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Gluten Free Cherry Chip Cupcake from The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Cherry Chip Cupcakes

These Gluten Free Cherry Chip Cupcakes are studded with tiny chunks of maraschino cherries. Be sure to save one to put on top!   *sigh* Look at those dreamy cupcakes. They make me smile. Way back in my pre-gf days, I used to occasionally bake a cherry chip cake or cupcake – but always from […]

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Gluten Free Zippy Chippy cookies from @bakingbeauties

Gluten Free Zippy Chippy Cookies

Loaded with the flavours of gingerbread cookies, fresh brewed coffee, and melt-in-your-mouth chocolate, these cookies aren’t your standard chocolate chip cookie – these are Gluten Free Zippy Chippy Cookies.   Last year when I attended the Food Bloggers of Canada (FBC) Conference, one of the evenings we were treated to a cookie on our pillow […]

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Gluten Free Vanilla Layer Cake with rose decorating tutorial

Gluten Free Vanilla Layer Cake {with rose decorating tutorial}

Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary, wedding, or just the fact that it’s another day, this gluten free Vanilla Layer Cake is perfect for all occasions. Covering the cake with the beautiful buttercream roses really adds something special, and it’s really easy to do too!   Thank you so much to everyone for the outpouring […]

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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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