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Vegan & Gluten Free Oatmeal Cookies

These cookies are chewy on the inside and a little crispy on the outide.  You can also easily swap the chocolate chips for raisins or dried cranberries.  Hope you enjoy! Ingredients: 1/2 cup sorghum flour 1/4 cup tapioca starch 1/2 cup potato starch 1/4 cup teff flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp xantham gum… Continue reading Vegan & Gluten Free Oatmeal Cookies

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Ginger Snaps – GF & Vegan

As I start experimenting with the idea of a vegan diet, I am happy to be having some success altering my gluten free recipes to make them vegan as well.  I came across a great cheat sheet to help beginner vegans bakers from PETA: How handy is this?  With these helpful tips in mind, I… Continue reading Ginger Snaps – GF & Vegan

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Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies – Vegan Edition

My gluten free chocolate chip cookie recipe has now been altered slightly to create a delicious vegan version.  I barely could tell the difference except for a slight coconut taste, which is a nice change!  I hope you enjoy this recipe too. Ingredients 2 tbsp ground flax-seed mixed with 6 tbsp water 3/4 cup coconut oil,… Continue reading Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies – Vegan Edition

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Zucchini Loaf – Gluten Free and Vegan

I was a little nervous about attempting to bake anything vegan.  While I have adapted to using a variety of gluten free flours over the past several years, the idea of replacing eggs and butter made me a little uneasy.  I wasn’t sure how the final product would turn out but thankfully, with the help… Continue reading Zucchini Loaf – Gluten Free and Vegan

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Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookies

Gluten free gingerbread can be a challenge.  The dough can be difficult to work with as it can be quite sticky, making it difficult to roll out and shape with cookie cutters.  Thankfully, I have figured out a recipe that is less sticky but very tasty – even for my gluten-full family who can be… Continue reading Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookies

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My Quest to Create a Gluten Free Gingerbread House – Part 1

The activity of gingerbread house construction can be a scary thing – especially with small children in your presence.  First, you need to bake the gingerbread with careful precision to ensure that every piece is the correct size and width.  Second, you need to rely on icing to hold the entire house together while fending… Continue reading My Quest to Create a Gluten Free Gingerbread House – Part 1

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Orange Cranberry Muffins

These gluten free muffins are a great treat over the holidays and are very easy to make!  Best of all, they are kid friendly – my one year old son enjoys them just as much as I do for breakfast. Ingredients – Makes 12 muffins 1 cup sorghum flour (neutral flavour, most ‘wheat-like’ of all GF… Continue reading Orange Cranberry Muffins