Friday, February 24, 2012

The Paleo Rodeo #101

By Diana Hsieh

Welcome to this week's 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 of the Rodeo 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:
Dr. John presents Quote: Adiposity causes inflammation of the hypothalamus posted at Paleoterran, saying, "Obesity disrupts the hypothalamus and takes control of feeding behavior."

Tony Federico presents The Big BAM posted at FED - Fitness in an Evolutionary Direction, saying, "Food challenges take many forms. Some good some bad. This is a story about a bad one and a recipe for a good one."

Tim Swart presents Big Tims Meatballs & Sauce Recipe posted at Big Tim's Primal Journey, saying, "Great new recipe for meatballs and sauce! :-)"

Peggy Emch presents How to Get Enough Calcium When You're Dairy-Free, Pregnant, and Paleo posted at The Primal Parent.

Ruth Almon presents How Can I Get Kids to Eat Real Food? Tip #5 posted at Ruth's Real Food, saying, "How can you get your kids to eat real food? It's not by forcing them. Here is tip #5 in my series on how to get kids to eat good food."

Rational Jenn presents Outlaw Update posted at Rational Jenn, saying, "About 6 weeks ago, I started following The Outlaw Way with some of the others at my CrossFit gym. Here's an update."

Joe Lindley presents Sugar Nation Book Review, Jeff O'Connell, Diabetes, Hidden Disease, Type 2 posted at Stop Craving Sugar..., saying, "Sugar Nation: The Hidden Truth Behind America's Deadliest Habit..., by Jeff O'Connell is an important book on diabetes and the caustic world we live in now for those prone to this disease. It's not, however, just for diabetics.The book is a warning to us all that diabetes may well be a part of our future if we don't heed Mr. O'Connell's warning."

Meghan Little presents Paleo Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl, A Hawaiian Inspired Sashimi or Sushi Meal posted at Paleo Effect, saying, "This Hawaiian Poke Bowl recipe is perfect for lunch or dinner. For our Paleo athletes, it goes great over rice. We love the slight heat of the sauce with the cool balance of the fish. Perfect Paleo!"

Christian Wernstedt presents Food Elimination Q/A Part Two (Effectiveness) posted at The VitalObjectives Blog, saying, "I discuss if mediator release testing (MRT) is reliable; what determines if food elimination will be effective; and the concept of "therapeutic force"."

Nell Stephenson presents Eating Blindly posted at Paleoista.

Jedha presents Weight Loss: Nutrition IS The Key posted at Paleo Diet Blog, saying, "Did you know that weight loss is about 80% nutrition and 20% exercise? Get your nutrition on track and you're well on your way to great results."

Jennifer Hunt presents Lent: A Perfect Time to (Finally) Give Up Nuts posted at Vibrant Sexy Strong.

Ana Johnson presents Healing Waters of Sao Lourenco posted at Whole Life Diets, Autoimmune diet, Registered Dietitian, Paleo, saying, "Healing waters of Brazil."

The Cavegirls presents Cavegirl Dark Chocolate Review posted at Northwest Cavegirls, saying, "What do Cavegirls do when they get together? They eat Dark Chocolate, of course. Check out this review of 6 popular brands of Dark Chocolate. Maybe you'll find a new favorite!"

Angie presents Coconut Flour Pancakes posted at Angie's Suburban Oasis, saying, "Are you looking for a weekend breakfast dish that tastes great and will satisfy the non-paleo members of your household? Or are you just looking for a pancake recipe that's not based on Almond Flour? Either way, this coconut flour pancake recipe will fit the bill. It's the perfect pancake for everyone, paleo and non-paleo alike."

Neely Quinn presents Is The Birth Control Pill Worth It? posted at Paleo Plan.

Eddy presents The 'Superfoods' They Don't Tell You About posted at Health Freak Revolution, saying, "Shock and horror, could these one day be classed as super-foods? We know they should be..."

Suz Robinson presents Curing Cancer With Sugar? posted at The Paleo Network, saying, "Eat junk food to cure cancer?"

Sean Booth presents Cheat Day? posted at Old Fashioned Upgrades, saying, "I'm still recovering from my ill advised cheat day."

Laurie Donaldson presents Spicy Sausage and Apples posted at Food for Primal Thought, saying, "An easy after-gym supper."

Fatisfied presents humus is happening posted at Free Your Fat, saying, "Gear up to grow your own. Sweet potatoes and berries are foods of focus."

Melissa "Melicious" Joulwan presents 5-Spice Slow-Cooker Pork Ribs posted at theclothesmakethegirl, saying, "Easiest ribs EVER... fall-off-the-bone tender and no cooking skills required."

Stacy Toth presents Guest Blog: Meal Planning with The Foodie and The Family posted at Paleo Parents, saying, "A guest post from The Foodie and the Family about meal planning. Learn the system that keeps a family of 7 affordably and efficiently fed!"

Andy presents Gluten Intolerance is a common problem posted at feel awesome.

Riki Shore presents Moroccan Beef Stew with Dried Apricots posted at Three Squares, saying, "Delicious and easy beef stew with Moroccan spices and dried fruit"

Paul Jaminet presents The Trouble With Pork, Part 3: Pathogens posted at Perfect Health Diet, saying, "This is the conclusion to our series investigating why pork consumption is associated with higher mortality from certain diseases."

Julia Campbell presents tortilla espanola posted at the crankin' kitchen!, saying, "i'm willing to bet this will be the best egg dish you've ever had."
Many thanks to the PaleoBloggers who submitted to this edition of the The Paleo Rodeo! This blog carnival has plenty of room to grow! So 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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