Recipes

Southwest Chicken Salad

Southwest Chicken Salad

Our family enjoys eating hearty salads for dinner, and the Southwest Chicken salad is a favorite in our house. As a general practice, each week I cook up chicken breast so that we have it in the refrigerator throughout the week for a quick, easy […]

Gluten-free Orange Chocolate Chip Cake

Gluten-free Orange Chocolate Chip Cake

The taste of this gluten-free Orange Chocolate Chip Cake reminds me of the chocolate orange I would receive as a child at Christmas-time. This is one of those recipes that is quick to whip up and it’s a crowd pleaser. The only thing I need […]

Blueberry Cake {gluten-free}

Blueberry Cake {gluten-free}

Blueberries are a favorite in my family and we enjoy this Blueberry Cake in the summer with fresh berries or off-season with our stock of frozen berries. Our nice sized patch keeps us with enough berries for the year and some to share. In July […]

Gluten-free Pumpkin Scones {FALL}

Gluten-free Pumpkin Scones {FALL}

I LOVE pumpkin, but only in treats… not drinks. These gluten-free pumpkin scones are my first fall bake this year. After searching the shelves at Trader Joes and Fred Meyer I was happy that I had some in my pantry left over from last year […]

Elderberry Syrup

Elderberry Syrup

Cold and flu season is upon us. We know so many people who have been or are sick, and in this season the bugs are holding on for weeks! Our family makes Elderberry Syrup from organic herbs; and during this time of the year, we […]

Gluten-free Sausage Gravy

Gluten-free Sausage Gravy

Biscuits and Gravy are a favorite in our house My gluten-free sausage gravy is super easy to make. I like to make it in large batches and freeze it in individual servings so that I can prepare a quick, hot breakfast in no time in […]

Pumpkin Mini Muffins {Grain-free}

Pumpkin Mini Muffins {Grain-free}

I am, in fact, one of those people who LOVE pumpkin. I don’t like pumpkin flavor in drinks, but in baked goods, it is one of my favorites! I hope you enjoy these Pumpkin Mini Muffins that are grain-free as much as I do. Our family […]

Zero Waste Teacher Gifts

Zero Waste Teacher Gifts

I am not a big fan of traditional gift-giving, generally, only because I feel like so much of the time it is a reason to produce and consume more “stuff”!  I am so tired of trying to manage my own stuff and reduce it, that […]

Easy Fermenting

Easy Fermenting

Fermenting has been on our to-do list for quite some time. It is always a little scary to try something new but I finally got tired of paying the high prices for fermented foods so I took the dive. I am not an expert just […]

Quick & Easy Granola Bars

Quick & Easy Granola Bars

As a family we have shifted from eating individually-packaged snacks at home, and these granola bars make for a quick, easy and healthy snack that your entire family will enjoy!  From start to finish they will only take you about 15 minutes.  Post contains affiliate […]