Sunday, June 26, 2016

Baked Oatmeal with Peaches (DF, GF)

This is a very filling breakfast !!!  It will keep you from being hungry for hours !!!!

Adapted from this recipe.

2 Tbsp ground cinnamon 
1 tsp ground nutmeg 
1 Tbsp ground ginger
2 tsp ground coriander 
1 tsp ground cloves 
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 to 1 cup chopped almonds
1 Tbsp Ground Flaxseed 
2 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
1 cup water or unsweetened almond milk
2 cups date syrup
4 cups of fresh peaches 

Mix the dry ingredients in one bowl.    

Mix the wet ingredients (EXCEPT peaches) in another bowl. 

Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and stir until the dry ingredients are moistened.  Mix in peaches and stir until combined.

Pour into casserole dish bake at 350 degrees for about 30 minutes or until top is golden brown.

My favorite food processor is the  KitchenAid  7-Cup Food Processor

For blenders, I use both the  Vitamix Blender and Ninja Master Prep Professional Blender

I praise your greatness, my God the King;  I will praise you forever and ever.
Psalm 145:1 (NCV)

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Minestrone Soup (DF)

1 can tomatoes (I used the liquid) 
2 cups cubed potatoes
1 can chickpeas  (garbanzo beans) (I used the liquid)
1 can cannellini beans  (I used the liquid)
1 can green beans (I used the liquid)
1 onion, chopped
1 Tbsp minced jar garlic
2 to 3 carrots, sliced (I used a can of carrots with the liquid)
3 stalks celery, sliced
1/4 tsp black pepper
1/2 tsp garlic salt
4 cups shredded cabbage
1 - 8 oz can of tomato sauce
2 Tbsp dried parsley
2 tsp dried basil
2 tsp onion powder
2 tsp garlic powder
2 cups water or veggie broth
2 cups uncooked whole wheat or brown rice pasta

Put everything (EXCEPT pasta) in a crockpot and cook on low for 10-12 hours.  Add the pasta when there are about 30 minutes left to cook.  

Teach me to do what you want, because you are my God.  Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground.
Psalm 143:10 (NCV)