Grain-Free Chocolate Cake

Recipes posted one year ago: Fried Turkey Tenders with Mushroom Wine Sauce Cool Cucumber Avocado Dressing Grilled Salmon with Coconut Dijon Sauce I have seen a few recipes over the last couple of years for grain-free chocolate cake.  The ingredients and amounts all vary slightly.  It's almost hard to go wrong really.  I have had … Continue reading Grain-Free Chocolate Cake

Eating Away from Home and Restaurant Ordering (aka Can I Have “that” Instead of “this”?)

Since this is a cooking blog, we obviously cook a lot.  Sometimes though, we like to have someone else do the cooking for us, but don't really want to sway from the delicious and healthy foods we are used to eating.  We have specific places we like to go because we know the quality of … Continue reading Eating Away from Home and Restaurant Ordering (aka Can I Have “that” Instead of “this”?)

Grain-Free Cinnamon Muffins

Recipes posted one year ago: Pesto-Roasted Summer Squash Nut Cookies Thai Curry Casserole My oldest daughter asked me to make cinnamon rolls.  Those of you who have no flour in your house at all know this can be tough.  I admit that I do miss cinnamon rolls...sometimes, but working at a local donut shop when … Continue reading Grain-Free Cinnamon Muffins

Ironman Cacciatore

Recipes posted one year ago: Roasted Turkey Breast with Herbs Paprika Pork Chops with Warmed Mango Chutney My friend Neil and I have recently reconnected.  We have known each other since middle school, but haven't talked much until our 20-year-reunion and of course, Facebook.  He has completed two Ironman triathlons and many other triathlons and marathons; … Continue reading Ironman Cacciatore

Creamy Coconut Shrimp

Recipes (and info) posted a year ago: Grocery List (list is always linked at top left for you to download!) Slow-Cooked Beef Short Ribs Strawberry Cherry Walnut Salad Not too far from us there is a great seafood store.  I love to buy my Old Bay seasoning there.  They usually have a great selection of wild caught … Continue reading Creamy Coconut Shrimp

Dijon Mushrooms

Recipes posted a year ago: Spicy-Roasted Broccoli with Garlic Sirloin Steaks with Parsley and Capers Dijon mustard has a unique blend of mustard and spice that is great for a lot of sauces, marinades, and rubs (just check out the tag cloud at the left of this post and click on the word "dijon").  So, when … Continue reading Dijon Mushrooms

Coconut ‘Yogurt’ Chicken Skewers

Recipes posted a year ago: Margarita Chili Baked Kokanee with Leeks Grilled Chicken Chile Avocado Melt These grilled chicken skewers have a great mix of flavors, and the prep is really easy.  If you don't have metal skewers, then be sure to soak your bamboo skewers at least 30 minutes prior to using so they … Continue reading Coconut ‘Yogurt’ Chicken Skewers