Michele

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11 Taco Night Ideas That Don't Require a Shell to Hold Everything Together

So you’re having an emergency taco craving? Totally normal. But, what happens if, for some reason, you’re avoiding tortillas? Don’t panic. You’ve …

Cooking

Everything You Need to Pack for Machu Picchu

If you’re headed to the Sacred Valley, be sure to pack the right essentials.<p>Travelers with their sights on Machu Picchu, located high in the Andes …

The Facts on Inca Trail and Machu Picchu Closures

With over 170 buildings, 6 terraces, thousands of steps, several temples and 16 fountains, Machu Picchu is truly a marvel. The Incans used hundreds …

Mamie Eisenhower’s Chocolate Fudge Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Butter a 9-by-13-inch baking dish pan or mist it in with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Step 2<p>Stir together the semisweet chocolate, …

15 Essential Gluten-Free Recipes for Thanksgiving

Whether you or some of your guests are gluten-free, it's important to have dishes at the table that meet this dietary need. Luckily, there's no …

Gluten-Free

Black Bottom Oatmeal Pie, gluten free, dairy free Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> An adapted recipe from blogger Smitten Kitchen for Pi Day that is a must try. Kind of like a naughty nut-free pecan pie with the rich layer of chocolate on the bottom yet healthy enough with all the oatmeal to indulge in more than one slice of pie. Enjoy! —Jessica<p><b>Serves: 6-8</b><p><b>Pie …

Baking

Every Thanksgiving Staple Dish Made Gluten-Free

The thought of preparing a gluten-free Thanksgiving dish or an entire meal, gluten-free or not, can be quite daunting. Thanksgiving, of course, is associated with feasting until you can barely move, along with throwing caution to the wind in regards to your usual dietary habits. But sometimes …

13 Holiday Wines for Every Budget

From deciding which Thanksgiving side dish to bring to Friendsgiving to trying to master the perfect holiday dessert recipe, there’s a lot to keep track of when the holidays roll around. But seemingly no task is more daunting than choosing the perfect wines to accompany your celebratory meals. …

6 ways decorate your Thanksgiving table for less than $20

Let’s be real: Few people spend the entire year dreaming about their Thanksgiving tablescapes the same way they do grandma’s sweet potato pie or …

Decorations

4 wines plus a cider that belong on your Thanksgiving table

Exceptional   Excellent   Very Good<p>Here are four wines and a cider worthy of your dinner table anytime, including Thanksgiving. Last year, I recommended the sparkling Norton from Casanel Vineyards in Loudoun County. If you can get out to the winery, the current vintage is worth the trip. But here …

Wine

What is pumpkin pie without its crust? A one-pan, stress-free dessert.

Even the most traditionalist fan of Thanksgiving can see that pumpkin pie has a problem. It is neither its overexposed blend of spices nor its reliance on whipped cream to hide cracks and help the spoonfuls go down.<p><i>[Maple and Pumpkin Custard]</i><p>It is that soggy bottom crust, which is often underdone …

Baking

Gluten-Free, Vegan Pumpkin Muffins Are Here to Make Your Life Better

It's impossible for me to share this recipe with you without salivating. Ever since I found these delicious pumpkin muffins from Tone It Up's Fall Challenge last year, I've been making them all the time — I actually stocked up on 12 cans of pumpkin in September so I could keep making batches!<p>Using …

Green Beans with Caramelized Onions and Almonds

Onions

Turkey & Beyond: The 5 Best Main Dishes for Friendsgiving

Friendsgiving is a less traditional celebration of thanks where friends, neighbors, or strangers gather around the table. Not bound by tradition, the …

Cooking

Gluten-Free Pie Crust Recipe

Making a gluten-free pie crust is actually not all that difficult, as long as you have a good gluten-free flour on hand. Here's how. Use this recipe …

From Chili To Wings: 15 Winning Super Bowl Recipes

From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy Buffalo Chicken Dip, these easy recipes have you covered.<p>The great thing about hosting a Super Bowl party is that there’s no pressure to make anything fancy — snacks, dips, and a big pot of chili will make everyone happy. From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy …

Easy Cheesy Gluten Free Stuffed Mushrooms

Shares 687<p>Are you ready for one of our favorite appetizer recipes?<p><i>Serve up these cheese filled gluten free stuffed mushrooms for a crowd-pleasing</i> …

Vegan

14-Day Clean-Eating Meal Plan: 1,500 Calories

Eating clean is a simple and healthy approach to eating. In this clean-eating meal plan you'll find plenty of whole foods like fruits, vegetables, …

Healthy Eating

33 Whole30 Lunch Ideas You Can Bring to Work

Healthy Eating

Cookie Bars That Practically Seem like Magic (Are They?)

I've lived nearly 30 years and never made Magic Cookie Bars before this. December remedied this serious oversight for me, and I'm grateful. Here's why: Magic Cookie Bars (also known as Hello Dolly Bars or 7-layer Bars) are some of the simplest, yet most decadent bar cookies you can bake.<p>You know …

Dessert

31 January Recipes for a Healthy Start to the New Year

January: The notorious month of New Year’s resolution is officially here! Though you can obviously plan healthy meals for every month of the year, we’re betting that eating healthy in January tops your list of priorities. If you’re trying to eat clean this month, it can be hard to know where to …

Tortilla Casserole Recipe

"This a great overnight brunch casserole when you have a house full of holiday guests! Serve with salsa and sour cream."<p>Ingredients<p>12 (6 inch) corn …

The Internet Is Going Crazy for This Kardashian-Approved Cookie Recipe

Within a matter of minutes after Kourtney Kardashian shared her go-to holiday cookie recipe, the internet was abuzz with chatter. Kardashian posted …

A Coffee Cake Recipe So Good You Won't Notice It's Vegan & Gluten-Free

<i>We're always on the lookout for vegan and gluten-free dessert recipes that everyone can enjoy. Enter a spiced coffee cake that will make you want to</i> …

Dessert

Gluten Free French Bread Ham Breakfast Strata {QUICK}

<i>A Gluten Free French Bread Ham Breakfast Strata recipe that’s easy-to-follow and will please everyone! Yes, it does exist! A Breakfast Casserole you</i> …

Breakfast

Gluten-Free Breakfast Enchiladas - Bless Her Heart Y'all

Preheat your oven to 375*F.<p>Scramble your beaten eggs in a large greased skillet. Set aside in a large bowl. Brown and cook your breakfast sausage …

Breakfast

4 Ingredient Peppermint Chocolate Crunch Bars (Gluten Free, Vegan, Dairy-Free)

<i>4 Ingredient Peppermint Chocolate Crunch Bars (V, GF, DF): a one bowl, 4-ingredient recipe for crispy, cool mint crunch bars perfect for the</i> …

Dessert

Gluten Free Lemon Bars (the ones my kids beg me to make!)

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.<p>Combine the 1 cup butter, 1/2 cup organic sugar and 2 cups GF flour, then press into a 9x13 pan until even and …

Food

Homemade Gluten Free Taco Seasoning!

How to make homemade Gluten Free Taco Seasoning!<p>I have just got to say it… <i>we love Tacos!</i> We love everything about them, their crunch (we like the …

Gluten-Free

15 Minute Zucchini Beef Skillet (Paleo) - Easy GF Recipes

<i>A 6-ingredient breakfast hash with organic ketchup. It’s a quick, one-pan meal that the whole family will love!</i><p>6 ingredients. One-pan. 15-MINUTES.</i> …