dairy free vanilla pudding with raspberry sauce

Dairy free vegan vanilla pudding with raspberry sauce. No dairy ingredients, no animal gelatin used. Perfect for a baby under 12 months or for a grown up: delicate, creamy and refreshing. Delicious if served cold with a cold raspberry sauce on top!If you are interested in more details, ingredients and tips, please have a look at my blog:http://www.buonapappa.net/dairy-free-vanilla-pudding-with-raspberry-sauc......more

Maple Ice Cream with Cinnamon Crisps

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cake

While I was up visiting my parents this past week, my mom (and I) made this DELICIOUS dessert. Well... my mom made it and I took pictures. I am not typically a fan of fruit with chocolate but this literally was AMAZING.She wanted to share this delicious recipe with me and I was so thankful she did. I couldn't stop eating it the second day. Mmmm it was good.Ingredients: ...more

Chocolate Raspberry Coconut Bread Pudding

Do you ever struggle with what to make for dessert?  I know, really...who has to struggle with an idea for dessert?  Let's pretend, shall we?  Sometimes you just can't think of what to make for dessert that isn't in a box.  How about a sweet tooth?  Have you got one of those?  I sure do.  Well, bread pudding is one of those throw together desserts that totally satisfies a sweet tooth and really, anything goes.  And, the best part is it is pretty dang quick!...more

Vegan Tiramisu Cheesecake

When Momma saw a tiramisu layer cake at Costco the other day, she was tempted to put it in our cart… But I stopped her. I wasn’t being a rebellious control-freak; I just really needed a reason to make something for you guys, and share with y’all the recipe. A creamy and luscious filling paired with a bit of crunch from the crust, this Vegan Tiramisu Cheesecake will make anyone swoon in utter bliss....more

Cherry Triffles

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Protein-Packed Cookie Dough Dip

Do you ever have those times when something or someone keeps popping up in your life? Recently, I had that happen with cookie dough. Seriously, it was haunting me!! I don't know if my sweet tooth was just getting the best of me, but I was either noticing cookie dough more or cookie dough was really haunting me. It was everywhere ... cookie dough ice cream, cookie dough Oreos, cookie dough frosting and then I had a conversation with someone about eating cookie dough! ...more

Chocolate Dipped Watermelon, a 43rd Birthday

The Annual Birthday Blog Post Goddess (let's call her Lenora) is circling back once again to these digital coordinates. Birthdays make you ask:  where has the time gone? Nothing answers back more honestly than the dates on blog posts. They're like the wicked stepmother's magic mirror in Snow White--totally honest. Cringe. Getting older is the passing of time. But you do get little wisdom shots along the way. This was a good day for these....more

Strawberry Ricotta Ice Cream

I hate to see good food go to waste. Now this is not to say that I clean my plate or overeat. I am really referring to partial items sitting in the refrigerator or pantry that get forgotten about.How often do you buy an ingredient for a recipe and actually use the entire container?I seem to always have extra ricotta cheese....more

Sugar Cookie Cups