Monthly Archives: December 2013

Quinoa Stuffed Mushrooms

In this quinoa stuffed mushroom recipe, sun dried tomato pesto is mixed with herbs & quinoa then stuffed in mushrooms for a healthy, gluten free appetizer!

Quinoa Stuffed Mushroom Recipe

This stuffed mushroom recipe is a delicious and healthy way to start off the New Year.

They’re perfect for serving as appetizers at a New Years Eve Party and were a hit at my annual Christmas Birthday Cocktail Party!

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Cranberry Brussels Sprout Stuffed Acorn Squash

Brussels sprouts are roasted with cranberries and pancetta then stuffed in squash for the perfect gluten free, winter stuffed acorn squash recipe!

Brussels Sprout Stuffed Acorn Squash

I made this recipe last week and couldn’t wait to share it with all of you! Between the craziness of holiday travel, parties and family activities, I’m just getting the chance to share it!

Consider it a belated Christmas present from me to you!

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My Day With Grokker

Whitney's Christmas Party Cooking Special

I’m so excited to announce that I have officially entered the Grokker family as the sites newest cooking expert!

Back in November I spent a day with the crew filming “Whitney’s Christmas Party“, a series of six Christmas cooking videos.

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Macadamia White Chocolate Crunch Bars

Macadamia White Chocolate Crunch Bars combine four simple, sweet ingredients into the perfect easy, tasty treat recipe!

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Crunch

Today’s post is sponsored by Hawaiian Host.

White Chocolate, Macadamia Nuts and Peanut Butter all combined into one little treat that takes less than 10 minutes to make? Sounds like my kind of snack!

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Gluten Free Sweet Potato Sausage Balls

This delicious recipe for gluten free sausage balls combines creamy mashed sweet potatoes with homemade gluten free bisquick mix, cheddar cheese & sausage!

This delicious recipe for gluten free sausage balls combines creamy mashed sweet potatoes with homemade gluten free bisquick mix, cheddar cheese & sausage!

Sausage balls have been a holiday party favorite of mine since I was a little girl. My aunt used to make them at her house every Christmas Eve and I was hooked from then on!

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Cranberry Goat Cheese Ball

Making a cheese ball at home is simple! Made with only 4 ingredients, this Cranberry Goat Cheese Ball is the perfect quick & easy appetizer!

Cranberry Goat Cheese Ball

There might be nothing I love more in life than cheese. Ok, maybe my Mom and Dad and the movie Elf, but that’s about it. Everything else comes second to my obsessive love of CHEESE!

For my annual Christmas Birthday Cocktail Party I decided to make this Buffalo Cheese Ball. I then decided that the savory cheese ball needed a sweeter counterpart, therefore the Cranberry Goat Cheese Ball was born!

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Gluten Free Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

These Mini Gluten Free Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes are a sweet and delicious bite sized treat that could be served as breakfast or dessert!

Gluten Free Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

Somewhere between dessert at midnight and breakfast at 8 AM, I had the grand epiphany to combine the two into Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes!

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Spicy Chorizo Mexican Lasagna

This recipe for Spicy Chorizo Mexican Lasagna gives a unique spin to the classic Italian dish that is full of flavor and easy to make in under an hour!

Spicy Mexican Lasagna

After creating this delicious and super popular Mexican Stuffed Shells recipe, I couldn’t wait to come up with another great pasta recipe with a Mexican flair!

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Asparagus Beef Stir Fry

Gluten Free Asparagus Beef Stir Fry is a simple and flavorful recipe that is perfect for weeknight dinners and sure to become a family favorite!

Asparagus Beef Stir Fry Recipe

There’s nothing I love more than “better than take out” asian dishes, such as this Asparagus Beef Stir Fry.

It’s not only better, it will probably take less time than driving to pick up the take out and it’s gluten free!

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