Paleo Pad Thai

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When I lived in Lawrence, Kansas, there was this little Thai joint that had the BEST pad thai. A totally unique spot, Thai Siam is in an old Subway location --- with the bright yellow tabletops and all. And although they're not exactly known for …
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Forget the Avocado and Try This Green Pea Dip Recipe

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Every great recipe needs just the right mix of flavors, and we're spicing things up here at Fit Bottomed Eats with a new writer: Danielle Padula of GreenMitts.com!  You might have seen her work over at NPR or Fine Cooking, and we're thrilled to have …
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Need a New Grilling Recipe? Make Kofta!

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By this time of the year, your outdoor cooking adventures might start to have that "been there, done that" feel. If you’ve had your fill of hamburgers and brats, it’s time to get a little inspiration for your outdoor entertaining from another part of …
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Yes, You Can Cook, Dammit!

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I love Jenn’s FBG post about complaining. It has a "no guts, no glory" theme, with the gist of the piece being that those who do not try, do not succeed. Which brings me to the subject at hand --- cooking. Each of us is a little different. A lower …
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Freakin’ Delicious and Gluten-Free Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken

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  I am in LOVE with my slow cooker. And, my fellow fit foodies, this recipe for Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken with Chopped Almonds, Apricots and Cauliflower Couscous from best-selling cookbook author and blogger Danielle Walker from Against All …
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Baked Sweet Potato Fries (and Yes, They’re Crispy!)

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I've used a lot of different ingredients when it comes to making baked sweet potato fries --- I've gone a little sweet with a little sugar and cinnamon, savory with salt and basil, and spicy with chili powder. But the one thing I always strive for is …
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Hot Weather, Cold Soup

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Summer is perfect soup weather. Cold soup, that is. I love those warm weather big ass salads as much as the next girl, but when the temperature really begins to rise, nothing satisfies like a refreshing bowl of chilled soup. Many are of the …
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