Tag: gluten-free

Gluten-Free Pizza Casserole

This weekend three of my “Tween” aged nephews came to visit.  I wanted to make them meals they would like, but also,make meals that follow their family’s gluten-free diet.  ( I know I have mentioned on this blog before that I have gluten-free family members….Why are they Gluten-free?  Well, that’s not […]

 

Easy Polenta Appetizer- And 10 ways to enjoy Polenta

Polenta is creamy and comforting, and naturally gluten free.  Eating polenta is a family tradition on my Northern Italian side.  It’s amazing. Especially when pared with a yummy Italian mariana or a mushroom sauce.  If you are planning a party, and you know that there will be gluten-free folks attending, […]

 

Pull-Apart Sweet Potato Fries

Have I ever told you guys about how I love eating sweet potatoes? Well, I do, especially in fry form.  My family and I eat sweet potato fries — a LOT.  But today was the first time I ever got to pull them apart while eating them. And let me […]

 

Non-Bread Sandwich ideas

There are so many delicious ways to enjoy a sandwich for lunch without all the bread!  I know so many people who avoid bread for a variety of reasons.  I have tons of friends who might be Whole 30, low carb, or are avoiding bread because they’re gluten-free.  There are […]

 

Canned Pumpkin Soup

Over the years, I have made many blended vegetable soups.  I have learned that if you pair pretty much any vegetable with an onion, and chicken broth, cook and blend together, and you will have great soup.  I swear! If you keep canned pumpkin in your pantry, you can make […]

 

Butternut Squash Farmhouse Hash

  I feel victorious after serving this vegetable filled dinner to my family tonight.  My toddler ate every vegetable on his plate!  He also clapped for himself gleefully as he ate every single vegetable.  It was adorable!  SO much more adorable than when he throws it on the floor. Fall […]

 

Low-Carb Pizza Ideas

This post contains affiliate links I don’t think I have ever met anyone who doesn’t enjoy a slice a pizza. After trying whole 30, I realized that it is so easy to enjoy delicious pizza flavors without all of that bread. I realized that it is genuinely the pizza toppings […]

 

15 ways to make veggie fries

This post may contain affiliate links  There is nothing quite like hot crispy french fries dipped in ketchup. I realize that most french fries from restaurants are not super healthy. When I was eating Whole 30 last summer, I made homemade baked potato dries in my oven. They’re always excellent […]

 

Kiwi Chips

Ever since I purchased this excellent Dehydrator, I have been dehydrating every fruit and vegetable in my kitchen.   Last night after my small fry went to bed, I was cleaning the kitchen, and I spotted these Kiwis.  I cut them up and threw them into the dehydrator and let […]

 

Low Carb Hawaiian Pizza Bites

I have several friends and family members who eat low-carb or gluten-free diets.  The one food item that is most sought out by these folks is pizza.  Everyone is always looking for low-carb pizza options.   These days there are several options.  If you love Hawaiian pizza, I propose these NO […]

 

Baked Plantain Fries

As most of my readers know, I am always on the lookout for something new to try.  Even though I live in a town in Iowa where I can count the number of dinner restaurants we have, on the one hand, that does not mean I cannot eat as I […]