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Recipe: Vegan Pumpkin Magic Bars

Recipe: Vegan Pumpkin Magic Bars

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Gluten and Dairy-Free Pumpkin Muffins

Gluten and Dairy-Free Pumpkin Muffins

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Recipe: Keto Chocolate Ice Cream

Recipe: Keto Chocolate Ice Cream

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Recipe: Gluten-Free Tartar Sauce

Recipe: Gluten-Free Tartar Sauce

I don't often miss things being gluten-free but about once a year I miss a fish sandwich. Yep-I admit it. I used to love filet of fish sandwiches from McDonalds. I am not sure, but they were the one thing I would order if we went to McD's. Now that I can find really...

Recipe: Low Carb Crumb Mix

Recipe: Low Carb Crumb Mix

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Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken Taco Soup

Recipe: Instant Pot Chicken Taco Soup

Do you have an instant pot? Has it been something you have been thinking of getting after seeing so many recipes on the internet? Now that I have an Instant Pot I cannot imagine NOT having one. An instant pot is an easy to use pressure cooker. Thats the simplest...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Roll

Recipe: Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Roll

Cake roll. Jelly roll. Jam roll. Log cake. What were they called when you were a kid? What do you call this spongy cake that you bake on a cookie sheet, roll up and fill with jam, whipped cream, or a fruit filling? I have been playing with cake roll recipes lately....

Recipe: Turkey Tacos

Recipe: Turkey Tacos

I honestly think my favourite part of holidays is the leftovers. I cannot wait to make gluten free turkey pot pies and if Im lucky enough to have ham left over, then I make a big pot of corn and ham chowder. I really could skip the mashed potatoes, vegetables,...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Linzer Cookies

Recipe: Gluten-Free Linzer Cookies

Linzer Cookies. These are such a classic holiday cookie for me. I really could eat half a dozen of these during the day if I left them out in the kitchen. That is why I keep them in my spare fridge in the basement or there would be none left for the holidays. Do you...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Molasses Cookies

Recipe: Gluten-Free Molasses Cookies

We all have childhood cookie favourites and most bring back such fond and vivid memories. For me, it is molasses cookies. They remind me of my grandma. Her molasses cookies were thin and hard BUT they were covered in the most florescent pink icing and they were my...

Recipe: Gluten Free Snickerdoodles

Recipe: Gluten Free Snickerdoodles

Confession. I had never had a snickerdoodle cookie until recently. For so many people this cookie is a classic holiday cookie and one that they have had at Christmas time for many years. Not sure why it wasn't for me, but it wasn't. Not that I have developed a...

Recipe: Chocolate Dipped Cookies

Recipe: Chocolate Dipped Cookies

Its that time of the year when everyone is sharing holiday baking recipes and I have been doing that too here. Sometimes I wonder if I can come up with anymore gluten-free recipes for you all but then I get in my kitchen, dig out my baking ingredients and ta-da-a new recipe is being shared. […]

Recipe: Keto Bounty Bars

Recipe: Keto Bounty Bars

Are you a fan of bounty bars? If you do not know what they are you are missing out on a classic chocolate bar. It has a coconut filling and is then wrapped in chocolate. If you are a fan of this chocolate bar then I have a recipe for you. What if you could make a...

Recipe: Coconut Cranberry Bars

Recipe: Coconut Cranberry Bars

These gluten-free coconut cranberry bars will now be a favourite recipe for the holidays. I guarantee if you like chewy coconut bars, this recipe will be a hit in your home. These gluten-free bars would be a terrific food gift also. Need a hostess or teacher gift then...

Recipe: Cranberry Muffins

Recipe: Cranberry Muffins

I was scrolling through my Pinterest boards the other day and realized I have few gluten-free muffin recipes on my blog. So what do I do? I get busy in the kitchen creating a new gluten-free muffin recipe. With it being the beginning of December and the start of...

Recipe: Keto Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe: Keto Chocolate Chip Cookies

Can you ever have to many chocolate chip cookie recipes? Well what if I tell you this recipe is low carb and keto? Glad I am sharing the recipe then? These little cookies have just the right amount of sweetness and a few morsels of stevia sweetened chocolate. Are you...

Recipe: Keto Vanilla Cheesecake Mousse

Recipe: Keto Vanilla Cheesecake Mousse

I have been working on more low carb and keto recipes the last few months. With getting older I have been trying to eat healthier and that means cutting back on carbs and sugar if I can. And you all know I love to bake so I decided to work on low carb and keto recipes...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Apple Pumpkin Loaf

Recipe: Gluten-Free Apple Pumpkin Loaf

Can you ever put too much cream cheese icing on a pumpkin loaf? I know I say it a lot but you must make this gluten-free apple pumpkin loaf. It is super moist and has the flavours of apple, pumpkin, walnuts and spices. Have company coming over for brunch? Serve this...

Recipe: Chicken Tortilla Soup

Recipe: Chicken Tortilla Soup

Soups are one of the easiest meals to make I think. Chop up whatever veggies you have in the fridge, sauté them in some olive oil with dried herbs, add some meat, lentils or beans and pour bone broth in the pot and TA DA! You've made soup! Take your soup to the next...

Recipe: Cream Cheese Swirl Bundt Cake

Recipe: Cream Cheese Swirl Bundt Cake

As I am sitting here it is snowing in Calgary. Woke up to a ton of snow on my front porch and as of noon now it has not stopped snowing. Guess my time of morning walks with my runners on is over. I am an avid walker and get out for a 90 min walk every morning-rain or...

Recipe: Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Squares

Recipe: Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Squares

Pumpkin and chocolate. Does that sound like a good combo to you? If you haven't tried the two together then I suggest making these gluten-free squares. Im pretty sure you'll love the combo as much as I do. I have cut back the sugar in this recipe by using Swerve...