Dessert

Thin Mint Gluten Free Donut Recipe

Girl Scout cookie season is here and this Thin Mint Gluten Free Donut recipe is bringing the Girl Scout goodness to your own kitchen! These donuts aren’t crunchy like a Thin Mint cookie but they do capture the flavor perfectly. Rich chocolate with just the right minty freshness. I (Lauren) have talked before about missing certain foods, particularly donuts, which is what actually began my exploration into gluten free cooking and baking. But there are a few more things I miss on the regular. Like a fresh baked baguette or flaky pastry or …

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Chocolate Linzer Cookie Recipe

This Chocolate Linzer Cookie Recipe is for your Christmas cookie exchange party! Perfectly festive and yummy, these sandwich cookies are a real crowd pleaser. Perhaps the thing I most looked forward to about motherhood before I had children was the making of Christmas cookies around Christmastime. I could imagine tiny hands pouring (mostly) all the dry ingredients, combining them with the wet and sticky tyke-size palms that rolled small balls of dough between them. This memory came flooding back one morning last week as Parker was helping me …

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Gluten-Free Buttermilk Pie Recipe

This delicious buttermilk pie recipe is the perfect pudding for Thanksgiving. This old fashioned recipe is straight from my families cookbook and I can’t wait for you all to try it! I’ll never forget holidays at my Grandma Thompson’s house. From the moment I woke up to the moment I went to bed, my grandmother would be busy in the kitchen. I kid you not, she would make everyone’s favorite dessert–cake, pies, cookies, you name it she baked it. She had 5 children, all married with kids. There were a lot of people and a lot of …

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A Thanksgiving Tradition: Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie

This bourbon and chocolate pecan pie recipe is the thing that Thanksgiving dessert dreams are made of! Deliciously decadent and full of flavor, this is the best dessert you’ll serve this holiday!  (Thanks to Signature by Levi Strauss and Co. for sponsoring this post.) My mom, sisters, and I have an ongoing group text. At any given time, you’ll find us chatting about everything from politics and the local news to the latest décor item that my mom spotted in a model home and wants our opinion on. Last week we were lining up our …

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