12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 8

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TGIF my friends!  It’s time for today’s giveaway, and this one is ON POINT!  Or shall I say TWO…because Quail’s Gate Winery is giving away TWO of their 12 Wines of Christmas Gift Boxes (think adult advent calendar) valued at $400 each! VIEW THE POST TO ENTER!

Gingerbread Energy Bites (gluten free)

Gluten-Free, Snacks, Vegan

Gingerbread Energy Bites by Tori Wesszer, Registered Dietitian made with Genuine Health protein powder and loaded with nutrition!

It’s that time of year when we trade in the pumpkin for gingerbread, and I personally couldn’t be happier! I mean, I love pumpkin, but I’ve seriously tested the limits of how many pumpkin dishes a person can consume this season.  Time to move on. I wanted to create something that tasted like a cookie but is super healthy.  I … View The Post

Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie

Desserts & Baking, Gluten-Free, Holiday Dishes

The holidays aren’t the holidays without pumpkin pie.  But what if you’re unable to eat gluten?  Dry your tears, this pie is your answer!  Rich and flaky with a perfect hint of fall spices, this pie will check all of your boxes.  I was so excited to work with Nature’s Fare Markets to create this recipe: my aunt and cousin … View The Post

Gift Guide for the Baker, Health Nut & Entertainer

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  Emile Henry Fluted Pie Dish Curvo Bowl Scraper Spatula Glass Bell Cloche Marble Cake Stand Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer Apilco Gold Ramekin Knot & Bow Twine & Label Set Madeline Pan Bread Cloche  Nordic Ware Bundt Pan

Gift Guides for the Host & Little Chef

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I go into every holiday season with the best of intentions of being completely prepared, but something seems to happen as the weeks progress whereby I’m always scrambling!  Not this year.  No, I really mean it this time.

Shortbread Cookies

Desserts & Baking, Holiday Dishes, Recipes

We make cookies every Christmas Eve, well, for ‘you-know-who’.  These shortbread cookies have hands-down won the family vote, and since Santa seems to clear the plate every year I won’t argue. The corn starch is the secret ingredient that gives these cookies the perfect amount of crispness.  I don’t indulge in a lot of sweets, but these are really worth … View The Post

Parmesan Lemon Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Holiday Dishes, Recipes, Sides, Vegetables

You either love them or hate them.  Yes, I’m talking about brussels sprouts.  And I confess, until recently I was in the ‘hate them’ group. I had been subjected to years of the mushy cold version (aren’t all veggies cold on the Christmas table by the time we get to them?), so I really had no clue how yummy these … View The Post