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Spice Rubbed Chicken Tacos with Creamy Serrano Sauce

Summer is here! That means grilling. I was looking for a good spice rub recipe for chicken and was unhappy with what I found. I wanted something with complex flavors that would be delicious on tacos or in salads and … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies with Currants

  The currants in these gluten free chocolate chip cookies adds a complex, unexpected flavor. The addition of an egg yolk brings a wonderful soft chewiness to the cookies as well. They keep very well for days in an airtight … Continue reading

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Handmade Cinnamon Currant Bread

Yeast bread and I have an interesting relationship. I’ve made cinnamon rolls and had them turn out amazingly, but some of my attempts at bread have resulted in dense, almost inedible loaves. I learned from my grandma who learned from … Continue reading

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Rustic Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

My uncle made this rustic, gluten free pumpkin bread the other day and I was extremely impressed with the results. It is well spiced, has amazing texture from the walnut topping, and you can’t even tell it is gluten free. … Continue reading

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Warm Spiced Latte

The spice combination is what really makes the infamous Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks, but at the ridiculous cost and questionable ingredient list, why not do it at home? Pumpkin pie spice and vanilla extract are two key ingredients that … Continue reading

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Kale and red onions with white beans

Kale is versatile and hearty and one of my favorite dark greens to cook with. Whether I’m putting it in smoothies, soups, or just sauteeing it with lemon and garlic, the result is always great. This kale and red onion … Continue reading

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David’s Anti-Inflammation Berry Breakfast Smoothie

Another anti-inflammation smoothie from David! This one has a wonderfully summery flavor from the lemon and berries. It’s kind of like eating cobbler filling. Since this one has a half a lemon—skins and all—he recommends using a Blendtec or Vitamix … Continue reading

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David’s Anti-Inflammation Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

My uncle David is on an anti-inflammation diet right now which really limits what he can eat. But instead of letting that get him down, he invents creative recipes to satisfy his cravings. That includes the ever popular pumpkin spice … Continue reading

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Grape Jam with Grandma

Gramwama and Grandpa grow their own grapes on the farm. They’re absolutely beautiful and make the best juice, jam, and jelly. This year I helped grandma make a batch of spiced grape jam we’d never tried before. The result was absolutely … Continue reading

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No Bake Snickers Pie

This Snickers themed pie is ultra rich and super delicious, containing all the best elements you could ask for: Oreos, peanut butter, ganache, and chopped up Snickers. After browsing the internet for many Snickers pie recipes, I wasn’t impressed and … Continue reading

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