Gluten Free Creamy Pumpkin Penne Recipe

Creamy Pumpkin Penne Recipe

Recently my vegan, sugar free, soy free, corn free, and of course gluten free son was here for a visit. I will admit I was struck by a moment of panic when contemplating what to make for a family dinner. And then I remembered. I am a recipe developer.

So I do understand when people who are not gluten free come to me and are freaked out about having to make something for a gluten free friend. Their trusted

Gluten Free Creamed Salmon and Eggs

Gluten Free Creamed Salmon and Eggs

I woke up craving a dish I haven’t had in years. It was a recipe a friend of mine used to make for Creamed Salmon and Eggs. I am a suck for pretty much anything in a cream sauce– chalk it up to being a military brat; I was practically raised on creamed chipped beef on toast.

My friend’s recipe was simple- just hard boiled eggs, canned salmon, butter, flour and milk. I decided to give the recipe not only a gluten free update but to make it a tad more sophisticated as well.

Gluten Free Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Pasta

Gluten Free Creamy Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Pasta Recipe

I am the first to admit that I have a particular fondness for mac and cheese with ketchup. Something about gluten free pasta with creamy cheese and tangy tomato that makes me happy. Yes, I know – just add this to the growing list of reasons why I will never be considered a foodie!

What I am not a big fan of however, is how long it typically takes to make a great mac and cheese. When I am hungry, I am hungry NOW!

Gluten Free Creamy Butternut Squash Penne

Gluten Free “Creamy” Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe

There are times when we need something restorative and soul soothing – like a big bowl a big bowl of pasta with a creamy sauce.

The other day was one of those times for me. It was also one of those times when I needed to make do with what was already in my pantry or fridge – no time or energy to run to the store; barely enough energy to eat let alone cook. I needed something simple but I also needed something that felt sort of special.

Gluten Free Creamy Thai Soup Recipe

Gluten Free Five Minute Creamy Thai Soup Recipe

Warm your bones and inspire your imagination with this exotic tasting soup that is made with pantry staples and ready in about 5 minutes

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Creamy Brussel Sprouts Recipe

Dairy Free “Creamy” Baked Brussels Sprouts Recipe

The world of brussels sprouts seems to be divided into two firm camps – lovers and haters. I have yet to meet anyone on the fence when it comes to the lowly brussels sprout!