The BEST Way to Eat a Pomegranate

I’d like to share the best way to open, clean and eat a pomegranate with you! My family has been growing pomegranates for decades, so we’ve tried every method around.  Here’s the easiest way to get the seeds (they’re actually called arils – they contain the pomegranate seed and the juice of the fruit) out of Read more…

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How to Spatchcock a Chicken or Turkey

I asked Chef Hillori of Whole Foods Market to show me – and you – how to spatchcock a chicken. Watch the video to see my very first attempt – if i can do it, you can too. Truth: I used to ask the butcher to do all my spatchcocking (and other meat cutting) instead of Read more…

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Allergen-Friendly Cheese Board

Oh, how I love a Cheese Board. I arranging a cheese or two with some fabulous crackers and a bit of fruit when it’s just us at home, and it’s an absolute must-have when we have folks over. It’s so easy to serve a ton of people too: more friends = more goodies + a Read more…

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How to Shop for Delicious Allergen Free Foods

It’s Celiac Disease Awareness Month, and I’m hoping we’ll help more people find the path to health by getting diagnosed. I’m also sharing all the information I can about living deliciously Gluten-Free and avoiding other allergens. The challenges of living with Celiac or food allergies can be exhausting, especially if you’re new to the process of eliminating Read more…

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Pimento Cheese Appetizer + Recipe

I swear I was Southern in a past life. I say y’all all the time, butter may be my greatest love, and I’m obsessed – OBSESSED – with Pimento Cheese. So I was thrilled when the folks at Schar asked me to try out their new fluffy and delicious Gluten-Free Artisan Bread, and to come Read more…

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I Was Supposed to Have a Hysterectomy Today.

I was supposed to have a hysterectomy today, but I didn’t. I’m assuming you gathered that from the “supposed to” part of the title. Through a series of Lemony Snicket-style events, it’s been rescheduled for a few weeks from now, so I have that to look forward to. I normally don’t share news like this Read more…

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Dairy Free Mocha Coffee

Try this Dairy Free Mocha Coffee recipe from KC the G-Free Foodie.   The folks at Whole Foods Market asked me to choose some of my favorite Gluten Free products to be featured in their stores, and then they let me loose in one of their kitchens to create delish recipes to share. This is Read more…

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