Category Archives: Gluten Free

Easy Roasted Cherry Tomato Sauce

August in Portland usually means everyone with a garden is trying to do two things: give away tomatoes and zucchini, and think of other things to make than Caprese salad and zucchini bread. My wonderful neighbor Jenny had an abundance … Continue reading

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Salmon with Crab Basil Hollandaise

I’m so tired of eating fresh crab, said no one ever. My Uncle Mark, who I’ve written about before and described as the Paul Hogan of the Oregon Coast and am now going to start calling The Crab Whisperer, gave … Continue reading

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All Strawberries, All The Time

Please enjoy this round-up of my favorite strawberry recipes, before strawberry season is over! Just click the link or picture for the recipe. Strawberry Cake with Rhubarb Cream    Almost Instant Strawberry Sorbet   Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream      … Continue reading

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Deviled Eggs Can Be Chic

This is my all-time most popular post! It has been reblogged, shared, and pinned on Pinterest over 2,000 times. Pretty cool.  Happy Easter! Most people feel that using a piping bag for any reason is too much work, too fussy, … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Bay Shrimp Ceviche in Lettuce Cups

Here’s a light and flavorful dish that you can make pretty much year round.  I found some Oregon bay Shrimp at our wonderful neighborhood fish market, Portland Fish Market. They are individually frozen so you can just scoop out as … Continue reading

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Steamed Asian Red Snapper

Steaming fish with aromatics is a great way to maximize flavor without drying it out.  We love Asian flavors in our house, so this one was a big winner.  Use any herbs or greens that you have available.  Be sure … Continue reading

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Ancho Chili Braised Pork

This is one of those dishes that elevates what we think of Mexican food to another level. My kids idea of Mexican food is usually a plain cheese quesadilla. I can sometimes get them to eat black beans, and one … Continue reading

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