Tag: dairy-free

Baking, Desserts

Dairy-Free Lemon “Buttercream” Birthday Cake

My allergy girl celebrated her 1st birthday not with the typical Chocolate Cake and accompanying adorable messy-faced photos that most do… she had strawberry-rhubarb pie.   We just didn’t know at that time how to give a kid with dairy, egg and nut allergies a proper birthday cake!   Kate HATES strawberries!!!  […]


Dairy-Free “Buttermilk” Recipe

Recipes often call for buttermilk.  Fear not Dairy-free friends!  You can easily make your own dairy-free buttermilk at home!  I use this for my Dairy-Free Lemon “Buttercream” Birthday Cake recipe amongst others. Enjoy!

Appetizers, Mains, Meat

Thai Flank Steak Satay with Pea-NOT Butter Sauce

True Story:  I was recently at a party (for my Dragon Boat Team Year-End Party) and our dear Coach Patrick ended up having an allergic reaction to a chicken satay dish that was marinated in peanut butter sauce and served with the peanut butter sauce on the side for dipping.  […]

Baking, Breakfast, Desserts

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

This is a family favourite and is requested by my parents and brother for every family occasion.  It is soooooo good!  Especially warm.  I recommend baking two!!! Bon Appetit!  

Baking, Desserts

PeaNOT Butter Cups

I made these for Easter and hate to admit that I ATE MOST OF THEM!   Oh my goodness these are delicious!!!   Perhaps you will be able to show more restraint than me…but I doubt it!   They are THAT good!  This recipe is dairy-free, peanut and tree-nut free and gluten free. […]