Christmas Mantel

I’m decorating for Christmas in sections and today I worked on the mantel. It may change again & eventually our stockings will be put on the mantel, but here it is as of today. * My apologies on the quality of the pictures.

Gluten Free Peanut butter chocolate bars

I was in such a mood for peanut butter and chocolate & bars sounded so yummy, so why not? These were quick and easy to make & so delicious! Hope you enjoy them! Ingredients: 1 stick Earth Balance vegan butter 1/3 cup Teddies natural peanut butter 1 Large egg 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/4…

Hearty Potato Soup

Even though the temperature has been in the 70°’s and 80°’s, I’ve been so excited to have more hearty and warming meals. I’ve been so ready to celebrate Fall & enjoy the cozy, warm & comforting foods the season brings. Here is a recipe that I hope you enjoy, hoping it gives you that cozy,…

Cheesy fries

Oh My Goodness!! These are soooo yummy!! They’re so good on the side of a veggie burger or as a snack alone! Serve with ketchup or sour cream to dip into or they’re even good alone!! Enjoy! Ingredients: 8 Russet potatoes, cut into fry shapes Vegetable oil to mix fries in, in a big bowl…

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

I made this cake for my son’s birthday and it was moist, delicious, chocolate heaven! Hope you enjoy! Ingredients for cake: Butter & cocoa powder for pans, for dusting 3 cups all purpose gluten free flour with xanthan gum 2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup coconut sugar 1 1/2 cups organic cacao powder, unsweetened 1…

Pumpkin cheesecake with chocolate Ganache

Friday was my husband’s birthday & he requested a cheesecake for his dessert (every birthday we all choose the dessert we want). He loves almost anything pumpkin & Fall is around the corner, so I thought, “Why not a pumpkin cheesecake?”. The chocolate ganache works well with the pumpkin and makes a pretty topping. I…

Fudgey Brownies with Salted Caramel Topping

My kids were craving chocolate & caramel last night and well, I had to come to the rescue, you know, for the kids. 😉 Ok, so I suddenly felt up to chocolate and caramel too! I decided on making brownies! My husband LOVES brownies! Everyone was happy!! These are very rich and fudgy and the…