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    Gluten Free Healthy Banana Bread/Muffins

    Like I said in my “BEST BANANA BREAD” Bananas are a staple in the kitchen and therefore having a go to banana bread recipe is a MUST. Now when someone asked if my above recipe was for clean eatting I had to regrettably shake my head. IT is not…it has the enevitable flour, sugar, butter (yum)…and even pudding which makes for a not so clean recipe. Gluten is cool, but non-gluten recipes are even MORE cool. So creating my go to gluten free recipe that incorporates honey for that sweetness and coconut oil for the moisture makes this recipe WORTH the non-gluten. On top of that I added chocolate chips cause…

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    Blueberry & Lemon Muffins

    Jason Marsh, hold on to your blueberries! Facebook Twitter Google-plus My girls 8th birthday and she requested a LEMON CAKE. Lemon requests are common in this household…just not on chicken piccata (learned that the hard way and wasted way). Yet the creation was delayed due to a large Suzy’s cake red velvet sitting on the kitchen counter. So after devouring one to many slices for myself, I decided instead of a yummy cake…why don’t we make breakfast muffins! Sammy agreed, and then after further convincing approved a blueberry-lemon combination. When I came across the original Jordan Marsh’s FAMOUS department store recipe, I had to have a go. Except due to the…

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    Life Is Adventure

    Hi! I’m Natalie. I am an adventure enthusiast who has ventured herself into the city of Los Angeles as a private chef. It did not just happen this way….at all. I was a biology major in college, I went to Azusa Pacific University where I served in missions all four years. I thought I was going to be a doctor, and be the HERO to the sick and needy. Well, turns out 4 years post grad and I am medical degree-less and more so a hero in the kitchen to some the amazing families in West LA. God sure does have a funny way of creating space for us to…