Gluten Free

Cinnamon Carrot Soup

December 2, 2013
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My boyfriend loves carrots.  He’s probably part rabbit with how excited he gets when I present him with just a  raw pealed carrot.  One time I was at the store and I impulsively bought a huge bag of carrots.  It was like 5 pounds.  I have no idea what I was thinking.  Even with how […]

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Egg Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

November 19, 2013
Egg Stuffed Sweet Potato

I learned something new today.  There are sweet potatoes that are not orange.  I was making this recipe, I cut off the tops of the sweet potatoes, and….they were white.  I was mad at myself because I thought I accidentally got russet potatoes instead of sweet potatoes.  I sampled them and they tasted like sweet […]

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Tofu Stir Fry with Peanut Sauce

November 11, 2013
Tofu Stir Fry with Peanut Sauce

I recently received a Wüsthof  Chai Dao knife to review.  This post isn’t even part of my review, but that knife is the reason I made this stir fry.  I wanted to chop a lot of vegetables and there is no better way to do that than with stir fry.  I also needed pictures for […]

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Homemade Apple Cider Recipe

November 7, 2013
Homemade Apple Cider

I love making easy recipes for any taste or diet. I’m so excited to share with you a homemade apple cider recipe that is simple and will make your house smell really, REALLY good. Here in Phoenix, fall is always a wonderful relief from the summer heat. People get excited when the temperature drops and […]

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Red Wine Tomato Sauce

November 3, 2013
Red Wine Tomato Sauce

Everyone needs a good tomato sauce recipe.  This red wine tomato sauce one is my favorite since it can be used for anything from pastas to dips and even on pizza.  I think pizza is probably my favorite application of tomato sauce….and cheese…and bread.  Pizza is amazing. But back to this red wine tomato sauce. […]

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Butternut Squash Cranberry Quinoa Fall Dish

October 24, 2013
Butternut Squash Cranberry Quinoa

The story behind this combination of flavors to create butternut squash cranberry quinoa shows just why I love being a food blogger. I love to read about food.  Going over a recipe and seeing all the variety of ingredients and studying how they combined them.  It’s exciting to see new ways people have combined food […]

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Sweet Potato Apple Hash

September 14, 2013
Sweet Potato Apple Hash

This post was featured in the Huffington Post here.  So, yeah.  It’s pretty awesome. I love breakfast hashes.  I actually love pretty much anything containing potatoes, but breakfast hashes are especially my favorite.  I used to buy bags of frozen Potato O’Brien and make them as a special Saturday morning treat for myself. Then one […]

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Vanilla Latte Ice Cream

September 8, 2013
Vanilla Latte Ice Cream

I love ice cream.  My boyfriend and I used to go to Cold Stone a lot and eat so much that we’d swear off ice cream.  It was all fun and games, except one time he actually meant it.  Every time after this fateful day when I’d ask, “Cold Stone?” he’d reply, “I don’t eat […]

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Guacamole

September 2, 2013
Guacamole

One night, I was talking on the phone with my sister and I was describing the best guacamole I had made to date.  It was awesome and I was talking on the phone with my sister (who is super awesome).  My night was going well.  As I was describing to her how incredible it tasted, […]

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Marinara Dipping Sauce

August 7, 2013
Tomato Sauce

Sometimes you really need a tomato sauce and you don’t have one.  Maybe you made calzones or mozzarella sticks.  It’s tempting to just pick some up at the store but if you want to save some money or if you just don’t want to go to the store, it’s easy to make a tasty tomato […]

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