February 10, 2011

Put the Lime in the Coconut…

…and eat it all up!

Ever since last week, when my doctor told me I needed to go temporarily off of dairy, I have felt like Eeyore with a big cloud over my head. Dairy is half my diet, after all: cheese, sour cream, yogurt, pudding, bisque, cream sauce, mashed potatoes, and butter…lots and lots of butter. *Sigh*

Since then, coconut has been my friend. Well, we were already friends, but now …

January 20, 2011

Caribbean Coconut Chicken

I made this dish today. Actually, I made three of them – one for our family, one for another family, and one extra. It’s easy, delicious, gluten free, and healthy! I especially love the creamy coconut flavor and the wonderful health benefits my family gets from the coconut oil. Enjoy!

2 lb. boneless, skinless chicken thighs
1 large chopped onion
1-2 can(s) coconut milk
2 C. uncooked basmati rice
1/2 lb. …

August 30, 2009

Hawaiian Haystacks with Coconut Gravy

This is a really good meal to serve for a crowd! It’s fun, easy, and delicious! You can get creative and add your own toppings, decorations, and seasoning variations. We were speaking at a homeschooling event several years ago and they served this meal to the leadership using a “Hawaiian” theme. I looked online and couldn’t find a recipe that didn’t include …