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Gluten Free Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes from The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Laced with cayenne pepper and cinnamon, and filled with a rich, decadent ganache before being topped with a silky smooth frosting, these Gluten Free Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes are not your standard chocolate cupcake.   With Valentine’s rushing up on us, I though I would share a recipe for the “must have” cupcakes for the […]

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Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Crispy Treats from The Baking Beauties

Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Crispy Treats

These Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Crispy Treats are a great quick snack for perfect to pack in your child’s lunch kit, or as a classroom treat.     With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, I thought I would share a super simple, easy treat that will put a smile on your kid’s face. These Chocolate Dipped Strawberry […]

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Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Coated Pretzel Crust by the Baking Beauties

Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Covered Pretzel Crust

A tall glass of milk or a strong cup of coffee is all that you need to accompany this Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Covered Pretzel Crust.   When people ask me what is the one thing I miss most since going gluten free, my answer is always “Convenience”. If you want soft garlic bread […]

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Sweet Heat Snack Mix from The Baking Beauties

Sweet Heat Snack Mix

This Sweet Heat Snack Mix consists of toasted almonds and roasted chickpeas, coated in the perfect balance of spices and brown sugar. In case you’ve missed the announcements – tomorrow (February 2nd) is not only Groundhogs Day, it is also the Super Bowl. Whether you’re watching it for the football, the half-time show, or the […]

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Gluten Free Devil's Food Cake from The Baking Beauties

15 Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipes

If given the choice, would you pick chocolate or vanilla? For me, I guess it would depend on what I’d be picking? Cookies? Ice cream? Cake?     If chocolate cake is your favourite, here is a list of 15 Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipes to celebrate Chocolate Cake Day. You can never have too […]

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The Ultimate Chocolate Quinoa Cake from The Baking Beauties

Amazing Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

This Amazing Gluten Free Chocolate Cake has a very special secret ingredient – Quinoa. Naturally gluten free, it is the perfect dessert to serve anyone with a gluten intolerance, sensativity, or celiac disease. Not to mention, self-proclaimed chocoholics. I mentioned on Facebook the other day that I was reading Quinoa Revolution, written by Patricia Green […]

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Gluten Free Peppermint Mocha Trifle by The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Peppermint Mocha Trifle

Gluten Free Peppermint Mocha Trifle is the perfect make-ahead dessert for holiday company and family gatherings.   We’re well on our way into 2014 already. Christmas is quickly fading into a distant memory. All the kid’s toys have found their new homes. We’re back into our normal, weekly routine. The only reminder of the holiday […]

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Gluten Free Whipped Shortbread | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Whipped Shortbread

  Over the 5 1/2 years of my gluten-free journey, I’ve been able to pretty much re-create all my old holiday favourites. Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies – Check. Cream Cookies – Check. Cinnamon Buns – Double Check. I don’t feel deprived at all, in fact, I’m feeling quite content. I know I can make everything […]

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Gluten Free Peppermint Mocha Trifle by The Baking Beauties

Dairy Goodness Holiday Trifle Challenge

  The holidays are stressful. Yet, we put all that stress on ourselves, trying to make the perfect holidays, with the perfect activities, finding the perfect gifts, sending the perfect cards, and making the perfect food. This year, I’m going to try to have a less stressful holiday season. Thanks to the “add to cart” […]

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