Maple Pecan Butternut Squash

Butternut Squash Recipes

There are so many things going on behind the scenes at Civilized Caveman headquarters now and I am going to share a few before we get to this delicious butternut squash recipe.  We started an exclusive private Facebook Group that is AMAZING.  The only thing allowed in that group is love, support, and trust and […]

Sweet Potato Pasta – Figs, Prosciutto and Goat cheese

Sweet Potato Pasta

Can you tell that I got a plethora of sweet potatoes from my farmers market this week?  This is two simple sweet potato recipes in a row, but only because they taste amazing and I LOVE sweet potatoes.  I don’t know about you, but I used to eat a lot of pasta.  We all know […]

Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potato Recipe

For the longest time I used to overcomplicate things.  One of those things was how to cook sweet potatoes.  Especially how to bake sweet potatoes.  For some reason, they always tasted amazing when others made them but I could never get them right.  After years of chasing the illusive perfect sweet potato, I stumbled across […]

Super Bowl Snacks – Fast and Delicious


Sometimes planning big events or parties is just too stressful to do on your own.  Have no fear, because I put together my favorite Super Bowl snacks that are fast and delicious.  They all pair extremely well together so you can interchange any mixture to design the menu of your choice.  I will give you […]

Sirloin Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette


I get scorned a lot for not having salad recipes.  Honestly it is because I rarely ever eat them.  That used to be the case until I decided to get a little adventurous and started throwing all of my favorite foods in a bowl with spinach.  That pretty much means I can make anything a […]

Paleo Bruschetta – Everyday Paleo Italian Cuisine

Everyday Paleo Italian

If there’s one cuisine that seriously hard to find true Paleo versions of, it’s Italian. Think about it – what are the foods that come to mind when you think “Italian”? I’m guessing you thought of one of the following: Pizza, spaghetti, lasagna, any type of pasta dish ever made.  But there’s way more to […]

Fermented – Blueberry-Basil Fizz


Fermented foods have become quite the star in recent years – the rise of kombucha availability alone has proven that the fermented food movement is here to stay.  Jill Ciciarelli, author of First Comes Health & certified life coach, is the fermented-food maven – just look at her baby, the go-to manual for all things […]

Garlic Cauliflower Soup


I have to apologize in advance before you read this one, I am exhausted and my writing may just be a little discombobulated.  But honestly, who are we kidding?  First off, I should get bonus points for just using the word discombobulated and spelling it right.  Second,  my writing is always like that so you […]

Dill roasted carrots


So my recent addiction has been carrots.  All sorts of shapes, colors and sizes but I could probably eat a few pounds a week.  It is leaning towards being my lazy vegetable because they are so easy to prepare and so delicious.  I also realized I have a serious deficit of vegetable sides on my […]

Bacon Deviled Eggs

Bacon Deviled Eggs

So normally I post recipes and only have the opinion of my local friends to go on if they taste good.  They are the ones who get me delivering food to try before I post it so I know I won’t steer you wrong.  I don’t know if that is the safest, as I do […]