Blueberry Muffins

I haven't used cassava flour much, but the little experience I have with it, I'd say it's a good one. We've used it for a rhubarb cobbler topping, as well as blueberry muffins. The muffins reminded me of a wheat bran or zuchinni muffin, they were delicious…

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Cucumber Kale Salad

Cucumbers and summer go hand-in-hand, especially on the hot days, which we've fortunately had a few of this summer. We typically make the traditional cucumber salad, with red onions, apple cider vinegar, oil and some mayo…

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Snack Tray

We spent last weekend at my parents cabin on the beach; we spend a lot of time there especially in the summer and it's always much-needed. We were lucky enough to watch a humpback come in to scratch its barnacles in the surf. It was incredible…

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Sweet Potato Fries with Avocado Cilantro Dip

It's summer solstice and the sun actually started to peek out this evening, making us eager at the prospect of a fire outside and a little celebration for the longest day of the year. Solstice is a big deal in Alaska…

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Butternut Squash Lasagna

The photo does not do this dinner justice; it was one of the most amazing things I've come up with in quite awhile. It will definitely be making its way in to our regular rotation; it was packed with flavor, incredibly creamy…

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Avocado Ranch Dip

We've been getting an abundance of avocados in our produce box, which has been so nice! We made a dip a few days ago, basically using the same seasonings we use for ranch dressing, and it turned out great…

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Decadent Chocolate Cake

Let me preface this by saying this cake may technically be paleo, but in no way would I pretend to say it's healthy. It's dairy-free, it's grain-free and it's sugar-free, but it has plenty of maple syrup and lots of palm shortening to compensate for no refined sugar. However, it is absolutely amazing…

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Chicken Pot Pie

As a kid, we never ate chicken pot pie. I seem to remember once or twice getting treated to the frozen variety. I'm sure it was because my mom was out of town, & those were the times my dad enjoyed buying the kinds of food we never normally ate…

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