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There are some things in life which, once experienced, you never want to live without.  And I know I’m not the only one to feel that way about pantries.   1,012 more words

quince pancakes, gluten-free, dairy-free

Dear neighbors, are you familiar with quince ? wouldn’t advise you to eat it raw, I have never heard it done. Most people have it in a pie, often in combination with apples (such as in… 788 more words

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gluten-free, starch-free banana nut bread

My adorable husband has quickly adapted to my new situation  as a dependent woman. Making the bed, doing the house cleaning, buckling me up in the car, picking up heavy stuff, being the Strong Guy who can unscrew stubborn jar lids for me, no problem, he can handle all this … But playing taxi driver in order to go push a cart through the aisles of a food store, even organic, forget it!  376 more words

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gluten-free and starch-free marble cake

Gardening has taken me away from almost everything these last two weeks. No blogging, no piano, practically no reading, and cooking kept to the bare minimum… All this sacrificing just so I could spend my days outside, on my knees, in the flower beds, inspired by two great bloggers and gardeners, … 663 more words

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Dan Lepard is the person who many years ago started my bread baking adventures through his fascinating book The Handmade Loaf. I even named my sourdough starter “Dan” and he is now a healthy and bubbly 8-year-old boy. 903 more words


Chestnut pancakes

These light, fluffy pancakes are naturally gluten free and extremely nutritious thanks to the mixture of chestnut and teff flours in the batter. These flours are not only providing loads of minerals and vitamins but also give the pancakes a deep nutty flavour. 110 more words