Tastes Lovely

A California girl enjoying the life I share with my husband and our dogs. Most often found in the kitchen or behind the lens of a camera.

Coconut Chicken Thai Curry

Coconut Chicken Thai Curry – a flavorful and mild spicy chicken and vegetable thai curry recipe. Ready in under 30 minutes, and healthy too! Paleo, Whole30, gluten free and low carb ....more

Tangerine and Thyme Martini

Tangerine & Thyme Martini cocktail – a refreshing vodka martini with fresh tangerine juice and sweetened with a honey thyme simple syrup. Now that Shawn and I live on so much land, we are excited to plant a huge garden this spring. We’ve also dreamt of planting citrus fruit trees around the property ....more

$400 Amazon Giftcard Giveaway

Who wants some free money?! With taxes just around the corner, I think we could all use some free money. Guidelines for entering: Prize is in US dollars, and the gift card is from Amazon.com (not .uk, .ca etc) ....more

Five Things for Friday

1. We had the best weekend away in Murphy’s, CA! If you live around the Bay Area, it is such a quaint, fun town you...more

Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs – an easy, healthy spaghetti made with spaghetti squash noodles and Italian sausage meatballs. Paleo, gluten free, low carb, dairy free and Whole30 too! My family all went out of town together over the 3 day weekend and rented a vacation home in gold country ....more

Bacon Wrapped Dates

Bacon Wrapped Dates – an easy 2 ingredient appetizer or snack. The perfect combination of salty and sweet. Paleo, gluten free, Whole30 ....more

Five Things for Friday

1. I’ve gotten really in to drinking tea, and have 2 cups every morning at work. I wanted to make a cute coffee mug to have, and love my new sharpie monogram mug! ...more

Orange Mustard Glazed Salmon

Orange Mustard Glazed Salmon...more

Moroccan Braised Short Ribs

Slow cooker Moroccan braised short ribs, cooked in an orange cinnamon sauce, served over a baked sweet potato. Paleo, Whole30, gluten free, low carb, dairy free and more delicious than words can describe! This ....more

Five Things for Friday

1. Shawn and I have a lot of interesting words for things. If people were listening in on us, they would be quite confused by some of our word choices ....more