Desserts articles

Are Marshmallows Gluten-Free?

Marshmallows are one of those food items that are always a great favorite with adults and children. Most of us love to toast them over an open fire in the summer, combine them with chocolate and graham crackers to make s’mores on an afternoon or pop them into our mug of hot chocolate on a

Gluten-Free Sponge Cake

Gluten-Free Sponge Cake

Who doesn’t love cake? Most people love any kind of cake, whether it is chocolate, vanilla or some other flavor. Of course, if you are new to the gluten-free diet, you are very likely thinking, “How can I make a delicious gluten-free sponge cake?” Fortunately, it is simple to bake a gluten-free version of sponge

Birthday Cake

Gluten-Free Birthday Cake – Have it and eat it, too

Have you ever worried about what to do if you throw a birthday party for someone who is allergic to gluten? How are you going to serve them the traditional, flour-based birthday cake if they cannot have gluten? This is difficult problem to overcome, especially children who are on the gluten-free diet. Fortunately, there are

Gluten-Free Oatmeal Cookies

More Gluten-Free Oatmeal Cookies – Try these Recipes

Have you ever felt the longing for a real, oatmeal cookie since you went on the gluten-free diet? I remember distinctly feeling a craving for cookies, especially oatmeal cookies, when we were traveling cross-country. I would watch the rest of my family enjoy warm, oatmeal cookies from Subway while I contented myself with a snack


Is Chocolate Gluten-Free? If you Choose Wisely

Ahhh…chocolate! For many, their favorite food on earth! Unfortunately, most of these chocolate treats obviously contain large amounts of gluten. So, when you adopt the gluten-free diet, you naturally expect to give up chocolate treats forever. It was very hard for me to face the fact that I might never get to eat chocolate desserts

Gluten Free Carrot Cake

Gluten Free Carrot Cake – Wonderful Wheat Alternatives

Before we adopted the gluten-free diet, my family and I used to eat carrot cake very regularly. A large carrot cake from BJ’s was our favorite weekly dessert. However, once we eliminated gluten from our diet, we no longer enjoyed our weekly carrot cake. It was one of our gluten specialties that I really missed

Gluten Free Cheesecake

Is Gluten Free Cheesecake Less Fattening?

I’m sure that some of the most popular cakes eaten during birthdays are cheesecakes. And why not? Cheese cake is absolutely one of the most delicious things in the world. Actually, I have a little secret to reveal. When I was little, I honestly believed that cheesecake had ordinary cheese in it (like cheddar or Swiss cheese