My favorite part of the holidays is making festive food and joyously eating it with the people I love. And that hasn't changed since I...Read More
Paleo Christmas Gifts From The Kitchen
If there’s a motto for my blog and cookbooks, it’s this: Preparing quality food is among the most caring things we can do for ourselves and the people we love.
And now an amendment to that motto:
Preparing quality food is among the most caring things we can do for ourselves and the people we love… especially during the holidays.
In the spirit of this statement, here are some of my favorite recipes that feel festive, taste delicious, and won’t send you into the downward spiral of a sugar crash. Because no one wants to wake up on Christmas morning with a food hangover—there’s too much fun to be had! These are great to make for yourself to share with friends and family—or pop ’em into a Mason jar, add a bow, and boom! hostess gift. None of them takes more than about half an hour to make, so they’re great for a leisurely after-dinner activity.
Looking over this list, I’m realizing that “sweet and salty” is a very big thing with me. The heart wants what it wants.
Other Holiday Treats
These are less easy to give as gifts, but you might want them on your holiday table.