Gluten Free Zucchini Fritters

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These zucchini fritters are mini gluten free zucchini pancakes and will quite possibly be the only way you could get your kiddies to eat zucchini!   They  are perfect for a meatless Monday meal and with only 5 ingredients not including salt and pepper, super easy too! If you garden you know that once you start {Read More…}

Oven Fried Ranch Cauliflower Bites with Dean’s Buffalo Ranch Dip

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dean’s Dip for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Oven fried Cauliflower Ranch bites are the perfect accompaniment to Dean’s Dip in Buffalo Ranch flavor! An easy recipe to make at home for any party! Skip the chips and try something healthier! Roasted cauliflower gets {Read More…}

Baked Parmesan Kale Chips

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Baked Parmesan Kale Chips are the perfect salty but healthy snack to curb a craving! {This recipe was originally posted Nov.3,2011. I adapted the original recipe a bit by changing the oil use and took new pics!!} Crispy, yummy, salty potato chips and losing weight do NOT go hand in hand! They will never be friends in {Read More…}

Healthier Chip Free Nachos


Healthier Nachos don’t have to be loaded down with chips and this recipe proves it! Who doesn’t love some nachos?!! Not many would be able to refuse if they were sitting right in front of you. Not so helpful when trying to lose weight or maintain it right? Not anymore! You can still enjoy the pleasure of {Read More…}

Cheddar Broccoli Cornbread Muffins


Cheddar Broccoli Cornbread Muffins are a savory muffin to enjoy with any main dish meal or even a light lunch on the go! Who can say no to eating broccoli when it’s combined with cheesy Kraft cheddar cheese? Not many and not in my house. Added cheese makes any dish a winner for my family! {Read More…}

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Leeks, Bacon & Cranberries


Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Leeks, Bacon & Cranberries is a perfectly healthy side dish for any holiday spread! Even if you’re not a Brussels sprout fan on any given day, having this dish on a holiday will make you think twice about why you never enjoy these healthy little bites of green goodness more often. {Read More…}

Gluten Free Cornbread Stuffing


Gluten Free Cornbread Stuffing is a super simple recipe full of flavors of traditional stuffing. You can’t have Thanksgiving without stuffing in my opinion. Either your a stuffing lover or you’re not. If you’re reading this now I suspect you most certainly are. If you’re looking for an amazingly wonderful gluten free stuffing recipe, you’ve {Read More…}

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes {No Sugar Added}


Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes are the perfect side dish when you want a little change from the basic sweet potato fare. Baked to perfection and then combined with a few simple ingredients you most likely have on hand make for an irresistibly decadent creamy sweet potato! Top with chopped pecans if desired and you will {Read More…}

Skillet Pumpkin Cornbread {Gluten & Sugar-Free}


Gluten Free  Sugar-Free Skillet Pumpkin Cornbread is a tasty healthy twist on traditional cornbread! Cornbread is a traditional American staple for Thanksgiving and many tables will be adorned with this hearty side dish. Adding some pumpkin puree gives it a slight hint of pumpkin but still keeps the traditional cornbread texture and flavor that everyone {Read More…}

Creamy Pumpkin Quinoa {Gluten & Sugar Free}


Creamy Pumpkin Quinoa is a fabulous gluten and sugar-free breakfast or side dish. If you love pumpkin and have never tried quinoa before, this recipe would be a great way to start! Quinoa, (Keen-wah), is considered a super-food full of fiber, protein, amino acids, folate and magnesium. It’s grain like but technically it’s a seed {Read More…}