celebrating 5 months of MC! | revisiting jamie’s classic, not-too-buffalo wings

This simple, wonderful wing recipe was the first recipe that I ever posted on MajaCooks. Tomorrow will mark 5 months of this little site! Although that may not seem like a lot of time (especially to someone who has never had a blog), I think this is a cause for celebration. There are so many tiny, wonderful… Continue reading celebrating 5 months of MC! | revisiting jamie’s classic, not-too-buffalo wings

buttery lunchbox chicken

PALEO | GLUTEN-FREE This post goes out to all those struggling with any of the following very serious issues: Not knowing what to do with boneless skinless chicken breast, Not having good protein options to pack in your lunchbox, Never being totally sure if the chicken you cooked is actually cooked, Never having enough buttery, delicious… Continue reading buttery lunchbox chicken

southern greens, aka CSA love

IT’S FINALLY HERE. By it, I obviously mean the CSA (community-supported agriculture) season. I’ve been talking about this for months, and it’s finally here. SQUEAL! CSAs are a way for consumers to buy local, seasonal produce directly from a farmer in their community. Essentially, you pay for a share of a farm for a season. A farmer offers a certain… Continue reading southern greens, aka CSA love

ordering paleo at: mexican restaurants (and in mexico!)

EATING OUT | PALEO | DAIRY-FREE Hola! Greetings from Atlanta, where I am celebrating my beautiful sister’s graduation from law school. She’s such a badass – graduating Vandy undergrad in three years with two majors and an honors thesis, then being a total ninja at Emory Law. Next stop: New York big law! I’m very… Continue reading ordering paleo at: mexican restaurants (and in mexico!)

20-minute, diner-style bunless cheeseburgers and sweet potato fries

GLUTEN-FREE | CAN BE PALEO* | CAN BE WHOLE30* | CAN BE DAIRY-FREE** If I were to name my mediocre superpower, it would probably be turning unhealthy things into healthy things. So when I ask, “What are you feeling for dinner?” and my guy responds, “Pizza, burgers, fries, sauce, pasta,”…. challenge accepted. There are tons… Continue reading 20-minute, diner-style bunless cheeseburgers and sweet potato fries

ordering paleo at: jimmy johns (3 best unwiches)

Last week, I posted about ordering paleo at Chipotle. It was (by far) my most popular blog post of all time! Exciting stuff. The support for my blog has been crazy humbling. Thank you everyone who reads, comments, shares, and likes. Also — clearly, you’re trying to tell me something. Eating out is kind of a trap,… Continue reading ordering paleo at: jimmy johns (3 best unwiches)