Unsolicited Review: Pioneer Gluten-Free Gravy

**Disclaimer** I was NOT provided any compensation or products to try by the company reviewed. All opinions are my own.  This blog contains affiliate links.  That means if you choose to click on a link to a product and purchase … Continue reading

Leftover Salad

I love recipes that begin as leftovers. The average person wastes 244 pounds of food each year—roughly the same weight as a refrigerator!  Let that sink in… 244!  As a person who hates to waste, I use most of my … Continue reading

The Best Gluten-Free Pancakes Ever

When my son was diagnosed with his wheat allergy the first two things he asked were, “Can I still have doughnuts and pancakes?” I still haven’t come up with a great doughnut recipe but I have perfected my gluten-free pancake … Continue reading

My Favorite Fast, Simple, Gluten-Free Breakfast

I hate eating breakfast.  There’s too much going on in the mornings to even think about breakfast for myself. Getting Adventure and Mysterious off to school on time is like herding cats.  When they finally get to school I feed … Continue reading

Christmas Jello Cake

Just like pie is a big part of our family’s Thanksgiving celebration, cake is a big part of our family’s Christmas celebration.  When my son was diagnosed with a wheat allergy a couple of years ago it made me rethink … Continue reading

Gluten-Free Solidarity: Burger Wraps

In June, my oldest son, Mysterious, was diagnosed with a wheat allergy.  The good news: Since eliminating wheat from his diet he hasn’t suffered as many migraine headaches.  The bad news: Going wheat-free is expensive!  Mysterious loves all things containing … Continue reading

DIY: Banana Bread Mix

My children and I are picky when it comes to eating bananas.  We like them on the green side of ripe.  My husband is the only person at my house who will eat a truly ripe banana.  Some weeks that … Continue reading

Easy No Blender Slushee

Now that kids are off of school, the temperature’s hotter, the days are longer, and the pools are open, it’s time for cool summertime treats. One of my favorite summer treats remains the slushee.  But you don’t have to head … Continue reading

Thrifty Recipe: Mashed Potato Pancakes

My favorite thing about The Holidays is the food. Sure, I gain about 5 pounds every year, but, eh.  I do love holiday food. Mashed potatoes is one of my all-time favorites.  It’s the ultimate comfort food. But what do … Continue reading

July’s Thrifty Recipe: Chocolate Frozen Coffee

I decided this month’s recipe should be a treat.  It’s summertime, after all.  We need something to cool us down AND perk us up in the morning. Chocolate Frozen Coffee Step 1: Make coffee to your taste. Step 2: Pour … Continue reading