Chocolate Macarons with Orange Buttercream (for two)


6 perfect little sandwich cookies with the best flavor combination on earth: chocolate + orange

Key Lime Cream Puffs


Gluten-free cream puffs are filled with a delicious key lime cream.

Balsamic Roasted Strawberries

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Balsamic roasted strawberries with port... an unexpected gift to be savored this summer.

Caramel Corn

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Crispy baked brown sugar and butter coated popcorn. Doesn't get much better than this.

Baked Apples

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Mele Cotte {Baked Apples filled w/amaretti & grappa mixture}

Creamy Baked Chicken Taquitos

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Creamy Baked Chicken Taquitos packed with shredded chicken, salsa, spices and two types of cheeses.

Mexican Sourdough


For the last several months I've been busy making dough… sourdough! I love it. It's so old school, tactile, physical, chemical, biological, nutritious, delicious... And it may seem very technical at first, but once you figure out what works for you, it can be a fun creative free-style type of baking. It requires no fancy equipment, or special ingredients - and kneading dough is a great way to relieve stress. :)

Healthy and usually vegan, sourdough can be made with wheat flour, rye flour, gluten-free flour...

Green Garlic, Bacon & Thyme Scones with White Pepper Maple Glaze


Gluten Free Green Garlic, Bacon & Thyme Scones with White Pepper Maple Glaze. A Gluten Free Ratio Rally recipe.

cinnamon spiced pecans


And really, it couldn't be easier. You whisk together a bit of egg white that acts as a binder for the aromatic goodness to come. Then you add a bit of soft brown sugar for sweetness and a potpourri of spices and toss the pecans in. Turning them about ever so gently, the goo will pull between the pecans like cinnamon cobwebs and off it goes into the oven where it will permeate your entire house with a fragrance that makes you wish St. Nick was just around the corner.

Grasshopper Bars


Chocolate and mint. Low carb and gluten free. Need I say more?