A plate pile high with gluten-free pumpkin spice donuts. Half are covered in a confectioner's sugar glaze.
Desserts, Gluten free

Gluten free pumpkin spice donuts


These gluten-free pumpkin spice donuts are a delicious treat for fall. They’re like a moist morsel of cake with the flavors of pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice. I made a batch of these for breakfast on the weekend. That delicious scent of cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger was so enticing as […]

A round plate of gluten free avocado brownies. One is being held up to show the chocolate chips.
Desserts, Gluten free

Avocado brownies


The avocado is an impressive fruit that boasts a long list of health benefits. In this avocado brownie recipe, avocado is used as a healthier fat in place of butter. Not only do these rich and chocolatey avocado brownies taste great, they are also a treat you can feel good […]

Glasses filled with cherry and blueberry fools dessert. It shows the layers of cream and fruit.
Desserts, Holiday favorites

Cherry and blueberry fools


Cherry and blueberry fools are an easy and pretty dessert for fourth of July or summertime fun. It’s Northwest cherry season! Fresh cherries are everywhere at the local farmer’s markets. Cherry and blueberry fools are a sweet, creamy dessert that uses fresh seasonal fruit, whipped cream and Greek yogurt. Serve […]

A full banana cream pie featuring loads of whipped cream and bananas in the middle
Desserts, Holiday favorites

Old fashioned banana cream pie


This old fashioned banana cream pie is a decadent cold and creamy treat on a warm summer’s day. Billowy layers of banana, vanilla and cream come together on a graham cracker crust. It’s a delicious classic for a family picnic or BBQ. Start the diet tomorrow and dig right in. […]

Large slice of devil's food chocolate cake topped with whipped cream. Layers of chocolate frosting and bing cherry filling.
Desserts, Gluten free

Delicious devil’s food cake


Delicious devil’s food cake is the only chocolate cake recipe I ever use. It is moist, decadent and is perfect for birthdays or family gatherings.  I love this delicious devil’s food cake paired with fresh Bing cherry filling, creamy chocolate icing and topped with fresh whipped cream (see tips below). […]

A stack of chocolate mint nanaimo bars.
Desserts, Holiday favorites

Chocolate mint Nanaimo bars


Chocolate mint Nanaimo bars are a delicious no-bake layered treat. Each bite is a tasty balance of texture and flavor featuring a soft minty custard middle sandwiched between chocolate and a coconut-graham crumb base. Chocolate mint Nanaimo bars are a tasty treat with an afternoon cup of tea or as […]

Mini cupcakes topped with creamy, smooth chocolate frosting.

Creamy chocolate frosting


Warning ~ dreamy, oh so good, lick the beaters clean, oh my goodness, creamy chocolate frosting ahead! Is there anything better than a decadent chocolate cake topped with a creamy chocolate frosting?! Oh yeah!! This recipe is for chocolate lovers. Now some of you may be thinking…that’s too much chocolate. […]

A slice of pumpkin spice cake topped with cream cheese frosting. Fall foliage in the background.
Desserts, Holiday favorites

Cake mix pumpkin spice cake


Tis the season for pumpkin and pumpkin spice! This cake mix pumpkin spice cake with cream cheese frosting is sure to please. Sometimes you just need things to be easy. Sometimes you just need a no-fail, deliciously moist cake everyone loves. THIS is the CAKE! This post contains affiliate links. […]

A slice of coconut flour cake with Italian meringue frosting. Pink tulips in the background.
Desserts, Gluten free, Holiday favorites

Coconut flour cake


Coconut flour cake is light, airy and flavored with just a hint of lemon. Pairing it with an Italian meringue frosting and dusted with coconut flakes makes it sumptuous and delicious. Coconut flour cake is gluten free and delicious. This light and fluffy coconut cake was devoured at our last […]