This dairy-free salad dressing will help you enjoy dark greens all year long! The secret to it's wonderful taste? Two special ingredients.

Creamy Winter House Salad Dressing

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Instant Raspberry Hot Cocoa Mix (Dairy-free)

By Katie Mae Stanley of Nourishing Simplicity Rich cocoa mingling with creamy coconut and tangy raspberries. Cold winter days were made for hot cocoa. It’s the time of year that is perfect for warming yourself by the fire and wrapping your hands around a steaming mug of cocoa. You love hot cocoa, you savor the simple… 

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This super easy and frugal gluten free cake got rave reviews! -- The Nourishing Gourmet

Easiest Gluten Free Cake from a Muffin Mix

One of the things that made me first love being in the kitchen was baking. I love baking! Warm bread from the oven, juicy pies, sweet cakes, healthy muffins, pizza, bagels ¬– I love it all. I especially loved making baked good for my family and friends. I still have my love of baking, but… 

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This grain free fried rice is full of flavor from ginger, garlic and green onions, and is filling enough to serve as a main dish with the bacon and chicken. Yum! -- The Nourishing Gourmet

The Art of Simple Skillet Dinners

Lack of time or energy for cooking can be the death knell for healthy eating. We’ve had a year like no other, and developing strategies for quick, healthy meals has been essential. (Read about my new series: The Low Energy Guide to Healthy Cooking) Enter skillet dinners. Oh, how I love thee, skillet dinners. 7… 

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I'm so thankful I can buy prepped vegetables. They are helping us get dinner on the table! -- The Nourishing Gourmet

How Buying Prepped Vegetables is Saving Our Dinner

The first tip I wanted to share in my series, The Low Energy Guide to Healthy Cooking, is a simple one, but it has made such a difference for us during a challenging year. Buying prepped vegetables. Can I be honest for a minute? I never really thought I would buy pre-cut and prepared vegetables…. 

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When you feel the worst, you need to eat the best. But how can you manage it when you have chronic health issues or low energy (or are simply busy). This series seeks methods to make eating healthy easier on us. --- The Nourishing Gourmet

The Low Energy Guide to Healthy Cooking

Do you need to eat well, but have little energy to put into cooking? One of the ironies about ill health is that it makes it harder to cook healthy food for yourself when you need it the most. This is especially a problem when you have long-term health issues. Often friends and family will… 

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Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

By Katie Mae Stanley of Nourishing Simplicity Warm spices mingling with rich cocoa, a touch of pumpkin mixed in, topped with maple whipped cream – it’s a whole new way to enjoy fall. Every year as the cooler weather settles in the world gets a tiny bit extremely excited about pumpkin spice lattes and other fall drinks. I didn’t get… 

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