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DA’s Baked Au Gratin Potatoes (Vegetarian, Family Recipe)

These delicious baked au gratin potatoes are one of my dad’s speciality recipes! Creamy and delicious, these cheesy potatoes are great along any protein.  A special-ocassion staple, and something my DA still makes really well! Au Gratin Potatoes were always a treat to have on the table! And to this day, I make them for […]

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Roasted Carrot Ginger Soup (Vegan, Gluten Free)

This roasted carrot ginger soup has a rich complex flavor, a creamy texture, and is loaded with vegetables for a sweet and satisfying lunch or dinner. Serve with fresh baked herbed croutons, a slice of thick sourdough, or a loaf of garlic bread for the ultimate lunch or dinner. A fantastic autumn soup for everyone! […]

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Aunt Ruth’s Buttermilk Pancakes (Family Recipe)

These family recipe buttermilk pancakes have stood the test of time – light and fluffy, simple and delicious, weekend brunch is calling! I come from a line of really incredible cooks, and love compiling and recreating as many family recipes as I can. These family recipe buttermilk pancakes come from my Aunt Ruth and were […]

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White Fence Farm Coleslaw: Copy Cat Recipe (Vegan, GF)

This vinegar based coleslaw has a sweet and tart tang without the mayo. Like White Fence Farm coleslaw recipe you can make at home for a side dish or BBQ! After my wildly popular make-at-home recipe for White Fence Farm Kidney Bean Salad, I decided to recreate the restaurant’s famous coleslaw recipe too.  And let […]

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Chicken Marbella in the Instant Pot (Keto, Paleo, Whole30, Gluten Free)

This chicken marbella in the instant pot is a easy and delicious weeknight dinner! Keto, paleo, and Whole30 friendly, everyone at the table will love this dish. This family recipe for Chicken Marbella in the instant pot came from my mother-in-law, who makes delish soups and stews!  She introduced me to this dish, and I […]

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3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies (No Flour, Gluten Free, Low Sodium)

These crazy delicious Peanut Butter Cookies (No Flour, Gluten Free) are so simple to make! Just 3 Ingredients, 20 minutes, and you have fresh hot cookies! I’ve been doing a lot more sweet baking lately as I’m trying to boost our quarantine morale with a #TreatYoSelf attitude!  These cookies are the perfect snack or dessert, […]

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Smokey Shepherd’s Pie (Paleo, Whole30, Keto, Vegan Option)

This caveman keto shepherd’s pie is packed with low carb vegetables: onions, carrots, zucchini, celery, in a creamy and yummy sauce. A healthier take on this amazing comfort food dish – perfect for those chilly fall or winter nights! Its perfect to batch cool, meal prep, or make ahead for dinner or work lunches. This […]

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Irresistible Artichoke Dip (Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free)

This creamy and irresistible artichoke dip is SO GOOD, its impossible to stop eating it!  This make-ahead crowd pleaser recipe features artichokes blended with parmesan cheese, lemon, garlic, and mayo! This is my amazing mother-n-law’s recipe for artichoke dip, and let me tell you is it SO GOOD!  I helped her make it for a family party […]

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DA’s Classic Coleslaw (Family Recipe, Gluten Free, Vegan Option)

My dad always seems to make the best coleslaw… he doesn’t have a strict recipe, just “a little of this and that” in a bowl.  But I did get him to tell me which ingredients he uses for the coleslaw, and finally created a comparable recipe!  So this is my new & Improved Vegan classic […]

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White Fence Farm Kidney Bean Salad: Copy Cat Recipe (Vegetarian, Vegan Option)

This creamy kidney bean salad is loaded with fresh vegetables, healthy beans, and dressed in a sweet and tangy dressing!  It’s my attemt at recreating White Fence Farm’s kidney bean salad recipe, which is incredibly delicious.  I also attempted a White Fence Farm Copycat Coleslaw Recipe too! If you are a lover of kidney bean […]

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Creamy Tortilla Soup (Vegan / Vegetarian Option, GF, Family Recipe)

This rich and creamy Tortilla Soup is full of fresh vegetables and topped with crunchy tortillas and ricotta.  Can be made vegan or vegetarian too! This is a family recipe from my sister-in-law Lorah!  She made it for us a few days after our wedding.  In true fall fashion we had turkey as the main […]