Chocolate Buckwheat Waffles with Coconut Whipped Cream

Breakfast foods that double as desserts are a deliciously worthwhile investment.  Whether it is leftover dessert waffles for breakfast, or vice versa, making a big batch of waffles means we can extend our eating pleasure into the next day.  And that is exactly what we did, though I served the first “choco waffo” batch as an after-school snack. Taste matters a lot to me, but … Continue reading Chocolate Buckwheat Waffles with Coconut Whipped Cream

Raspberry Watermelon Gelatin Salad Remix | Swirls and Spice

Raspberry Watermelon Gelatin Salad Remix

Refreshing watermelon and fresh raspberries offer a sweet taste of the past in this sweet and healthy remix of gelatin salad. Gelatin salads (which are essentially desserts) remind me of my childhood.  At home and at potluck events, brightly tinted gelatin with fruit was often served, to the point where no buffet table seemed complete without at least two variations.  I’ve been pleasantly surprised to … Continue reading Raspberry Watermelon Gelatin Salad Remix

Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream {Dairy-Free, Paleo}

Creamy coconut milk pairs with pumpkin and warm spices to create a gloriously rich ice cream that might even eclipse a slice of pie.  And it only needs five ingredients! Clean eating that tastes this good makes me even happier to celebrate and “indulge.”  Gathering with friends and family to enjoy some amazing pumpkin ice cream seems like a great way to spend November (or … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream {Dairy-Free, Paleo}

Gluten Free Recipes

Note: For those that are sensitive to gluten, make sure to use ingredients that are certified gluten free. Appetizers and Snacks   Arancini with Yellow Split Lentils Bacon Avocado Tomato Kebabs Black Bean Stuffed Avocados Blueberry Lime Fruit Gummies Chai Chocolate Balls {Chokladbollar}* Cilantro Olive Tapenade Cranberry & Coconut Gummy Candies* Gluten-Free Lentil Samosas with Tomato Onion Chutney Gluten-Free Pigs in a Blanket Hot Chocolate Cookie … Continue reading Gluten Free Recipes