Dessert

Thanksgiving Pies You’ll Want To Make

From pumpkin to chocolate and pecan to blackberry, there’s a world of delicious Thanksgiving Pies out there! Read on for some of my favorite pies to make this holiday season, including gluten free and vegan pies. I’ll spare you the Pie-Day puns and just come right out and say Happy Friday, friends! Both the girls have next week off so we are headed into a nine day fall break and I’m so excited to break out the flour, butter and eggs and spend some slow time in the kitchen. I haven’t made a single loaf of pumpkin bread …

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Gluten Free Pineapple Upside Down Cake

This Gluten Free Pineapple Upside Down Cake is a little bit special! Not only is it gluten free, but it is also made with a generous helping of rum and real maraschino cherries. Made from scratch, this cake is easy to make and a pure joy to eat! I love barbecue season, swimming pool time, and that there are lots of travel plans on the calendar. On those super hot days, I always wish I was poolside, sipping a daiquiri with nothing on my mind. Those vacation vibes with a dash of tropical flair is where this boozy cake recipe is meant to take …

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Gluten Free Carrot Bundt Cake with Coconut

This super moist carrot bundt cake combined with the warm spices and topped with tangy cream cheese icing is the perfect combination of flavors. This gourmet recipe is gluten free and coconut brings the cake alive! When it comes to Easter Sunday, I have a few memories of the desserts we would eat, certainly Buttermilk Pie would make an appearance, along with my mom’s famous peanut butter fudge, and sometimes we would go to a family friends for lunch and an Easter egg hunt, and I specifically remember Ms. Saundra’s incredibly decadent …

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No Bake Coconut Cream Truffles Recipe for Valentine’s Day

This truffles recipe mixes coconut cream, shredded coconut and coconut butter for the perfect balance of earthy, coconut, paired with the rich white chocolate it’s a hard to beat combo. Confession: My name is Lauren and I like to over complicate my life sometimes. Why do I do this? Even my husband knows this about me. Occasionally as we eat ANOTHER new recipe he will look at me and say, “you know you can just make like chicken and vegetables if you want, right?” I always giggle. I just love to challenge myself to try new flavors and …

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