White Chocolate Raspberry Muffins with Almond Streusel Topping {Gluten-free}

Gluten-free White Chocolate Raspberry Muffins - a yummy mid-morning treat!

I recently asked on Facebook what everyone's favorite muffin was and a few people mentioned white chocolate raspberry muffins. While I had seen that combo before, I actually had never had them myself. To the kitchen I went, and created these gluten-free white chocolate raspberry muffins with almond streusel topping! We grow raspberries in our backyard, and this is prime picking time, so I told hubby I needed some for baking. He brought in about 2 cups of fresh ...

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Fresh Raspberry Frosting {Gluten-free}

Gluten-free Chocolate Cupcakes with Fresh Raspberry Frosting

This past week I had the opportunity to provide cupcakes for a special friend's baby shower. She loves chocolate, so deciding on chocolate cupcakes was easy. She is having her first girl, so I knew I wanted to incorporate some pink, but didn't want to just use food coloring to create pink frosting. I thought back to a fresh blackberry frosting I made last year, and figured that if I used fresh raspberries instead, I'd have a beautiful pink color. You are welcome ...

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Lemon Kissed Blueberry Muffins {Gluten-free}

Gluten-free Lemon Kissed Blueberry Muffins

Gluten-free blueberry muffins have been hard for me to perfect. I tried my old favorite recipe, just subbing in my good gluten-free flour blends, but no luck. I tried other recipes, again no luck. I tried adapting my favorite gluten-free blueberry coffee cake to be muffins, no luck. I've attempted to get these perfect over and over during the past few years, tweaking things and trying again and again. Last month, my friend Jeanine mentioned a cookbook she was ...

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Raspberry Peach Smoothie {Gluten-free}

Raspberry Peach Smoothie {Gluten-free}

September has become my favorite time of year. My kids go back to school with excitement, the weather finally starts to cool off, and we can spend several nights a week harvesting peaches and raspberries from our backyard. I love filling our freezer full of all of this delicious fresh fruit. One of my favorite things to make with frozen berries is smoothies. I love how I can include all sorts of healthy stuff in smoothies, they are easy to make, and my whole family ...

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Blueberry Coffee Cake {Gluten-free}

Blueberry Coffee Cake {gluten-free}

It is blueberry season around here and I'm loving finding big containers of blueberries on sale. I stock up this time of year and freeze several pounds of blueberries so that I can make smoothies, muffins, and this delicious blueberry coffee cake all year! Coffee cake is such a fun treat to make as it feels just a little fancier than muffins, yet is even easier to make than muffins are. If you have a brunch, baby shower, or other get-together coming up, this coffee ...

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Strawberry Rhubarb Hand Pies {Gluten-free}

Strawberry Rhubarb Hand Pies {Gluten-free}

A few weeks ago, two kind neighbors gave me bags of garden fresh rhubarb so I could make some yummy summer desserts for the blog. One afternoon, my kitchen smelled so good as I made these strawberry rhubarb hand pies and a strawberry rhubarb crisp. These delicious hand pies are made with an all-butter pie crust and filled with a yummy mixture of rhubarb and strawberries. If you've never heard of a "hand pie", basically it is just a little pie that you can pick up ...

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp {Gluten-free}

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp {gluten-free}

Rhubarb is a new ingredient for me to work with. I've quickly realized just how great it goes with strawberries. This gluten-free Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp marries the sweetness of strawberries with the tart of rhubarb and tops it all off with a yummy brown sugar and oats topping. I made this last weekend to take to a church potluck (always a great place to test out new recipes and get feedback) and it was well-loved! Several gluten-eaters and gluten-free friends ...

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Summer Berry Sauce

Summer Berry Sauce

Fresh summer berries are a favorite around here. This summer berry sauce recipe allows you to combine your favorite berries to make a thick, fresh & flavorful sauce.  This naturally gluten-free sauce is delicious over pound cake, ice cream, waffles or pancakes, or as a filling in crepes. You can also add a bit to a vanilla milkshake before blending for great berry flavor! The sauce is versatile and keeps up to a week in the fridge. While you can make this ...

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