Ina’s Corn Pudding

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Ina Garten. Not only do I love her philosophy of entertaining, I know that if I’m preparing one of her recipes, it will always be a winner, because it’s been tested several times. I’m never afraid to try one of her recipes for the first time […]

Gluten Free Nutty Grain Salad

A gluten free version of my summer obsession from Trader Joes – Gluten Free Nutty Grain Salad. One taste and it might become your summer obsession too.

Quinoa Salad with Shrimp

Here’s an easy main dish gluten-free salad idea – Quinoa Salad with Shrimp.  It’s actually a knock off of my Orzo Salad – but uses quinoa instead.  The dish also includes  grape tomatoes, olives, red onion, feta cheese and a lemon marjoram vinaigrette. I added Shrimp to turn it into a main dish.  Last time I served this, I […]

Scrumptious Gluten Free Muffins

A scrumptious blend of carrots, dates, coconut, pecans and currants – and Gluten Free!. These muffins were a big hit at coffee hour. I’d make them again, even if I didn’t need a gluten free option.

Chicken, Rice and Spinach Soup

I love slow cooker soups – they’re SO easy.  Just put in all the ingredients in the slow cooker, turn it on and go!!  Today’s recipe is for a thick and tasty Chicken Rice and Spinach Soup.  Perfect for this winter, that apparently isn’t ending anytime soon (especially if you live in Boston!)         […]

Quinoa Salad

Do you know about quinoa? It’s the darling of the food world right now. Actually a seed, it’s considered a great ‘grain’ replacement for those who can’t eat gluten.
Here’s a salad of quinoa, tomatoes, olives, peppers and Vidalia onions, tossed in an olive oil/red wine vinegar vinaigrette – so nice and light.

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