Category Archives: Recipes

Spinach Bacon Quiche

This is definitely one of this year’s favorite new recipes! Especially as I can make it GF at home (I grate the cheese myself, fry Kroger Lower Sodium GF Bacon, buy Whole Foods GF pre made pie crust, and even substitute LactAid whole milk to help reduce lactose content. No one even notices the difference!) […]

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The Year’s Top Cookie: Chocolate Mint Treats

The gluten-eaters in our house have nominated this as The Best New Christmas Cookie of 2012!!  You will have to try them and see if you agree!!   Chocolate Mint Christmas Treats 3/4 cup butter (not margarine) 1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar 2 Tbsp. water 12 oz. semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 large eggs 2 […]

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Taco Seasoning

If you are trying to avoid gluten or you just don’t want the extra additives, here is a taco seasoning spice mix which one of my healthy friends gave me.  I had always wondered what was in those little packets! 1 Tbsp chili powder 1/4 tsp garlic powder 1/4 tsp onion powder 1/4 tsp crushed […]

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Gluten-Free Sweet and Sour Chicken

As we are adapting to a new  lifestyle, I am searching for a whole new repertoire of recipes that are gluten-free and lactose-free (yikes!).  In the past several days, I have come up with a few winners!  I thought I would share this one for those who might share the same dietary restrictions.  If you […]

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Lasagna Fest

The name of this recipe is “World’s Best Lasagna”.  I don’t know about that as I believe world’s best lasagna is made by Mrs. Filice, Lora Winslow’s dear mother, and must be the most authentic as she moved from Italy as a young woman.  However, that recipe takes all day and as I frequently don’t […]

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