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Harvest Wild Rice Salad with Pumpkin Vinaigrette

Harvest Wild Rice Salad with Pumpkin Vinaigrette | This Gal Cooks #pantryinsiders

I love wild rice. I’m not sure why I don’t cook with it more. I’ve made this Crockpot Creamy Chicken Wild Rice Soup…and that’s about it. Despite the fact that it’s now fall, it’s still hot as heck in south Florida. Despite the fact that it’s still hot as heck in south Florida, I still […]

Easy Skillet Beef Tex Mex Casserole

Easy Beef Tex Mex Skillet Casserole

If you love Mexican food, you’re gonna want to grab a plate and a fork and dig into this Easy Skillet Beef Tex Mex Casserole. Lean ground beef is browned and then simmered with rice, enchilada sauce, taco seasoning and a little water. Mix in some light cream cheese, black beans, sweet corn, and diced […]

Sausage + Sweet Potato Stuffed Portobello

Sausage + Sweet Potato Stuffed Portabello: Chicken Sausage and diced sweet potatoes are sautéed in Italian seasonings, stuffed into portabellos, topped with an egg and baked to perfection.

Sausage + Sweet Potato Stuffed Portobello: Chicken Sausage and diced sweet potatoes are sautéed in Italian seasonings, stuffed into  portobellos, topped with an egg and baked to perfection. Sunday mornings. Ah, what comes to mind when you think of Sunday mornings? I think of warm, sunny weather. Tasty homemade breakfasts. A 3-4 mile walk/run. A stroll through downtown […]

Fresh Berry Salad with Walnuts + Quinoa

This Fresh Berry Salad with Walnuts and Quinoa is full of nutrients and flavor. Top it off with homemade Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing (recipe included).

This Fresh Berry Salad with Walnuts and Quinoa is full of nutrients and flavor. Top it off with homemade Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing (recipe included). You guys. You don’t know how thrilled I was when I saw how great these photos turned out! I’m finally  figuring out how to properly utilize my lighting sources. Of course, it will […]

Skillet Pizza Pasta Bake

Skillet Pizza Pasta Bake: hot Italian chicken sausage, turkey pepperoni, all natural pizza sauce, veggies, gluten free pasta and cheese come together to make this easy to make casserole.

Skillet Pizza Pasta Bake: hot Italian chicken sausage, turkey pepperoni, all natural pizza sauce, veggies, gluten free pasta and cheese come together to make this easy to make casserole.  You guys. Seriously, you gotta try this. Pizza. Gluten Free Pasta. Pizza Sauce. Smiles on all their faces in less than 30 minutes. All of that […]

Flourless Fudgy Brownies

Flourless Fudgy Brownies. These gluten free brownies are made with almond butter, cocoa powder and agave nectar.

Flourless Fudgy Brownies. These gluten free fudgy brownies are made with almond butter, cocoa powder and agave nectar.  These brownies. Fudgetastic. Fudgetastic. Is that a word? Not according to the English language. But that’s okay. Cause we’re talking food and brownies right now. And brownies this good deserve cutesy made-up words to describe them. In […]

20 Healthier Sunday Dinner Recipes

20 Healthier Savory Dinner Recipes on This Gal Cooks

20 Healthier Sunday Dinner Recipes: A collection of healthier savory dishes that don’t skimp on flavor.  Who doesn’t want to eat healthier? I kinda forget about it when I want to eat a cookie or a slice of cake but I sure do remember after I eat that cookie or slice of cake. Eating healthy […]

20 Sweet and Savory Quinoa Recipes

20 Sweet and Savory Quinoa Recipes on This Gal Cooks

A collection of sweet and savory homemade quinoa recipes that are perfect for any occasion. Holy tons of tasty quinoa dishes, Batman. It’s no secret. Quinoa’s all the rage right now. You wanna be cool? Eat quinoa, yo. You wanna be healthy? Eat quinoa, yo. And then do a little dance to show off your skills. […]

Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowl

Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowls - This Gal Cooks #vegetarian #glutenfree #30minutemeals

Whip up a quick dinner in under thirty minutes with this Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowl recipe. Made with brown rice, black beans, fresh homemade salsa and shredded cheddar cheese. No joke, yo. I scrounged around the pantry and the fridge then threw this dinner together in under 30 minutes. It was a Monday night. Ken […]

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Frittata

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Fritatta - This Gal Cooks #eggs #lowcarb #casseroles

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Frittata: Bacon, brussels sprouts, fresh herbs and spices are sauteed until tender, topped with goat cheese, mixed with egg and baked to perfection. Brussels Sprouts. Cute little veggies that look like mini cabbages. Don’t ya know I love cute little veggies. Grape tomatoes, petite potatoes, and little baby mushrooms […]

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp - This Gal Cooks #glutenfree #freshfruit #dessert

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp. Fresh blueberries and peaches are tossed with cinnamon and honey, topped with an oat, coconut, quinoa and almond flour topping and baked to sweet perfection. Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp Sweet, sweet perfection. I’m gonna give you some sweet, sweet perfection. I’m gonna give you a slice of this Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp. […]

Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad

Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad - This Gal Cooks #healthy #glutenfree #salad

Fluffy quinoa is paired with strawberries, peaches, pears, walnuts, feta and homemade strawberry lime dressing in this Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad. And then there was quinoa. And fruit. And salad. Pretty much in that order. I always have quinoa in my pantry, so check that item off the list. Then while I was roaming […]