Baking Essentials

I’m in Love with Gluten-Free Baking. Here are a Few of My Favorite Products for Getting Busy in the Kitchen with Baking Gluten-Free Goods. 1. Square Baking Dish // 2. Artisan Silicone Baking Mats // 3. Nonstick Cookie Sheets // 4. Stoneware Batter Bowl // 5. Pastry Cutters // 6. Silicone Brownie Squares Baking Mold … Continued

Dr. Kracker Whole Foods Baking Event

I was recently invited to a private baking event for Dr. Kracker’s Crackers here in Manhattan hosted by Dr. Kracker himself. It was such a pleasure to meet him and bake his yummy crackers right alongside of him…talk about exciting and hands-on learning. We baked a vast array of cracker and flatbread flavors including my … Continued

Giveaway: Purely Elizabeth Gluten-Free Baking Mixes

I am thrilled to announce my giveaway for 3 Purely Elizabeth Gluten-Free Baking Mixes to 1 lucky Healthy Apple reader! I recently had the opportunity to meet Elizabeth (as we are both BU and IIN graduates) and chat with her about her incredible gluten-free baking mixes.  My clients and I love the pancake and muffin mixes … Continued

Gingerbread Cookies

How adorable are these cute little gingerbread men and women? I couldn’t resist…as with every year I have to make my special gingerbread people.  It’s a fun, festive ritual that I take part in and enjoy every second of the process from grading cutting shapes with my cookie cutters to decorating the clothes and features … Continued

Chocolate Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Who doesn’t love bread pudding? So soft and smooth, so incredibly moist…yum, I’m getting hungry just thinking about it.  I’ve created a healthy gluten-free bread pudding that is made with raw cacao and macadamia nuts, which are two ingredients that are sure to knock your socks off with one bite.  This recipe is not too … Continued

Healthy Holiday Baking Tips

Here are a few secrets to pair-down your traditional holiday recipes to easily create a healthy alternative.  Enjoy these tips in your kitchen when baking during this holiday season. Replace a portion of the butter, shortening or margarine with heart-healthy oils such as canola or olive oil. Combine your favorite fruits and vegetables such as … Continued

Musselman’s Apple Sauce Holiday Side Dish and Giveaway Gift Basket

Recently I was contacted by Musselman’s Apple Sauce to create a holiday side dish using their apple sauce.  To say the least, I pretty much inhaled the complimentary 2 jars they sent to me.  Delicious is an understatement and I had a fabulous time in my new kitchen devising a holiday recipe side dish. And … Continued