Merry Christmas from the Oven Love Family

Just wanted to pop in and share our Christmas card with all of you. We had this sweet portrait done by Etsy artist jordyluxe. I love how it came out! We are making the final preparations today for our holiday fun and looking forward to spending time with our loved ones. Hope you are enjoying […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bites (No Refined Sugar, Grain-free and Gluten-free Options)

I miss you guys! What’s happening? What’s new? How’s your pumpkin carving/Halloween costuming/PSL consumption going this year? We are a bit of a Halloween-neutral family. We will dress up if there’s a party to go to, take the kids trick-or-treating, buy a few pumpkins and hit the fall festival scene, but we don’t love Halloween. […]

What to Make This Weekend. (Labor Day Recipes)

Oh, Labor Day. I will forever confuse you with Memorial Day, but I am always glad when you come around. Four day weekend for military families, what what! We are headed up to the family cabin with my parents and my brother’s fam, so there won’t be much action on the blog until next week […]

Patriotic Pancake Stacks

I am pumped about these Red, White and Blueberry Pancake Stacks that I’m sharing at MPMK today. Seriously, I love them. I want to feed them to everyone. They are adorable, are they not? Perfect for 4th of July breakfast or any other patriotic holiday. Let’s celebrate ‘Merica with a short stack this year! Best […]

Grain-Free Fat Almond Pancake

A few weeks ago, I pinned this Fat Almond Pancake from Green Kitchen Stories¬†and I knew I had to make one. (Definitely check out their blog, it’s gorgeous!) The original recipe wasn’t exactly grain-free, but I knew I could do some tweaking and make easily make it GAPS-friendly. I just loved the look and ease […]

Food Your Mom Wants to Eat.

Okay, all you husbands/children out there, here’s the plan for Mother’s Day: Pick one of these recipes. Make it for your mom. Remember your manners and let her take the first bite. Then tell her how awesome she is at her job and hug her for as long as she lets you. 1: Chocolate Covered […]

Chocolate Bacon Truffles (with a Dairy-Free option)

My darlings, I am so glad to bring this post to you.¬†All of that broken computer nonsense is over and done- how lucky and thankful I am to have a husband who can fix anything (thank you for all your help, too, YouTube- couldn’t have done it without you). And what better way to greet […]

It’s a Christmas crisis!

Haha, just kidding, it’s not that serious. But I feel like I should update you on the goings on of my life. You’re my people! I am currently typing this post on my iPhone, which I didn’t even know was possible until 5 minutes ago- hello, 2012! Our desktop iMac has taken a turn for […]

Thanksgiving 2012 Inspiration

Just in case you weren’t quite done with your menu.. more goodies. 1: Double Apple Bundt Cake, Fall Harvest Salad, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Giants, Whole Wheat Sesame Oat Bread 2: Apple Streusel Bars, The Easiest Roast Turkey (with broth and gravy), Roasted and Spiced Autumn Vegetables, Roasted Cauliflower Soup 3: Quick Cranberry Sauce, Baked Potato […]

Holiday Hosting for Every Appetite

Join me at MPMK today where I’m giving 5 tips to hosting guests with alternative diets, food allergies or other dietary restrictions. It doesn’t have to be a huge headache if you do a little planning. (Or it might still be a headache, but at least your guests will know you love them very much!)