Mango Lassi Popsicles


Summer is nearing us and I’m sure everyone is happily welcoming it. Likely most of them with visions of warm beaches, swimwear, and hopefully popsicles. By popsicles I mean these popsicles, I mean come on I trekked an hour out to go to Williams Sonoma to find these popsicle molds. Apparently there are no other places that seem to carry any popsicle molds that look classic that aren’t online.


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Charred Shishito Peppers

Charred-Shishito-Peppers-From-Slim-PalateThese past few weeks for me have been very meditative and full of thought. Many changes are happening for me, all of which are difficult to deal with at first but are for the better. College has been further postponed for me since none of the colleges I applied to accepted me. Possibly postponed forever, I haven’t fully decided yet.


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Masala Chai Tea


Lets take a moment to talk about the value of a good cup of tea. Just like a good cup of coffee brewed by a fine barista, tea is one of those things that if done with care and patience you’ll get a result beyond a plain old cup of tea. There are plenty of people in many countries that take care when creating these beverages, while at the same time I think many in the U.S. have forgotten the lovely power of a good cup of tea.


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Lavender Lamb Loin Chops with Grilled Blood Oranges

Lavendar-Lamb-Loin-Chops-with-Grilled-Blood-Orange-via-Slim-PalateIf you love lamb or want to try it then now is the time, especially with this incredibly easy yet full of flavor dish. I am a huge lamb lover as I’ve expressed before and I think this might be another one of my favorites for it. It’s perfect for an outdoor meal with family or friends  or if the mood for grilled meats is striking you. You can get the recipe over at Civilized Caveman here.



Paleo Carrot Cake + A Giveaway

Paleo-Carrot-Cake-From-Slim-PalateIt’s funny that I would be making this recipe since I’ve always hated carrot cake since I was a young boy. It might’ve stemmed from my mothers hatred. All I know is that I haven’t had another piece since I was about 8 years old or so. Until now….


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