Category: Baked Goodies

Graham Cracker Toffee #glutenfree

Hi y’all!  ‘Tis the season for all those sweets and treats.  This GF graham cracker toffee is a super easy, very decadent and tasty treat that you can take to any holiday gathering and everyone will love it!  Make it gluten-free by buying GF graham “style” crackers and make sure your pecans are safe (not processed at a facility with WHEAT).  To make it casein-free, I used ghee instead of unsalted butter. 12 GF graham...

Orange Marmalade Oatmeal Cookies #glutenfree #caseinfree

I was looking for a way to use up some extra orange marmalade in the fridge and came up with these super addictive and delicious orange marmalade oatmeal cookies.  You are going to love them! They are naturally gluten-free, dairy-free and egg-free real food and super easy to make from scratch.  I thought I would share the recipe while I’m working on The Weekly Menu Cookbook – a collection of my favorite gluten-free casein-free appetizers, soups,...

Chocolate Chip Breakfast Muffins #glutenfree

I’m always trying to improve recipes to make them even healthier and more allergen friendly (egg free, dairy free, gluten free, soy free) without losing taste and texture. This was a recipe for orange-pinapple chocolate chip muffins, but I’ve taken out the white flour, xanthan gum and egg. I was truly surprised how well they turned out!  It’s a keeper! Chocolate Chip Breakfast Muffins 3 cups GF oat flour (or use a GF blend) 1...

Orange-Pineapple Chocolate Chip Muffins #glutenfree

Orange-Pineapple Chocolate Chip Muffins 1 1/2 cups GF all-purpose flour 1 cup GF oat flour 1 tsp aluminum-free baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp kosher salt 3/4 cup raw cane sugar 1/3 cup GF orange marmalade 1 large egg 1 large orange, freshly juiced (3/4 cup) and zested 1 cup fresh ripe pineapple, finely chopped 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips Tip 1: Please read about oat safety because newly diagnosed Celiac patients, a...

Carrot Cake Muffins #glutenfree #caseinfree

Who doesn’t love carrot cake? These muffins are a healthier gluten-free, casein-free version that taste just as decadent as the original. The secret is using fresh ripe pineapple. Yum! Serving Size: 12Carrot Cake Muffins #glutenfree #caseinfree Save Recipe Print Recipe Ingredients2/3 cup all-purpose GF flour (without xanthan gum)2/3 cup certified GF oat flour2 tsp guar gum1 tsp baking soda1 tsp aluminum-free baking powderPinch kosher salt1 tsp cinnamon1 cup raw cane sugar2/3 cup ghee, melted2 large...

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins #glutenfree #caseinfree

  These gluten-free, casein-free chocolate zucchini muffins were pretty simple to make.  The hubs approved.  Lots of flavor and nutritional goodies packed into a chocolaty morning muffin! Recipe for Gluten-free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins: 1 cup GF all-purpose flour (containing xanthan gum) 1 cup certified GF oat flour 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp aluminum-free baking powder 1 tsp kosher salt 1 tsp espresso instant coffee (optional) 1/2 cup homemade applesauce 1...

Banana Oat Muffins #glutenfree #caseinfree

Today I’m sharing a recipe for gluten-free and dairy-free banana oat muffins.  I’ve been making different types of muffins and breakfast bars almost every Sunday for my husband’s breakfast during the week. Even though he isn’t gluten-intolerant, I want them to be healthier than stuff you get at the store with preservatives, additives, hydrogenated oils and refined white sugar.  I make them gluten-free and dairy-free so I can have a couple, too. He used to...

Mango Cherry Crumble #glutenfree

I love summer fruit and can’t resist buying a bunch when it’s so ripe and fresh. But I can never eat all of it before it starts to spoil… so why not make a crumble or cobbler, right? I found a great link from theKitchn on how to make a crumble, crisp or cobbler with any kind of fruit. It’s so easy. Convert it to a gluten-free version by substituting gluten-free flour (I used Better...

Hawaiian Pizza #glutenfree

This is the second pizza crust recipe I’ve posted, but I like it better because because it is dairy-free as well as gluten-free. I started with a pizza crust recipe from Ina Garten on the Food Network.  I cut the proportions in half and used Better Batter gluten-free flour. Crust Recipe 5 oz warm filtered water 1/2 Tbsp local honey 1 1/2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil 2 1/2 Tsp active dry yeast 2 cups...

Turkey Meatball Sandwiches #glutenfree

March 7, 2015: I’m updating this blog for turkey meatball sandwiches because I’ve tweaked both the bread and meatball recipe over the years and wanted to blog the cleaner updated versions. The picture above is so old and it’s funny because I could never eat that much for dinner today, but it’s nice to see how far we’ve come in our food journey (we used to eat these all the time and now it’s a...