Gluten Free Blueberry Hand Pies

Gluten Free Blueberry Hand Pies Recipe

There is nothing more quintessentially summer to me than blueberries. Blueberry pie to be exact. It just wouldn’t be summer without it.

Since today is the first day of summer I would have to say that blueberry pie is definitely in order! Today I decided to make a more portable version – blueberry hand pies; perfect for picnics, beach trips, and hikes. The Great Outdoors and Blueberry Pies – a perfect combo!

Gluten Free Spanakopita Bites

Gluten Free Spanakopita Bites Recipe

In a perfect world (at least my perfect world) meals would consist of appetizers and desserts. Obviously it is not practical to eat appetizers and desserts at every meal – I mean it would be a little time consuming coming up with all that mini-food – but we can certainly entertain that way. In fact that is my very favorite way to entertain; cocktail parties with small bites – some savory, some sweet.

When I am the one hosting a party I

Gluten Free Scallion Pancake Bites

Gluten Free Scallion Pancake Bites Recipe

Before going gluten free did you ever have Chinese scallion pancakes? They are basically a pancake packed with chopped scallions, seasoned with sesame oil, and served with a dipping sauce.

This recipe started off to in the direction of scallion pancakes but a funny thing happened on the way to Shanghai…

Gluten Free Mini Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes

Gluten Free Flourless Mini Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes Recipe

You know me, I am always trying to come up with gluten free recipes that are simple to make and use “normal” ingredients and if that recipe is for dessert, then all the better. If I am going to use that recipe for entertaining then being able to make it ahead is an even bigger plus.

I threw myself a birthday bash recently and decided I really didn’t want a birthday cake. Instead I wanted an array of mini desserts. After all, why eat one piece of one thing when you can eat a variety of small bites? So I made mini coconut cupcakes, mini cream puffs, mini strawberry shortcakes and these little beauties – Flourless Mini Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes.

These are so simple and everyone loved them. So many people commented on

Gluten Free Almond Apricot Mini Cakes Recipe

Gluten Free Almond Apricot Mini Cakes Recipe

With no time to think let alone do I came up with these quick and easy gluten free mini cakes that taste like almond croissants spread with apricot jam. Perfect for brunch with the ladies!

No Bake Cheesecakes

Gluten Free No Bake Cookies & Creme Cheesecakes Recipe

No reason to heat up the kitchen with this quick and easy, no bake gluten free cheesecake recipe. Who doesn’t love the flavor of cookies and creme?