Recipes

Gluten Free, Low Sugar Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

- I look forward to the holiday season – visiting family, friends, the exchanging of gifts. And of course there’s the food. When you aren’t hosting your own thanksgiving, it can be stressful to make sure you aren’t getting any gluten in your diet. I had to call my boyfriend’s aunt to make sure that the turkey was okay for ...

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Gluten-Free Recipe: Stuffed Acorn Squash

I have this strange habit.  I sign up for a challenge, accomplish it, and then stop. Cold turkey. On Memorial Day weekend, I ran a marathon.  A FULL marathon.  My FIRST marathon.  That was FOUR months ago.  I haven’t run outside since crossing that finish line…well, except to see who just fell off the monkey bars at recess.  Three years ago, ...

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Gluten-Free “Very Easy” Crepe Recipe

Sometimes I can be intimidated to cook certain foods, especially new gluten-free dishes. For some reason, I thought crepes would be similar to going into the chem lab. I’m happy to report it can be made just as easily as regular ones! But, my theory behind knowing how to cook, regardless of whether it’s gluten-free or not, holds true. Technique ...

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Gluten-Free Almond Drink

Why pay all that money for almond milk when you can make it fresh, fresh, fresh; one-ounce serving of almonds (about 23 almonds) is an excellent source of vitamin E, magnesium and manganese, and a good source of fiber, copper, riboflavin, and phosphorus. Not to mention, every ounce has 6 grams of protein, and 12 grams of heart-healthy unsaturated fats. ...

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Gluten-free and Vegan Gingersnap Cookies

I loved the idea of gifting my homemade cake stands to friends and families for the holidays. (Thanks everyone!) Thing is – you can’t really give a cake stand to someone without having treats on it, especially if they know that you love to bake. So I tried to figure out what seasonal recipe I could make for the stands that I ...

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Gluten-Free Apple Amaranth Pancakes

These pancakes are great for breakfast. Nutritious low fat amaranth adds its rich protein, fiber, iron, calcium, and B vitamins to whole grain brown rice, eggs and applesauce for a nutrient dense breakfast that really satisfies. Ingredients 1/3 cup amaranth flour 1/3 cup brown rice flour 1/3 cup white rice flour 1/3 cup tapioca flour or cornstarch ½ teaspoon gluten-free ...

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Gluten-Free Apple Dumplings

When Apple Dumplings are baking, their unmistakable aroma fills the air. Much more satisfying than apple pie, everyone is sure to appreciate them.   Ingredients Pastry for 2 pie shells (see below) 6 medium tart apples (Jonathon, Pink Lady, Winesap, Granny) 2/3 cup raisins 2/3 cup chopped walnuts (optional) 6 tablespoons fructose or honey 1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ...

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Gluten-Free Apricot Jam Cookies

These yummy cookies are easy to make and store well in the freezer. Ingredients ¾ cup butter or GF margarine or transfat free shortening 2/3 cup fructose 1 egg 2 tablespoon honey 1 teaspoon vanilla Dry ingredients: 1 1/4 cup white rice flour 1/4 cup tapioca or cornstarch 2 teaspoons GF baking powder 1/8 tsp xanthan gum ¾ teaspoon salt Equipment Cookie ...

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Gluten-Free Asian Pot Sticker Recipe

I just want you to know that I don’t know and don’t claim to know how to cook everything. Some things I’m not interested in and some things…well, intimidate even me. I suppose the biggest factor in trying something new is giving myself enough time to fiddle with it and being able to live if it’s not 100% successful. I’ve ...

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Gluten-Free Baked Macaroni & Cheese Recipe

Macaroni and cheese is a great comfort food. When I eat it, I remember those days when my mom would surprise us with her baked macaroni and cheese. This wasn’t just any macaroni and cheese, this was the real deal, made from scratch! After starting the gluten-free diet, pasta dishes were a little tougher to make. Some pastas don’t hold ...

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