Dairy Free Green Bean Casserole

When you can eat anything you want, there are things that you might take for granted and even turn your nose up at the thought of eating. I remember growing up having that green bean casserole dish at holiday meals. It often was the butt of jokes when family members laughed at someone sarcastically suggesting […]

Grilled Falafel Patties

Falafel is one of my favorite things. If you haven’t heard of it, it’s a middle eastern dish that is pretty much a fritter made out of chick peas, herbs, rolled into a ball and fried. They serve them in pita bread sandwiches with cucumbers, tomatoes, tatziki or tahini sauce. Kinda like a chick pea slider. […]

Italian Tomato Soup with Orzo and Spinach

The Kid doesn’t often ask for special things for dinner so when she sends me a recipe idea to try, I typically jump right on it… LOL, since it involves The Kid and food, time estimation = 5 seconds. Give or take, of course. 😉 In all seriousness, I do get quite excited when she […]

Five Minute Instant Pot Mushroom Risotto

Have you ever had risotto in an Italian restaurant? It’s a soft and creamy rice dish with tons of flavor. Strangely enough, there’s no cream in it usually. It’s made with a short grain rice that has a lot of starch in it. The constant stirring while cooking breaks down and mixes with the liquid while it […]

Homemade Dairy Free Yeast Rolls

Thanksgiving is a great excuse for breaking out the homemade rolls. There is plenty of time to let them rise. Of course you have an excuse to eat them. It’s Thanksgiving after all. They go very well with turkey, stuffing, cranberries… No more reasons needed. They’re clearly a must this week. I love the smell […]