Dessert Recipes

Pumpkin Apple Muffins

Pumpkin Apple Muffins

So. Have you gotten sick of pumpkin recipes, yet? I used to not like the flavor of pumpkin at all. I didn't even start eating pumpkin pie until I was in my late teens. Even then, I only liked it for the whip cream. As I've gotten older, I have liked the taste more and...

Apple Pie

Apple Pie

Fresh apples! Do you know how to get the freshest apples? Pick them yourself. Oh yeah! We are lucky enough to have an apple orchard up the road a little ways that has u-pick apples. It’s about ½ hour from us. Gizdich Ranch. Yeah, it took a while to be able to say that...

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Chocolate Mint Brownies

It took me forever to come up with this recipe. Or should I say, “It took me forever to get it right.” I think I tried 8000 different variations trying to get it to come out right. The taste was usually fine. In fact, I would say pretty good. But the texture or...

Chocolate Covered Mango Strips

Chocolate Covered Mango Strips

My snacks have been pretty limited since finding out about all of my allergies. Limited to like… Well… Um… Yeah, let me get back to you on that. OK, I’m back. Had to think for a minute. Whew! So, I can eat muffins. Well, MY muffins. I can eat potato chips. The kind...

Almond Joy Smoothie Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Almond Joy Smoothie Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Smoothie Time! Since I haven't posted a smoothie recipe in, like, a few weeks, I thought it was about time. LOLs This is a good one, too.  Almond Joy Smoothie! I never thought I would ever say or write this sentence about a smoothie, but.. This is a stick-to-your-ribs...

Strawberry Banana Muffins (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Strawberry Banana Muffins (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Today's post is over at And Love It Too! Sunny has a wonderful series going this month called Healthy Lunchbox. She has done it for 3 years, and I am honored to be part of it this year. I decided to take a look around And Love It Too! What a fabulous blog! So wish I...

Strawberry Pudding Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Strawberry Pudding Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Technically, Jello Pudding is gluten free. Buuuuuuuuuuuttttttttt................................................. Have you ever looked at the list of ingredients? SUGAR, MODIFIED CORNSTARCH, COCOA PROCESSED WITH ALKALI, DISODIUM PHOSPHATE (FOR THICKENING), CONTAINS...

Chocolate Strawberry Hummus Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

Chocolate Strawberry Hummus Recipe (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

One of the things I cannot eat, right now, is vinegar. It is started with yeast, and even the distilling process does not take all of the yeast out. Do you know what has vinegar in it? Just about every condiment ever made. Yeah. Seriously. Look at the labels. Mayo -...

Tropical Dessert Smoothie Recipe

Tropical Dessert Smoothie Recipe

Another one to add to the smoothie repertoire. (I got close enough on that spelling the first time that I could right click and get the right spelling. Spelling B, here I come. What? I'm too old. Rats!) Anyway, this is a straight up dessert smoothie. D-E-S-S-E-R-T!...