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:
Kris Gunnars presents 6 Healthy Sugars That Can Kill You posted at Authority Nutrition, saying, "Many natural sugars are marketed as healthy, but they are just as bad (if not worse) than regular sugar. Here are 6 'healthy" sugars that can kill you."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.
Kevin Geary presents The Definitive Guide to Calories posted at The Rebooted Body, saying, "Your permission slip and ultimate reference point for ending the obsession with calorie counting and tracking."
Ruth presents Paleo Cooking: Like Regular Cooking, Only Better posted at Paleo Diet Basics, saying, "Sometimes the changes between a paleo and a non-paleo meal are subtle, but they make all the difference."
Eileen Laird presents Angie's Success Story posted at Phoenix Helix, saying, "Angie Alt has 3 autoimmune conditions: celiac disease, endometriosis and an autoimmune skin condition. During the 15 years it took for her to be fully diagnosed, she endured numerous hospital visits, extreme pain, and psychiatric symptoms that made her consider checking herself into a mental hospital. The gut-brain connection is real, folks! The Paleo Autoimmune Protocol not only restored her physical health, but her mental health as well."
Steve Kirsch presents The Serious Post (Time to make a change?) posted at The Paleo Drummer, saying, "There's an age that you'll reach when suddenly you have to stop screwing around and get serious about good health, nutrition, exercise and sleep. This one's about noticing before it's too late."
Neely Quinn presents What's The Right Serving Size for Me? posted at Paleo Plan.
Max presents Why I Stopped Following The Paleo Diet posted at CavemanCollege.
Nell Stephenson presents Paleoista’s Holiday Tip of the Day is Back! posted at Paleoista, by Nell Stephenson, saying, "Paleo expert Nell Stephenson invites readers to email her with questions to be used for her annual Paleoista's holiday tip of the day blog posts for all of December."
Sean Coonce presents Crock Pot Carne Asada posted at FreeRange Human, saying, "Simple and delicious 'set it and forget it' recipe for making Carne Asada in the crock pot for those colder months when grilling isn't an option."
Melissa,a.k.a. Cavechic presents Need your feed backon paleo related topics posted at Paleo Connections, saying, "I'm trying to provide to my readers, posts on topics relevant to them that they may not be seeing elsewhere AND, I'm looking for design ideas for paleo t-shirts that go beyond what is typically found out there now. Help me, help you have a better paleo experience."
Melissa,a.k.a. Cavechic presents National Nutrition Month is coming! Paleo-cane is too. posted at Paleo Connections, saying, "Join me in prepping for releasing an onslaught of paleo nutritional information during National Nutritional month coming up in March 2014. I'm sure there will be a lot of misinformation being spread from bad nutrition dogma sources. Stop by and see suggestions on what to write about and how to prepare for a blogging hurricane of paleo information or (paleo-cane)."
Jennifer Brand, aka Alliefitfoodie presents Paleo chocolaty chunk cookies posted at Alliefitfoodie, saying, "I participated in another round of Paleo Pen Pals for the month of November. My pen pal sent me total awesomeness. A 100% cacao bar. I decided to doctor up a cookie recipe I created some time back, that I had been meaning to try again. These puppies came out AMAZING!"
Diane Sanfilippo presents 5 Questions with Caitlin Weeks Author of Mediterranean Paleo Cooking and Giveaway! posted at Balanced Bites, saying, "This week I am excited to share an interview with Caitlin Weeks, a certified Nutrition Consultant, author of the blog Grass Fed Girl and co-author (with her professionally-trained chef husband Nabil Boumrar) of the newly released eBook, Mediterranean Paleo Cooking.Caitlin is also generously giving away a copy of Mediterranean Paleo Cooking to THREE lucky readers!"
Melissa Joulwan presents Paleo (AIP Friendly) Maple Shortbread posted at The Clothes Make The Girl, saying, "5 ingredients transform into grain-free, AIP-friendly shortbread just in time for Christmas!"
Sam presents Chocolate Mug Cake posted at Bacon it Paleo, saying, "quick and easy two minute chocolate mug cake."