Moringa Lactation Bites

Moringa Lactation Bites from www.EverydayMaven.com

I've been meaning to post this recipe for weeks now and I've even told some of you that it was being posted weeks ago, so if you were waiting for this recipe, I sincerely apologize. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or know someone who is, then you must share this recipe for … [Read more...]

London Broil with Onion Soup Mix

London Broil with Onion Soup Mix from www.EverydayMaven.com

London Broil is kind of like my I'm in the mood for steak but don't feel like spending steak prices choice. It's a much more affordable cut of beef, is lean and cooks super fast. A couple of weeks ago my local Whole Foods had a sale on Local, Grass Fed London Broil for less … [Read more...]

Paleo Passover Brisket

Paleo Passover Brisket from www.EverydayMaven.com

When it comes to Passover dinner, you must have brisket. This Paleo Passover Brisket is everything -- it's tender, falls apart, it's loaded with flavor, free of junk ingredients (have you seen those recipes where people put ketchup on brisket? Gag.), it's based on my Mom's old … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Saag

Slow Cooker Chicken Saag from www.EverydayMaven.com

One of the very first recipes I ever posted to Everyday Maven was this Slow Cooker Vegan Saag Paneer Recipe. I've since played around with it and made it with shrimp, chicken and of course - real Paneer cheese. I even tried pork, but wasn't crazy about the results. My favorite … [Read more...]

Indian Spiced Roasted Cabbage Steaks

Indian Spiced Roasted Cabbage Steaks from www.EverydayMaven.com

One of the most popular recipes on my site is my Garlic Rubbed Roasted Cabbage Steaks. In what I like to call the "oven months", aka when it's not too warm in our kitchen to crank on our oven for an hour or so - we make this dish frequently. Probably 2 to 3 times per month as a … [Read more...]

Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef

Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef

While we try to eat mostly grain free at home, when we go out to restaurants, we are much more laid back and just stick to "Gluten-Free". This Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef is one of my favorite gluten-free dishes at a local Thai spot we frequent in the Capitol Hill neighborhood … [Read more...]

Homemade Onion Soup Mix

Homemade Onion Soup Mix from www.EverydayMaven.com

In addition to all of the excitement surrounding the arrival of the new baby, Big Brother's birthday was last week. Of course, this is the year that he was gung-ho on having a huge party so we have been in birthday party planning mode behind the scenes. We, meaning I, and … [Read more...]

Grain Free Vanilla Bean Birthday Cake

Grain Free Vanilla Bean Birthday Cake from www.EverydayMaven.com

While I love to cook, I have never really fancied myself as much of a baker. Don't get me wrong, I know a thing or two about baking, I just don't enjoy it as much as cooking savory food. When you become a mom, you need to start thinking about birthday cakes whether you want to or … [Read more...]

Paleo Chicken Pot Pie

Paleo Chicken Pot Pie from www.EverydayMaven.com

I love pot pies, who doesn't though? It is the ultimate cold weather comfort food. Last winter, I started perfecting my Paleo version of a Pot Pie. I made it with both leftover Thanksgiving turkey and rotisserie chicken and both worked out just fine. I also tried parsnips … [Read more...]

Yellow Curry Chicken

Yellow Curry Chicken from www.EverydayMaven.com

This is my husband's favorite dish to order when we go out for Thai Food. Yellow Curry Chicken (gluten free) with a side of steamed jasmine rice. Seriously, not kidding - he never deviates from this. He likes what he likes! Now, I am not sure if the whole grape tomato thing … [Read more...]

Beef Chili with Butternut Squash

Beef Chili with Butternut Squash from www.EverydayMaven.com

Beef Chili is a rite of passage in our house. A predictable way to mark the beginning of Fall and really start to embrace it. You know I fight that transition and hang on to every last bit of summer for as long as possible, but there comes a time (hello reality) when I must … [Read more...]

How To Make Elderberry Syrup

How To Make Elderberry Syrup from www.EverydayMaven.com

When it comes to winter preparedness in my house, one thing that I almost always stock up on is Elderberry Syrup. I have found that the real brands (not mixed berry blends - just elderberry!) are pretty expensive even when bought in bulk. I am so sick of paying $15 to $18 per … [Read more...]

Rotisserie Chicken Soup

Rotisserie Chicken Soup from www.EverydayMaven.com

This Rotisserie Chicken Soup is perfect for those of you who want to make a quick chicken soup without a lot of work or are looking for more ways to use up rotisserie chicken! A couple of weeks ago, my local Whole Foods Market (I think it was all Seattle area stores) had a one … [Read more...]

How To Make Maple Bacon (in the Oven)

How To Make Maple Bacon from www.EverydayMaven.com

This is not a new idea or even a remotely difficult thing to do. Making maple bacon in the oven couldn't be any easier. You simple baste some thick cut bacon in pure maple syrup, cook for a bit, flip over and baste the other side and finish cooking. Simple to execute but so … [Read more...]

Beef and Vegetable Soup

Beef and Vegetable Soup from www.EverydayMaven.com

Are you ready for Fall? I'm not but I'm never really ready. I am a summer die-hard. I love basking in the hot, glorious sun, romping on the beach, swimming in the pool and every single other thing that comes along with warm summer days. I always feel a slight bit sad when the … [Read more...]

Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers

Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers from www.EverydayMaven.com

Yep. Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers. Before you are all like, "What the?" let me explain. My son loves potato chips (so do I, I mean, who doesn't?) and right now he hates eating chicken unless it's in Indian food or soup. That has not been working for me so I decided to … [Read more...]

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken from www.everydaymaven.com

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken is one of my comfort foods. It is one of the dishes I miss the most from Charles Plaza (a healthy Chinese restaurant that used to be in Philadelphia's Chinatown). It's right there with Hot & Sour Soup, Chicken Dumplings and Chicken Soong … [Read more...]

Quick Crispy Home Fries

Quick Crispy Home Fries from www.EverydayMaven.com

There is nothing like good crispy home fries. A couple of weeks ago, I was making breakfast and mentioned to my mom that I felt like having home fries but didn't feel like waiting 45 minutes for the potatoes to cook properly. She asked me why I didn't par-cook the potatoes in the … [Read more...]

Cast Iron Hanger Steak

Cast Iron Hanger Steak from www.EverydayMaven.com

Hanger steak is not something I usually buy, but when I do come across a great sale on grass-fed hanger steak or get a couple in a beef share, I like to experiment with different ways to cook it. So far, my absolute favorite way is quickly over high heat in a cast iron … [Read more...]

Jicama Slaw (Vegan)

Jicama Slaw (Vegan) from www.EverydayMaven.com

Do you buy a lot of jicama? I find we go through phases with it. It is such a perfect summer vegetable - crunchy, water-rich and very versatile. It's also pretty inexpensive which is always a huge plus. Last week I bought a monster-sized jicama and needed to figure out how to … [Read more...]

Deviled Eggs with Truffle Salt

Deviled Eggs with Truffle Salt from www.EverydayMaven.com

I've always loved Deviled Eggs but my obsession with them was solidified when I first met my husband's family. His Nana, who is unfortunately now deceased, made deviled eggs for most special occasions. I looked forward to indulging in some of Nana's deviled eggs at every family … [Read more...]

Twisted Tuna Salad

Twisted Tuna Salad

A long time ago when I was in graduate school, I decided to start a small catering company to offset some of the cost of grad school. It was called Grub Catering and I specialized in providing corporate business lunches to large groups. One of the most popular items on the … [Read more...]

Saffron Poached Salmon

Saffron Poached Salmon from www.EverydayMaven.com

We are still deep in salmon season here and while not in any way, shape or form are we sick of eating Wild Alaskan Salmon, we have been getting a bit bored of having the same preparations over and over again (no matter how delicious!). I had tucked away a recipe from last … [Read more...]