Category Archives: Lactose Free

Peanut Butter Pudding (Naturally GF and sugar-free! Vegan! And opt. dairy-free)

This pudding is very good and very good for you too! It doesn’t contain eggs or sugar! It comes from the same author and cookbook as my recent post about sweet milk. (Sweet and Natural Desserts without Sugar, Honey, Molasses, or Artificial Sweeteners by Janet Warrington.) I am going to quote the recipe below (from …

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Mini Easy Little Cheesecakes

  Don’t these look good? And the best part too is that they are really simple and relatively healthy to make: One “slice” of cheese from a box of Original, Laughing Cow, Creamy Swiss (or other flavor),3/4 oz. Soft Cheese Slices OR cream cheese cut up into wedges  OR  for a DAIRY-FREE OPTION try Tofutti …

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Healthy Chocolate Cookies with Homemade Peanut Butter Chips!

Or, How to get your chocolate peanut butter fix all in one stop! 🙂 Note: I made a small batch since I was adapting this from another recipe and also didn’t want too many cookies around. 🙂 This recipe makes about 10 cookies though…Feel free to double or triple it according to your needs and …

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Homemade Peanut Butter Chips!

I just discovered how to make my own peanut butter chips! I simply chopped up my fudge (see previous post) into tiny pieces and added it to my cookies. 🙂 Yeah! (Be sure to keep them in the freezer though :))

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Yummy, Homemade Use-what-you-have Pizza

My room mates went out for pizza and I decided since I was staying home, I’d make my own…healthier version with what I had on hand. (yeah-for double frugality! No money spent on going out, no money spent on more food supplies!) I topped this with some frozen chicken pieces, bits of pineapple, frozen shredded …

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Naturally Sweet Double Berry Oatmeal

  You will notice the oatmeal looks a little purplish-almost gray especially compared to the background—-but don’t fear! It’s because of how it’s made.   I discovered that I left a mug of herbal raspberry tea out and decided to experiment with using that instead of water in my oatmeal. I also added some strawberries. …

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Sloppy Joe Boats

After finishing up my hamburger buns and still having meat left I decided to make a healthy, GF, low carb variation of my sloppy joes! Viola! Take a leaf of lettuce (like Romaine), add meat, and sprinkle with cheese. Enjoy! 🙂 Still prefer the bun? Try these.

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Mom’s Homemade Sloppy Joes

Mmm…sloppy joes! A classic American favorite. I just recently made my mom’s recipe and I will quote it here with some minor add-ins: Sloppy Joes Brown 1 pound hamburger with one diced medium onion. Add one 6 oz. can of tomato paste,  1 1/4 cup water, and shake in a few shakes of dry diced …

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Mom’s Applesauce Muffins

I LOVE my mom’s applesauce muffins. And after hearing from Celiac teen, how she has been making recipes to fit her celiac diet from those from pre-celiac days, I have been doing some of my own experimenting. 🙂 So, here’s what I came up with. Also, it is has less sugar and no oil versus …

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Chewy Breakfast Muffin Cookies

I haven’t done much cooking or experimenting lately as I am visiting some family and do not have a lot on hand. However, today, I had some leftover oatmeal to use up and didn’t want to eat oatmeal…again. 🙂 So, I wondered, could I make oatmeal cookies with leftover oatmeal for breakfast (I mean, healthy …

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