What was great about this year's conference was that there were many brands represented in the healthy space, and for me, that means acceptably paleo. Dinner last night was brought to us by the swag from these brands.
- The local sausage company, Isernio's, which makes clean chicken and pork (didn't know this before the conference) sausage.
- Nutiva, which makes coconut products, like coconut oil and flour
- NestFresh, a cage free, organic egg producer
|Almost mis en place!|
I had a hole in my tummy that was looking to be filled with waffles, so that's what I decided to make. After going through my paleo waffle recipes (thank you PaleOMG), I found that they all required coconut milk, of which we had none.
It was almost 8pm and we were getting hungry. I knew that its only an 8 minute trip, one way, to the grocery store. So, yes, I did make a grocery store run for coconut milk and a few add-ons as I dashed out the door.
|Paleo chicken and waffles.|
What was neat about IFBC was that these were all products I already enjoyed in my clean eating and I got to meet brand representatives and see some new products (more on that later).
Disclaimer: The chicken and eggs used in this post were some swag from the conference. I ate this stuff already, so I already thought it was great before I got some free coupons! While I wasn't compensated for this post, I did receive a blogger's discount for attending the conference and this post is meeting a part of what I had to do in return for the discount.