Espresso Gluten Free Scones


Next weekend we begin our drive to California, where we will be for the next 9 months. As my daughter Zoe says, “We are going there to work and to play.” Exactly I have been so busy trying to wrap up work, sell, donate, and pack, that I had completely ignored the issue of what… 

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Gluten Free Carrot Muffins


    I used my Carrot Cake, and turned it into muffins! Zoe asked for gluten free carrot muffins for her birthday sleepover with her best friend, since carrot cake is her best friend’s favorite cake She also asked for a vintage turquoise typewriter for her birthday. Her reaction was so great! Gluten Free Carrot… 

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Shredded Coconut Blueberry Paleo Muffins


Whenever we visit Andy’s parents in the Adirondack Mountains Zoe loves to walk around the woods picking tart wild blueberries. She loves them so much that she will not eat store bought blueberries. Zoe is a blueberry snob. haha! These Paleo muffins have amazing texture, which is surprising since they don’t contain any starch. I… 

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Persimmon Gluten Free Scones


It’s that time of year again—persimmon time. Last year at this time I ate my very first persimmon. I thought it was the most delicious thing I had ever tasted. Right up there with fresh steamed artichokes. Bliss. And now they’re hear again, my lovely persimmons. Of course I love to eat persimmons raw, so… 

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Walnut & Coconut Porridge, grain-free


A few of my friends have made gluten free porridge with ground nuts and seeds. First I saw it on Ricki’s site , then a few days later Elana made it, followed by Carrie . The original recipe comes from Andrea Nakayama and Andrea Livingston —all fabulous women. I decided to make yet another yummy variation… 

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Gluten Free Pumpkin Bread


The other day my mother-in-law called Andy asking if I had a gluten free  pumpkin bread recipe. “Do you have a pumpkin bread recipe?” he asked me, holding the phone. “I think so. I don’t know. Do I?” I said. “Can she use the pumpkin muffin recipe for bread?” they asked me. “I don’t think… 

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