Flops

GF Cookie Cake

August 23, 2009

After my last flop trying to make GF cookies, I decided I was not meant to develop my own cookie recipes and went with one that came out of a cookbook.  I changed it up a little bit by adding in almond extract instead of vanilla, and threw in some cinnamon.  I also used maybe […]

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GF Stromboli…er Pizza roll Ups

August 20, 2009

So after our amazing GF pizza success, I decided we could try a stromboli.  This is apparently something that my father has been wanting me to try, haha.  Every time I talk to him about my food blog he asks, “Have you figured out a stromboli yet?”  Well, stromboli did not work out quite as […]

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Experiments in Gluten Free Cookies

August 2, 2009

Remember the peach “cobbler” I made that I said tasted like a cookie on top?  Well, it gave me the idea to experiment a bit.  Ok, not experiment in the true sense.  I am a scientist by trade, and typically experiments involve well thought out, meticulously recorded tests with only small changes in each one. […]

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Gluten Free Peach and Blackberry "Cobbler"

July 31, 2009

Mmmm this was perfect!  I was so excited when deliciously sweet ripe white peaches were at the farmer’s market this week, along with the most beautiful blackberries!  Unfortunately my husband and I saw that we weren’t going to be able to eat them fast enough before they went bad because they were SO deliciously ripe, […]

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Strawberry Mint Macarons

June 6, 2009

When making macarons, you must make sure that you…. BEWARE THE MACARONS MONSTERS! Ok, so I had a little bit of fun here.  How could I not? My macarons turned out a total flop – not in flavor mind you, but in appearance.  Of course I had a gut feeling this was going to turn […]

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