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Peach Shortcake made with Gluten Free Almond Flour Biscuits

November 29, 2012
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This is a delicious dessert you can feel good about. Sweet summer peaches atop homemade gluten free, shortcake biscuits topped with whip cream. How can you go wrong? You will only have to heat your oven up for a short time to cook the almond flour biscuits, then slice up your peaches and whip your cream and you’ve got something everyone will swoon over.

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Lemon Panna Cotta

May 29, 2012
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I am having a birthday soon and so I want to celebrate. And there is nothing more delicious to celebrate with than this scrumptious (and easy) Italian dessert, Lemon Panna Cotta.

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Figs with Basil and Chevre

August 29, 2011
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I tried this delicious appetizer at a party recently in LA. “Why didn’t I ever think of this,” I thought? So simple, fresh, seasonal…and easy. So, I made it for my own party when I returned home and about 25 figs disappeared in about 5 minutes.

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Creamed Corn (Demystified)

August 25, 2011
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I know it may sound anti-climactic, creamed corn. But, in this recipe, my friend Jo Reen initiates me in to forgotten tradition. Back in the day everyone had a corn stripper. A device made to remove corn in just the right way as to extract all the creamy goodness. Check this out and tell me what your experience was.

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Heirloom Tomato Basil Salad w/ Fresh Mozzarella and Olive Oil

August 12, 2011
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This recipe is so simple and delicious you can almost make it with your eyes closed. Tomatoes will be in full effect for the next few months so take advantage of their availability while you have the chance. Summer is the time to eat them and gain their medicinal effects.

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Cream of Tomato Soup with Fresh Basil

July 17, 2011
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10 minutes to make from start to finish. What a cinch! …your guests will never know it as it tastes very gourmet and complicated. T his delicious soup is an easy summertime hit that is good consumed either hot or cold. If you have your own garden, you probably have more tomatoes that you know […]

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Strawberry Cream Pie with Date-Pecan Crust

May 5, 2011
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Strawberries are one of the first fruits of spring and are great to facilitate spring cleansing. This recipe is very simple and is also gluten and refined sugar free. You can’t get much better than fresh strawberries and whip cream. Strawberries are one of the first fruits of spring and are great to facilitate spring […]

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