Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

I’ve seen this recipe floating around the internet for a while now but had no interest in making it – until my husband started eating gluten free.  Not only was he eating gluten free, but he was trying to stay away from a lot of processed gluten free foods. I did try a couple of gluten free pizza crust mixes and they were okay but very expensive.  This cauliflower crust pizza recipe seemed like … [Read more...]

Summer Chicken Salad (GF)

Summer Chicken Salad

This summer salad is light and refreshing and works for lunch or dinner. Ingredients: 3-1/2 cup seasoned chicken breasts, cooked and chopped 1 small zucchini, diced into small cubes 2/3 cup assorted color cherry tomatoes, halved ½ avocado, diced ½ bunch asparagus, roasted & chopped (click here for a great recipe for roasted asparagus) 1-2 scallions/green onions, diced 1/3 … [Read more...]

Slow-Cooker Chicken Vegetable Soup

Chicken and Vegetable Soup

This easy to assemble, gluten free soup, has great flavor and can be easily be modified based on your preferences.  If you don’t eat soup in the summer (we obviously do), you’ll definitely want to make it in the fall. Oh, and be sure to read about how I changed it.  My changes made it easier and a bit cheaper. Ingredients: ½ teaspoon sea salt ¼ teaspoon ground pepper 4 boneless, … [Read more...]

Enchilada Stuffed Peppers (GF)

Enchilada Stuffed Peppers

Forget traditional stuffed peppers and go with this delicious Mexican version.  It was a big hit at my house. Ingredients: 4 large bell peppers (any color or a mixture) 1 tablespoon olive oil ½ yellow onion, diced 3-4 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeno pepper (or 1//2 poblano pepper), seeds removed, finely diced (1) 2 teaspoons ground cumin 1 teaspoon sweet paprika (2) ½ … [Read more...]

Spicy Fish Taco Bowls

Spicy Fish Taco Bowl

Since I don’t like fish, I didn’t eat this but my husband did and he loved it!  The truth is, it smells really good and I was actually tempted to try it.  I kind of wish I did. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon cumin ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper (1) Salt and pepper, to taste 3-4 tilapia filets (or other fish of choice) (2) 1-2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup fresh … [Read more...]

Sirloin Steaks with Garlic

Sirloin Steaks with Garlic

We usually grill burgers or chicken but this steak recipe sounded good so we gave it a try.  It was delicious and so easy! Ingredients: ½ cup butter 2 teaspoons garlic powder 4 cloves garlic, minced 8 (8-ounce) top sirloin steaks (4 pounds) Salt and pepper, to taste Directions: Preheat an outdoor grill to high heat (450 degrees to 650 degrees). Melt butter with garlic … [Read more...]

Spinach Turkey Burgers

Spinach Turkey Burgers

Be prepared to be wowed with this great burger recipe.  I made this for a family dinner recently (with a few modifications) and the burgers were a BIG hit.  So whip up a batch and see what you think. Ingredients: 1 cup stuffing mix, finely crushed 1/3 cup chicken broth ½ teaspoon Italian seasoning ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon pepper 1 package (10 ounces) frozen chopped spinach, … [Read more...]