Alaskan Cod Fettuccine Alfredo

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When I was asked to create a kid friendly recipe for the Alaska Seafood, I got really excited. Seafood is so healthy and it is full of nutrition for kids growing bodies. My kids eat seafood once a week and one of their favorite ways to enjoy it is with my cheesey alfredo sauce. If […]

Tuna and Pesto Sandwich

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Sometimes a simple gluten free tuna sandwich is all you need for a quick and healthy lunch. My husband and I both work from home several days a week. Often we are so busy in our jobs that lunchtime comes and goes before we notice we missed eating. This is the worst time to scramble […]

Gluten Free Butter Pecan Caramel Cookies

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If you love butter pecan flavor, give these gluten free butter pecan and caramel cookies a try. Butter pecan is one of my favorite ice cream flavors. There is something about the creamy goodness mixed in with that butter and nutty pecan flavor that makes me buy this flavor all of the time. Add caramel […]

Quick and Easy Coleslaw

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This coleslaw recipe is a quick and easy side dish that can be enjoyed anytime. Spring is here in the Bay Area and that means the beginning of picnic season. It has been warming up unseasonably fast this month in California and we are enjoying a lot more outdoors time with our family and friends. […]

Gluten Free Matcha Coconut Bars

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Have you tried matcha green tea in your baking? It adds a lovely flavor to these gluten free matcha green tea coconut cookie bars. These matcha coconut cookie bars are my husband’s new weakness. I bake…a lot. I have a killer sweet tooth. My husband usually can resist the temptations (well, sort of.) This time, […]

Gluten Free Asparagus and Goat Cheese Tart

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Do you love asparagus? This savory gluten free asparagus tart is a wonderful recipe for any occasion. If you want a beautiful savory tart to serve for brunch, this asparagus and goat cheese tart is easy to make. Today is a baking day. Because I work from home, I often bake in spurts during my […]

Rendezvous Wine Bar in Campbell


Have you tried the new wine bar, Rendezvous, in downtown Campbell? This is the new hip and trendy place to be after 4:00 pm. Rendezvous is owned by the winery, Regale, in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Not only does Rendezvous offer Regale wines, but they have a wonderful assortment of wines that you can try […]

Gluten Free Coconut Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I am long over due with another sinful gluten free cookie recipe. Gluten free cookies are easy for us to make in a hurry. I often double the batch so I can freeze half of the cookies. Lately I think the kids are catching on to this idea….I have found several half empty cookie bags […]

Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan

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I found these baby eggplants on sale today, 10 for only $1.00. I couldn’t resist and I bought these to experiment with. These little eggplants are are so cute. They will make the perfect appetizer. They are almost bite sized…I cut them lengthwise and left the stem on. This way you have the option of […]

Gluten Free Pear and Gorgonzola Scones

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Sometimes I need a coffee break with a flaky, buttery gluten free scone. Pears and gorgonzola are a flavor combination that must have been made in heaven. I am not the only one who gravitates towards this pairing….I have seen pear and gorgonzola salads on restaurant menus for years. I always order this salad if […]