Cranberry Sauce-Naturally Sweetened

Cranberries are one of God’s little tasty gifts to all of us. I think it’s just to remind us that the tart comes with the sweet. Naturally sweetened, in this recipe, of course. It’s simple to make, simple in just 5 – 10 minutes, simple ingredients and simply delicious! Oooh, and for those of us…

Christmas Fruit Cake

For all of you that are “bah hum bug” on holiday fruit cake, don’t give up so quickly. You actually might just like this recipe. It’s one of my new Christmas favorites. This little gem is my adaption from Elana’s “Christmas Cake” at elanaspantry.com It’s filled with delicious dried cherries, cranberries, dates and pecans, all…

Honey Date Loaf

Do you remember “date bars?” Back in the 60’s and 70’s you could buy these little treats, ready to be made, at the local grocery store. The brand was Betty Crocker or Pillsbury, I don’t quite remember. But they were so yummy.  As I was making them, I would eat the ingredients right out of…

No-Bake Apple Pecan Tart

This recipe was given to me by a nutritionist at “New Seasons Market.” When I was first diagnosed with gluten intolerance I met with her to learn about the gluten-free foods New Seasons offered. She gave me a packet of information and this recipe was in the packet. I felt like I had opened a box…

Almond Butter Crispy Treats

Confession time… as a mom I use to make the traditional rice crispy treats for my kids all the time. It was simple to make, fun and yummy. My kids and I loved the gooey cream from the melted marshmallows. It was like camping and roasting marshmallows, only over the stove. Which we did on occasion… shhh…