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Monday, April 14, 2014

Paleo Pizza Stuffed Bell Peppers Recipe


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I try to mainly eat paleo, and this can be quite a challenge sometimes.  With school taking up most of my time now, this makes cooking healthy meals even more of a challenge.  I recently purchased the new April issue of All You magazine with this $1 off coupon from coupons.com.  In addition to tons of coupons throughout the magazine, it was also filled with inspiration.  Instead of trying to find a paleo recipe, I was inspired to take recipes from within the magazine and make them my own.  I tweaked them here and there to make them fit paleo, my budget, and still satisfy Shane's non-paleo appetite.  As you probably saw here, eating healthy foods is even more important to me now more than ever, so I am always looking for more ways to save time and money while eating healthy.  I decided to create a spin on the traditional stuffed bell peppers recipe and made paleo pizza stuffed bell peppers.  I have always loved stuffed bell peppers, but I didn't want the rice, and the ground chuck can be a little bland, so I improvised and included one of Shane's favorites - pizza!  Make sure you check out my recipe below, and don't forget that All You magazine is available nationwide at Kroger, Target, Safeway, Dollar General and Meijer.  You can definitely get plenty of food, fashion, craft and health inspiration as well as money saving tips and coupons!  To help you start your healthy cooking journey, print this $1 off coupon for All You magazine while supplies last, and then enter the $50 Kroger gift card giveaway below.  The giveaway will run through April 28 at 3:00am CST.  Good luck and thanks for entering!

Paleo Pizza Stuffed Bell Peppers Recipe
Makes 8-9 peppers
Time: 1 hour

Ingredients
1 Tbsp Olive Oil
1/2 Red Onion, diced (or white)
8-9 bell peppers
2lbs of Italian Sausage (mild or hot)
Small Can of Mushrooms (or fresh)
Small Can of Black Olives (any type of olives, fresh or canned works)
1 Jar of Spaghetti Sauce
4 oz of Tomato Paste
Salt and Pepper (to taste)

Directions
Heat oven to 400 F

Heat olive oil in a large pan over medium heat.  Once olive oil is hot, add onions and mushrooms to pan and sauté.  It should take about 3-5 minutes.  Take off stove and set them aside.  In a large pan, cook 2lbs of Italian sausage, browning it just slightly (since it will still cook in the oven later, you don't want it to get burned.)  While cooking meat, slice tops of bell peppers off and remove seeds.  Then drain meat and mix it with tomato paste, spaghetti sauce, mushrooms, onions and olives.  Add salt and pepper.  Mix well and then scoop evenly into bell peppers.  Place the stuffed bell peppers into a baking dish.  Bake for about 35-45 minutes until the bell peppers are tender.  You can also add garlic or any other spices that you like.  If you are not doing strict paleo, you can even add shredded cheese or grate fresh parmesan on them like I did for Shane.  Enjoy!  To enter the giveaway, click the link below that says Enter Here.  Good luck!

 

14 comments:

  1. this looks so yummy! Definitely pinning this to my food board!

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  2. Cute blog name! Found you through the Funday Monday link up. These looks reallly delish! Stop by and say sometime! I have signs ups for a swap going on right now!

    ~Ashley @ A Cute Angle
    acutelifestyle.blogspot.com

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  3. Love the recipes in All You! Always looking for new things to add to my routine.

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  4. This looks great! Thank you for sharing this.

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  5. Oh my goodness this looks delicious!! If only my husband would eat bell peppers... guess I'll be making it for myself!!

    Jessie at BlushandBlonde.com

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  6. Yum, yum, and more yum! Definitely giving this one a try!
    xo

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  7. This recipe made my mouth water! I will have to try it out soon..I have pretty much everything tht is needed except for the sausage..might change it up with chicken..but thank you for sharing :)

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  8. YUM! You know I'm a stuffed pepper fan, I will have to give these a try!

    -AJ
    OccasionallyAJ.com

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  9. OMG I just made a version of these tonight, so easy and yummy!

    -Lauren
    www.prettypiecesblog.com

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  10. Just came across your blog and I love it !! =] I just started mine and would love if you checked it out! looks like such a yummy treat too!

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  11. Looks delicious and simple to make!


    xo - Sheila
    www.sheislovelyblog.com

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  12. I love stuffed bell peppers myself and will have to try your version. I subscribe to All You magazine and enjoy it because it has coupons, suggestions of budget friendly stylish dressing and suggestions of where to shop just to name a few things.

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