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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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Gluten Free Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

Believe it or not, next week is already the middle of February. Not only does that mean we are half way to March, but it also means that it is Valentine’s Day. We don’t do much here to celebrate Valentine’s, whatever we do, is to create memories for the kids. We have the red and […]

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Crusting Buttercream

Birthdays are done and finished for this year, so now we can fully concentrate on Christmas!! Mind you, I’ve been busy crafting and decorating for Christmas for the past few weeks already, that is what has been keeping me busy. But, the end is in sight now, and then I will switch over to Christmas […]

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Gluten Free Caramel Apple Trifle

When my Mom or I are asked to bring dessert to a gathering of friends or family, we enjoy bringing a trifle. Usually I stick to a Fresh Fruit Trifle, using a variety of in season fruit, or a sinfully-delicious Chocolate-Chocolate Trifle. However, after seeing a version of this Caramel Apple Trifle on Pinterest, I […]

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All-in-One Holiday Bundt Cake

Autumn is just such a beautiful time of year. The air is cooler & crisp. The trees turn beautiful colours that you can only enjoy for a few weeks (or until a wind storm comes along and blows them all off the trees). I also love all the flavours that are in season this time […]

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Gluten Free Rootbeer Float Cupcakes

The second order of business today… gluten free Rootbeer Float Cupcakes. Oh, yum! A while back I went meandering in a grocery store in the U.S., and saw this Rootbeer extract. Hmm…intriguing. We don’t have that in Canada. So, I bought it and made cupcakes. Delicious, moist, rootbeer flavoured cupcakes. Mmm… Print Gluten Free Rootbeer […]

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Gluten-free Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

Happy National Lemon Meringue Pie Day! Yes, this is yet another food-holiday inspired recipe. Except, instead of making a pie, I decided to turn the tangy flavour into gluten-free Lemon Meringue Cupcake. I think I succeeded quite well. These cupcakes start with a moist lemon-flavoured cupcake, they are filled with a (quick and easy) lemon […]

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Gluten-Free S’mores Cupcakes with Toasted Marshmallow Frosting

Ah, isn’t summer grand? With all the fun activities that one can do in these few months, I know that making s’mores over a campfire is on my people’s lists. These Gluten-free S’mores Cupcakes with Toasted Marshmallow Frosting take those flavours from the campfire s’mores and brings it to new heights. This cupcake is fancy […]

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