Dessert

Roasted Strawberry Ice Cream (dairy free, vegan)

Roasted Strawberry Ice Cream (dairy free, vegan)

Aside from my small group’s love for Jesus, we each have a huge passion for food and cooking. We love sharing a home-cooked meal together, dining out, or even the occasional foraging adventure. Berry picking is one of our favorite summer activities here in the […]

Salted Caramel Apple Tart with Gluten Free Crust

Salted Caramel Apple Tart with Gluten Free Crust

In honor of National Pi Day, I created this deliciously sweet and salty, crisp and juicy apple tart. What I love about tarts is the crust to filling ratio; more crust, less filling, more goodness. Have fun with the design of this tart by creating […]

Gluten Free Spiced Apple Crumble

Gluten Free Spiced Apple Crumble

Nothing warms your home and belly more than a gluten free spiced apple crumble. In the fall and winter, I love whipping up this healthy dessert for cold, gloomy days. It’s one of my husband’s favorite desserts, and it’s so easy to take to any […]

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

I remember the first time my mother-in-law told me about her gluten free peanut butter cookies. I didn’t really believe that only three ingredients could make cookies, even without using a flour. I’ve taken her recipe and dressed it up a bit to make it […]

Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits with Peach Compote and Orange Zest Coconut Whipped Cream

Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits with Peach Compote and Orange Zest Coconut Whipped Cream

Peaches are summer’s bounty. The best way to each a peach is by taking large bites and hoping the juices don’t run down your cheeks, but of course, they do. Our recipe for Gluten Free Shortcake Biscuits dresses up these stone fruits, making a light dessert […]

Gluten Free Cherry Crisp

Gluten Free Cherry Crisp

I spent the weekend with my small group at a beach house on Whidbey Island. It was a glorious time soaking up the Pacific Northwest sunshine, crabbing for fresh Dungeness Crab, campfires on the beach, and…cherry picking! With a huge bowl of fresh pie cherries, […]

Raw Chocolate Mousse with Fresh Blueberries

Raw Chocolate Mousse with Fresh Blueberries

Earlier this week, I experimented with coconut whipped cream and strawberries. So good. But I had another thought…why not add some chocolate and make a mousse? With some left over coconut whipped cream, I added cocoa powder to it…and voila! The best raw chocolate mousse […]

Raw Coconut Chocolate Truffles – A Healthy Alternative for Almond Joys

Raw Coconut Chocolate Truffles – A Healthy Alternative for Almond Joys

Almond Joys are one of my favorite candies, but they’re full of additives and processed ingredients. Yuck. I wanted to recreate this classic candy into a healthier dairy free and soy free option. I even made these for my momma and she loved them. Keep […]