Gluten-free Pumpkin Pecan Tarts

I made these mini pies using a new GF crust recipe. I was very happy with this crust recipe, it was tender, and even slightly flaky. However, I only had to roll the dough into small balls & place in a mini muffin tin (to make mini tarts). I never had to roll out a […]

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Balsamic Roasted Red Potatoes

These potatoes make a great side dish. They are easy to do, have a great base flavour from the herbs & spices, and the balsamic vinegar gives them a really great kick of flavour at the end. Delicious!    

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Pumpkin Ice Cream

Yes, folks…pumpkin ice cream! I’ve never seen this available in the store, but it would really make a great seasonal ice cream, I think. This ice cream tastes just like pumpkin pie, with the wonderful taste of pumpkin, and the great blend of spices. With the heavy cream & egg yolks, it makes a really […]

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Gluten-Free Gingersnap Cookies

Alright, holiday baking is starting to come to mind, and these cookies are great for then (although, I do them year round). They have the right amount of spices, they had a great texture, even days later, and they were a nice chewy gingersnap cookie. Delicious! Definitely add this to your “must try” list. I’ll […]

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Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder

This soup is so easy to make, but has such a great flavour. We all really liked this soup, right down to the 3 year old. My husband even asked that this recipe be put into regular rotation. It’s a nice change from the Veggie Chowder that I usually make.  

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

I have never done as much baking with pumpkin as I have this year. We grew our own pumpkins this past summer. Two varieties; the jack-o-lantern pumpkins and the pie pumpkins. We had a lot of fun with the jack-o-lantern pumpkins, and make some pretty amazing Halloween decorations, as well as donated a number of […]

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Mojito Sorbet

This sorbet tastes just like the drink, with a wonderful lime & mint flavour to it. We really enjoyed this, and will definitely make it again.    

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Bundt Cake

This bundt cake was a real treat to bake & eat. I had not tried making a gluten-free bundt cake before, but this one was moist & delicious! It works beautifully for any fall meal, even Thanksgiving.    

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The Daring Bakers Grab a Slice

Yep, this month, the Daring Bakers took on pizza! But, not just any pizza. This pizza recipe comes to us from Peter Reinhart’s “The Bread Baker’s Apprentice”. Our hostess with the mostess this month was Rosa of Rosa’s Yummy Yums. This may be your basic pizza dough, but it is far from ordinary! A Barbecue […]

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