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Gluten Free Pumpkin Roll Cake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Pumpkin Roll Cake

  A while back I asked readers on Facebook which kind of pumpkin roll they preferred – the kind that is like a cinnamon roll, or the kind that is like a jelly roll. Surprisingly, the votes were evenly split between the two. I got to work and made these wonderful gluten free Pumpkin Cinnamon […]

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Gluten Free Apple Crisp (Sweet Cravings book review) | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Apple Crisp {Sweet Cravings Book Review}

  A while back I received a complimentary copy of Sweet Cravings: 50 Seductive Desserts for a Gluten-Free Lifestyle (Ten Speed Press 2013)  written by Kyra Bussanich. You may have heard of Kyra, since she is the first gluten-free baker to win The Food Network’s Cupcake Wars. She is also the owner of an all […]

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Gluten Free Gingerbread Cake with Coffee and Chocolate | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Gingerbread Cake with Chocolate and Coffee

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored recipe. I was compensated by the kind folks at Crosby’s Molasses for creating this recipe. However, like always, the opinions are entirely my own.     With the trees shedding their colourful leaves, orange pumpkins adorning the pathway to the doorway, and the morning air being cold enough to see […]

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Gluten Free Vanilla Bundt Cake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Vanilla Bundt Cake

Minneapolis, Minnesota is about 8 hours, 3 bathroom breaks, and one border crossing away from where I live. Every time we go we discover something new about the Twin Cities. After three years of visiting we’ve developed some special destinations. There’s Nickelodeon Universe for the kids, Cafesjian’s Carousel and Barnes and Noble for my husband. […]

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Gluten Free Canada Day Confetti Cupcakes | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Confetti Cupcakes for Canada Day

  Happy Canada Day to all my Canadian readers! I hope you are all having a fantastic long weekend. We have had absolutely gorgeous weather here all weekend, and have been enjoying a very relaxing weekend at home. Today we went to the local Mennonite museum, where the kids got Canada Day stickers, tattoos, and […]

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Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

  When the weather finally begins to warm up here, and the snow is just beginning to melt, I begin the ritual of checking my rhubarb plant for signs of life. My plant is on it’s 3rd year now, we planted it when we moved here, and each year it grows bigger. This year is […]

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Gluten Free Strawberry Cream Roll Cake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Strawberry Cream Roll Cake

Picture this – It’s Sunday afternoon. You’re lounging on the patio, enjoying a highly anticipated  newly-released book by your favourite author. The smell of the lilies and roses in full bloom waft through the neighborhood. The kids are out in the yard, quietly playing a non-competitive game of croquet together. In your hand you have […]

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Gluten Free Layered Carrot and Cheesecake Cake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Layered Carrot and Cheesecake Cake

  This past weekend we celebrated Easter, as did many of you, but I also celebrated a birthday! It isn’t often that my birthday lands on Easter, but since it did, I figured I would make a cake that would be perfect for both a birthday and Easter. A week or so before my birthday, […]

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