Gluten-Free Meals

Recipe: Mexican Street Corn

Recipe: Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn. If you are new to this side dish so was I until a few years ago. Growing up in rural Alberta where incredible crops of corn is grown, we ate the corn on the cob very simply. It was boiled and then we would lather it in butter and a generous...

Recipe: Simple Caprese Salad

Recipe: Simple Caprese Salad

Summer salads. Nothing is fresher to me then tossing produce that I have just found at the farmers market into a salad. Through in a bunch of fresh herbs and it tastes like summer to me. You really do not need a lot of ingredients to make a summer salad like this one....

Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Are you a fan of brussels sprouts? Have you tried roasting them yet? If you haven't tried a roasted brussels sprouts dish yet I highly recommend you try this recipe. I've added chopped apples, chopped bacon and a generous pour of balsamic to these sprouts. Sounds...

Recipe: Butternut Squash Red Curry Soup

Recipe: Butternut Squash Red Curry Soup

Every Friday morning I go to the Calgary Farmers Market and see what is available. I am a big fan of eating seasonally and find what produce I pick up at the market dictates what we will eat for the week. Today I saw an abundance of squashes at the market and decided to make […]

Recipe: Gluten Free Moroccan Vegetable Soup

Soup. Is it something you make on a regular basis in your house? Are you a canned soup person or is it always homemade. Being gluten free, I pretty much stick to homemade soup, however there are more and more gluten free canned soups out there in the marketplace. Soup to me is a quick […]

Recipe: Gluten-Free Roasted Acorn Squash

Acorn squash is a winter squash with a sweet, yellow-orange flesh. It is a perfect squash to roast and serve as a side dish for thanksgiving. You can slice it in half and serve halves to your guests or once sliced in half, slice into 4 pieces and serve once roasted....

Recipe: Gluten-Free Vegan Pumpkin Coconut Soup

Today's recipe comes from one of my neighbors, Mallory. Her family has lived across the street from me for more than 15 years! She is passionate about cooking, food, traveling, and blogging. She is a great bread baker and likes to do a majority of the cooking for her...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Chocolate Banana Zucchini Muffins

If you're looking for the Gluten-Free Chocolate Swirl Cake recipe, click here. Do you like muffins? I do! Recently, I found Robin Hood gluten free flour blend at London Drugs and was excited to give it a try. The price of the bag was quite good ($6.99) and I was...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Chicken Salad Tomato Bowls

It is April. April means spring? Sunshine? Warming temperatures? Well, in Calgary, April can be almost anything. The temperatures rose enough last week that most of the snow had melted and I was out again enjoying my walks. Then this past weekend the temperature...

Recipe: Kale Salad

  Recently I was at Una Pizza here in Calgary and had their Kale Caesar Salad. It was light, crunchy and very tasty. I knew this was a salad I would have to try and recreate. Kale is really lovely in salads because it doesn't wilt like a romaine or butter...

Recipe: Cucumber Herb Salad

Today I'm sharing a very healthy salad with you. Truthfully, salads in general are very healthy but the add salad dressings can cause excess calories and fat. Todays salad is full of vitamins and minerals but is also low in calories and carbs AND you won't miss out on...

Recipe: Blueberry Salmon Salad

This summer has been very eventful and busy. My husband and I haven't gone on any adventurous holidays outside the city, but we sure have discovered lots here in the city. We have been living, as so many of you know by now, through a large home renovation. I have been...

Recipe: Roasted Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad

  It's day 33 of our Summer house renovation, as well as the moving out of our youngest. I've discovered quite a few things in the last couple of weeks. When our son moved out I fell apart, quite literally! I knew he had planned on moving out in September but...

Recipe: Gluten Free Layered Salad

Day 21 of our big summer house renovation. New plumbing throughout, new furnace, which meant ceilings torn down to accommodate larger heating pipes and we just finished the electrical systems. I have had a lot of early mornings with various trades coming in and out of...

Recipe: Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

  Before I jump in to this recipe I want to  thank you all for your continual support and positive comments. It can be a tough line to balance when trying to please all of my readers with various recipes, as we all have different diets and palettes for different...

Recipe: BQQ'd Spaghetti Squash

  We are 12 days in to our house renovation. It's hard to believe it has only been 12 days, it has felt much longer. Probably because it has been months of planning and designing with additional work before the renovation of packing up all the rooms involved. We...

Recipe: Portobello Mushroom Pizzas

  Have you tried portobello mushrooms? They are those really large mushrooms you see in the grocery store and wonder, "What can I make with these?" Well, I discovered a fantastic use for those large hearty mushrooms. Hollow them out and you can basically stuff...

Recipe: Mushroom Veggie Quinoa

Calgary is starting to warm up! During the weekends there is a flurry of yard work being done and in the evenings the aroma of BBQ's can be deliciously over-whelming. I love this time of year because I can set up my patio; placing soft cushions on the chairs, laying...

Recipe: Gluten Free Black Bean & Chickpea Lime Salad

  Looking for a salad that your vegetarian or vegan guest(s) will enjoy? What about a salad that satisfies your gluten free  family members? If you're searching for a delicious side dish/appetizer that is super easy to make, and 'keeps' nicely in the...

Recipe: Hasselback Potatoes

With the holidays just around the corner, we could use more inventive ways to use potatoes. Potatoes are a naturally gluten free food and are also inexpensive. Hasselback Potatoes are a great addition to any meal and look great on the plate. Plus, they taste good! If...

Recipe: Refrigerator Dill Pickles

I love Fall! Not so much that it is the gateway to winter, but in the abundance of fresh produce available here in Calgary. I am in my glory when I step into the Farmers Market and see pyramids of vegetables everywhere. I know I have been talking a lot about farmers...