A NOLA Weekend

OMC New Orleans Bourbon Street Sign

Last month, Zach and I took a 5-day vaca to New Orleans! He finally had a break from work so we took that chance to escape the Chicago cold. We spent the long weekend exploring the city, eating as much seafood as we could get, and having a little fun with the open container laws 😛. Wanted to share some trip highlights and a few of our NOLA travel tips!

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Feel Good Sweetness: Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

OMC Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know not everyone has a sweet tooth but sometimes I just crave a little dessert. When you’re doing paleo, your dessert options can feel limited. Well, I’m excited to share a great Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe that lets you indulge a little while still feeling good. These cookies are chewy, moist, chocolatey, grain free, and dairy free. It’s now one of my favorite homemade paleo treats!

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IT CAN’T BE BEAT: EASY BEET HUMMUS

OMC Beet Hummus Recipe

It’s been less than a week into my 5-Month Paleo Challenge and I have to say it’s been going alright. Having the right snacks is the toughest part for me which is why I’m excited to share this simple, paleo-friendly Beet Hummus recipe! For those of you who aren’t paleo, I also have a an amazing addition to this recipe that you will love – goat cheese. I’m a fan of good ole’ chickpea hummus but sometimes you gotta mix it up!

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