Category Archives: Breads and Baked Goods

Not Your Grandma’s Fruitcake

I am intrigued by fruitcake. Fruitcake was not part of my family’s holiday baked good repertoire growing up, so to me, it has a certain “mystique.” (I’m sure I’m giving it too much credit here, but humor me).  All I know … Continue reading

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Cranberry-Orange Christmas Morning Muffins

Orange and cranberry is by far my favorite holiday flavor combination. (If it were a candle scent, I would have it lit non-stop throughout the month of December). I’ve been struggling to get into the holiday spirit the past few weeks–not … Continue reading

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Vegan Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

A more appropriate name for these cookies, adapted from a gluten-free Betty Crocker recipe, is “Autumn Delights.” Fluffy, moist, and with just the right amount of sweetness, these treats will not last long once baked. They certainly did not in … Continue reading

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Very Berry Gluten-Free Scones

What better way to celebrate the coming Fall than with a mug of tea and a scone, brimming with Indian summer fruit? Fall arrived seemingly overnight–the leaves all of a sudden are golden, orange, red, and the air bears a hint of … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Chickpea Fritters

C’s Mom gave me LOVEFOOD’s “Gluten, Wheat, and Dairy Free” cookbook (in addition to a very cute polka dotted apron) the last time she paid us a visit from NYC. Artfully crafted, I poured over the pages, mesmerized by the photography as … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Cereal Bars

After I pour over my various monthly food magazines, C likes to flip through them and dog ear recipes he wants to eat. The vast majority of the time the recipes he selects are either fish or vegetable related, but … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Chicken Fagioli and Cornbread

Even though it hit 60 degrees in Northern Virginia this past week, I have to remind myself that it is still February after all…the season of soup! (Although let’s be real, I eat soup year around). Over the holidays, C came … Continue reading

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