Archive for December, 2012

Gluten Free! Almond Shortbread Cookies, Holiday goodies with out the discomfort!

Gluten Free! Almond Shortbread Cookies, Holiday goodies with out the discomfort!

December 21, 2012 at 10:12 am

Almond Shortbread Cookies, Gluten Free! from Rebecca Wood Makes 2 dozen Holiday goodies with out the discomfort! 1 1/3 cup of rice flour or gluten free flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 teaspoon grated nutmeg 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter 1/2 cup raw cane sugar […]


SOOOOUPPPPP: Minestrone Version

December 3, 2012 at 10:39 am

Minestrone for a crowd adapted from Makes 8 to 10 servings This big batch of soup is made in two parts: the dried beans are cooked in one pot and the vegetables in noter, and when everything is tender, they are combined into a heavenly soup. 1 cup ( […]


Granola as a gift? Tasty Olive Oil Granola Recipe

December 3, 2012 at 10:37 am

Tasty olive oil granola improvised from Makes about 7 cups 3 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 1 cup raw pumpkin seeds, hulled 1 cup raw sunflower seeds, hulled 1 cup raw coconut chips or shredded 11/4 cup raw pecans or walnuts, coarsely chopped 3/4 cup pure maple syrup or honey […]


Dino Chips

December 3, 2012 at 10:36 am

Dino Chips from quick and easy kale chips Using Organic Lacinato Kale aka Dinosaur Kale Remove Kale from tough center stalks Tear into pieces as large as playing cards. Place on a cookie sheet and drizzle with olive oil. Sprinkle generously with coarse salt and bake at 350 degrees […]


Something Sweet and something Salty

December 3, 2012 at 10:34 am

Apple Dumplings and Curry Potato Patties Enjoy as a snack, dessert, dinner.  Great as an appetizer or party pleaser! Basic Hand Pie/patty Dough from 31/2 cup all-purpose flour 2 tsp sea salt 2 sticks cold unsalted butter, cut into cubes 1/2 cup ice water a pinch of sugar 1. […]