gluten free

Grilled Swordfish with Tomatoes and Basil

July 26, 2014
Grilled Swordfish with Tomatoes and Basil

A super belated thank you for your well wishes on last weekend’s triathlon! After having this race on my to-do list for a few years I finally got around to doing the New Jersey State Olympic Triathlon.  It was such a fun day. The race was really well organized, the course was flat & fast which was […]

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Tropical Smoothie

July 21, 2014
Tropical Smoothie

Question….at any given time, how many different types of milk products do you guys have in the fridge? You know, like, dairy milk, half & half, almond milk, soy milk, coconut milk. I’m sure I’m forgetting a few, but you get my point. I’m just trying to gauge where I stand on the spectrum of […]

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Honey Lime Chicken Skewers

July 16, 2014
Honey Lime Chicken Skewers

After last weekend’s triathlon I suspected I’d feel like I’d want to reward myself with a giant ice cream cone once we got home from the race.  Except that’s not exactly how things played out.  I wanted to want ice cream.  Like, really wanted to want it.  Instead I had a super intense craving for […]

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Rhubarb Swirl Buttermilk Ice Cream

July 7, 2014
Rhubarb Swirl Buttermilk Ice Cream

Back in April I made a simple rhubarb compote, and have been making it on an almost weekly basis ever since.  I suppose it’s safe to say I’m a bit obsessed.  It’s just that it’s so gosh darn delicious, and if the early days of summer were to have a taste, this is it.  This compote […]

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Nectarine Raspberry Popsicles

July 3, 2014
Nectarine Raspberry Popsicles

I didn’t grow up with brothers, but from what I’ve heard, it seems like it’s crucial to be speedy in finding the good snacks before they do.  Am I right? I’m kind of going through something similar with popsicles lately.  They’re disappearing almost as fast as I make them.  The culprits…just me and L.  Although one […]

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Cucumber Pineapple Salsa

July 1, 2014
Cucumber Pineapple Salsa

A few years ago I learned that pineapple is an excellent post-workout recovery food.  It has lots of great anti-inflammitory properties, so it helps to speed up the recovery process.  Plus, it’s totally delicious, so it’s pretty much a win-win.  Not so shocking, my pineapple consumption increased shortly after that. Currently, triathlon season is in […]

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Cumin Scented Beef Kabobs

June 24, 2014
Cumin Scented Beef Kabobs

Kabobs are one of those dinners that get lost in the shuffle for me. And, it’s really unfortunate because there’s so much to love about them. So, I’m on a mission to change that!  I also just found a zillion wooden skewers in my kitchen. Mostly though, kabobs are the ideal summer dinner.  Simple, and […]

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Watermelon Lemonade

June 19, 2014
Watermelon Lemonade

If there’s a drink of summer, I’m pretty sure Watermelon Lemonade is it.  Where has this stuff been all my life?!  Aside from right under my nose. I’ve been on a watermelon kick lately.  Big time.  During our week in Turks & Caicos L & I (ok, mostly I) devoured an 8 pound watermelon.  I […]

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4-Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles

June 10, 2014
Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles

Aaaaaand, I’m back!  I got home from vacation the other day and I’ve been slowly easing back into real life.  I stress the slowly part.  Turks and Caicos is absolutely beautiful!  It was great to get away and take a break!  I’ll be sharing a recap and tons of photos soon! Last week I had a hard time […]

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Gluten Free Rhubarb Raspberry Crisp for Two

June 3, 2014
Gluten Free Rhubarb Raspberry Crisp for Two

Good morning from Turks & Caicos!  Between the hammocks on the beach, our own personal dock, daily kayak excursions and the most stunning blue water I’ve ever seen, I just may never leave this place!  We’ll see. Back in the fall I shared my favorite recipe for Gluten Free Apple Crisp, and you guys went crazy […]

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