Friday, May 14, 2010

The Paleo Rodeo #008

By Diana Hsieh

Welcome to this week's extra-large edition of The Paleo Rodeo!

The Paleo Rodeo is a weekly blog carnival featuring the best paleo-related posts by members of the PaleoBloggers e-mail list. The past editions are collected on this page.

What is "paleo"? As I say in Modern Paleo Principles:

A "paleo" approach to health uses the evolutionary history of homo sapiens, plus the best of modern science, as a broad framework for guiding daily choices about diet, fitness, medicine, and supplementation. The core of paleo is the diet: it eschews grains, sugars, and modern vegetable oils in favor of high-quality meat, fish, eggs, and vegetables.
The purpose of The Paleo Rodeo is to highlight some of the best blogging of the ever-growing paleosphere.

Here is this week's edition:
Taryn Romanowich presents My Pet Avocado - The Beginning posted at Tabata This, saying, "A story about the birth of an avocado."

Amy Kubal presents Need a Snack??? Try Kale Chips! posted at Fuel As Rx

Tara Grant presents My Journey; Primal Girl in a Modern World posted at Primal Living, saying, "This is an extremely personal account of my path leading up to the discovery of the Paleo lifestyle and the results I've seen in just one short year."

Paleotron presents Saturated Fat, Cholesterol, and Lindsay Lohan Destroying LA posted at Paleotron, saying, "A very brief overview of the role saturated fat, LDL cholesterol, and excess carbohydrates play in our bodies.....and yes, I use Lindsay Lohan in my analogy."

Laurie Donaldson presents Maryland Crab Cakes - The Real Ones posted at Food for Primal Thought.

Nell Stephenson presents Another Raw Kale Salad posted at TrainWithNellie.

Chris Kresser presents How much omega-3 is enough? That depends on omega-6. posted at The Healthy Skeptic, saying, "In this article we discuss strategies for bringing the n-6 to n-3 ratio back into balance. There are two obvious ways to to do this: increase intake of n-3, and decrease intake of n-6. For best results, both are necessary - but reducing n-6 should be the first priority."

Todd Dosenberry presents If I Could Only Live On 10 Foods, What Would They Be? posted at Toad's Primal Journey, saying, "Please contribute by leaving a comment with your top 10 foods! It shall help others discover new foods!"

Amy Kubal presents The Not So 'Sweet' Stats on Bottled Drinks... posted at Fuel As Rx

Richard Nikoley presents Carnitas with Sweet Potato and Cinnamon Apples posted at Free The Animal, saying, "Quick, easy, delicious and colorful."

Earl Parson presents This Week's Paleo Recipe: Pork in Yellow Curry posted at Creatures of Prometheus, saying, "Have you ever eaten Boston butt picnic cushion? Try my recipe, it's delicious!"

Josephine Svendblad presents Have you had a Leek lately? posted at Nutty Kitchen, saying, "Leeks have been part of my diet ever since I can remember, as they are a part of European and Mediterranean cooking. It's not as commonly used in the American kitchen which is the reason for this post. I would like to help you discover a new vegetable that is so good for you, readily available, inexpensive and delicious."

Jeff Pickett presents The Great Concert of Life ? You, Elvis & Mick Jagger posted at Primal Chat, saying, "An easy to understand story how insulin impacts our bodies. Who knew Mick and Elvis were part of the process..."

Kristy A. presents Sunshine of Your Love Part 1: Safely Getting What You Need posted at Feasting on Fitness, saying, "So you need vitamin D, but you don't want the big C. Here's my strategy for tackling this conundrum."

Jenn Casey presents Greek Chicken posted at Modern Paleo, saying, "This is a simple and delicious recipe for Greek chicken."
Many thanks to the PaleoBloggers who submitted to this edition of the The Paleo Rodeo! I hope to see this blog carnival grow in the future. If you blog on paleo-related matters and you'd like to submit your posts to the carnival, please subscribe to the PaleoBloggers e-mail list. You'll receive instructions and reminders via that list.

Finally, you can find all of the blogs of the PaleoBloggers on this continuously-updated list:
Enjoy!

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