Category Archives: desserts

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Vegans and sugar-free folk, avert your eyes. No really, just stop reading now, because this cake is so not for you. It’s not really for me, either. It’s for the kiddo, who turned 8 this week. And, well, I indulge … Continue reading

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PB & Jelly Bars

Remember the Choco Nut Drops? Well, the lovely Ari from Frugally Rich Life commented¬† on that post that she can no longer eat coconut in any form. Can you imagine? Ouch. But, she is a peanut butter lover like me, … Continue reading

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Kiddo Creations: Bossk Brownies (vegan, grain-free, sugar-free)

I haven’t been cooking lately. Not at all. And you know what, I’m okay with that. Everyone needs a break now and then, right? And, I haven’t been eating out. I’ve been living on things like fruit and nut bowls … Continue reading

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Chocolate Snowballs for 12 Days of Gluten-Free Christmas Cookies

We’re almost through our 12 days of Gluten-Free Christmas Cookies hosted by the fabulous Maggie of She Let Them Eat Cake. Tomorrow you get to share your favorite recipes on Maggie’s website for a chance to win some amazing prizes. … Continue reading

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Walnut Pie (gluten-free, vegan)

In case you missed all the excitement, there’s been a flurry of Thanksgiving-related gluten-free posts this week. They’ve been prompted by none other than the Gluten Free Girl, herself, Shauna Ahern. I contributed a not-quite-perfect recipe to Shauna’s round-up. But, … Continue reading

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Thai-Inspired Truffle Treats

I can’t take any credit for this flavor combination. The other night we were eating dinner – Thai lettuce wraps with a coconut milk, peanut butter, lime sauce – when the boys in my life started waxing poetic about how … Continue reading

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Chocolate Beet Cupcakes (vegan)

Beets. Those little red devils that taste of earth and stain your hands. Everyone says you either love them or hate them. But, everyone is wrong. I’m decidedly somewhere in between. Let’s say that I may be learning to like … Continue reading

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Peanut Apple Scones (grain-free, vegan)

A week or so ago, Gluten-Free Gidget posted about ingredient guilt. You know – it’s that feeling you get when you buy something, with some grand (or not so grand) idea in mind and then the ingredient sits in your … Continue reading

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Better Than Dairy Queen "Ice Cream" Cake

Update: Want a raw, vegan version? Check out my Better Than Dairy Queen “Ice Cream” Cake – Take Two. My husband’s birthday lands smack dab in the middle of the hot & humid Wisconsin summer. Not a good time to … Continue reading

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Dutch Sugar Cookies

Usually, the recipes that I post have some sort of redeeming quality – something that makes them healthy. This recipe has nothing. It is the gluten-free equivalent of out and out junk food. But, hey, these aren’t for me to … Continue reading

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