Athlete’s Pasta Salad- gluten free, soy free, dairy free
Mar02

Athlete’s Pasta Salad- gluten free, soy free, dairy free

Athletes Pasta Salad; Gluten free, Soy free, Dairy free Absolutely love this gluten free pasta salad made with a super light, zesty roasted yellow pepper dressing and veggies.  This flavorful dressing is unique with a base of roasted yellow pepper versus a typical mayo.  I came up with this gluten free pasta salad recipe last summer when my hubby was training for the Tempe Triathlon, hence the title.  It incorporates healthy fat from...

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Festive Cranberry Sauce
Nov25

Festive Cranberry Sauce

                        Festive Cranberry Sauce embraces cherished fall spices, citrus, and crisp apple.  Oh November, how I have missed you so.  This is the time when people remember to give thanks for all that is good in our lives; whether it is a partner, kids, pets, family, friends, our jobs, a roof over our head, health, and the list goes on, we stop to give thanks.  We...

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Savory Acorn Squash
Oct05

Savory Acorn Squash

Most people like baked squash when it is coated in sugar and cinnamon.  I am also one of those people, but I wanted to try something new and not so sweet.  I did grow up with my mom making baked, apples and squash with brown sugar, cinnamon and a heavy hand of  “real butter”,  as she used to emphasize.  The aroma of  browned butter and sweet fall filled our little house.   I know I tease about how she can’t cook, and...

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Seasoned Oven Potato Wedges and Fry Sauce
Sep17

Seasoned Oven Potato Wedges and Fry Sauce

  Seasoned Oven Potato Wedges and Fry Sauce I love fries but it is very difficult to get fries from a fast food place that isn’t contaminated with various allergens.  I also prefer not to consume all that oil, especially ones exposed to high temps, so this is the perfect solution. Make oven fries at home.  I know most of you think fries at home will take forever or you need a bunch of gadgets, but you don’t.  You just...

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Grilled Italian Beets
Aug12

Grilled Italian Beets

            Grilled Italian Seasoned Beets A simple recipe with just a few ingredients, but by adding an Italian Seasoning Blend these beets gain a little more depth.  Most importantly, a good Italian blend compliments the earthy, ruby ringed root quite well.  No need to marinate for hours or any extra preparation.  Beets are one of those root vegetables that people seem to think is either a love or hate...

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Bacon And Basil Potato Salad
Jul03

Bacon And Basil Potato Salad

Bacon And Basil Potato Salad   A backyard bbq, potluck, or picnic just isn’t complete without the classic Potato Salad.  Potato Salad has been classic a little too long, at least in the common onion and celery way but this one is quite different, with just a few ingredients.  This particular Soyfree Potato Salad, I created from my love of Basil Aioli and salty, crispy bacon.  It can be made with or without onion, either way...

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