Paleo Super Bowl Sunday: Loaded Chili-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

paleo super bowl, loaded sweet potatoSuper Bowl Sunday means getting stuffed.

Or stuffing sweet potatoes.

Or both.

Whichever works.

Either way, it will be good — as long as you pass on the cheese whiz and say “yes” to super-fun Paleo Super Bowl apps and treats that aren’t totally processed and predisposed to make you feel like complete and total crap. It’s never worth it.

This is super easy. Super clean. Super yum.

And it’s also super customizable. Add or subtract whatever toppings you like. Make it your own.

Enjoy. And go PATS!

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‘Almost Paleo’ Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Bacon

Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Paleo Sweet potatoesWhenever I’m wanting something a little “sluttier” for a meal I always look to starchy veggies and bacon — turkey or pork will do — or a poached egg as an add-in (throwing one over a salad makes a world of difference).

The sweetness of the maple and potatoes and the saltiness of the bacon in this dish makes for a delicious, gooey and rich combination. You can use regular sweet potatoes, purple sweet potatoes, or a combination of both. I tend to prefer the purple, as they are a bit less sweet and less dense. They can be hard to find, however, so you can stick with their more-findable orange cousin if need be.

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