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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Lemon-Lime Cilantro Spaghetti Squash {gluten free, dairy free}


I have been teaching my group of gutsy ladies the art of flavor with herbs and spices. They have been eating gluten free, dairy free, grain free, sugar free, corn free (and more). But don’t worry, they have loved everything on their daily plates. And isn’t this what eating is all about -> fresh, unprocessed… 

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Sauteed Swiss Chard Winter Delight {gluten free, dairy free}

Chopped Chard

How excited am I to finally be able to write those glorious words, “dairy free?” If you’re confused, read my post from Tuesday (John Robbins & My Own John Robbins Personal Decision: Part II.) I never cooked with Swiss Chard prior to the night I made this dish. The long, luscious red stalks jumped out at me… 

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