Carrot Cake Cupcakes

The Kid works at a restaurant that sells a mile high carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. They have it sitting on the counter right by the cash register to entice customers to buy a slice. Since she has a dairy allergy, she hasn’t been able to try it but that doesn’t stop her from […]

Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Crust

Happy New Year! I wish you the most amazing year yet. Statistics say some of you set resolutions to lose weight this year or improve your health by eating better.  Are you one of them? You’ve probably convinced yourself that it’s going to be tough going and flavorless. Well that’s not entirely true. You can […]

Dairy Free Broccoli Cheddar Soup

The Kid works at a deli, and they have subs, salads, flatbread pizzas, and soups. LOL, for the first time in her life, The Kid is making things with sliced cheese, shredded cheese, cheese toppings… with gloves on of course. It’s just ironic that the one with the life threatening dairy allergy is actually working […]

Flourless Clementine Cake

Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and they mention something that you’ve never heard of, but everyone in the show seems to act like it’s mainstream? I feel so left out when I have to Google just to be in the know. The Kid and I saw The Secret Life of Walter […]

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

Yesterday I had some free time, so I decided to do some baking experimentation in the Quest Kitchen. Naturally all experiment roads are paved with chocolate so chocolate cupcakes came to mind. Cupcakes are the perfect decadent treat. They’re small so portion control is automatically in place. You can make them in small batches too […]