Cranberry Orange Muffins (Vegan and Gluten-free)

Cranberry Orange Muffins (Vegan and Gluten-free)

I adapted this recipe this from Simple Veganista’s Favourite Cranberry Orange Bread. The difference is that a I had cranberry sauce left over from Turkey Coma Weekend and wanted to use it up so I reduced the OJ to 1/2 cup and I added 1…

Kardemummubullar (Cardamon Rolls)

Kardemummubullar (Cardamon Rolls)

I am familiar with cardamon and baking because of my Finnish heritage but I hadn’t had a Swedish cardamon roll until I tried the Cardamon Twists at Birds and Beets in Gastown. They are pretty fabulous and I don’t think I’ll ever be able to…

Chai Jiffy Rolls

Chai Jiffy Rolls

Chai Jiffy Rolls are a twist on the recipe for Jiffy Cinnamon Rolls in Jean ParĂ©, CM’s Muffins & More cookbook. I got a copy of this book from a dear friend back in 1987 with special instruction to make sure I baked the Cinnamon…

Corn Flour Biscuits

Corn Flour Biscuits

I bought a bag of Corn Flour as part of my exploration of cooking without gluten. Turns out most recipes mix it with regular flour (insert frustrated, frowny-face emoji here). I did manage to find Corn Flour Biscuits with Maple Butter, courtesy of Barry from…

Coconut Flour Shortbread Squares

Coconut Flour Shortbread Squares

I love the way coconut flour smells. It’s a little tricky to use and I had to mess about with the measurements to get the right texture. The recipe is based on this 3 Ingredient Coconut Shortbread Flour Cookies but I ended up adlibbing because…

Gluten-Free Vegan Banana Muffins

Gluten-Free Vegan Banana Muffins

This recipe is adapted from the Gluten-Free Banana Muffin recipe at Glutenfreebaking.com. I adapted it to reduce the sugar and omit the dairy and egg. Ingredients 3 medium, ripe bananas 1/4 cup coconut sugar 1/3 cup coconut oil, melted and cooled 1/3 cup cranberry sauce…

Gluten-free Vegan Banana Bread

Gluten-free Vegan Banana Bread

This sh*t is bananas. B.A.N.A.N.A.S. and actually a very good recipe. I have a favourite one-bowl banana bread recipe that is not gluten free (or vegan) but there was really no reason it could not be, so…I converted it and this is the result. This…

Egg-free, Gluten-free Potato Croquettes

Egg-free, Gluten-free Potato Croquettes

Egg-free, gluten-free potato croquettes are a tasty and easy treat (think Tatter Tots without the crap in them). If you’ve got left over mashed potatoes or potatoes that need to be used before they go off, this is a great recipe. Ingredients 4-6 cups russet…

Banana Apple Sauce Muffins with Coconut Oil and Chocolate Chips (DF)

Banana Apple Sauce Muffins with Coconut Oil and Chocolate Chips (DF)

Have brown bananas? Yay! Make these banana apple sauce muffins. I used the recipe for Quick & Easy Banana Muffins from Sally’s Baking Addiction as a base and swapped apple sauce for the milk and threw in a cup of chocolate chips. The apple sauce…

Gluten-free, Vegan Chocolate Brownie Muffins

Gluten-free, Vegan Chocolate Brownie Muffins

This started out as a hunt for the best gluten-free brownie recipe. I started with Simply Recipes Gluten-free Fudgy Chocolate Brownies and ad libbed a little because I thought the batter looked a little too thick and I opted to leave the chocolate chips whole…