My Kids’ Garden – Naturally Gluten-free!

Gardening with Kids - family bonding, learning, and incoporating fresh fruit and veggies easily!

Raise your hand if you are happy that fruits and vegetables are naturally gluten-free? I am! Seriously, fresh fruit is my favorite part of eating gluten-free. We grow a variety of fruits and vegetables in our backyard so we can enjoy fresh fruit all summer and fall. I love looking in the backyard in August to see bright, ripe berries, huge zucchini, sweet cherry tomatoes, and juicy peaches ready to be picked. Today I've partnered with Tree Top for their Raising Good ...

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Apple Crisp {Gluten-free}

Family Favorite Gluten-free Apple Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

My husband loves fruit desserts. While I'm obviously a huge fan of gluten-free brownies, my hubby would always prefer a homemade fruit pie or crisp for dessert. This recipe for gluten-free apple crisp is a long-time family favorite recipe, adapted from my mom's recipe. Crisps are very easy to convert to gluten-free, as you can substitute pretty much any gluten-free flour and gluten-free oats in the topping. Pick your favorite apple to use in this recipe. The ...

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Applesauce Banana Zucchini Muffins {Gluten-free}

Gluten-free, Dairy-free Applesauce Banana Zucchini Muffins - The whole family loved these! They freeze well too!

What do you make when you have overripe bananas AND your neighbor brings by a bunch of zucchini?  That's what I was wondering! Since my kids love muffins, I decided to see about combining these to make a healthy-ish muffin. Applesauce is a great addition too, as it adds more Vitamin C and using it allows me to use less butter or oil as well. I was able to combine applesauce, bananas, and shredded zucchini together in these delicious gluten-free muffins that my ...

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Apple Streusel Muffins {Gluten-free}

Gluten-free Apple Streusel Muffins

While my boys favorite muffins are Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins, my favorite gluten-free muffins are these Apple Streusel Muffins. These muffins perfectly combine the flavors of cinnamon, butter, and apple and are topped with a cinnamon streusel topping. I enjoy eating these year-round, using whatever tart apples I can find at the store. My favorite apples to use are Pink Lady, McIntosh, and Honeycrisp apples. Just like in my Apple Puff Pancake ...

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Apple Puff Pancakes {Gluten-free}

Apple Puff Pancake {Gluten-free}

When apples are plentiful in the early fall, we enjoy these gluten-free apple puff pancakes with a drizzle of maple syrup once a week. We usually head out to some apple orchards about 30 minutes away, and I buy several cases of our favorites, MacIntosh and Pink Lady apples. With our bounty of apples, I also peel, slice, and freeze some apples in 1 1/2 cup amounts in freezer bags so that I can thaw and use them to make this yummy meal year-round. We have ...

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