Apple Pie 

I love apple pie. There is nothing more comforting than a warm slice straight from the oven and the scent of apple pie baking in the air is to die for. Lucky for me my roomie, as she always does, failed to eat the gigantic bag of red apples she had bought at the store…

Red Velvet Cake w/ Cream Cheese Frosting

Part II to my boyfriend’s pre-Valentine’s Day dinner consisted of his other favorite… Red Velvet Cake. I know, Red Velvet Cake is not your typical companion to breakfast for dinner, but he didn’t care and his eyes just about popped out of his head when I surprised him with this cake. He is definitely my…

Bananas Foster French Toast

One of my boyfriend’s favorite breakfast items is french toast. I had made a fresh loaf of gluten free sandwich bread last night (recipe previously posted) and decided that it would make a great french toast for breakfast. But not just any french toast… Bananas Foster French Toast!       Here’s what you’ll need… 4…

Peanut Butter Chickpea Cupcakes w/ Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting  

My roommate and I loooooove chocolate and peanut butter. She absolutely loves my cupcakes so I decided to experiment with chickpeas instead of black beans for my cupcake base and make our favorite flavor combo. It worked! The result was moist, peanut buttery and chocolatey AMAZINGNESS. I adapted them from the recipe I use for…

Devil’s Food Cupcakes

Here is part II of Chelsea’s surprise cupcakes. Like the Pina Colada Cupcakes I  had to opt for store bought mix due to time constraints, for these beauties I utilized Betty Crocker’s Gluten Free Devil’s Food Cake Mix (prepared as directed on box). This recipe yields a dozen full-sized beauties 💜    I placed the…

Pina Colada Cupcakes

At the beginning of the month I had the pleasure of being a part of my best friend Chelsea’s “Last Fling Before the Ring”. One of our favorite past times was making cupcakes in her cupcake maker so I thought it appropriate that I would surprise her with a special batch for the big celebration….

Cranberry Sweet Bread 

One of my favorite past times was getting a delicious piece of sweet bread with my latte at Starbucks. Well they have yet to come out with a gluten free option and I was yearning for a piece of perfectly sweet and delicious breakfast (good anytime) bread. I made it last week and it received…

Black Bean Chocolate Cake w/ Peanut Butter Frosting 

I had the pleasure of eating dinner last night with my “best friend who happens to be older” and her two little munchkins. She cooked dinner and provided the wine so I offered to bring dessert.  I decided to make a black bean chocolate cake. I normally use this recipe as the base for all…