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Curried Lentil Soup

Curried Lentil Soup

This recipe stemmed from a beautiful disaster. I was cooking lentils to go in a kale salad with bacon-fried sweet potatoes (yum, right?), but my lentils turned out mushy. Frustrated, but not wanting to throw away the lentils, I threw the concoction in the fridge […]

Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits with Peach Compote and Orange Zest Coconut Whipped Cream

Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits with Peach Compote and Orange Zest Coconut Whipped Cream

Peaches are summer’s bounty. The best way to each a peach is by taking large bites and hoping the juices don’t run down your cheeks, but of course, they do. Our recipe for Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits dresses up these stone fruits, making a light dessert […]

Figs with Goat Cheese and Honey

Figs with Goat Cheese and Honey

Figs are one of my favorite summer fruits. Their sweetness and pleasing texture pair well with a bright goat cheese, like Chèvre. Slightly roasting the figs brings out their sweetness and softens the goat cheese. Make these as a side dish to accompany a salad, […]

Greek Style Pork Chops with Greek Side Salad

Greek Style Pork Chops with Greek Side Salad

Pork chops are an easy meal option for those busy weeknights. Pair with a quick Greek side salad and you have a healthy meal prepared in 30 minutes. Don’t be shy with the salt – you want the flavors of the meat and spices to […]

Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade

Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade

Although this is a very simple recipe, it’s all about the Greek Salad Dressing. The fresh herbs and lemon juice pack flavor into this creamy, lactose-free salad dressing. You can also use this dressing as a marinade or to dress up chickpeas in this Mediterranean […]

Mediterranean Garbanzo Bean Salad

Mediterranean Garbanzo Bean Salad

I love this salad. Garbanzo beans are super filling and balance well with the fresh vegetables and herbs. This Mediterranean Garbanzo Bean Salad is great as a side dish or as a full meal. Top with grilled chicken or spoon the salad on top of […]

Italian Sausage and Goat Cheese Frittata

Italian Sausage and Goat Cheese Frittata

Frittatas are easy one pot dishes, perfect for breakfast and even dinner. This savory meal blends flavors from the Italian sausage, creamy goat cheese, and sweet red pepper. I suggest using cream instead of milk for a richer texture, but for those that are lactose intolerant, […]

Gluten Free Cherry Crisp

Gluten Free Cherry Crisp

I spent the weekend with my small group at a beach house on Whidbey Island. It was a glorious time soaking up the Pacific Northwest sunshine, crabbing for fresh Dungeness Crab, campfires on the beach, and…cherry picking! With a huge bowl of fresh pie cherries, […]

Raw Chocolate Mousse with Fresh Blueberries

Raw Chocolate Mousse with Fresh Blueberries

Earlier this week, I experimented with coconut whipped cream and strawberries. So good. But I had another thought…why not add some chocolate and make a mousse? With some left over coconut whipped cream, I added cocoa powder to it…and voila! The best raw chocolate mousse […]

Raw Coconut Chocolate Truffles – A Healthy Alternative for Almond Joys

Raw Coconut Chocolate Truffles – A Healthy Alternative for Almond Joys

Almond Joys are one of my favorite candies, but they’re full of additives and processed ingredients. Yuck. I wanted to recreate this classic candy into a healthier dairy free and soy free option. I even made these for my momma and she loved them. Keep […]