Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream- Vegan and Gluten Free

Happy Friday!!! I hope you are looking to enjoy this Long Holiday Weekend as much as I am planning to! It’s our anniversary on Monday and we have lots of fun dinners and activities planned with friends and family, along with some yard and house projects ....more

Watermelon Vodka Limeade

We are having absolutely gorgeous weather here in Seattle. Like it is light until 9pm and I was out dead heading the roses and pansies until 8. I just can’t get enough of being out in the garden! ...more

Avocado Toast with Smoked Salmon and Radishes- gluten free

I am not sure that it is really accurate to call this a recipe. But I feel that it is my duty and responsibility to share this, whatever it is. A recipe, or a suggestion, or whatever, it is freaking delicious ....more

Summer Garden Linguine with Corn, Tomatoes and Fresh Herbs (gluten free and vegan)

I hope that you have had a lovely weekend. I am getting over being sickly and laying low, and was thrown right into a crazy weekend. I suppose that is what motherhood and family life is about, right? ...more

Frozen Mango Basil Margaritas

There are things happening in this house that cannot be talked about on a food blog because it would be wrong. The results of some type of food borne virus or bacterial something or rather have roosted here. And you know how and why that happened? ...more

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes, gluten free and vegan

Pancakes are comfort food to the max for me. Those amazing stacks of buttermilky goodness preferably drowning in a lake of hot maple syrup is my soul language. I always thought of them as “special occasion” breakfast food growing up, and now I try to make them a little more often for my kids ....more

Southwestern Chipotle Shrimp Salad

I guess I got so caught up in “mothers day” that I forgot to even post a blog. Woops! I had a super mellow day that involved crispy hashbrown breakfast, napping, reading, going to the dog park, walking and then watching my kids perform in a Broadway Bound performance of The Little Mermaid and then capping it off with gluten free vegan pizza aaaandddd watching Game of Thrones ....more

Asian Chickpea Dip

TGIF in a major, major way. Anyone else? I am in a bad place mentally where I just want to be on vacation ....more

The Ultimate Mothers Day Dinner (gluten, dairy, egg and soy free!)

With just a few days to go until Mothers Day, I thought I would share with you what I want made for me (ahem, cough, cough, Pete….) and basically what I bet your mother would love for you to make her. ESPECIALLY if you have a mother who like to eat healthy/anti-inflamatory (which is a tremendous amount of women out there). Everyone wants to celebrate a special day with great food, but I hate to fall off the healthy wagon (or see other people do so) just because there aren’t enough good options! ...more

Strawberry Rhubarb Almond Galette- Gluten free and Vegan

Mothers Day is just around the corner folks! Hopefully you have all kind of love and pampering lined up for your mothers?? Mine happens to be out of town ....more