pizza with roasted grapes and rosemary

pizza with roasted grapes and rosemary

This Pizza with Roasted Grapes and Rosemary is a yummy WEEKNIGHT meal with only 20 minutes of prep work. A store bought pizza crust is topped with grapes that have been roasted with shallots, rosemary and maple syrup and shredded Gouda making this a perfect...
healthy slow cooker beef burgundy

healthy slow cooker beef burgundy

Here is a slow cooker variation of the classic French recipe for Beef Burgundy. It is slowly braised beef, mushrooms and carrots in rich red wine sauce. I added a little bit of bacon and maple syrup to this recipe to make it even better! It is the perfect recipe to...
smoky and sweet turkey chili

smoky and sweet turkey chili

This week marks the ONE YEAR mark since my cookbook, Maple: 100 Sweet and Savory Recipes Featuring Pure Maple Syrup (Quirk Books) was published. In honor of the occasion, I wanted to share one of my top recipes from the book, Smoky and Sweet Turkey Chili, plus I have...
grapefruit champagne cocktail

grapefruit champagne cocktail

These simple and bitter sweet grapefruit champagne cocktail are breeze to make and they star my favorite liquor, Campari. They are perfect to serve instead of orange juice mimosas at your weekend brunch. I think they would also make a fun drink for a ladies night,...
30-minute mexican quinoa stuffed acorn squash

30-minute mexican quinoa stuffed acorn squash

These Cheesy Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash take 30 minutes to make, and they are naturally gluten-free and vegetarian. A couple weeks ago, I had my annual check up, and my doc told me she wanted to check my Vitamin D levels. She explained that since we get zero...
brown rice kale risotto with cheddar

brown rice kale risotto with cheddar

I’m going to talk about this yummy vegetarian Brown Rice Kale Risotto with Cheddar in a second (it’s naturally gluten-free, and has awesome nutrition stats: Cal: 290, Fiber: 3 g, Protein: 12 g.) But first I wanted to tell you about the latest adventures...
one pan chicken with squash and mushrooms

one pan chicken with squash and mushrooms

It takes just one-pan and 15 minutes of active time to make this Chicken with Squash and Mushrooms. It is a great recipe for busy weeknight dinners. It is naturally paleo, gluten-free and grain-free.   Let’s do a little poll. Raise your hand if you...
easy skillet salmon with avocado and basil

easy skillet salmon with avocado and basil

This skillet salmon comes together in 15 minutes and is naturally gluten-free, low-carb and paleo. Top it off with avocado, lime, basil, and salt and enjoy! Creating This Skillet Salmon Recipe Almost 15 years ago, when I was a personal chef, I used to make salmon this...
beets with cranberries and spiced nuts

beets with cranberries and spiced nuts

This recipe for Beets with Cranberries and Spiced Nuts is a party for your mouth! And it is super simple to make. It is naturally gluten-free and vegan. I have been totally geeking out over the results from the Healthy Seasonal Recipes reader survey. Thank you so much...

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