Category Archives: Desserts

Flavors for Kefir and Kombucha

Ok, so I cheat. It would be better, healthier, and overall more granola to use real fruit and all, but there’s only so much time in the day. Someday I’ll get there, and then tell you all about it. In … Continue reading

Posted in Allergy-Friendly, Beverages, Desserts | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Homemade Kefir

How to make kefir at home! Continue reading

Posted in Beverages, Desserts, Snacks | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Almond Braid

There are times, when someone asks for a recipe, that it’s simply a matter emailing them the document that I’ve saved it in.  Or just jotting down what I do from memory.  Or making a copy of it, plus a couple … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Desserts | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Crispy GF/DF Chocolate Chip Cookies

As the Moose gets older, he is becoming more aware that his food isn’t always the same as ours.  This isn’t always a bad thing; he enjoys having “his” foods that he doesn’t have to share. I, on the other … Continue reading

Posted in Allergy-Friendly, Baking, Comfort Food, Desserts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pie Dough – my current version, with tweaks

After seeing  a number of articles in the past year on pie-baking, I decided to make an effort to find a pie dough that was more than just an envelope for the filling.  I wanted something super-flaky, with a good … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Comfort Food, Desserts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Chocolate Mudslides

I was reading up on healthy snacks the other day, and had a brainwave about creating a high protein, gluten-free, dairy-free snack for the kids.  It would have been lovely if it were also mess-free, but since it involves chocolate, … Continue reading

Posted in Allergy-Friendly, Comfort Food, Desserts | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dairy Free Pumpkin Ice Cream

Mrs. H blogged about pumpkins , and got me to thinking.  We’ve had a couple of pumpkin pies, and I’ve made pumpkin soup from the pumpkins I roasted and froze last fall.  Why not ice cream? David Lebovitz, the author … Continue reading

Posted in Allergy-Friendly, Desserts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment