Easy Gluten Free Pumpkin Muffins

My weekend muffin experiment using a box cake mix as the base… super easy, just a few ingredients, stir, bake.

easy pumpkin muffines

I’ve been experimenting in the kitchen with gluten free shortcuts for awhile now. I like baking from scratch, but sometimes it’s nice to whip up muffins or cupcakes on the fly and in a hurry too. Boxed cake mixes can be your friend when you have the time crunch happening or when you’re low on certain ingredients and the nearest store that carries a wider range of gluten free baking necessities is an hour away.
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Autumn Recipes: 12 Weeks of Recipes and Shopping Lists

Sunday morning I tend to browse Amazon for books to add to my Kindle for the week. I usually pick up a book or two to read from Kindle Unlimited and then I check out the cookbook selection to get some new recipes and ideas for the week too.

This week I picked up my blogging friend Kate’s seasonal cookbook Autumn: A Season Of Easy Cooking. And then we promptly went grocery shopping and picked up ingredients for a few of the meals.

We actually made the Thai Beef Lettuce Wraps tonight. I had most of the ingredients already, just had to pick up a few things. I used ground turkey instead of ground beef and I omitted the fish sauce (Brian’s gout and fish sauce do not get along) I splashed in a little sesame oil when I was browning the turkey up. They came out really good. I doubled the batch so we have some for lunch tomorrow too.

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Easy Pie Recipes for Holidays or Any Day


No matter what your favorite flavor is or what kind of crust you like, there's no doubt that pie is the perfect holiday dessert for any holiday. So today we're going to take a quick glimpse in to the world of pie with these traditional holiday … [Continue reading]

Almost Apple Pie French Toast

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