Pea Soup Mix in a Jar

We enjoy having soup for lunch from September to May and having a few ready made homemade mixes makes things simpler on those busy days. I have made homemade recipe into a dried mix some years ago and have upgraded the recipe to include yellow split peas after seeing other bloggers with similar “soup in…

Sweet and Sour Spareribs

This is a nice recipe – easy to make. Makes one rack of spareribs and about 14 cups Soup! Sweet and Sour Spareribs – also recipe for one Dutch Oven of soup from water spareribs were precooked in. 1.8 kg spareribs (approx. 4lbs) Sauce: 1 1/3 cup Sweet Chili Sauce 1/2 cup sugar 4 tbsp….

Gluten Free Pie and Tart Dough Recipe

This recipe puts together a few of my recipes I’ve tested over the years plus some methods I have read about on the internet.  It ends up being a very tasty and flaky pie/tart /crust! Pie Dough Flour Mix – No substitutions 1 1/4 cup brown rice flour 1 1/4 cup fine rice flour 1…

Gluten Free Strawberry Parfait Dessert

This is an easy recipe that you can use up some vanilla ice cream in your freezer.  Use either frozen or fresh sliced strawberries.  I make it in a 9 x 13 glass dish but you can also divide it up into individual parfait glasses.  Make sure you have enough ice cubes a day ahead…

Curried Beans and Ham Supper – gluten free

Simple but tasty recipe that is easy to put together.  Cut recipe in half to serve 2-3 Curried Beans and Ham Supper – serves 6 18 oz frozen green beans   ( or add as much as your family eats) 3 cups chicken broth (or water and 2 cubes gf chicken bouillon) 1 small onion, diced…

Curried Squash Soup – easy to make!

I normally do not care for soups made with any type of squash.  This past weekend my sister served us a curried squash soup for dinner –  I was a little nervous to try it but am sure glad I did!  It was delicious!  Not sure of the name of the squash she used but…

Retro Gluten Free Strawberry Jell-O Cheesecake

Another one of my favourites from years ago easily made gluten free! Retro Gluten Free Strawberry Jell-O Cheesecake    2 cups Mock Graham Wafer Crumbs 1/4 cup soft butter 1 egg, large 1 85 grams (3 oz)  lemon Jell-O 1 cup boiling water 1 8 oz pkg cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup icing sugar (powdered…

Gluten Free Mock Graham Wafer Crumbs

Easy to make Graham Wafer Crumb alternative for gluten free diets. Graham Wafer Crumbs 1 1/2 cups of Gluten Free flour – I use any mild/white flour mix I have on hand to use up    or use half rice flour and tapioca flour or half rice flour and half sweet rice flour. 1/2 cup…

Retro No Bake Gluten Free Cheesecake

When I was in my teens and going to wedding showers held in our church basement often the dessert served was some form of jello cheese cake.  It’s a nice “light” version of cheesecake.  I make it with homemade “mock graham wafer” crumbs that are simple to make. No Bake Gluten Free Cheesecake Ingredients: 1…

Old Fashioned Lacey Cookies Gluten Free

  I was given a container of Lacey Cookies from Costco as a gift this Christmas- delicious!  Very addictive but not gluten free.  I Googled Lacey Cookie recipe and found a number of them.  The gluten free recipe had almond flour and I wanted to make one without  almond flour.  I used gluten free oats…