Stir Fry Beef and Broccoli

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This gluten free stir fry beef and broccoli dish is perfect for those busy nights. It is ready in under 20 minutes! We will be gearing up for school in just three short weeks. Laid back summer days are about to be a thing of the past, much to my kids’ extreme disappointment. School means […]

Super Cheesy Zucchini Ribbon Lasagna Alfredo

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This gluten free zucchini lasagna alfredo recipe is sure to please even your pickiest family member. Even my husband, who hates zucchini, ate every bite of this dish :-). I found some organic zucchini at the market and they are the perfect width to use in a lasagna recipe. I used no noodles/pasta to make […]

Gluten Free at Roam Artisan Burger in Lafayette, CA


Have you been to a Roam Artisan Burger yet? I found my burger nirvana You can not only get a 100% grass fed burger, you can get free range turkey, natural bison, and organic veggie burgers at their restaurant. We didn’t think to try the salads, but the couple next to us had the biggest […]

Gluten Free Grilled Banana Whoopie Pies

Gluten Free Banana Whoopie Pies

(**This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions, and lip smacking happiness are mine. #FireUpTheGrill #CollectiveBias) These gluten free grilled banana whoopie pies will satisfy your whole family. Grilling the bananas for this recipe makes the banana caramelize, letting the rich sweet flavors come through. Sometimes we all need […]

Gluten Free Lemon Bundt Cake

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This lemony, moist gluten free lemon bundt cake was the perfect cake to enjoy at my father in laws summer birthday party last weekend. If you have been following for awhile, you know our lemon tree is overflowing with lemons. Huge lemons, the size of grapefruits! We have been farming lemons out the best we […]

Sauted Chicken with Shishito Pepper Sauce over Cheesy Polenta

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If you like shishito peppers, this sauted chicken with shishito pepper sauce over cheesy polenta will be a great dish for you to try. This is an easy dish that takes advantage of shishito peppers being in season. Shishito peppers are all over the farmer’s markets, and even in some grocery stores like Trader Joe’s. […]

Gluten Free Matcha Green Tea Madeleines

Gluten Free Matcha Madeleines

These gluten free matcha green tea Madeleines are a fun way to enjoy these French cakes. I am on a Madeleine kick lately…and these dairy free matcha green tea Madeleines are no exception. Not only do these tiny French cakes have a wonderful flavor, but they pack a tiny caffeine kick as well :-). So […]

Stuffed Pasilla Peppers

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(This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions and happy gushings are mine alone.) #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias Pasilla peppers are a perfect pepper to stuff and bake. They are mild, and add a great flavor that bakes into the filling. This summer has been a really busy summer for our […]

Dark Chocolate Truffles Three Ways

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I love chocolate…all types of chocolate. These rich and creamy dark chocolate truffles are no exception. I couldn’t decide how to top these truffles, so I used three different toppings. Cocoa powder, coconut, and chopped nuts. (We used both almonds and hazelnuts.) Our family went on a hike in downtown Los Gatos last weekend. Los […]

8 Fabulous Chilled Fruit Soups That Won’t Heat Up Your Kitchen

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Summer is here and it is HOT outside! Well, don’t despair. Here are 8 delicious chilled fruit soups that are not only easy to make, but there is no cooking needed. Ready to try out a cold soup? I have to be honest….until I made this chilled watermelon soup recipe a couple of weeks ago, […]