Gluten-Free Chocolate Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe is the happy end result from a total baking failure.  It was Thursday, November 25 2010: Thanksgiving Day.  I went against my...

Date with Fate Chai Chia Pudding

Ever used chia seeds for something other than a Chia Pet?  In the book Born to Run, Christopher McDougall profiles the world’s original ultra...

Toasted Hazelnut Fudge Cake with Mocha Glaze, Naturally Gluten-Free

As I sat down to do this write up and compared my notes to the original recipe, I realized that I unintentionally made several...

Honey Ice Cream

Ethiopia… the land of milk and honey.  Anybody up for a dessert that combines the two?  Honey is a really important part of Ethiopian...

Sour Cream Ice Cream with Dulce De Leche Topping

I’m the girl at the frozen yogurt shop who bypasses the special flavors and toppings and fills up on the plain.  I love the tartness and the fact...

Sweet Jellied Coconut Squares- Coconut Sweetmeat

With all the Asian and Pacific coconut desserts out there (mochi, bibingka, haupia, etc., etc.), it’s always surprising when a recipe using a similar...

Gluten-Free Mississippi Mud Brownies

I think it’s safe to say that I saved the best for last.  Perhaps it’s just nostalgia… my grandmother used to make a mean...

Arnold Palmer Sorbet (aka Half-Tea Half-Lemonade Sorbet)

Every summer, when it seems as though the heat and humidity can’t get any worse, I turn to my turn to my friend, the...

Cold Coffee Soufflé

This is exactly the type of dessert I generally avoid.  Namely because it relies on one critical step that I usually botch: unmolding the...