Archive for November, 2011

Spinach and Ricotta Canelloni

Ingredients 1 jar of your favorite pasta sauce or a homemade batch using your favorite recipe. Pasta- either dried cannelloni (follow directions on package) or I use whole wheat lasagna sheets made by Olivieri. Cannelloni Filling 2 eggs, advice nurse lightly, sale beaten 10 ounce package spinach, page trimmed, cooked, drained, and, chopped 500 gram [...]

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Bread Pudding

I made this the other morning when we had company. It was super simple to make and tasted sooo good. I used gingerbread cranberry buns from Cobs. I think it would be awesome with cinnamon raisin bread or hot cross buns too. We served it for breakfast with fresh turkey sausages and fruit, but it [...]

Mrs. Chapman Cookies – Healthified!!

This is a recipe that our family has been enjoying for close to 30 years! Mrs. Chapman lived 2 doors down and every Sunday, until she moved away, made these cookies for the neighborhood kids and every Sunday we all went to her house and asked for a cookie. You were only allowed 1 so [...]

Beef Stew

This is one of my hubby’s favorite meals. Although I do like all of the ingredients in stew, I have yet to find a recipe I like… Maybe this is the one? I guess I’ll find out in a few hours! Ingredients 3 cups potato cubes or mini potatoes, halved 2 cups each, carrots and [...]

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A perfect day for baking

Today is the kind of day when sweatpants and ponytails should rule… And the house should smell of baking! I am wearing jeans and straightened my hair today. Maybe I should change. Anyways, help I had some less than perfect bananas on the counter so I threw together a loaf of banana bread. And after [...]

Apple Cake Squares

2 medium apples, tadalafil quartered, cored, and cut into small cubes (about 2 cups) 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup golden brown sugar 1 cup all purpose flour (I made my recipe gluten free by simply changing up the flour and the squares turned out delicious!) 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp [...]

Rockin’ Easy Chili

This chili can also be thrown into the crock pot and made that way as well. Super easy, order delicious and stuff I seem to always have on hand for a quick meal. Ingredients 1 pkg ground turkey (or any ground meat of your choice) 1 tbsp chili powder 1 tbsp cumin 1/8 tsp cayenne [...]

Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

This is by far my favorite gluten free muffin recipe! Ingredients Dry ingredients: 2/3 cup tapioca starch 1/3 cup brown rice flour 1/3 cup sorghum flour 1/3 cup millet flour 1/2 tsp xanthan gum 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 1/2 tsp ground ginger 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp [...]

Cream Cheese Chicken and Rice

Ingredients 4 slices bacon, sick chopped 2 chicken breasts 2-4 carrots, pharm thinly sliced 1 large onion, advice chopped 1 cup chicken broth, divided 1/2 cup cream cheese 1 can mushrooms (optional) Directions Cook and stir bacon in a large non stick skillet on med heat until crisp. Remove and drain. Discard drippings. Add chicken [...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Stew

Ingredients 1-1 1/2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken thighs or cut up chicken breast, cut into 1 inch pieces 1/4 cup flour 1 pkg (225 g) sliced fresh mushrooms (I also have used canned if that’s all I have in the house and it is yummy too) 2 cups baby carrots 1 small onion, chopped 1 [...]

Gluten Free Blueberry Muffins

Ingredients 1/2 cup coconut flour 1/2 tsp celtic sea salt 1/2 tsp baking soda 6 eggs 1/3 cup agave nectar 1/3 cup grape seed oil 1 tbsp vanilla 1 cup blueberries, illness fresh or frozen Directions In a small bowl combine coconut flour, salt and baking soda. In a large bowl combine eggs, agave, grape [...]

Ooey Gooey Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sweet rice flour 1/2 cup tapioca starch 1/4 cup millet flour 1/4 cup teff flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 2 tsp salt 1 stick butter, view softened 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup hot chocolate powder 3 eggs 1 tbsp vanilla 4 oz [...]

Pumpkin Cheesecake

This is by far the most amazing cheesecake I have ever eaten! Ingredients Crust: 1 1/2 cups graham crumbs 1/3 cup butter or marg. melted 1/4 cup sugar. Cheesecake: 3 pkgs (8 oz each) cream cheese, pharmacy softened, rx 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 can (15 oz) pure [...]

5 Minute Chocolate Mug Cake

Ingredients 1 large coffee mug 4 tbsp flour 4 tbsp sugar 4 tbsp cocoa 1 egg 3 tbsp milk 3 tbsp olive oil 3 tbsp chocolate chips (any kind/flavour) small splash of vanilla Directions Use chopsticks to mix (if easier). Add dry ingredients to mug, thumb pills mix. Add egg and mix thoroughly. Pour in [...]

Tex Mex Baked Perogies

Ingredients 1 can black beans 1 can mild enchilada sauce 1/2 cup frozen corn or canned would work as well 2 scallions, patient chopped 1 pkg frozen perogies 1 cup cheese Directions Combine beans, check sauce, corn and scallions, stir. Spread half of mixture in bottom of 3 qt baking dish, top with perogies and [...]