Topic: gluten-free recipes

10 Gluten-Free Cookies For A Sweet, Wheat-Free Holiday

10 Gluten-Free Cookies For A Sweet, Wheat-Free Holiday

If you’re gluten-free, there’s no reason why you need to miss out on all the delicious holiday cookies at this time of year. The internet has made it easy to find a gluten-free recipe for nearly anything you can ever think of—including all your favorite treats from your gluten-y former life.  We’ve found ten tasty gluten-free cookie recipes from food bloggers, so check these out to find a GF version of an old favorite…or maybe a brand new cookie to add to your holiday traditions. More »

Morning Links: Gluten-Free Coconut French Toast Recipe

Morning Links: Gluten-Free Coconut French Toast Recipe

Don’t be Duped by Labels – Check up on your nutrition smarts with this gallery of the ten most deceptively unhealthy foods. (That’s Fit)

Gluten-Free Coconut French Toast – If you’re feeling uninspired by brunch, this coconut french toast recipe should turn things around. (FitSugar)

Seven Celebs Who Buck Beauty Trends – Runways and magazines put on the pressure with beauty trends, but these celebs do their own thing, and that makes them even prettier to us. (Well + Good NYC) More »

Healthy Baking: Vegan, Gluten-Free Valentine’s Day Thumbprint Cookie Recipe

Healthy Baking: Vegan, Gluten-Free Valentine's Day Thumbprint Cookie Recipe

Remember those awesome Sugarplum Cookies we made for Christmas here at Blisstree? The festive cookie recipe from Babycakes’ Erin McKenna is not only vegan and gluten-free; it also contains heart-healthy flax meal and uses healthy butter and dairy alternatives like coconut oil and applesauce. I love them so much (and so do my non-vegan, non-gluten-intolerant friends) that I decided to play with the recipe to make a Valentine’s Day version, flavored with hazelnuts, lemon zest, strawberry jam and made festive with a heart-shaped thumbprint. These are better than any Valentine I ever got in school. More »

Holiday Gallery: 10 Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Holiday Gallery: 10 Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is an occasion to enjoy preferred company (or we hope it is), but they don’t always share your preferred diet. This year, there’s a good chance that someone at the table will need a gluten-free meal; with a growing awareness of celiac disease and wheat allergies, more and more people are abstaining from the grain. Unlike your vegan, vegetarian, and health-nut guests, you can’t just serve a tofurkey and call it good; even those fake birds contain loads of gluten. Whether your guests have celiac disease, wheat allergies, or avoid gluten by choice, we’ve got 10 gluten-free versions of Thanksgiving favorites that everyone at the table should be able to keep down. But we’re warning you, the following dishes are about to make you very, very hungry.
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Holiday Baking Prep: 10 Dessert Recipes to Try Before Thanksgiving

Holiday Baking Prep: 10 Dessert Recipes to Try Before Thanksgiving

We condone healthy eating around here, but when it comes to homemade desserts over the holidays, we just repeat the mantra “everything in moderation” as we shovel pies, tarts, cookies, and cakes into our mouths to our heart’s content. Though it’s too early to bake your turkey day favorites, it’s not too early to warm up your oven and get baking. We found 10 pre-Thanksgiving recipes that will satisfy your sweet tooth and give you some practice for the real deal this year — without spoiling your appetite for pies of the pumpkin, pecan, and apple variety. More »