Gluten Free Rising Crust Pizza Dough

  Based on the recent success of gluten free ginger snaps from the cookbook ‘Against the Grain’ by Nancy Cain, I decided to give the book another look through. A serious one. Of the many recipes I’ve marked to try, the one for Rising Crust Pizza Dough hit the top of my list and […]

Gluten Free Rising Crust Sausage & Mushroom Pizza

Gluten Free Sesame and Mozzarella Crackers

Gluten Free Sesame and Mozzarella Crackers

My quest for finding new and interesting gluten free recipes prompted a library search, which recently led to this marvellous recipe for gluten free ginger snaps and now this very interesting cracker recipe, which is from ‘The Joy of Gluten Free, Sugar Free Baking,’ by Peter Reinhard & Denene Wallace. Having researched […]


Gluten Free Ginger Snaps 2

Since eating gluten free it’s been some time since I’ve enjoyed one of my favourite cookies – ginger snaps! How happy am I to have found this fantastic recipe from cookbook ‘Against The Grain’ where the recipe is called Yankee Ginger Snaps. They’re light, have a delicious snap and just […]

Gluten Free Ginger Snaps

Guinness Braised Bangers & Onion Gravy

Guinness Braised Bangers & Onion Gravy

Much like cooking with wine, cooking with beer adds wonderful flavour, and the bold taste of Guinness stout is my top choice in the kitchen! Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, or any day you’re feeling Irish, this easy recipe for Guinness Braised Bangers with Onion Gravy is sure to be loved, and […]


Gluten Free Lemon Yogurt Cake

  Cakes are such a celebratory dessert, you can never have too many recipes for them. From birthday or anniversary, to graduation or simply a welcome home, cake is what many of us want. This fantastic recipe, adapted from Gluten-Free Girl Every Day by Shauna James Ahern, and Daniel Ahern, is […]

Gluten Free Lemon Yogurt Cake

Bowl of chicken soup

Awesome Chicken Soup (Gluten Free)

  A recent craving for chicken soup brought back delicious memories of the version my Mom made, wholesome, so full of fantastic flavour, comfort by the spoonful. Having recently extolled on the virtues of knowing how to roast chicken I’m now thinking that making a good homemade chicken soup should be added […]


Honey Garlic Roasted Carrots

There’s something comforting about having a dish cooking away in the oven, slowly, purposefully, and with the promise of good things to come. This straightforward side dish is quick to put together, and can cook alongside your roast or meatloaf!

Honey Garlic Roasted Carrots

Black Bean Soup

Black Bean Soup

  Soups are not only quick and easy to make, they’re also very gratifying. There’s no better example of kitchen alchemy, where the sum total of the ingredients is so much more than the addition of their parts. Using canned beans makes sense every way you look at it; they’re convenient, […]


Quinoa Quiche with Asparagus & Cheddar

Always delighted when something new turns out better than you could’ve imagined, the taste and texture of this quinoa crust is one the best kitchen ideas I’ve come across in some time! A brilliant merge of concepts, with using quinoa for the crust coming from Donna Hay, and first cooking it […]

Gluten Free Quiche: Asparagus & Cheddar with Quinoa Crust