New Year’s day I enjoyed a traditional Southern supper with my family and then Went Primal with this awesome Paleo Meal Plan.
The traditional Southern meal for New Year’s is pork, collard greens, black-eyed peas and cornbread but this year we changed it up by going with a coastal favorite and substituting shrimp and grits for the pork (which I don’t eat anyway).
I also made the traditional collard greens with bacon and hot sauce as well as black-eyed peas – rehydrated and boiled with more bacon! (My husband is loving this part of the Primal Plan )
And RockstarDad experimented with the and a bottle of Riesling to make an incredible homemade champagne! (The kids had bubbly apple juice – organic and homemade! They LOVED it.)
Going Primal – Living Paleo
January 2nd we got into the Paleo thing full-swing, starting our morning with a chorizo/egg casserole made with leftover onions, greens and red peppers. Continue reading
Happy New Year, Everybody!
New Year’s day I plan to enjoy a traditional Southern supper with my family and then Go Primal with this awesome Paleo Meal Plan.
What is a TRADITIONAL SOUTHERN NEW YEAR’S SUPPER?
- Pork for Progress
- Collard Greens for Wealth,
- Black-Eyed Peas for Prosperity and
(We decided to go low-country this year and have shrimp-n-grits instead of pork, but here’s a link to a great description (plus photos) of what the meal means and what it should look like.)
Isn’t that a great way to start a new year? With the hope and expectation of progress, economic gain and personal prosperity!
That’s exactly what I’m looking forward to as we Go Primal this January! Let’s learn something new, lose some weight, get healthy and save some money!
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I have planned out all my meals for the first half of January and if you sign up for Plan To Eat you can have access to all of the recipes! And, oh boy, have I searched and saved all sorts of delicious recipes for you all. Already I’ve prepared and frozen the following.