Julia's Album

I love cooking and photography.  My blog, JuliasAlbum.com, documents what I cook, bake, and photograph, and everything else I find entertaining.  My food blog allows me to be a part of the community of people with similar interests (food, recipes, photography, and pretty things) and connect with other people who are passionate about same things I am passionate about!

 

How to make gluten free crepes

I am so excited to share this recipe for gluten free crepes that taste just like regular ones – you can trust me on that statement as I’ve made LOTS of regular (non gluten free crepes) in my lifetime. By the way, these are also dairy free and xantham gum free. Why am I making gluten free crepes all of a sudden, while all other desserts on my site are pretty much full of gluten? ...more

Easy mushroom risotto (Gluten Free)

Delicious, creamy, and very easy-to-make mushroom risotto....more

Mushroom and Garlic Saute (Paleo, Gluten Free)

I love mushrooms, and mushrooms often are at their best when prepared in the most basic way like this simple mushroom and garlic saute. This recipe is also great for paleo and gluten free life style, with just a few simple and natural ingredients producing very flavorful and filling meal! The recipe uses 12 oz of button mushrooms and produces modest 4 servings that will go great with any grilled meat, especially steak! ...more

Greek Tortellini Salad: Tomatoes, Avocados, Cucumbers

Greek tortellini salad with tomatoes, avocados, cucumbers, feta cheese – in homemade Greek salad dressing. It’s a delicious and healthy salad that uses fresh ingredients, lots of vegetables, and the dressing is made completely from scratch! While this salad is great served right after it’s made, it also gets better if you let it marinate overnight (or at least for 2 hours) in the refrigerator ....more

Blueberry vanilla bread with lemon glaze

Blueberry vanilla bread with lemon glaze. This delicious bread is stuffed with blueberries, and deliciously flavored with vanilla and lemon zest. The glaze is made from freshly squeezed lemon juice and powdered sugar ....more

Butterfinger Peanut Butter Creme Oreo truffles

Butterfinger Peanut Butter Creme Oreo truffles made from crushed Oreos (with peanut butter creme filling) and crushed Butterfinger candy mixed in with softened cream cheese, coated in white almond bark....more

Strawberry, quinoa, spinach & cashew salad

Strawberry, quinoa, spinach and cashew salad with a homemade honey-mustard balsamic vinegar dressing. It’s a delicious Summer salad, made with healthy, clean, whole food ingredients! This salad is vegetarian, gluten free, grain free, and dairy free! ...more

Peanut butter Nutella crepes topped with strawberries in syrup

Delicious crepes stuffed with peanut butter, Nutella and topped with strawberries in syrup. If you love chocolate and peanut butter – you’ll love these!...more

Strawberry banana bread muffins

Strawberry banana bread muffins – I made these recently because I had too many strawberries and needed a delicious and easy recipe to use them up. I reincarnated my favorite, time-tested banana bread recipe to make it into muffins, and it worked perfectly! They came out delicious ....more

Crunchy Asian salad with peanut dressing

This crunchy Asian salad with peanut dressing is amazingly tasty, colorful and refreshing, with a lot of crunch and flavor! Lots of vegetables: spinach, cucumbers, red bell pepper, carrots, sugar snap peas – all tossed in a delicious, homemade peanut dressing, and topped with toasted peanuts and sesame seeds. The salad dressing is both sweet and sour, and very creamy! ...more