Balance, Bon Voyage, Everything

Family Weekend Getaway at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach. Staycation in Surf City.

Every time I'm lucky enough to go on a vacation with my husband and daughters, I am grateful. I realize it's such precious time and these getaways are memories in the making. I cherish these trips more than anything. Since time is my most cherished gift,  when my family asked me what I wanted for… Continue reading Family Weekend Getaway at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach. Staycation in Surf City.

Bites, Dinner Ideas, Eat, Everything, Family Food, gluten free

Mexican Turkey Soup with Veggies. Easy, Cheap and Delicious.

This was the first soup of the season and I posted how grateful I am for healthy food, and one of my besties asked for the recipe. So I was forced to write it down. Haha. I meant to make this with a can of diced tomatoes, but forgot to buy them, so I improvised… Continue reading Mexican Turkey Soup with Veggies. Easy, Cheap and Delicious.

Allergy Friendly, Bites, Bon Voyage, Eat, Everything, gluten free

2 Days of Gluten Free Delights in Boston

I'm so happy to know this amazing girl, Erin Kleim, we've been friends since high school and we are both gluten free foodies. I'm excited to share her most recent gluten free adventure in Boston. I was salavating seeing her images on Instagram and reached out for a post. Enjoy her gluten free culinary travels… Continue reading 2 Days of Gluten Free Delights in Boston

#recipes, Bites, Dairy Free, Dinner Ideas, Everything, Family Food, gluten free

Delicious Gluten Free Asian Baby Back Ribs

Get ready for some delicious ribs for Memorial Day Weekend. And I apologize in advance for the bad image, this was taken a while back. I think we ate the ribs so fast we forgot to take more pics. Lol. But whatever with the picture, I promise you will die over these ribs, plus once… Continue reading Delicious Gluten Free Asian Baby Back Ribs

Allergy Friendly, Bites, Dairy Free, Dinner Ideas, Eat, Everything, Family Food, gluten free, Soy Free

Simple, Tasty AF Valentine’s Day Tuscan Chicken

Y'all. I love to cook, and I especially love to go out to restaurants and eat, BUT we usually skip Valentine's Day out because most restaurants serve a pre-fix menu filled with dishes we can't even enjoy (and don't get me started on the desserts). Plus, V-Day is so dang expensive, I'd rather spend money… Continue reading Simple, Tasty AF Valentine’s Day Tuscan Chicken

Bites, Dairy Free, Dinner Ideas, Eat, Family Food, gluten free, Soy Free

Pasta without the guilt

They key to eating pasta, without eating too much pasta, is layering with veggies. Bottom of the bowl is spinach, then add HALF the pasta you would normally eat, then ground turkey meat sauce and top it with steamed broccoli. TIP cook your veggies in the microwave for less clean up. I cooked this spinach… Continue reading Pasta without the guilt

Balance, Bites, Dairy Free, Eat, Family Food, gluten free, Soy Free

What I Learned from Cutting Out Soy

So we know cutting out soy would be an adventure, but I didn't know it would be so interesting. Of course I was bummed when I looked on my can of La Victoria Green Enchilada Sauce, and although it is gluten free, I discovered last week that it does contain soy. DRAT! I'm thinking I'll… Continue reading What I Learned from Cutting Out Soy

Balance, Bites, Eat, Health, Live, Soy Free

Happy New Year, here’s the resolution you never wanted.

The year started off just fine, super fun actually, but then my body decided to give me a resolution I never wanted, another dietary challenge. If you know anything about me, you know I eat gluten and dairy free. If you are new to my world, I've been gluten free for almost seven years, and… Continue reading Happy New Year, here’s the resolution you never wanted.

Appetizers, Bites, Dairy Free, Dinner Ideas, Eat, Family Food, gluten free, Soy Free

Easy & Delicious AF Grilled Shrimp Recipe (DGS Free)

Heading to a holiday party or just having a few friends over for some fun? Add this easy and delicious grilled shrimp recipe to your menu. It takes only a few minutes, but the flavor is deliciousness. This appetizer can easily be made into the main dish by adding steamed rice and veggies or serving… Continue reading Easy & Delicious AF Grilled Shrimp Recipe (DGS Free)

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Gluten Free Tip of the Week: Udi’s at Walmart Grocery

Our family is #glutenfree and we love our sandwiches.Big Daddy Udi's Gluten Free Sandwich BreadWhat we don't love is the high price of gluten free bread. Our kids take a sandwich almost every day to school, and we'd be in the poor house if we bought smaller loaves each week. If your family is the… Continue reading Gluten Free Tip of the Week: Udi’s at Walmart Grocery