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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 Classic Strawberry Shortcake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Classic Strawberry Shortcake

  Summer’s here and that means it’s time for a trip to the berry patch. As a child, my mom would lug me, my brother and an armful of empty ice cream pails to our local U-Pick strawberry field. It was messy business crawling along the straw-packed rows of ripe berries. It was impossible to […]

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Canada’s First Food Bloggers Conference, Eh?

There I was, in a room full of people I didn’t know, save for my benefactors – the two gals from the Manitoba Canola Growers – with whom I had been traveling. I was sure no one knew me as I sat picking out a few familiar faces from the people seated at other tables. […]

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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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Bunny Bait ~ A Quick, Easy Easter Popcorn

Gluten-free Bunny Bait ~ An Easy Easter Popcorn Recipe

  As with each holiday, I try to find ways to make it special for my kids. At Halloween we carve pumpkins as a family, Christmas we do “Elf on a Shelf”, Valentine’s we have a special supper, where the table is nicely decorated and everyone gets to drink from fancy glasses. Although our Easter […]

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Gluten-free Lemon Pound Cake | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Lemon Pound Cake

This Gluten Free Lemon Pound Cake is the perfect dessert, afternoon snack, or a little “something special” in your kid’s lunchbox.   I have been trying to find ‘the’ pound cake recipe for a while. I’ve had as many errors as trials, and just felt like I wasn’t getting anywhere with it. Last week, when […]

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Gluten-free Bananas Foster Cream Pie | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Bananas Foster Cream Pie

This isn’t your Momma’s banana cream pie – This Gluten Free Bananas Foster Cream Pie has raised the bar on all cream pies.   Happy Pi Day! March 14th. The 3rd month, the 14th day. It can also be written 3.14, which is what we round pi off to (the never ending number your high […]

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Gluten-Free Chocolate and Salted Caramel Tarts

Gluten Free Chocolate and Salted Caramel Tarts

Decadent and rich are two words that I would use to describe these Gluten Free Chocolate and Salted Caramel Tarts. Sharing a tart with your love is the perfect way to end a special dinner.   Sometimes I get an idea for a recipe in my head, and there is just no way to shake […]

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Mini Gluten-Free Hi-Hat Cupcakes | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Mini Hi-Hat Cupcakes

These Gluten Free Mini Hi-Hat Cupcakes, with their moist chocolate cupcake, soft whipped frosting, and coated in chocolate, are perfect for when you want something a little special.   I have had my eye on Hi-Hat Cupcakes for years already. What is a Hi-Hat cupcake, you ask? Well, in this cake, it is a chocolate […]

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