Strawberry Scones, and yes, Gluten Free!

June 4, 2009

Gluten Free Day hosted this month’s “Go Ahead Honey, It’s Gluten Free”, and this theme was fruit desserts.  And while I didn’t develop anything for the event, I did however look at all of the awesome recipes that were submitted (my lemon almond cake was a variation of Elana’s orange cake also featured here), and came […]


Awesome Simple Breakfast

June 1, 2009

One of the things that I love to eat in the morning is yogurt with granola and fresh fruit.  Unfortunately so does my husband, which can be hard when granola typically contains oats  - which if you want to buy gluten free, are like $15 for 2 cups of oats.  It’s not even worth trying […]

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French Toast with Strawberry Compote

May 24, 2009

I LOVE strawberries.  Did I ever mention that? haha.  Well, I needed to use these strawberries that I bought yesterday fast, and decided making a nice compote would be great for things like french toast, cheese cake topping, just taking a spoon and eating straight out of the pan, etc. One of my college friends […]


Gluten Free Banana Pancakes with Strawberry Compote

May 6, 2009

Pancakes are one of our favorite things to make, and I learned how to make them from a pro, my dad.  They come out nice and crispy and seriously no one makes them better than him. For these pancakes, we used Bob’s Red-Mill Gluten Free Pancake Mix, because it was cheap $4.50 for about 4 […]


New Starbucks Gluten Free Valencia Orange Cake!

May 5, 2009

Today was the first day that Starbucks officially unveiled their first gluten free pastry – Valencia Orange Cake.  So of COURSE my husband and I had to rush down this morning and enjoy a gluten free breakfast at Starbucks and try it out.  The verdict? It’s awesome!! When you order it, the cake comes in […]


How to Make the Perfect Omelette

May 1, 2009

Mmm I love doing breakfast for dinner.  Tonight was totally an omelette night! I think some people are afraid of omelettes because they seem challenging.  They really are not.  The key is just using the right pan.  For me, I cook almost all my egg meals in my cast iron pan.  At $20 and lasting […]