Friday Flowers: Christmas Cactus and Oatmeal Almond Chocolate Cherry Lace Cookies {Gluten-Free}

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I'm definitely one of those people who thinks it's nutty to put your Christmas decorations up any earlier than December 1st.  And with Halloween just moments behind us, I'm focused on Thanksgiving.  So why in the world am I going to tell you these cookies will be perfect for your holiday cookie exchange now!?It's … [Read more...]

Creamy Gorgonzola Polenta Recipe

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One of the reasons I love cool, foggy weather is that I feel like I have a free pass to "get cozy" at home.   I really love a fire in the fireplace, blankets on the sofa, and -- most of all -- cooking really delicious comfort foods!This recipe is, to the best of my memory, much like an amazing, creamy, smooth, … [Read more...]

Skillet Jalapeño-Bacon Cornbread Recipe {Gluten-Free}

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My cast iron skillet is one of the things in my kitchen that I absolutely cannot imagine living (or at least cooking) without!  I use it at least once a day -- usually a few times.   Can one be in love with a skillet? (Well, I am.)In fact, I even bake bread in my skillet.This week is all about firing up the … [Read more...]

Father’s Day Granola Recipe

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Father's Day is this Sunday! And while most of us associate Father’s Day with grilling on the barbecue, I think of granola. You see, my own dad loves granola.  So much so that at dessert time, he’ll pass on cookies and ice-cream and opt for a big bowl of granola instead.  And if my dad is ever caught having a … [Read more...]