Gingerbread Granola

Gingerbread Granola is one of my favorite snacks to have on hand for Christmas Eve and Day! If you’re attending a family gathering or even cooking the big dinner, this is a great snack for everyone to munch on while you wait for Christmas dinner. You can even serve it a breakfast on Christmas Day…

Chewy Ginger Maple Cookies (Gluten Free)

It’s Friday and i’m here to share with you my latest sweet treat creation for the Holidays. I’ve always loved a good gingersnap cookies, but struggle with the conflict of preferring a soft, chewy textured cookie than a hard one. So, I’ve brought together my preferred texture and the flavor of gingersnaps together in these…

Classic Brisket

A good classic brisket is in my top five favorite meals of all time. The tender meat, the sweet caramelized onions, the delectable crust that forms from the searing. OH, it’s just heaven. I mean, seriously, if you’ve never had brisket made like this then you’ve never had brisket. I use brisket meat for many…

Banana Bread (Grain Free)

Banana Bread is one of my all time favorite desserts, especially on Christmas morning. I have a strong memory of eating banana bread one Christmas morning and it’s just kind of stuck with me. love the flavor and sweetness of the bananas, the moist texture of the bread, and the crunch of the walnuts. It’s…

Chicken Pot Pie Soup

Ingredients 3 cups chicken broth 1 can coconut milk 1 can peas, drained 2 carrots, sliced 2 stalks celery, sliced 1 russet potato, diced 1 onion, diced 4 cups shredded chicken 1 tsp pepper 2 tsp kosher salt 1 tsp lemon juice 1 sprig fresh thyme, plucked 1 sprig fresh rosemary, plucked Parsley (optional) Olive…

Latkes (Gluten Free)

In our house, we celebrate both Hanukkah and Christmas, and it’s not Hanukkah without some good old latkes. These crispy fried potato fritters are a thing of beauty; often served with sour cream, applesauce, and cinnamon sugar they are a unique, yet simplistic item to serve. Id never had a latke until my husband made…

Kitchen Holiday Gift Guide 2019

By now you’re all shopping for the holidays, and maybe by now you aren’t sure what to get that special home chef in your life? Gifting can be a tough one, so i’ve gathered up a small list of my favorite kitchen gadgets—things I use on a weekly basis to cook, some to read, and…

Sausage Balls (Gluten Free)

It is not the holidays without sausage balls. They have been a staple at Christmas time in my family as long as I can remember, mostly because I used to always request them from my mother. And they always seemed to be served at the holiday parties we went to; one way or the other…

Hazlenut Toffee Bark

Around the holidays, it can be hard to not be able to tolerate refined sugars and at first I really missed a lot of my old holiday favorites. But once I discovered I could tolerate coconut sugar and honey, I had to put together a toffee bar to replace the old beloved favorite for this…