All posts tagged: gluten-free recipe

Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes: A Guilt-Free Gluten-Free Recipe

Originally posted on A Color Pop Life:
Oh, chocolate … a girl’s best friend 🙂 ?I lost count years ago to the amount of chocolate candy … cakes … cupcakes … chocolate covered fruits … anything chocolate that I have devoured. ?And, is if I had it already naturally bad for the chocolate bug when pregnant with my daughter it was doubly worse! ?I literally had dark chocolate bars residing on the bedside table. ?Wouldn’t you know it, though – Amelie has the chocolate bug worse than I do! ?In fact, that is one of her favorite stories about how even in the womb she took over my taste buds and demanded chocolate 🙂 So, how do we get this chocolate pleasure with as less guilt as possible is my quest. ?I think I found it! ?This gluten-free chocolate cupcake recipe is the sweetest devotion to just the right amount of chocolate fix I need … AND I can still go for a run afterward because I am not left feeling heavy – No heaviness,…

Pears, Chocolate, and Mint: A Recipe So Quick and Easy Even a Mom Multi-Tasking Can Do It!

Howdy – Howdy everyone!  It’s about time again for a sweet recipe, especially with Autumn making a gentle entrance into Texas finally.  In a ever so brief moment when there was a speck of silence in my house I picked up the closest magazine in sight and wouldn’t you know, I found a recipe that was my kind of treat: includes seasonal fruit (pears), has chocolate (dark is my fav!), and is actually pretty darn easy to make!  For me, I was done – put this on the “Try It” list 🙂 And, away I went at getting ready to try this recipe out: write down the recipe – check … buy the ingredients – check … get out the kitchen utensils – check.  Here I am standing in the kitchen, ready to go, albeit still in my workout montage, and Max and Amelie waltz right into the kitchen and decide they want to make this into a Vlog (video+blog).  I mean, who was I think I was going to make this recipe on my …