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Gluten-Free Easter Brunch Menu

Gluten-Free Easter Brunch Menu - muffins, pancakes, quiche, frittatas and more; all you need is a fresh fruit platter or fruit salad to round this menu out

This Gluten-Free Easter Brunch Menu will please any crowd - muffins, pancakes, quiches, frittatas and more. I've put together Gluten-Free Easter Brunch Menu if you're looking for any ideas. All you need is a fresh fruit platter or salad and a few choices from this menu to serve your family and friends a healthy and delicious brunch. Click here to download a PDF version of this menu. MUFFINS, PANCAKES, etc. Marbled Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins Triple Chocolate Banana Muffins … [Continue Reading...]

My Dad’s Chinese Sticky Honey Spareribs Recipe {Progressive Eats}

Dad's Chinese Sticky Honey Spareribs - only 3 ingredients! The key to this recipe is in the last 5 minutes of cooking

My Dad's Chinese Sticky Honey Spareribs Recipe is a family recipe that has just 3 main ingredients - the trick to these sticky ribs is in the cooking process. Watch the video to see the cooking process. Today, I'm hosting a virtual progressive dinner with some of my favorite blogger friends. As the hostess this month, I chose Asian Feast as this month's theme and made My Dad's Sticky Honey Spareribs for the entree.  Please be sure to check out the entire menu for our progressive dinner at the … [Continue Reading...]

Mini Gluten-Free Chocolate Crusted Cheesecake with Fresh Berries Recipe

Mini Gluten-Free Chocolate Crusted Cheesecake with Fresh Berries - less than 200 calories! You'll love the chocolate crust and the creamy filling and the fresh berry topping is the perfect finishing touch.

One Mini Gluten-Free Chocolate Crusted Cheesecake with Fresh Berries has just 194 calories. This would make an elegant finish to any meal - you'll love the chocolate crust, creamy filling and fresh berry topping. I don't think I've ever met anyone who doesn't love cheesecake. The only problem is that it's usually loaded with fat and calories. You really only need a few bites to satisfy your cheesecake craving, but it's hard to resist when you have an entire slice in front of … [Continue Reading...]

15 Easy and Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes

Zucchini Carpaccio Avocado Salad with PIstachios

Are you planning your Easter menu? I’ve put together a roundup of 15 Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes for Parade Magazine’s food site so if you're looking for some fresh healthy ideas, be sure to check it out. CLICK HERE to check out 15 Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes!   … [Continue Reading...]

Stir Fry Beef and Asparagus in Oyster Sauce Recipe + 4 Tips for the Perfect Stir Fry

Stir Fry Beef and Asparagus in Oyster Sauce + 4 Tips for the Perfect Stir Fry- this deliciously simple one-pan meal is perfect for busy weeknights

Learn how to make Stir-Fry Beef and Asparagus in Oyster Sauce and 4 Tips for the Perfect Stir Fry. What you'll learn: 4 Tips for the Perfect Stir Fry Ingredients for the Perfect Stir Fry Stir Fry Beef with Oyster Sauce is a classic Chinese dish that I've made so many times that I don't even think about it as a recipe. Usually, I add red or green peppers, and sometimes sliced onions, but this past week, I used asparagus. It's almost Spring and even though there's still snow on the … [Continue Reading...]

Chicken Curry Fried Rice Recipe

Chicken Curry Fried Rice - a quick, easy and healthy one-pan dinner made with leftover cooked chicken, brown rice, carrots and peas. Toasted almonds make a nice crunchy topping.

Chicken Curry Fried Rice is a healthy and delicious one pan meal that turns leftover chicken and leftover steamed brown rice into a deliciously healthy meal. Almost everyone has had fried rice at a Chinese restaurant, but have you ever had Curry Fried Rice? I don't think I've ever seen it on the menu anywhere, but it's so easy to make at home. Fried rice is one of those meals that was created as a way to use all all the bits and pieces of leftovers in the refrigerator, including leftover … [Continue Reading...]

Cheese Stuffed Turkey Quinoa Mushroom Meatloaf with Sriracha Barbecue Sauce

Cheese Stuffed Turkey Quinoa Mushroom Meatloaf - this decadently delicious meatloaf is made healthier with quinoa and a whole pack of mushrooms

This Cheese Stuffed Turkey Quinoa Mushroom Meatloaf with Sriracha Barbecue Sauce has a "Wow" factor that will please the pickiest of eaters. Do you like surprises? I had all good intentions of making a super light meatloaf recipe with lots of vegetables tucked in...and look what happened. "Cheese Stuffed" is what happened. Yup, I just couldn't resist. It happened the day I made our little puppy a squeaky toy with four squeakers sewn into a pair of old socks. Somehow, as I saw how happy … [Continue Reading...]

Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Flaxseed Almond Muffins Recipe

Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Flaxseed Almond Muffins - these healthy muffins use flaxseed to replace half the oil in the typical recipe

These Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Flaxseed Almond Muffins use healthy flaxseed to replace half the oil in the typical muffin recipe. I love cooking for other people, especially folks who are going through a rough patch and need a little help with meals. One of my friends that I've been cooking for over the past year is so sweet. Whenever she returns the empty containers from the food I've made, she thoughtfully tucks in a thank you note, a favorite recipe, some spices from my favorite spice … [Continue Reading...]

Slow Cooker Lentil Smoked Ham Soup

Slow Cooker Lentil Smoked Ham Soup - made with mineral rich chicken bone broth and a smoky ham bone, this simple lentil soup is rich and flavorful

This simple Slow Cooker Lentil Smoked Ham Soup is so flavorful, no one will guess just how easy it is to make. A number of years ago, I took a cooking class with a local French chef and he made the most incredible lentil soup. The recipe was so simple, yet the soup had such flavor that I still remember that bowl of soup. The key to his lentil soup was simply adding some smoked ham. I have to confess my love for smokey flavors. You might remember my Smashed Avocado Toast with Smoked Salmon … [Continue Reading...]

Mineral Rich Chicken Bone Broth Recipe {Paleo}

Mineral Rich Chicken Bone Broth {Paleo} - sip on a cup of this mineral rich bone broth or use it as a base for soups, stews or sauces - it's healthy and nourishing, and facilitates digestion

This Mineral Rich Chicken Bone Broth is a staple recipe every cook should have - sip it as is, or use it as a base in soups, sauces and stews.  I've been making lots of soup this winter, and keeping my freezer and refrigerator full of bone broths. Oftentimes, I have extra chicken bones and vegetable scraps that I throw in the freezer that I can throw into a pot to make chicken broth whenever I feel like it. However, recently, I've been been reading about the health benefits of gelatin in … [Continue Reading...]

Puppy Love #7: Are You Chasing Your Own Tail

Australian Labradoodle 19 weeks old

Here’s some Puppy Love from me to you, on Are You Chasing Your Own Tail. It's March and we just got hit with two more snow storms this week - we are literally buried in snow as you can see from this picture of Sunny sitting on top of a pile of snow on our street. I have to admit with all this snow, I've been feeling a bit buried myself. It's hard to get motivated to do the things I know need to get done, like my taxes, the laundry, and other chores. I used to be super organized … [Continue Reading...]