Maple Pecan Apple Crumble

Apple crumble is one of my favorite desserts around this time of year. I can’t think of anything better than warming up with a bowl of soft and sweet apples, baked under a layer of crunchy cinnamon crumble. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and coming up with a delicious dessert is high on my priority…

Grain-Free Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Fudge, Spice and Everything Nice I’m a fan of all brownies; fudgey, chewy, hard, sprinkled with powdered sugar, frosted with sprinkles, or even made with black beans. My sweet tooth has always and will always love the creamy, dreamy richness of pure chocolate that just about any brownie delivers, including black bean brownies. I almost…

How To Cook Perfect Quinoa

The Best Soft & Fluffy Quinoa Quinoa became a staple in our kitchen long before I knew exactly what quinoa was, or even how to pronounce it for that matter. I associated the texture and purpose similar to rice, yet the taste much more defiant. Quinoa has a nutty flavor and a subtle and sweet…

Sunflower Flax Seed Muffins

Grain-Free High Fiber Muffins I’ve been having a lot of “getting older” moments lately, and I haven’t decided whether or not I like it just yet. After I wrote last week’s post, I felt a huge sense of relief because I was able to write and share exactly how I was feeling at this period…