Top 5 Food Photography Tips: How to Take Drool-worthy Food Pics

My Top 5 Food Photography Tips

I’ll be honest, when I started my business as a private chef a couple years ago, I never thought I would end up writing a blog post about my Top 5 Food Photography Tips. That said, it has quickly become one of my favorite skills to develop; occasionally, people ask me about the process and it seemed appropriate to share that process with all of you. Because who doesn’t love taking pictures of their drool-worthy dishes?? Read more

Thai Coconut Soup – Made Gluten Free & Soy Free in Under 30 Minutes

Thai Coconut Soup

If you love thai food, you’ve likely had Tom Kha soup before. It’s a thai coconut soup that usually has a protein like chicken or shrimp, paired with fresh tomatoes, mushrooms, and a coconut milk broth. It’s the perfect soup for the colder winter months, which is why I made this shortcut version.

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5 Gluten Free Substitutes for the Gluten Hiding in Your Kitchen

The Gluten Hiding in Your Kitchen

Did you know there is gluten hiding in your kitchen? It’s likely lurking in your pantry, tucked away in your spice rack and camouflaged in your fridge. But don’t worry, today we’re going to talk about 5 places gluten is hiding in your kitchen and give you 5 gluten free substitutes you can replace them with.

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Gluten Free White Chocolate Chip Macadamia Nut Cookies

These gluten free white chocolate chip macadamia nut cookies are the perfect combination of chewy, soft, thick and buttery! Something about the creamy, white chocolate and the crunchy macadamia nuts creates a texture and flavor combination that makes these my all time favorite cookie.

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Crostini with Brie Cheese and Fig Jam

Crostini with Brie + Fig Jam = WOW

Sorry to start your day off with a math equation… but WOW. These crostini with brie cheese are baked in the oven until the cheese gets all melty and creamy and the bread is perfectly toasted. Then they’re topped with a spoonful of organic Adriatic fig jam.

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Gluten Free Gravy with Bacon & Nutmeg

Pouring Gluten Free Gravy Over Everything

What better way to celebrate my 26th birthday than with a killer gluten free gravy recipe? This is no average gluten free gravy either, it’s made with bacon and freshly grated nutmeg. It’s perfect for drizzling all over your mashed potatoes, turkey, ham, stuffing and wherever else you like your gravy; I’m not judging! Read more

Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts – The Perfect Thanksgiving Side

History with a Side of Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts

These maple bacon brussels sprouts are the ultimate side dish. But before we talk about them, we have to address something. If you read my last post, you know this month is going to be full of Fall/Thanksgiving inspired recipes. Read more