• English Toffee
  • Eggnog Pumpkin Pie
  • Coconut Pie Crust
  • Chai Bliss Chicken Salad Sandwich
  • Mile High Potato Salad

English Toffee

I love English toffee, but never really thought about making any until now. Thinking of holiday gifts for friends and family, I had already decided on homemade hot coco mix and gluten free gingerbread cookies. The bags I picked up for the gifts, however, are a little large, so I knew I needed more goodies… 

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Easy 30 Minute Italian Pasta Dinner

Easy 30 Minute Italian Pasta Dinner

Lets face it, after running the kids to school, grocery shopping, laundry and finishing off that to do list that’s so big you have to write it on a roll of toilet paper, you need a quick meal to cook. This easy 30 minute Italian pasta dinner will help you feed the family, save your… 

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Chocolate Orange Cupcake

Decadent Gluten Free Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

What do you give to the chocolate lover on their birthday? Decadent gluten free chocolate orange cupcakes, of course. My husband, Ken, a confirmed chocoholic decided to have a birthday this year. Yep, another one! Lol- So what’s a girl to do when we are meeting with friends and we have a little guy who… 

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Mango Tango Chicken with Tropical Tahini Dressing

Mango Tango Chicken Salad with Tropical Tahini Dressing

I’ve never been much of a green salad person. I mean really! How boring is a plain old green salad with the same cucumber and tomato. Yes you can dress it up with a different dressing. I’ll give you that. But all the best salads I’ve eaten have had one thing in common – uncommon… 

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Chinese Dinner Party Decor

Chinese Dinner Party

Two of my favorite things are Chinese food, and throwing parties with our friends. So this year we combined them and rang in the Chinese New Year with a Chinese dinner party. This can be done anytime of the year. Make sure that when you invite your friends, you give them plenty of time to… 

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Prancing Pony Cocktail

Prancing Pony Cocktail

This year, just for fun, we decided to celebrate the Chinese New Year with a party. We had a lot of friends over to our place, and everyone brought their favorite Chinese food. I made a gluten free orange chicken, and decided to polish up my old bar tending skills by making a new cocktail… 

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Lemon Garlic Artichoke

Lemon Garlic Artichokes

Living in the Rockies is so hard some days. I mean, really! One day it’s sixty degrees, and the next it’s thirty degrees. It just teases you with the thoughts of Springtime…or is that Summer in the Rockies? So when I came across a big batch of artichokes on sale at the market the other… 

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No Sugar Spiced Cranberry Sauce

No Sugar Spiced Cranberry Sauce

This no sugar spiced cranberry sauce is going to make you very happy. Why? Besides the fact it is so easy to make, I changed around my original recipe here to get rid of the sugar. I can’t get enough cranberry sauce. Especially at times like Easter (it pairs so well with Ham). we’re trying… 

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Italian Quinoa With Sun Dried Tomatoes and Pinenut

Italian Quinoa With Sun Dried Tomatoes and Pinenuts

I have a confession to make…I love Italian food! From a rich Italian pasta dish, all the way to a tasty tiramisu. Italian meals just hold a special place in my heart. Maybe it has something to do with the fact that when my husband and I first got together we would try a new… 

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