Tag: gluten free

20 Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Side Dishes

These days, almost everyone has a friend or a family member who eats a gluten-free diet.   I do.  Although my immediate family isn’t gluten-free, I try to have a gluten-free option when I host a get-together at my house.  Eating a gluten-free meal is easier than you think!   Here is […]

 

Omelet- Hash Brown Waffles

Thank-you to the Iowa Egg Council  for sponsoring this post.  This past summer, my almost 9-year-old has taken an interest in cooking!  It is so fun, and almost a little relaxing to sit at the kitchen table and instruct and monitor him while he cooks us food!  He loves making […]

 

Instant Pot Everything but the Elote Chicken and Rice

This post may contain affiliate links.  My newest food obsession is Trader Joe’s Everything but the Elote seasoning!  I have been putting it on all my food!  This Everything but the Elote seasoning has been gracing my hard-boiled eggs, seasoning my chicken sandwiches, and topping my salads.  This Instant Pot […]

 

Chimichurri Cucumber Salad

I love classic cucumber salad!  This year, I have decided to switch cucumber salad up a bit by adding zingy chimichurri sauce!  Chimichurri sauce is an Argentinean condiment.  I have started adding it to many of my favorite midwest dishes. This salad screams summer.  Crispy garden fresh cucumbers and chimichurri […]

 

Pickle Juice Ranch Cucumber Salad

This post may contain affiliate links.  Last summer, at a party,  a friend of mine introduced me to creamy cucumber salad.  I spent the rest of the said party snacking on the mentioned cucumber salad.  It was delicious!  This summer, we’re not exactly having parties, but I decided to kick […]

 

Mango Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links  I have been making broccoli salad a lot this spring/summer.  I can always get my kids to eat broccoli salad.  I am totally fine with mixing broccoli with a sugar-mayonnaise sauce if it get’s my kids to enthusiastically eat their vegetables. I have a […]

 

The Best Crispy Greek Potatoes

This post may contain affiliate links  Right now, I am taking a back to basics approach to cooking.  I plan on sharing with you some of my favorite simple recipes.  Some of the recipes that I make during my day-to-day life are mundane, but I can rely on them to […]

 

Spicy chocolate pepita granola bars

  I am going to share with you a mom’s secret that I realized this summer.  A secret that I probably should have understood a while ago.   This summer, I started feeding my kids’ granola bars when we’re about to head out for outdoor adventures.  It solves so much.  You […]

 

Instant Pot Hard Apple Cider Braised Bratwurst

This post contains affiliate links.  I wanted to try this old recipe in my Instant Pot, and what I came up with was something entirely different and so good that I had to share it with you!  Boiling bratwurst in hard cider is an excellent alternative for folks who are […]