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No Grain "Granola" Cereal

Posted by joe rigs on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, In : breakfast 
I'm always searching for something different for breakfast. I mean, not even I like to eat bacon everyday.

And while I always say, breakfast food doesn't have to look like "breakfast" food. There's nothing wrong with eating chicken or steak for breakfast.

Still, sometimes we just want something different or at least something that resembles a good ol' breakfast cereal. So, I came up with some grain-free "granola." Enjoy!

1 cup coconut flakes
• 1/2 cup chopped cashews
• 1/4 cup pumpkin se...

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Baked Banana Chip Encrusted French Toast

Posted by joe rigs on Monday, June 2, 2014, In : breakfast 
When I found out my buddy George Bryant from Civilized Caveman was writing a cookbook with Juli Bauer from PaleOMG I have to admit, I got a little giddy.

Both of them are paleo powerhouses that are known for their mind-blowing recipes. The two of them together on one project could cause a huge and delicious shift in the space time continuum.

When George called me and asked if I wanted an advanced copy of the book to review I wanted to jump through the phone and give him a big man hug. I could...

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Apple Pie Pancakes

Posted by joe rigs on Monday, February 3, 2014, In : breakfast 
This is our new favorite pancake recipe which is saying something since, as you know, we LOVE pancakes.

• 2 apples (your choice. I used Gala)
• 1/3 cup coconut flour
• 1/4 cup tapioca flour
• 4 eggs
• 1/2 tsp baking soda
• 1 tbsp lemon juice
• 2 Tbsp maple syrup, divided
• 1 Tbsp butter
• 2 tsp cinnamon, divided
• 2/3 cup coconut milk (or more to get desired consistency of batter or use a little water too)*
• pinch of salt

Slice apples into 1/4 inch slices and remove core from pi...

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Pumpkin Pancakes

Posted by joe rigs on Sunday, October 27, 2013, In : breakfast 

1/2 cup pumpkin puree
4 eggs
1/3 cup coconut flour
1/4 tsp baking powder
1 tsp cinnamon

1/2 tsp nutmeg
1/4 tsp cloves
pinch of salt
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 tbsp maple syrup

Whisk together wet ingredients until well blended. Sift in coconut flour and spices and mix well.

Melt about 1 tablespoon coconut oil in large skillet over medium heat and pour batter into 4" pancakes. Be sure that the side on the pan ...

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