Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Drops (Gluten-Free)

Handmade chocolate dipped peppermint candies for Christmas
This entry is part of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

I grew up in a small town in the suburbs of San Francisco. It was the kind of town they write movies about, sort of a California version of Bedford Falls. We played outside all day long and only came home when [...]

Mix and Match Holiday Menus ~ Something for Everyone! (Gluten-Free and More)

Luscious Italian Cream of Tomato Soup, the perfect way to warm up on chilly days
This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

 

The holiday season is full of opportunities to entertain a wide variety of people, some with dietary restrictions. As a hostess I am always looking for interesting dishes to make for my friends who can’t eat dairy or are vegetarian. And of course [...]

Pear & Apple Salad with Chocolate Vinaigrette Recipe (Gluten-Free)

Pear & Apple Salad with Chocolate Vinaigrette - fun and unusual way to get chocolate into every meal!
This entry is part 231 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 231 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

It has been a while since I have done a savory Chocolate Monday and since I have a dessert coming tomorrow with the #ProgressiveEats team, I thought it would be fun to switch things up a little. I am always on [...]

Maple Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Candied Pecans (Gluten-Free)

For the perfect Thanksgiving side dish, try these seductive Maple Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Candied Pecans
This entry is part of 38 in the series Food Network

This entry is part of 38 in the series Food Network

 

 

Thanksgiving must be coming up based on all the sweet potato, sage, and stuffing recipes being made in my kitchen lately!

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Pan-Seared Duck Breasts with Orange, Fennel and Cilantro Salsa (Gluten-Free)

Serve this beautiful orange duck with the refreshing and bright citrus salsa for any special occasion
This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Gourmet Garden

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Gourmet Garden

 

Today’s recipe is a new way to look at the classic Duck a l’Orange. A luscious orange sauce is paired with a fresh and sassy citrus salsa that cuts the richness and adds a bright acidity to the plate. You wind [...]