Category Archives: Desserts

Rich & Creamy Peanut Butter Pie #Recipe


A few weeks ago I was presented with a challenge for a heart shaped dish. Well I could not make up my mind between two pies and I went with a strawberry one. Since then I have been craving my other idea- a Peanut Butter Pie. But not only did it sound good, it was all I could think of and how good it would taste with Chocolate Covered pretzels. Since I had some extra time off this weekend I decided I was going to make it!

This pie is a really easy no bake pie recipe. For the crust I used Glutino’s Fudge Pretzels¬†with a few other ingredients. I recommend making the pie the night before you need it so it has plenty of time to set. Here is what I did:

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Moist Chocolate Cake #Recipe

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You know. There are times were a person just needs chocolate. Like during a stressful week. Chocolate cake is sometimes the best remedy for that. Ok well at least for me.

Then there are times were you need a chocolate cake. Like birthdays or some other special occasion. Well last month was Little Miss’ birthday. Her one request was Chocolate Cake. I could of easily picked up a box mix. However, those are hit and miss. Sometimes they are to dry and crumbly. I wanted her birthday treat to be perfect. Having never made a chocolate cake from scratch even before going gluten free I was not sure how to go about this. I wont lie. I did not create this recipe. This is one you can find on the back of the Hershey’s Cocoa Powder container. But I had to alter it to work with our flours.

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Showing the love with Wilton Armetale #Recipe #Review


This Valentine’s Day I was wanting to do a special recipe for you guys. But I will be honest- the stress of my job had me in a rut! I just could not think of one. Then I was asked to participate in a Valentine’s promotion! I love a cooking challenge! The only challenge though was what ever I made could not be a box mix- and it had to be made in this beautiful dish!

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Easy Apple Crisp #Recipe


In case you missed it, we have moved to a new acreage! We have 5 acres that includes a pond, 2 peach trees, and 3 apple trees! Yes, 3! And the best part is they are fully mature apple trees. We have one Delicious tree, One Jonathan, and one Gala tree. The Delicious apples didn’t look so hot by the time we moved in so we haven’t been using those. But I made sure to pick a box each of the Gala and the Jonathan apples. I don’t know why I picked this many. I honestly don’t have time to do anything with them. I thought about canning some for an apple pie filler and giving them as Christmas gifts.

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Making Ice Cream with Nostalgia Electrics!

Ice cream is a summer time must have in our house. Ok, well maybe a year round must have! We love ice cream. And if the hubby could have it his way we would have it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. But no worries- we don’t! The cost of ice cream however keeps going up. Then there is the gluten factor. Always checking ingredients and missing out on the good stuff like cookie dough, or brownie. So I decided we really needed to start making our own!

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