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Gluten Free and Vegan Hot Cocoa Snickerdoodles

One of the unexpected perks that I’ve received from blogging has been the community it has created. I really didn’t know what to expect when I started out 6 1/2 years ago, but over the years my life, and recipes, have crossed paths with so many people, it’s amazing. I’ve gotten to interact with many […]

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Gluten Free Apple Crisp (Sweet Cravings book review) | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Apple Crisp {Sweet Cravings Book Review}

  A while back I received a complimentary copy of Sweet Cravings: 50 Seductive Desserts for a Gluten-Free Lifestyle (Ten Speed Press 2013)  written by Kyra Bussanich. You may have heard of Kyra, since she is the first gluten-free baker to win The Food Network’s Cupcake Wars. She is also the owner of an all […]

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Gluten-free Saskatoon Pie | The Baking Beauties

Gluten Free Saskatoon Pie {Prairie Fruit Cookbook review}

  First off, you might be wondering what a “Saskatoon” is. If you look at the picture, you’ll notice they look similar to blueberries. They are small dark purple berries, picked the same way blueberries are, but they have a different taste. I’ve read someone describing them as having more of an apple flavour – […]

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Fairmont Cooks with Kids | The Baking Beauties

Fairmont Cooks with Kids

The Fairmont Winnipeg is one of Manitoba’s most elegant hotels. Located near the infamously windy corner of Portage and Main the hotel is situated inside the City’s newly designated Sports, Hospitality, and Entertainment District (SHED). Built by the Richardson family – famous Winnipeg grain merchants – the hotel has been welcoming guests to Winnipeg since […]

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Cookbook Review ~ Gluten Free Baking for the Holidays (J. Sauvage)

Christmas is a mere 2 months away. For those of you who are celebrating your first gluten-free holiday season, this can seem like you are coming upon a dark & dreary time. A time of sitting in the corner munching on rice crackers and carrot sticks while everyone around you is enjoying cookies, cakes, and […]

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A Cookbook Review – The Cake Mix Doctor Bakes Gluten-Free

I’m sure that you’ve all heard of the Cake Mix Doctor. If you haven’t, her name is Anne Byrn, and she has created recipes to take those boxed cake mixes, and make them into great cookies, bars, cakes & Bundts. You use the cake mix as the base, and add in different ingredients, making it […]

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Our latest adventure at Montana’s Restaurant

When we go to Winnipeg, we will very often eat at Montana’s. The kids like it there, you can colour on the tables, the atmosphere is busy enough to keep the kids busy, and the food is great. We enjoyed going there before we had to worry about finding gluten-free items on their menu. But […]

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