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Glorious Gluten Free Rainbow Cake

A Glorious gluten free rainbow cake that covers all the basis. It isn't often that you can find a gluten free recipe that actually tastes just like a traditional flour based recipe, but this one comes mighty close. 

5 Awesome Back to School Cookies and Desserts

We like to use any excuse necessary to deserve a little dessert. Going back to school is the perfect reason to whip up one or more of these school themed cakes, cookies and the hybrid cake pop. All of the following examples are school related and yummy. So fun! 

3 Adorable Free Lunchbox Notes

If you are a bit sad that your kids have gone back to school, you can add a little surprise in their lunchbox and remind them of how much they are loved. These 3 printable sites offer adorable lunchbox notes that are fun and super cute. 

How to Make Baked Pita Chips at Home

Since their recent introduction, pita chips have given tortilla chips a run for their money as the preferable dipper for hummus, white bean dip, salsa, guacamole, and more.  This Middle Eastern inspired chip is so easy to make, there is no need to buy a bag.

Pizza Cupcakes - Its What's for Dinner

Pizza is a family favorite but sometimes time constraints don't allow you to make it from scratch.  These pizza cupcakes are a tasty alternative for the days that you're craving pizza but on a tight schedule.

Kitchen Secrets Video: How to Dice a Carrot

Dicing a carrot can be difficult given the shape of a carrot. It rolls around the cutting board, making it not only difficult but also a little dangerous. Learn how to safely dice a carrot with these easy steps in this episode of Foodista's Kitchen Secrets.

Easy Dinner Recipe: Salsa Chicken

It doesn't get any easier than salsa chicken.  This simple chicken recipe is perfect for busy weeknights when dinner needs to be on the table fast.  Chicken breasts are coated in taco seasoning and then covered with your favorite store bought salsa before being baked in the oven.

Glorious Gluten-Free Nutella Desserts

Gluten-free desserts especially delicious when they contain a certain irresistible Italian chocolate hazelnut spread - Nutella.  This secret ingredient adds tremendous flavor without the worry of wheat sneaking in.

The Easiest Grilled Chicken Breast Recipe Ever

Chicken breast can be one of the most difficult cut of meats to grill because their lack of fat content often leads to dry, chewy breast that needs to be drenched in sauce to taste moist.  However, there is still hope.

The Color Of These Foods Will Blow Your Mind

Healthy eating means plenty of beautiful colors. We found some recipes that are so pretty, they are guaranteed to blow your mind. Check out a spring green smoothie, rich purple chips and even rainbow colored burritos! 

Quick and Easy Casserole For Dinner Tonight

It's late and you are just getting home. What a great idea to have healthy food available to make for dinner. These quick and easy casseroles are perfect for dinner tonight! Most of them are simple enough that the ingredients are probably in your pantry right now. Dinner is served. 

How to Make the Perfect Panzanella Salad

Panzanella salad, a classic Italian dish, was invented as a way to use up stale bread.  This bread salad is made with fresh tomatoes, onions, olives, cucumbers, and whatever other vegetables you have on hand.

Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes: Chicken Enchilada Crescent Bake

Fall is a busy time for parents because the kids go back to school and the number of mandatory events that you have to be apart of goes up.

5 Homemade Snacks to Pack for School Lunch

The first step to making sure your child is eating a delicious and nutritious school lunch is to prepare it yourself.  While you can't necessarily monitor what your child actually eats, you can at least know in good conscious that you are sending them with a lunch that you would eat.

South Bay Rum- A New Discovery!

It's got to be a pretty good reason for me to open a bottle of rum before noon, or even before ten in the morning.  But I swear that the air smelled just like rum this morning.  There was a sweet perfume that wafted into the window and all it said to me was salt air.

Healthy Raw Blueberry Pie Recipes

Blueberries are ready to pick here in Maine. Everywhere you drive, there are signs saying "Rakers Wanted." This refers to the technique used to harvest the tiny berries.

5 End of Summer Tomato Recipes that You Have to Make

A vine ripened garden tomato is one of the greatest gifts in food.  The sweet and acidic flavor isn't comparable to the disenchanted and bland ones found at big box supermarkets.

Easy Vegetarian Meals to Make for Meatless Monday

If your used to meat being at the center of the plate, replacing it with vegetables may be challenging at first.  The key to making vegetables the center of attention is to season them well so no one will miss the meat.

Beautiful Blackberry Desserts to Celebrate the End of Summer

The end of summer is near and that makes us so sad. The warm days seem to go by so quickly. Luckily, our sadness is tempered by the luscious berries that are ready to eat. Blackberries are so delicious, it doesn't seem possible.

Amazing School Lunch Box Ideas For Kids

Back to school lunch boxes are filling up once again. We found some more awesome ideas for snacks and filling ingredients to keep your little scholars running. Check them out. 

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