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Mediterranean Paleo Cooking

 Want to have brunch with us at our kitchen studio on Vashon this Sunday? To sign up for the event at Brown Paper Tickets, just click on this link.  Danny and I just sent in the copy…

GFF magazine

It’s December 1st. At our house, with a very excited and articulate 6-year-old, that’s a big day. Rehearsals for Lucy’s first Nutcracker performances began last week. We put up our tree last night, to the…

times have changed.

It’s not often that Jack Bishop from America’s Test Kitchen stops by to bake biscuits with you. For us, it was a one-of-a-kind experience. (Desmond was only three weeks old when Jack came to see us. And…

Firefly Kitchens fermented foods

“I want some of the pickled carrots, Mama!” Believe it or not, I’ve heard this sentence quite a few times this week. Lucy has developed a true fondness for the sea salt and ginger-pickled carrots…

gluten-free ice cream sandwiches

For awhile there, we were giving you recommendations here, of foods we like and products that arrived at the house that we would buy again. You can see the tab up there, the one that…

gluten-free in airports

When the airplane’s wheels left the land, I looked over to see Lu’s eyes wide. Danny and I both smiled. She has been on a lot of airplane trips, this kid, but not in awhile.…

The Good Bean/Free From Gluten

We have a new favorite snack around here. Roasted chickpeas. You can roast chickpeas on your own, of course. We have. It’s not that hard. However, since we found The Good Bean, we haven’t roasted any…

gluten-free quinoa cookies

Yesterday, Lu threw her first big temper tantrum. For a week she snuffled along with a cold, then pneumonia. Thankfully, we caught it early, so I didn’t have to worry about her lethargy and sadness…

gluten-free scones

I’ve eaten a lot of bad scones. And I don’t mean gluten-free scones, although I haven’t had much success with them before this week. I mean regular gluten scones, the ones I ate before six…

prosciutto-asparagus tortilla

What do you think when I say, “He eats alone”? Did you feel pity for that person? A little sad? Does it remind you of yourself? Did it scare you? We have such specific images of…