Archive | April, 2011

Restaurant Review: Grilled Cheese Grill in Portland

Did you know that April is National Grilled Cheese Month? I figured I’d better take part in the celebration before the month was out with a visit to the Grilled Cheese Grill food cart in Portland. It’s a great thing to be able to enjoy a grilled cheese sandwich even though you have to stay […]

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Easy 5-Ingredient Chicken Recipe: Citrus Chicken!

This is a perfect recipe for those times when you just don’t feel like putting in a lot of time in the kitchen. There’s only a few minutes of prep time involved; just be sure to allow for 90 minutes of baking time. The chicken comes out nice and moist, with a wonderful sweet citrus […]

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Thursdays are BEST at Great Harvest Bread Co. in Hillsboro

I look forward to when Thursday rolls around every week. Why? Because every Thursday at Great Harvest Bread Co in Hillsboro I can get a fresh baked loaf of gluten-free bread, chocolate chip cookies, and brownies. Or even a sandwich made on gluten-free bread. For that one day, the whole world seems to open up […]

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Butternut Squash “Lasagna”

Who doesn’t love lasagna? For those who have to stay gluten-free, it usually means using a gluten-free lasagna noodle to replace the regular noodles in a standard lasagna recipe. Cool thing about this recipe is that you don’t need noodles of any kind. I like that it’s naturally gluten-free; plus, it eliminates a trip to […]

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Review: Food Front Cooperative Grocery NW

Food Front Cooperative Grocery has two locations in Portland: NW and Hillsdale. The location I’m writing about is the Northwest location. It’s a small neighborhood market with many treasures tucked inside. Their focus is high quality foods and merchandise from local, organic, and sustainable producers. They’ve got a great selection of gluten-free products, in their own […]

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Pumpkin Nut Muffins

Beware, these muffins are highly addictive. They’re like crack around our place. It’s hard to stop at just one, but you can do it with some strong willpower. These muffins sure satisfy a sweet tooth, and they have that nice cake-like texture that is missing from so many gluten-free baked goods. They are gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, […]

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