Gluten-Free Almond Chocolate Cherry Stars

Gluten Free Almond Chocolate Cherry Stars Recipe

Despite what all the country music songs, poetry, and heart-wrenching literature have to say about it, love should not be difficult. And neither should baking gluten free cookies for your Valentine!

In both romantic relationships and gluten free baking

Gluten Free Almond Biscotti Recipe

Gluten Free Almond Biscotti Recipe

Every morning my husband does the same thing, he gets up early, makes coffee, waits for the newspaper to be delivered (yes, he gets up THAT early) and then he sits down in his chair by the living room window to enjoy his paper with his coffee and a biscotti as the sun rises.

I know this not because I witness it but because every morning I walk into the living room and see the paper on the floor by the chair, his empty coffee cup and the biscotti wrapper on the little table by the chair.

Gluten Free Almond Pound Cake Recipe

Gluten Free Almond Pound Cake Recipe

Pound cake is not considered the most gorgeous gal at the prom; in fact, there are those who would consider it quite plain, ordinary, and run of the mill. Not me. I have always loved pound cake.

I don’t care that it isn’t all dolled up with frosting and sugar roses. I just think it doesn’t need the adornment to shine, like a truly beautiful woman who needs no makeup.

Sure I like chocolate layer cake but pound cake and I go way back. It was the first cake I ever “made” or should I say defrosted? Remember Sarah Lee Pound Cake? I do. In fact it was one of the few things I mourned when I went gluten free. When I was developing my own gluten free flour blend I didn’t consider the development complete until it produced a perfect pound cake.

I once spent several weeks in a very impoverished country in West Africa. The quality of food in our relatively luxe hotel was as poor as the country’s inhabitants;

Pignoli Cookies

Gluten Free Pignoli Cookies Recipe

Classic Italian gluten free cookies with a taste reminiscent of almond croissants.