gluten free desserts

Top Fall Sweet Treats

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Today is officially the first day of fall! Here in sunny Florida, it sure does not feel like it, but that’s not stopping me from getting into the fall festive mode. I already broke out the pumpkin scented candles, cinnamon potpourri, and fall place mats for my dining room table and now comes the fun part – fall baking!I absolutely love to bake, but baking for the fall and winter seasons has always been a favorite activity of mine. There’s nothing like the flavors of pumpkin, cinnamon, gingerbread, and peppermint to really get into the feel of the upcoming holiday […]

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Flourless Chocolate Cake

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Since being diagnosed with Celiac Disease, finding desserts that are enjoyable and actually taste good has been quite a challenge. I have been a diehard chocolate fan for years, so when I found out that chocolate cake could be made without flour, I was ecstatic! I turned to my favorite website to find out how to make this delectable dessert and adapted the recipe a little by replacing coconut oil for butter.To use coconut oil in any recipe, simply replace it in a 1:1 ratio. This healthy fat can transform any dish by complimenting both sweet and savory. I personally […]

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Gluten-Free Halloween Cookies

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I look forward to the fall season every year and all the activities you get to do during the season! My son is at the age where he is very interested in helping me with tasks so we decided to make Gluten-Free Sugar cookies. As an added bonus Aidan and I decorated them with a Halloween theme! Here is my recipe for the cookies: Ingredients: 1 cup icing sugar (confectioners sugar)  1/2 cup brown or white sugar  2 eggs  1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup Kelapo Extra Virgin Coconut Oil 3tsp almond extract Directions:  Mix on high until combined.  Add: 2 1/2 cups grocery store […]

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