Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Drops (Gluten-Free)

Handmade chocolate dipped peppermint candies for Christmas
This entry is part of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

I grew up in a small town in the suburbs of San Francisco. It was the kind of town they write movies about, sort of a California version of Bedford Falls. We played outside all day long and only came home when [...]

Mix and Match Holiday Menus ~ Something for Everyone! (Gluten-Free and More)

Luscious Italian Cream of Tomato Soup, the perfect way to warm up on chilly days
This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

 

The holiday season is full of opportunities to entertain a wide variety of people, some with dietary restrictions. As a hostess I am always looking for interesting dishes to make for my friends who can’t eat dairy or are vegetarian. And of course [...]

Dark Chocolate Cookies with German Chocolate Frosting (Gluten-Free)

Dark Chocolate Cookies with German Chocolate Frosting, all the flavors of the traditional cake but with a crunchy cookie, addictive!
This entry is part 2 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 2 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

It is always a challenge to come up with new and creative ideas for Chocolate Mondays, especially after four years. Today’s recipe is no exception. I thought I had a great idea to combine one of my favorite cookies with one [...]

Roasted Carrot-Sweet Potato Soup (Gluten-Free) #FallFest

Roasted Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup, perfect for crisp autumn and winter days
This entry is part 1 of 38 in the series Food Network

This entry is part 1 of 38 in the series Food Network

 

Hey everyone. Welcome to this week’s Food Network #FallFest, celebrating carrots! There are so many ways you can make carrots beyond just steaming and serving them. A favorite Thanksgiving side dish in my family is my carrots with maple syrup and [...]

Pecan Pie Bar Cookies with Chocolate Chips (Gluten-Free)

Pecan Pie Bar Cookies with Chocolate Chips, Thanksgiving, Desserts, Holidays, Nuts
This entry is part 3 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 3 of 233 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is coming up already? I swear, wasn’t it just the 4th of July?

 

This year with the recipe development and testing for the cookbook going on every day in my kitchen, it will be a [...]