Category Archives: Sweet Treats

Carrot Raisin Muffins

  This old standard has been converted to a wonderful moist, gluten free version. It’s light and has a great texture… great for breakfast or a healthy snack. You can’t go wrong. It is certainly a favourite at our house!

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Black Forest Cupcakes

  Today was my younger sons’s 26th birthday. When I asked him what kind of cake he would like, he jokingly reminded me of the endless years of Black Forest Cakes that had always been his favourite. These days, we … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Red Velvet Cupcakes

        My family loves these cupcakes with cream cheese icing. I also often fill them with milk chocolate ganache for a truly amazing treat!

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Salted Maple Butter Cheesecakes

  These tiny, gluten free, baked cheese cakes are delightful! They are the perfect size for a dessert bar or after a large meal. I used the pleated paper muffin cups which are available from Wilton in a variety of colours. … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Butter Tarts

  My mother always made the best butter tarts ever! I have converted her recipe using gluten free flours and the results are perfect; just the way I always remembered them. The pastry is very flaky, while the filling is … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Royal Shortbreads

Over the years, as I have been able to identify more of my food allergies and sensitivities, I have discovered a full blown allergy to almonds and almond meal. In fact, the only nuts I do tolerate are walnuts, pecans … Continue reading

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Delectable Chocolate Cupcakes

These cupcakes and cakes are truly, light, fluffy and moist! What a joy to be able to make something that tastes this good!

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Coca Mocha Dreams

If you enjoyed the Rose peatal Dreams, you will definitely fall in love with this second flavour, which is based on chocolate and coffee! These make very professional looking cookies that taste fabulous. I’m currently working on a third flavour … Continue reading

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Vanilla Custard Cupcakes

  I worked very hard to perfect this recipe. It took many months and lots of batches. What I can tell you is that these cupcakes will rival any wheat cupcake you’ve ever tasted! Yes, they are that good. You … Continue reading

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Rose Petal Dreams

This recipe was inspired by one I saw in “Canadian Living, Special Baking Edition”. Of course, it wasn’t gluten free! I adapted the recipe and added a couple of twists of my own. The result is this absolutely amazing sandwich … Continue reading

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