Archive | Cakes & Cupcakes

Gluten-free Blueberry Mango Crisp

What do you do when life (or rather, being in the grocery store at the right time) hands you half price blueberries? You find things to bake. But while looking for things to bake, you eat them by the handfuls. Blueberries are such a great fruit; they are full of all sorts of things that […]

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Gluten-free Neapolitan Cupcakes

Are you a chocoholic? Do you insist on basic vanilla? Or do you like to walk on the wild side with strawberry? For those that don’t fall into one category or another, the perfect choice is Neapolitan. Neapolitan is a perfect balance of chocolate, vanilla & strawberry, and is very popular as an ice cream […]

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Gluten-free Devil’s Food Cake with Mocha Buttercream

Who doesn’t love chocolate cake?? OK, I know there are a few of you, but I would venture to say, you are the minority.   I know I love chocolate cake, any kind of chocolate cake, especially if it is covered in frosting. This moist, rich Devil’s Food Cake fit the bill perfectly. My husband […]

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Gluten-free Strawberry Rhubarb Upside Down Cake

It is definitely springtime when the rhubarb’s thin, tender stalks are ready to cut & use. This upside down cake combines rhubarb with moist, sweet strawberries, which bake up into a beautiful sauce under a moist cake with a hint of lemon. Once it has baked, you turn the cake out of the pan, putting […]

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Gluten-free Snickers Cupcakes

Before having to eat a gluten-free diet, my first choice for candy bar would probably be a Coffee Crisp. Mmm…those chocolate bars are special to me because my Grandma would occasionally treat us with a Coffee Crisp when we were at her place. But now, Coffee Crisp bars are off the list so I had […]

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Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Cinnamon Bun Cake

I know many people with Celiac disease, or those with a gluten intolerant, miss the taste of cinnamon buns. Although I do have a fantastic gluten-free cinnamon bun recipe, sometimes you just don’t want to take the time and effort that it takes to bake a batch. If that’s you, don’t fret, you can still […]

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Gluten-free "Six Layer Dessert"

Now, I know many of you are familiar with this controversial dessert. It’s the dessert that made you snicker as a child, and well, even as an adult. It goes by many names, some of which are “The next best thing to Robert Redford” (I think that one must be outdated already, since there are […]

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Help Me Celebrate with Gluten-Free Birthday Cake

It’s that time of year again! I am turning another year older next weekend. I will no longer be in my ‘early 30’s, and I am still too young to be in my ‘late 30’s’. I am now smack-dab in the middle. Hmm…so this is what 16-year-old-me thought was old?? Boy, was I ever foolish. […]

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It’s Mardi Gras ~ Time for Gluten-Free King Cake

When you mention the words “Mardi Gras” most people instantly think of New Orleans. Although I have never traveled to New Orleans, it is a place that I think many people, myself included, have dreamed of visiting. Although the thought of the overcrowding on Bourbon Street, at night, during Mardi Gras is enough to put […]

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