Grilled Veggie Fajitas

Let me start with a disclaimer:  I do not have a position on the corn vs. flour tortilla debate (corn). Both are delicious (corn), and both work well as fajita wrap. Whether you're a meat eater or a non-meat eater, you'll love these. If you're dairy-free, you'll want to use vegan sour cream, but the … Continue reading Grilled Veggie Fajitas

Sugar-Free Chocolate Almond Brownie Cookies

I'm calling these "brownie cookies" for now because I didn't think to just make them in a sheet and call them brownies. Next time, I'll try that, but these turned out great, so I'm going to go ahead and share them with you. I made these so that my diabetic dad and my gluten-free sister … Continue reading Sugar-Free Chocolate Almond Brownie Cookies

Lamb Loin Chops with Asparagus

Made these yummy lamb chops with love tonight!  I took my time and marinated them for about three hours, but you don't have to do it for that long to still get a great chop. The secret is to grill them rare to medium rare, and eat them with your fingers. Lamb Loin Chops with … Continue reading Lamb Loin Chops with Asparagus

Coffee Talk

The people that love you are likely to forgive you for a great many things, but bad coffee is not one of them. There are rules about coffee now. We have professional baristas explaining to us which coffee goes with which food and on what day, even! You can put lemon in your espresso, but … Continue reading Coffee Talk

Beef Tamale Pie

The gluten-free part of this is just luck!  Cornmeal just works out that way. Somehow, this ends up tasting way more decadent than it actually is.  I'm not saying this is diet food, but it's safe for diabetics and Celiac's kids, so it's hard to believe it tastes so good. Beef Tamale Pie Ingredients: 2 … Continue reading Beef Tamale Pie

Seared Whole Tomatoes

Who knew that to make a veggie more healthy you had to make it taste better?! Apparently, that's the skinny on tomatoes. While raw tomatoes are great, slightly cooked tomatoes are even better for you. Tomatoes that are slightly heated release more cancer-fighting anti-oxidants without destroying some of the vitamin C that over cooking them … Continue reading Seared Whole Tomatoes