Tag Archives: wheat-free

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies ~ Gluten-free!

We are officially done moving! After 67 days! Still no barn, but we are not going back and forth between houses anymore. To celebrate I made my husband and my favorite cookie…. White Chocolate Macadamia Nut! I have not had … Continue reading

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Fig Jam Recipes

I am amazed again at the wonderfulness of figs. I was in the top of our fig tree (on a ladder of course) picking yet more figs yesterday. It was stunning! I was hot, sticky from fig juice, and sweaty … Continue reading

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Chocolate Mousse

I found an old cookbook called “Sugar and Spice” by Sally Goldman, published in 1983 with a total, as far as I can tell, of only 60,000 printed.  I loved it because it had recipes that were outdated but more … Continue reading

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Homestead Parfait

I made my own “Homestead Parfait” tonight as a special treat and wanted to share. It was scrumptious, though one of the kids would prefer not to have the nutmeg. It’s so good for you it can be a light … Continue reading

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Eating Chicken

Last night I cooked the roosters we butchered, oh, 5 days ago. That doesn’t sound so hard, but in reality I have never roasted my own chickens. I always had older birds that I boiled, or at least cut up … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Chocolate Cake Recipe

I have been experimenting with cakes over the past 2 years, trying to find moist, flavorful gluten-free cakes that no one would ever expect to be gluten-free. I started with some very good recipes in some cookbooks I bought. I … Continue reading

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A New Gluten-free Pie Crust Recipe

I have amazing memories of my childhood, and one of my favorites is of helping my Dad make pies at holidays. He would get everything in the bowl and sit down with it in his lap where I could watch … Continue reading

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Dinner of Veggies

I really love having a garden! The food is amazing fresh, and it is so good for my family. The other day I made veggies for dinner. My kids were not too thrilled. See? Anyway, we have all these yummy … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Leftover Rice Casserole

So, tonight I made a casserole off the top of my head. Sometimes they work, sometimes they don’t. This one was good, really, really good! I didn’t measure, but I did try to keep semi-track of what I did. If … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Banana Bread

Ok, necessity being the mother of invention and all that, I was out of my sorghum flour and had to make banana bread a little different today. It was so good I had to share! Oh, the smell as it … Continue reading

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