Gluten Free “Overachiever” Avocado Toast

Gluten Free “Overachiever” Avocado Toast

I love making beautiful, colorful nutritious dishes for myself and my family. I love sitting down and eating mindfully, focusing on each bite and savoring it. That's not always what happens, though. Often, I can be found wolfing down my food, or eating it at the sink, because I'm busy and need to just get [...]

Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed Acorn Squash

One thing I really love about the change of seasons is the new flavors Nature provides to us from the vegetables and fruits that come in season, and one of my favorites is the nutty, buttery flavor of acorn squash. I plan to stock up on even more to have on hand for the entire [...]

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

I never imagined I'd be someone who owned and actually used cheesecloth, but here I am. I remember when I was about twenty-eight or twenty-nine years old and my friend, Valeria, who happened to be a Russian immigrant, told me that I should not waste money buying cheese and that I should make it myself [...]

Nourish & Love Simply – gluten free sourdough starter

Nourish & Love Simply – gluten free sourdough starter

Nourish Simply Have you ever eaten sourdough bread? As a child, I remember my mom's friend, Pat, making us the most delicious sourdough bread. I loved it! I didn't even need anything with it.  I ate it straight away. As an adult, I had only had it when in restaurants, because I thought it was [...]