We are making a large purchase this month and with medical bills from the latest events beginning to trickle in, I’m trying to stay simple and inexpensive while meal planning. So, nothing exciting this week – but cheap and easy, healthy, and easily made gluten free. [Simply Living Love uses affiliate links in blog posts.… Read More What’s cooking here this week! Easy Gluten Free Meal Plan
I go through spurts when lunch packing is a dreaded task. This usually happens when I haven’t prepped at the beginning of the week, or at the end of the school year when I’m just over it! Today I want to share with you my favorite lunch packing supplies and some basic tips to… Read More Get out of the lunch packing rut!
This cookie dough is SO GOOD! My oldest told me she was in the mood for it – so I messed with my regular cookie recipe until it was good for raw consumption…and it was hard not to eat the entire batch myself. INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup softened butter (I use 1/4 cup soy free… Read More Melissa’s Eat Your Feelings Edible Cookie Dough (Gluten Free or Not)
What’s cooking in my kitchen this week? These Macarons. I had a request to make these – and I’m hoping I have time to do it! Oatmeal packets Almond Flour Bread – I made this last week – and it’s a really good low-carb bread. Once it cools I cut it into slices and freeze on… Read More What’s cooking in my kitchen this week!
If you saw my post about eating healthy on a small grocery budget, I mentioned that we make our own instant oatmeal packets. My husband takes them to work, and my kids can prepare them on their own. I pack ours in zip-top sandwich bags, but if you have small glass containers you could store… Read More Instant Oatmeal Packets, Make Your Own!
Hey all! We’re back to school this week! It’s time to toss the “fly-by-the-seat-of-our-pants” attitude and get back into ROUTINE. It can be painful – and I’ll be honest. I’ve done nothing to prepare! I realized tonight, the night before school starts, at 8:30pm that I haven’t picked out clothes for my first grader one… Read More Back To School Menu 2017
My kids love these (so does my hubby). I always buy nitrate free hot dogs but I don’t buy them often. They’re still processed and not really healthy. That said – I’m including my favorite gluten free corn muffin recipe. Feel free to pick up a corn muffin box mix (gluten free or not) to… Read More Corndog Muffins – Quick Freezable School Lunch!
I found a deal on Purdue ground chicken the other day and picked up a package. I don’t usually buy ground chicken – because I think it tends to be bland, but I threw together some mini meatballs and they were SO good. The whole family gobbled them up! Ingredients: 1.3 lb ground chicken (standard… Read More Healthy & Delicious Ground Chicken Mini Meatballs
It took many years to find a blend of gluten free flours that I can actually use cup for cup in real flour recipes (including BREAD) that makes gluten free baked goods taste JUST like their glutenous counterparts (maybe even BETTER). So after some tweaking by my friend Shelly, and my own secret ingredient addition… Read More The BEST Gluten Free Flour Blend EVER! ***plus my secret ingredient***
It’s what you’ve been asking for…the GLUTEN FREE TWIX BAR RECIPE!! Here is the link to the recipe, but I made adaptations to make them dairy free as well. For the crust: I HIGHLY recommend Honeyville Almond Flour. Use what you have, but there is a definite difference in taste and texture with this brand.… Read More Gluten Free/Dairy Free TWIX BARS!!!