Curried Cod Chowder with Kale

Curried Cod Chowder with Kale
Something that makes me so happy is when Costco has fresh wild caught cod in their seafood cooler.  Each package has approximately 3 pounds in it.  We can eat fish everyday and never get tired of it, so we stock up.  Once home we rewrap the fish in 1 pound vacuum packed bags and in the freezer they go.  Being ... Read More

Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash

Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash
Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash was created because I have a love affair going with sweet buttercup squash and I needed to figure out a way to get it on my plate...and in my mouth more often.  Out of all the winter squashes to choose from this is my favorite.  Kabocha is a type of buttercup with the same qualities. ... Read More

Lentil, Roasted Squash and Walnut Salad

Lentil, Roasted Squash and Walnut Salad
This Lentil, Roasted Squash and Walnut Salad is the salad I dreamt about in the middle of the night when I first realized legumes were a good Whole30 option for vegan/vegetarian people.  Surprisingly, this is the only legume I have eaten on Whole30 since they are most often paired with grain to make a complete protein.  It combines 3 of ... Read More

Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Pie : Gluten, Dairy and Refined Sugar Free

Cooking Class: Holiday Pies

Pumpkin Pie is a favorite around here.  This is an old family recipe make over that I paired with an awesome roll out gluten free crust made with pecans.  It surprised me by rolling out smooth and held together really well in the process. We are excited to be guests this year joining wonderful friends and family for Thanksgiving and … Read More

Creamy Buttercup Squash Soup with Maple- Balsamic Reduction

Creamy Buttercup Squash Soup

On Monday nights after a full work day, a few friends leave their businesses, jobs and homes and come over to hang out.   We all come to a screeching halt from our crazy busy lives for friendship, study and prayer…and sometimes food. When we do eat together we keep it simple; homemade soup, salad and bread, or what ever shows up at the table. I had time on … Read More