floating around social media and the internet for various paleo cookies, including the cutout kind.  I came up with a recipe that I liked enough to use here on Shutterbug Chef!

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Clean Thanksgiving Menu


Thanksgiving day is in 2 days!!  Are you ready?  Are you worried?  Are you hungry for all the traditional tastes and textures?  Well, that’s ok!  But lets have a look at menu ideas to help you through….keeping in mind your REAL goal is….YOU!   Have a look at some Clean Thanksgiving Menu Continue reading

Happy National Chocolate Day!

I just got an email from National Day Calendar that October 28 is NATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY!  Woo Hoo!  Now there is a reason to celebrate!  I am going to cut right to the chase here and post links to my best chocolate recipes!! Continue reading

All Pumpkin Recipes, Paleo Style!

With the onset of Fall, I’d  like to go over a few recipes in which pumpkin is the star of the show!  These can range from breakfast to dessert!   Give these All Pumpkin Recipes, Paleo Style a try!


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Paleo Pumpkin Bread

The crisp Fall air always makes me want to bake…and I don’t usually bake!  But I love the smell of a kitchen when Autumn treats are baking.  There is just something comforting about cinnamon anything wafting through the air! Continue reading

Paleo Decadent Chocolate Pecan Cookies

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These Paleo Decadent Chocolate Pecan Cookies only TASTE decadent.  In fact they are rather light in texture. They are gluten-free, processed sugar-free, dairy free and have no artificial ingredients.  Don’t be fooled by the lack of white sugar, butter and wheat flour! Chewy and fudgy, my Paleo Decadent Chocolate Pecan Cookies are sweetened with coconut sugar, use almond flour as a binder, have 2 kinds of chocolate,  ghee instead of butter, a couple eggs and pecan pieces to make these the best rich chocolate cookies anywhere!

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