It all started back in my very first apartment during my sophomore year of college. Both the holidays and finals were rapidly approaching and I had a full kitchen at my disposal after a year of living in the dorms with a microwave and mini-fridge. I needed a way to both procrastinate writing papers and to get into the holiday spirit in sunny San Diego. And so, I covered all the flat surfaces in my two bedroom apartment (shared with three other girls) with cookies.Read More
Although I ordered my gluten free turkey a couple of weeks ago, I pretty much forgot about planning our Thanksgiving menu until this week. After looking at the calendar and realizing how quickly one of the best dinners of the year was approaching, I managed to jot down a full shopping list in about five minutes.Read More
I've done a lot of traveling this year, more than any other year since starting this blog. Through those travels I've found a couple of stand out items that I've just been loving along the way and since the season of gift giving is upon us, I thought I'd share some of my favorites!
Accordion Treats are another family recipe that I remember having during the holidays for about as long as I can remember. These gluten free versions are maybe a bit more fluffy than crispy and have to be very gently removed from the foil. Someday I would like to try making these dairy free by substituting coconut oil. But I'll save that for another day and let you enjoy the butter goodness of these!
And yes, you may also call these Banana Slug Cookies.Read More