Energy Bars (very easy)

    If you’re looking for a healthy, great tasting snack, this is it. Making this takes minimal time and effort, which is perfect for those of us who seem to be on the go to an insane degree, or … Continue reading

Fiesta Taco Salad

This gluten free taco salad is so simple and only takes about 15-20 minutes to prepare! 1 LB ground beef 1 16 oz can of pinto beans (not drained) 10 oz salsa (I used medium to give it a little … Continue reading

Buttercream Frosting

1/2 cup softened butter or shortening 2 cups (or there abouts) powdered sugar 1 TB vanilla 1 egg white (pasteurized) Mix all of these ingredients together with a high speed mixer and mix on medium to medium-high speed until your … Continue reading

Oatmeal Cookies

These cookies are so easy to make, and are full of flavor, and soft and chewy. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream together: 1/2 cup of unpacked brown sugar 1/2 cup of sugar 1/2 cup softened butter 1/2 tsp vanilla … Continue reading

“Nestle Crunch” Bar Recipe

I must say this is one of my favorite guilty pleasures. Had I known how easy this is to make, I would’ve been enjoying it much sooner. And no joke, it tastes better than the original. 1 10 oz bag … Continue reading

Chewy Granola Bars (gluten free) Very Easy

2 Cups gluten free quick oats 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp cinnamon 1 TB tapioca starch 3 Cups mixed dried fruit and nuts* 1 Cup chocolate chips (I prefer the enjoy life brand since they are dairy free) 1 tsp … Continue reading

Chewy Oatmeal Cookies (flourless)

Chewy, peanut butter, chocolate chip cookies (Gluten-free) I’m always looking for great baking recipes that don’t involve having to put together a “flour blend”. Not my cup of tea. So when I came across this recipe, I was super delighted! … Continue reading

Sweet and Sour Chicken Stir Fry

First, get your rice started since that takes the longest to cook. 2 cups of boiling water to 1 cup of brown rice. At our elevation (4500) it takes about 1/2 an hour. CHICKEN STIR FRY 2 boneless skinless chicken … Continue reading

Gluten Free/Dairy Free Vodka Sauce (Spaghetti Sauce)

2 9oz cans tomato sauce (I prefer organic) 2 Cups coconut milk 1 TB olive oil Basil 1 chopped tomato (blend a small package of basil with the olive oil and tomato in a blender) 2 tsp oregano 1 tsp … Continue reading