Almond and Rice Flour Waffles and Pancakes (Gluten Free, Vegan)

Posted on Mar 30th, 2013

I have few family members and friends who can't eat anything with gluten, and I'd like to have more GF recipes in my collection. I am a complete newbie when it comes to gluten free baking, though. Also, I already have too…

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Banana Pecan Spice Cake

Posted on Jul 11th, 2010

I had three over-ripe bananas sitting on my counter, but I didn't feel like banana muffins. I really wanted pumpkin cake. Meanwhile, the bananas continued to ripen... That's it! Pumpkin pie spices and molasses! I found my…

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Caramel Rolls (Vegan Schnecken)

Posted on Feb 5th, 2011

When we get the tiniest bit of icy weather here, the whole town shuts down. No one in South Texas knows how to drive in ice or snow, so the kids get to stay home from school and everyone plays. Unfortunately, when we got ice…

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Morning Glory Muffins

Posted on Sep 4th, 2009

Not only are these muffins perfect for breakfast, they’re perfect to take with you as you head out the door for adventures. They’re dense and moist and will keep you going for hours.     I made these…

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Orange-Pumpkin Whole Wheat Monkey Bread

Posted on Feb 8th, 2012

Monkey bread as it's usually made is something I'd never eat. It's made from canned biscuits coated with loads and loads of butter and sugar. If I ate something like that, I'd feel bad later from the sugar crash and too much…

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Pancakes from homemade wholegrain baking mix

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2009

My son never liked whole wheat baked goods as a kid. He could taste the bitterness in the flour, I think. I tried white wheat and that went down even less well than regular whole wheat. None of us liked the whole grain mixes…

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Pumpkin Muffins

Posted on Oct 31st, 2009

These are based on the Pumpkin Muffins in Vegan with a Vengeance, but I use my own baking mix. Also, I use less sugar and oil. The original spices, however, are perfect. Happy Halloween! Pumpkin Muffins 1 cup mashed…

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Vegan Kolaches

Posted on Mar 31st, 2015

If you know much about Texas, you know how much we love our kolaches. Brought here by Czech immigrants, these little pastries soon became a favorite of everyone in the state - at least I've never met anyone who didn't like…

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Vegan Masala Carrot Muffins

Posted on May 5th, 2013

[This is the third of three recipes I provided for the beta launch of Foodie.com in February of 2012. The site has just undergone a redesign. Thus, I’m republishing the recipes here so that they can link to them from the…

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Vegan Wholegrain Applesauce Waffles

Posted on Apr 15th, 2014

Is there anyone who does not like waffles? Warm, crispy, and with all of those little squares to hold syrup, there is a waffle recipe to make everyone happy. They make pancakes seem boring by comparison. Waffles are more…

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White Bean Waffles

Posted on Mar 5th, 2012

I made a recent kitchen resolution to cook beans from scratch whenever possible, especially if I need more than one can. Using my slow cooker makes this ridiculously easy. I don't know why it took me so long to start doing…

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Whole-grain Blueberry Muffins

Posted on Mar 17th, 2010

I was digging around in the freezer and found a bag of blueberries that I didn't know I had. Bonus! I actually have no idea what I bought them for. Since I had baking mix on hand, it was easy to use them in muffins. I…

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