Butterscotch Fudge

Okay, I absolutely adore chocolate and fudge is a must! But sometimes you just want a taste of “caramel” to round things out. This fudge targets your caramel taste buds perfectly. Butterscotch Fudge Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 5 oz. can evaporated milk ( we used Carnation brand) 2 Tbsp. butter 1/4 tsp. salt…

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Mini Raspberry Cheesecakes

Grab a box of cinnamon almond crackers to make these adorable mini cheesecakes. Mini Raspberry Cheesecakes Ingredients: For the Crust: 1 (4.25oz.) box of Blue Diamond Honey Cinnamon Nut-Thins 1/3 cup butter, melted 2 Tbsp. sugar 1/2 tsp. cinnamon For the Filling: 3 (8oz.) packages cream cheese, softened 2/3 cup sugar 1 tsp. almond extract…

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Sugar Cookie Cut-Outs

Time to get out the cutters and have fun again. Make up this dough the day before, chill and then pop out the rolling pin, fun cookie cutters, sprinkles, and frosting. It doesn’t get any better than this. Sugar Cookie Cut-Outs Ingredients: 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 tsp.…

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White Chocolate Dipped Cream Filled Cookies

It’s a good thing we have a gluten free version of the Oreo cookie. Many companies make them and they are handy for so many things. Here’s a recipe to coat them in chocolate and sprinkle with crushed peppermint candies. I’m ready…. how about you? Ingredients: 1 pkg. gluten free chocolate cream filled cookies 1…

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Gluten Free Gingerbread Cut Out Cookies

Break out the gingerbread man cookie cutters. Pull out the red hots, make a batch of thin white frosting, get the piping bags and tips ready and enjoy gingerbread cookies again. Isn’t this a great way to present cookies? Sitting in a hot cup of cocoa. I’m hungry! Gingerbread Cut Outs Place holes in the…

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Gluten Free Hazelnut Jam Tarts

Little gems of fruity goodness. The hazelnuts give these a nice crunch and texture. Check your cupboards and use those wonderful glistening jars of jam for these adorable cookies. Hazelnut Jam Cookie Tarts Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup sugar ½ cup powdered sugar 2 eggs 1 ½ tsp. gluten free vanilla extract 3…

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Gluten Free Brownie Trees

Making a pan of brownies? Why not have fun and give them a Christmas twist. Make them from scratch or use a box mix, either way they’ll be great! Brownie Christmas Trees You can use the recipe here or buy a box of gluten free brownie mix. Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 1 ½ cups gluten…

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Gluten free Chocolate Mug Cake

Sometimes you just want a little dessert. All for you, that you can savor and enjoy anytime you want. No going to the gluten free bakery section, no pulling things out of the freezer. Something warm and fresh and yummy. This is it! Make your own awesomely delicious chocolate cake in a mug. Warm, yummy,…

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Homemade Caramel Corn

Just in time for Halloween. Make this yummy caramel corn to snack on when you have everyone one over for a late night movie party. Make lots! It will disappear quick! Homemade Caramel Corn Here’s what you need: 1 cup popcorn kernels 2 cups firmly packed dark brown sugar 1 cup butter ½ cup agave…

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Gluten Free Chocolate Candy

Make this in less time than it takes to get the coffee going. I’m in a gluten free chocolate mood but don’t want to cook over a hot stove in this heat (remember I live in the southwest desert..it’s still 106 out). Looking, looking, looking…… ah ha! Found something that might work here. This gluten…

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