Banana Oatmeal Chip Muffins (gluten free, dairy free and low sugar)

Banana Oatmeal Chip Muffins (gluten free, dairy free and low sugar)

If you read through my recipes, you've probably come across me saying something like, "My kids loved this!" or "My son actually ate this without hesitation." But if any of the other recipes I've made were on the thrown before, these Banana Oatmeal Chip Muffins are the...
Lemon and Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies (grain and dairy free)

Lemon and Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies (grain and dairy free)

Thumbprint cookies are pretty classic this time of year, with the base of the cookie varying from shortbread to my grain-free dough and everything in between. I made this cookie with a homemade lemon curd and a store-bought strawberry jam. It's dairy free, and (can...
Grain Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Grain Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

I'm fully committed to making my recipes with less sugar than the original, purely in an effort to try to recreate something that tastes really good without having as much of the sweet stuff in it. These Chocolate Crinkle Cookies are no exception. But when I did a...
4-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Mint Fudge

4-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Mint Fudge

Growing up in the Midwest, I always used to love the little mint fudge squares from Marshall Fields. Any time of year, they were great, but especially around the holidays. Do you know the fudge I'm taking about? This Dark Chocolate Mint Fudge is like that - only...
The Best Mashed Potatoes and Cauliflower Side Dish

The Best Mashed Potatoes and Cauliflower Side Dish

It's a mash up. I really mean it. I made this side dish last year for Thanksgiving and have since made it multiple times because the cauliflower part of this combo can fly pretty close to under the radar. This really is the best mashed potatoes and cauliflower side...
Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Maple + Sea Salt

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Maple + Sea Salt

Roasted sweet potatoes are delicious on their own without any help at all. But when you add a little real maple syrup and sea salt, they're amazing. I've been working on a bunch of recipes for the holidays and wanted to come up with something as an alternative to...