Grilled Peach & Walnut Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette | DoYouEvenPaleo.net

Grilled Peach & Walnut Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

It’s a little late in the season for a summery grilled peach & walnut salad, but I’m throwing logic out the window and sharing this salad anyway. Why? Well, just look at it!

As a kid, I hated salads. I heartily ate veggies like carrots, peas, and green beans…but if it involved lettuce, count me out. See, salads were iceberg lettuce + dressing, and they were just too boring and tasteless without drowning any iota of nutrition in processed dressing.

Now that I’m older, I know that a good salad involves more than lettuce. Toppings and add-ins elevate salads from boring to spectacular. Taking the time to make it pretty? Bonus points.

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Plantain & Olive Beef Bowls | DoYouEvenPaleo.net

Plantain & Olive Beef Bowls

Breakfast doesn’t have to mean eggs or pastries. I’ll be the first to admit I get sick of eggs after a while, so I came up with these plantain & olive beef bowls as a filling breakfast alternative. And. It’s. Amazing.

It’s hard not to make an amazing meal when plantains, olives, capers and mayo are involved! If you haven’t been hanging out in the paleo part of the internet very long, plantain & olive beef bowls will likely sound strange. But trust me. This makes a rockin’ breakfast!

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Grilled Walleye with Mango Salsa | DoYouEvenPaleo.net

Grilled Walleye with Mango Salsa

One of my goals for the summer was to eat more seafood, especially seafood that’s new to me. Fresh, affordable, sustainable seafood is actually available in the summer and I didn’t want to pass up the chance to try new fish and sea creatures that I haven’t had the pleasure of cooking myself.

Walleye was high up on my list because it’s a hot item in North Dakota/Minnesota in the summer. Many people catch their own walleye and have huge fish fries. I didn’t go that route (because I’m not up to the task of gutting my own fish yet). But I did get my hands on some beautiful, wild caught walleye fillets! And since it’s summer, the only obvious recipe to make is grilled walleye.

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Pepperoncini Shredded Beef | DoYouEvenPaleo.net

Pepperoncini Shredded Beef Roast

Ever heard of a Mississippi Roast? This Pepperoncini Shredded Beef Roast is 100% based on that.

What’s that mean, exactly? Flavorful beef that simmers in a rich sauce in your slow cooker all day. Once you touch it, it practically shreds itself! This shredded beef is incredibly tender, and you can use it for just about anything—sandwiches, stuffed sweet potatoes, or on its own.

Oh, and the flavor…bold and rich. Your tastebuds will immediately sing the praises of this dish!

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Pork Belly Benedict Smothered Sweet Potato Fries | DoYouEvenPaleo.net

Pork Belly Benedict Smothered Fries

I told you smothered fries were good. If you weren’t convinced before, let me know what you think after devouring a heaping plate of these pork belly benedict smothered fries.

The idea for this dish was sparked at a diner while I was on vacation in Oceanside, San Diego. The diner had pork belly benedict on the menu…and while I didn’t order it, my mind immediately began formulating a plan for a similar meal. Since I’ve recently decided that smothering fries in all sorts of delicious toppings is the best thing since sunflower seed butter, this is the recipe I came up with.

Between the thick sweet potato fries, salted and crispy pork belly pieces, plump poached eggs, and rich hollandaise, this is one hell of a breakfast.

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