July 17, 2018 hampster82

I’m not a coffee drinker. I never touched the stuff, even when pulling an all-nighter in college. But I love, love, LOVE coffee flavored stuff. Weird, right? Back in the day of sugar, I used to splurge on Starbucks Frappuccinos. That’s not really considered coffee, is it? I don’t think…

November 11, 2017 hampster82

After my Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Cookies became a hit, I decided to try making these Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Bars.  I am so glad I tried it, because these are even better than the original cookie!  They are incredibly moist and make an amazing breakfast.  Ok, so it’s still technically a…

September 10, 2017 hampster82

It’s that time of year again when the tastes and smells of Fall fill our senses. Fall has never been my favorite season, it always reminds me of the long cold winter headed our way. But I must confess that I get excited about all that fall has to offer….

March 12, 2017 hampster82

Can you make a cheesecake without a springform pan?  Absolutely!  I was faced with this problem when I made this amazingly delicious Gluten Free / Low Sugar Coconut Cheesecake.  I really wanted to make a cheesecake, but I didn’t have a springform pan. What was I to do? I tried…

March 5, 2017 hampster82

When I first tasted this Gluten Free / Low Sugar Coconut Cheesecake, what came to mind was “Damn, that’s good”.  Few desserts stop me in my tracks by just how surprisingly delicious they are. That is what this coconut cheesecake did.  It has just the right amount of coconut flavor…

February 23, 2017 hampster82

My all time favorite dessert is Creme de Menthe Mint Brownies. In my previous life, I would make brownies from a box mix, cover it with a layer of creamy mint goodness and then top with an easy chocolate ganache. We would put them in the freezer to save and…

February 20, 2017 hampster82

Have you ever had one of those desserts that you just simply can’t wait to dive into?  That’s what Sex in a Pan is!  Every layer makes your mouth water and as you add more and more layers the anticipation mounts. Have you ever seen a more decadent dessert that was…

February 18, 2017 hampster82

A few days ago I made these amazing Orange Zest Scones for my 30 Day Challenge. They are so soft and delicious. But there’s one problem. And it’s a big one. They aren’t gluten free!  I kept watching my husband eat these amazing Orange Zest Scones day after day. Until…