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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins

Before I started typing this post I double searched and double checked my site to make sure I didn’t already have pumpkin muffins on it. Why HOW why HOW have I not given you...

Sweet Balsamic Tempeh

I get mixed feedback about tempeh whenever I share it on my Instagram stories. Half of you are absolutely obsessed and half can’t get it to taste great. I get it.  I think tempeh...

Gluten Free Chicken Pot Pie

In 7th grade I saw a show on tv where one of the characters sang a song that went something like “chicken chicken chicken chicken chicken pot pieeee.” I wish I could sing it...

Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken Dip

Now that it’s officially past Labor Day and we’re in the month of September, I’m starting to think of the cozy, heartier dishes that I forgot about during summer.  Like soup. And pumpkin things....

Gluten Free Cinnamon Rolls

I went through a serious cinnamon bun phase. I think it started in middle school when my parents gave me $20 to go to the mall. Instead of buying clothes or accessories or shoes,...

Eight Kid Approved Lunchboxes

Ok ok funny story. We got back from our trip late last night. We were tired and exhausted so we got some food off PostMates, showered, and went straight to bed. We woke up...

Apple Chai Granola

Right now my house smells amazing. It smells like fall. I am sitting here typing up this up with my second… no third batch of apple chai granola cooling in my oven and I...

Peanut Butter Chickpea Blondies

Ever since I first saw chickpea blondies I was very skeptical. Chickpeas? Like Hummus chickpeas? But in a sweet delicious dessert? I couldn’t even imagine it! But then I tried one of those edible...

Gluten Free Cheesecake

I have a couple cheesecake recipes on the blog, like these chocolate cheesecake squares and these peanut butter cheesecake bars. But it occurred to me I didn’t have an actual, real life traditional cheesecake...

How to Bake Eggs in the Oven

We’re kind of picky about eggs in our house. It’s weird. My kids love egg whites but not the yolks. If I make hard boiled eggs, they pop out the hardened yolks and eat...

How to make fajita seasoning

After I saw how much you guys loved my homemade taco seasoning, I started thinking about other seasoning mixtures I could share. On the top of my seasoning mixture list was this little fajita...