Wild Salmon, Roasted Beets & Apples on a Bed of Greens with Homemade Apple-Spiced Vinaigrette


Beets, apples and salmon. It’s a pink and red love affair, and it makes sense during this time of the year. When I created this recipe one night, I had Valentine’s Day in mind. Ryan and I don’t do dinner out on Valentine’s Day. I can’t think of anything worse than fighting for a reservation… 

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Macadamia-Crusted Salmon with Cream Sauce {gluten free, dairy free}

Cream Sauce Ingredients 2

Two things I love most while dining out at fancy restaurants: I always know that when I say “gluten free” they will go above and beyond to ensure that everything is customized to my needs “Nut-crusted” fish with creamy sauces. I realized that I could have both in the comfort of my own home. Once… 

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Just Green Juice {recipe}

Green Juice

The juicer is one of the 3 essential items every gutsy girl’s kitchen needs. It’s not like I sit around and make juices all day. I’m also not an advocate of these juice detoxes that are so popular. However a great juice can really help your digestive system and/or it can help you get by… 

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Baked Super Bowl Chicken Drummies


It’s Super Bowl time, and I have the perfect Super Bowl snack (or dinner) for you. These are ridiculously easy to make, and I’ve prepared 4 different “flavors” for you to choose from. Start out with simple chicken legs. Take the skin off. Brush the legs with olive oil. Mix up the flavor or flavors… 

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Gluten-Free Rice Pudding Stuffed French Toast {gluten free, dairy free, egg free}

Egg Mixture 1

Gluten-free is not enough for many of us anymore. But if there is one art I have really learned to perfect in the kitchen, it is the art of substitution. I’m getting pretty confident in these skills, too. I’d take a challenge from anyone who says, “There is no way you can make that gluten… 

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