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Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Parfait - Dairy Free Dessert

I am so happy with this one, y’all. When I tell you this is one of the best desserts I’ve made, I mean it – massive hit with everyone who tried it. Dairy free, grain free, gluten free, and high protein to boot (20grams per serving). Happens to be vegan (depending on how you feel […]

The Best Prime Rib Recipe You Can Do Perfectly

Making prime rib feels difficult, doesn’t it? Just the sound of it is intimidating. Two obvious reasons for that are how expensive it is (hate to mess up an $80 6lb roast!) and how complicated most recipes are. Everyone seems to have this trick or that to make the best prime rib recipe, but how […]

Grain-Free Lemon Basil Granola | Chris Cooks

Something that surprised me when Julia cut out grains was how much “crunch” we lost. That texture experience took a big back seat and I missed it. Of course there are a lot of options being made now, but 8 years ago we had no croutons, no cereal, no crackers. I was desperate for that […]

Growing up in the Utah/Idaho corridor, “funeral potatoes” have been commonplace my entire life. Of course once people realized it was a bit of a dark name for such an amazing dish, many started calling it “cheesy potato casserole” instead. Whatever you call the dish, goodness sakes its hard to beat. Ruffled Baking Dish | […]

Caramelized Onion Frittata - Make ahead breakfast | Chris Loves Julia

Christmas morning is always a blur at our house, and adding a holiday-worthy breakfast into the mix is a bit much. To keep it simple, every year I prep a frittata on the 23rd then just add eggs and bake Christmas morning. Ruffle Bakeware | Striped Dish Towel | Gold Flatware Frittata options are endless, […]


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