Author: Kristin

Slowcooker Black Bean Soup
SlowCooker

Slowcooker Black Bean Soup

I LOVE MY SLOWCOOKER…I MEAN LOVE IT! I may have a slight addiction to it…I mean really, you put the stuff in and walk away, then you have a great meal? How can you go wrong? I know, most people use their slowcooker for a roast or beef stew, right? […]

Asian Chicken Noodle Salad
Salad

Asian Chicken Noodle Salad

My girls LOVE salads, all kinds of salads– typically in the summer months we eat a lot of salads, I like to keep my oven use to a minimum and let’s face it, we all need to be in bathing suits and eating lighter just feels right in the summer. […]

Benefits of Himalayan Salt
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Benefits of Himalayan Salt

Have any of you noticed in my recipes I use a different salt?  You have most likely seen that I like to use Himalayan pink salt, yes, even in baking.  A few years ago I heard about the salt lamps, I was of course intrigued.  I mean I love anything […]

Roasted Corn
Sides

Roasted Corn

My girls LOVE corn….especially Sophie! She would eat it every day, multiple times a day if I would allow it, wouldn’t you Soph? This recipe sort of “just happened” one day.  I really wanted corn on the cob and it was not in season at that time (remember, buy your […]

BBQ Ribs
Main Entree

BBQ Ribs

In our house, ribs are one of the most requested meals.  They scream Summer barbeques and FOOTBALL! Yes, September will be here before we know it and this recipe is a must have when you want to invite people to over to watch your favorite football team win (ok, let’s […]

Can your deodorant have gluten in it?
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Can your deodorant have gluten in it?

Belive it or not, this question has come up recently, more than once.  Gluten, there is gluten in deodorant? Well let’s be honest, gluten seems to be lurking in more than just bread, pasta, and other food items.  Over the last year of being gluten free I have been reading […]

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Traveling and Gluten Free, HELP

Summer is fast approaching, that means summer vacations, traveling with your child’s sports team, family reunions, and college tours (oh thank goodness that’s not me yet). Traveling and gluten free– yikes! I know because I have been there.  We travel often due to my girls in competitive dance and my […]

Cheese Board
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Easy Entertaining Idea

I love to entertain, it makes me happy to have people over for dinner, have BBQ’s with friends, and Sunday family dinners.  I love to spend time planning out the perfect menu, but I know for most people it can be stressful.  Here comes a quick entertaining idea that is […]