Plum Applesauce (GF, DF, V, Paleo, Whole30)

Plum Applesauce // One Lovely Life

A big huge congratulations to Emily H., who won the Blendtec giveaway! I really wish I could have sent one to all of you. The good news is that I have another fun giveaway scheduled at the end of the month. Stay tuned! Happy Labor Day, friends! It sort of hit me all at once… 

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Smoky Chipotle Salsa (gf, df, v, Paleo, Whole30)

Smoky Chipotle Salsa // One Lovely Life

It was a good weekend, friends! Not a perfect one, but a really good one. We were thrilled to hear Michael was given a spectacular job offer from the company he interned with this summer, so we have a job lined up following Michael’s graduation next spring. Yay! We have this great Mexican place near… 

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citrus avocado dressing and dip (gf, df, v, Paleo, Whole30)

Citrus Avocado Dip or Dressing (Whole30 approved!!!) // One Lovely Life

Avocados are my love language. If I possessed the skill to write sonnets, I would write at least one very good one about avocados. Since we went gluten and dairy free, they’ve become one of my go-to sources of healthy fats. They’re so versatile, taste delicious, and you can even freeze them! (Yep! It’s true!)… 

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simple homemade teriyaki sauce (gf, df, v)

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A simple, delicious method for making homemade (gluten free!) teriyaki sauce. Happy Monday, dear reader. How was your weekend? 3/4 of the family was sick with sore throats and colds. Thankfully, Michael was spared–he has finals starting this week, and it would be awful to be sick on top of it all. I think the… 

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harvest salad with maple poppy seed dressing (gf, df, v, Paleo)

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Harvest Salad with Maple Poppy Seed Dressing – This dressing. THIS DRESSING!!! Have you tried the Sweet Kale salad from Costco? It’s divine, but since we’re dairy and gluten free, I’ve been looking for a version to make at home. What can I say? I have a thing for fall salads. I can’t help it. And… 

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mango guacamole chicken wraps (gf, df)

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Mango Guacamole Chicken Wraps – A slightly sweet twist on your favorite guacamole. A mouthwatering savory-sweet combination! Marriage changes people. Exhibit A: When we got married, I had never cooked steak in my life. That’s not true anymore. Exhibit B: Michael told me when we got married that he thought mangoes tasted like pine trees…. 

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