This toaster oven is amazing - bakes well, toasts well, is sturdy, easy to clean, and is large and spacious. Plus, the interior does NOT have nonstick. Great for those who avoid it. -- The Nourishing Gourmet

Finding a Toaster Oven Without Nonstick

Thanks for stopping by! If you’re interested in healthy eating check out my free gifts! and subscribe to get regular email updates. How bad is nonstick for you really? There are a lot of opinions on that. I personally choose to avoid it considering that some studies show that the chemical, PFCs, found in nonstick,… 

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Gluten-Free Goat Cheddar Mac and Cheese - Kid friendly, and NO cow dairy! -Creamy and delicious. - The Nourishing Gourmet

Stove Top Goat Cheddar Mac and Cheese (Gluten Free)

Gluten-free noodles topped with an ultra creamy and mild cheese sauce that is free of any cow dairy, but rich and creamy with goat cheddar and chicken broth. Yum! This dish is gluten-free and cow dairy-free, but still has that lovely creamy flavor and perfect noodles that I loved as a child. I’m glad that… 

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5 Things I’m Loving

With three little people in very different stages, with a husband doing multiple part-time jobs while in seminary, and with me keeping up with the family (as best I can) while dealing with some health issues, life can slip by just like that. So this week I’ve continued to concentrate on the many things that… 

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Creamy Quinoa Casserole with Chicken and Mushrooms

This casserole’s aroma and visual appeal had my kids ogling: first the smell of the easy roux cooking (think browned butter and cream!), then the grating of the Gruyere, the toasty smell of quinoa bubbling in bone broth, and, of course, the redolence of sauteed mushrooms with garlic and herbs. I first made this casserole… 

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5 Things I’m Loving

It’s been a busy time with my one-year-old now walking, and two moves in recent months. I have a list of topics I want to write about, but I know that it could take a while to get to all of them. But I still want to share glimpses of my life, foods I love,… 

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$15 Trader Joe's Meal - Sweet Potato Hash -- The Nourishing Gourmet

Greek Sweet Potato Hash – $15 Meal from Trader Joe’s

By Natalia Gill of An Appetite For Joy What could be better than diced sweet potatoes fried up with garlic and green onions, then topped with wild peppery arugula, salty feta and a sprinkle of sumac? Not much in this world if you ask me. This Greek sweet potato hash is also versatile – delicious on… 

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This creamy, flavorful porridge is grain and dairy-free, and is a lovely way to start the day. Can you guess what the secret ingredient is?! It also makes a great snack in the afternoon or evening. It’s perfect for those on a Paleo or AIP diet, or just those who enjoy a healthy alternative to grain based porridges. --- The Nourishing Gourmet

Creamy Grain-Free Porridge

This creamy grain-free hot “cereal” is gently spiced with cinnamon and ginger for a delicious and good-for-you breakfast! I discovered this method of making a hot porridge since I started the AIP diet. It only takes a minute to put the ingredients together, and then it gently simmers while I get breakfast for the rest… 

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