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gluten free pasta recipe

Gluten Free Pasta Recipe

Gluten Free Pasta With spring finally arriving the idea of fresh basil pesto on pasta sounds amazing.  So today I am sharing my gluten free pasta recipe for all of you that are craving really good homemade pasta. Sometimes, almost always actually, I feel like a contestant on my favorite television show “Cutthroat Kitchen” hosted […]

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gluten free crackers

Gluten Free Crackers

Gluten Free Crackers I think I eat a fairly healthy diet.  I never eat fast food. Haven’t been to McD’s in at least 15 years and I prepare almost everything I eat from scratch.  My guilty indulgence would be crackers.  I absolutely love crunchy tasty crackers.  By themselves or with cheese and sometimes with dips.   […]

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refried beans recipe

Refried Beans Recipe

Refried Beans Recipe This refried beans recipe is so easy you will wonder why anyone would buy canned refried beans.  Making refried beans does take a little planning but thats about it.  This refried beans recipe would be great for a Cinco De Mayo celebrations or anytime of year.  They can be served immediately or […]

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Gluten Free Dessert

Gluten Free Dessert – Chocolate Orange Brownies

  Gluten Free Dessert – Chocolate Orange Brownie Today my daughter claimed I do not make enough desserts and therefore requested a gluten free dessert.  This is my take on the traditional Canadian Nanaimo Bars.  Its less sweet, gluten free and totally indulgent.  The perfect gluten free dessert!  Although originally from Nanaimo BC,  Nanaimo Bars […]

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Meatless Meatballs

Meatless Meatballs Whether your planning to make appetizers or serve the perfect Pasta with meatballs these gluten free meatless meatballs serve the perfect bite.  Made with roasted mushrooms, carrots, Parmesan cheese and quinoa for a healthy alternative thats tasty and will quickly become a family favorite. Meatless meatballs make a great meal or a quick […]

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gluten free shortbread

Gluten Free Shortbread Cookies

Gluten Free Shortbread Cookies Gluten free shortbread cookies are definitely a crowd pleaser with their rich buttery taste and their hint of pistachios. Growing up we rarely had homemade cookies at our house.  Both my parents worked long hours and our house and kitchen were very small.  Store bought packaged cookies and the occasional bakery […]

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polenta cakes

Polenta Cakes With Avocado

  Polenta Cakes with Avocado With Cinco de Mayo coming up, I wanted to prepare Mexican inspired polenta cakes with avocados  topped with a fried egg and mango salsa.  Polenta is a traditional Italian dish made from cornmeal.  It can me served hot or cold, as an oatmeal or in a cake form.  The amazing […]

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Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa For years my family has been using salsa as an alternative to Ketchup.   The spicy yet sweet flavor of this Mango Salsa is the perfect addition to eggs, french fries, Veggie Burgers, polenta and grilled cheese sandwiches.  Ketchup is loaded with high amounts of processed sugar, salt, fats and oils which can be […]

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quinoa patties

Spinach Quinoa Patties

  Spinach Quinoa Patties with Chipotle Dip Spinach quinoa patties are a great addition to a salad or simply on their own.  I’ve made this recipe a couple of times this past week.  When I first made it, I served it to my husband and daughter (my test subjects) along with a salad.  They ate […]

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jackfruit recipes

Jackfruit Recipes

JackFruit Recipes Have you heard of about Jackfruit?  Are you looking for Jackfruit recipes? Jackfruit is a super-food from the Southwestern rain forests of India and the tropical regions of Indian subcontinent, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Brazil.  Jackfruit  is not only highly nutritious with many health benefits it also has unique properties that when prepared […]

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