Month: January 2011

Stuffed Cabbage With Roasted Potatoes and Root Vegetables

Mmm…cabbage, beef, spicy sausage in a rich tomato sauce. Potatoes, yams, and beets roasting in the oven with olive oil, garlic, and rosemary.  A comforting combination for a very chilly day. Sometimes, I simply cannot face another green salad. I long for hearty, “grandma-like”…

Monday Morning Power Breakfast

Ahhh, Monday morning. A bittersweet beginning. Happy to greet the start of what will hopefully be a productive and joyful week, but longing for just one more relaxing Sunday. I have a Monday morning theory. I believe that if you start off with a…

Veggie & Goat Cheese Flat Bread

When I went gluten-free, all I could think about was bread. Well, pretty much any carbohydrate that I wasn’t supposed to consume really. At first it seemed as though I would just have to learn to live with what was being sold in the…

Where Do I Start?

Let’s just face the truth, going gluten-free is a little stressful and a lot overwhelming. Many people not only have to go gluten-free, but dairy-free, corn-free, egg-free, soy-free… When someone receives that kind of news from their doctor, usually the first thing they experience is panic…

Gluten Free, Dairy Free Fudgesicles!

Oh yes, you heard me right, and they are mighty tasty. The funny thing is that I actually bought them by accident! I thought they were the soy vanilla bars that are covered in dairy free chocolate. Not only did I not notice when…

Spicy Grilled Salmon with Garlic & Ginger Green Beans & Quinoa

In an attempt to live “healthier” I’m trying to add more fish into our family meals. I’m not a fish lover. When we go out to eat, typically I will order a nice, bloody, Rib-eye steak with potatoes and a veggie. (Enter a day-dreamy…

Arm Yourself With Knowledge

Statistics show that 1 out of every 100 people in America suffer from Celiac disease.  About.com and several Celiac websites say that researchers believe that there are more than 2 million people in the United States with Celiac disease who live every day feeling…