Friday, August 03, 2012

The Paleo Rodeo #122

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:
Neely Quinn presents Is Almond Milk Paleo? posted at Paleo Plan, saying, "Get the facts on homemade and store bought almond milk. What are all those extra ingredients?"

RAfael B.,PhD presents LA verdad sobre el colesterol PArte 1 posted at Coma Mejor (eat Better), saying, "What is cholesterol? In spanish. Combine your Paleo interets with Spanish! Colesterol 101 in spanish"

Kris presents 7 Ways to Make Your Coffee Healthier posted at Kris Kris, saying, "Coffee may actually be extremely healthy, but many people add toxic junk to it. Here are 7 ways to make your coffee a whole lot healthier."

Julie Campbell presents three chile chicken + charred summer vegetables posted at the crankin' kitchen!, saying, "perfect summer meal of citrusy and spicy grilled chicken with lightly charred summer veggies."

Warren Wilkinson presents Brain Foods: The fats, vitamins and minerals that support brain function posted at Plate Smarter, saying, "Nutrients do different jobs; so I'm categorizing them based on what they do, rather than what they are. This post is about 4 brain supporting nutrients: Where, what, and how."

Diana Hsieh presents Beware "Gluten Free" Labels posted at NoodleFood, saying, "Those "gluten-free" labels might not mean as much as most people think."

Angel Ayala & Meghan Little presents Paleo Cilantro Apple Jam, A Breakfast Spread for Biscuits or Toast posted at Paleo Effect, saying, "What a special treat for breakfast? Try this delicious Cilantro Apple Jam spread over one of our famous Paleo Biscuits or with a nice slice of our Paleo Bread... toasted, of course."

Ute presents Water Kefir... what is it? And why is it good for you? posted at Grokette's Primal Musings, saying, "I explain what water kefir is and why it is good for you!"

Tony Federico presents Paleo Restaurant Project - Elevation Burger posted at Fitness in an Evolutionary Direction, saying, "With 100% grass fed burgers and gluten-free fries cooked in olive oil, Elevation Burger brings the "fast casual" burger concept to new heights."

Megh presents Giveaway: Coconut Flour posted at Yolks, Kefir, & Gristle, saying, "I've got a bag of coconut flour--who wants it?"

Susie T. Gibbs presents Caprese Appetizer Bites posted at Fluffy Chix Cook, saying, "Quick and easy Caprese Appetizer Bites let summer tomatoes shine!"

Nell Stephenson presents McDonald's and the Olympics- Perfect! posted at Paleoista, by Nell Stephenson.

Blair presents Got Fatback? posted at The Found Link, saying, "Fatback is featured as the Offal of the Week, sewing with lard, proud waving of a lard flag, and "mmm. . . lardy"."

Mark presents Low Carb and Paleo Stigma Still Alive and Well posted at Low Carb Learning, saying, "Laments the increasingly common tactic of weight loss success stories that avoid saying that the success was due to lowered carbohydrate intake..."

Max Ungar presents Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream posted at Caveman College, saying, "A delicious summer, paleo treat!"

Paul Jaminet presents Scribner edition is complete; thanks to all! posted at Perfect Health Diet, saying, "We're happy to announce that we've finished the manuscript for the new edition of Perfect Health Diet!"

Beth Mazur presents Paleo not a panacea 2 posted at Weight Maven, saying, "IMO, the issue of lack of willpower is not a question of respect."

Melissa Joulwan presents Aug. 1 Whole30 + Whole30 Daily posted at The Clothes Make The Girl, saying, "It's that time again: 30 days of super clean eating to kick in the superhero powers."

Jedha presents My Paleo Menu For 2 Days Away From Home posted at Paleo Weight Loss Coach, saying, "I thought it might be helpful to share what I'm taking away on a round road trip for 2 days. Planning my paleo menu is important 'cos I don't think there will be any good food on the road."

Cavechic presents Inflammatory joint diseases posted at Paleo for Christians, saying, "Can nutrition help ease or even eliminate your symptoms? Stop by and find out."

Warren Wilkinson presents Antioxidants and Nutrition posted at Plate Smarter, saying, "Which dietary nutrients, vitamins and minerals are antioxidants? In this post I explore this topic, detailing the associated anti-nutrients and good food sources."

Victoria presents Liver saving saturated fats posted at Principle Into Practice, saying, "While the evidence to suggest a detrimental relationship between dietary saturated fats and coronary artery disease is weak, the evidence that saturated fatty acids help the liver is strong. Banish the phrase "artery clogging saturated fats" and instead embrace "liver saving saturated fats"."

Kelly Fitzsimmons presents Why is Gluten Bad For You posted at Weight Loss Ninja, saying, "Why is Gluten Bad For You? We provide you with a wealth of great nutritional information on the ill effects of consuming foods containing gluten."
Many thanks to the PaleoBloggers who submitted to this edition of the The Paleo Rodeo! We love new members! 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.

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