Category Archives: Desserts

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Can she make a cherry pie…?

I love cherry pie.  It’s my favorite fruit pie flavor.  I occasionally get a yen for a blueberry or blackberry pie, and am occasionally seduced to a slice of peach or apple as long as it comes with ice cream.  … Continue reading

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No-Flour Peanut Butter Cookies

I discovered this recipe at Chickens In The Road, and knew that with all the peanut butter addicts around here, it would be worth trying.  Plus, with it being a GF/DF recipe, the Moose could eat them too. A quick … Continue reading

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