34 Gluten Free Desserts for Spring

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Happy First Day of Spring! In the foodie world, that means it’s time for all things strawberry and lemon and coconut and bright and cheery and, of course, super yummy. Whether you are looking for inspiration for Easter, Passover, Mother’s Day, or just treats that make you happy the sunny, warm days are upon us,… 

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Flourless Bailey’s Fudge Swirl Brownies

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A little bit of Bailey’s is always a good thing, especially when paired with chocolate, like in these rich, fudgy brownies. It doesn’t have to be St. Patrick’s Day to have some Irish Cream in your dessert, so any day is a good day for Flourless Bailey’s Fudge Swirl Brownies. Flourless Bailey’s Fudge Swirl Brownies

Italian Noodle Casserole for #SundaySupper with @GalloFamily

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#SundaySupper and Gallo Family Vineyards know that meals are about much more than food. Behind so many recipes there’s a story, whether it’s an old family tradition or an unexpected kitchen success. I think you’re going to love this healthier update on an old school dish – creamy noodles, meaty sauce and bubbly cheese is… 

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Chocolate Mint Smoothie

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Forget all of that shamrock nonsense at the local fast food joint. You can make your own minty indulgence that is fresher, healthier, and even adds some chocolate, because chocolate makes everything better, just like in my Chocolate Mint Smoothie. Chocolate Mint Smoothie

Creamsicle Jello Mold for #SundaySupper

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#SundaySupper is giving you a menu filled with blasts from the past with today’s Retro Recipes. No box mixes here – just cubes of fresh orange juice gelatin seemingly floating in a sea of wobbly vanilla ice cream, there’s nothing more fun, pretty, or totally retro than this Creamsicle Jello Mold. Creamsicle Jello Mold

Crustless Lemon Strawberry Slow Cooker Cheesecake

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Crustless Lemon Strawberry Slow Cooker Cheesecake is a rich, creamy, and totally fantastic cheesecake that is cooked in the slow cooker! Crustless Lemon Strawberry Slow Cooker Cheesecake

Five Minute Bailey’s Fudge Sauce

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Pour it over ice cream, drizzle on some cake, blend into a milkshake, or just eat it by the spoonful, whatever you do, if you have a bottle of Irish Cream in your fridge, your are just a a few basic pantry ingredients and several minutes away from velvety, luscious Five Minute Bailey’s Fudge Sauce. Five… 

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Flourless Almond Joy Cookie Dough Ball for #SundaySupper

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It’s a Beantastic #SundaySupper, and we are celebrating everything from your classic legumes, like black beans and kidney beans, to beans that show up in drinks and sweets, like coffee beans and vanilla beans. Yes, that’s right, it’s going to be incredi-bean from breakfast to dinner to dessert! I’m combining the two in a seriously… 

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Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites

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What do you do when you have a bunch of leftovers in the fridge? Mix them all up into a healthy snack or side dish with plenty of vegetables, whole grains, and protein. My kids couldn’t keep their fingers off of these Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites. Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites

Fire Roasted Garlic Turkey Chili Stuffed Acorn Squash for #WeekdaySupper with #McSkilletSauce

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Move over chili in a bread bowl, there’s a healthier and tastier version in town! Today’s #WeekdaySupper is super quick and easy, but still totally comforting and satisfying because I used McCormick’s Skillet Sauces. On those busy evenings, in about thirty minutes you can be eating smoky, spicy Fire Roasted Garlic Turkey Chili Stuffed Acorn Squash. Fire… 

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No-Bake Nutella Cheesecake Shooters for #SundaySupper {#glutenfree option}

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There’s a certain award show on tonight, and #SundaySupper has a menu of amazing recipes coming down the Red Carpet with all the glitz and glam worthy of a golden statue. When you’re at a cocktail party with the A-listers, even dessert has to be elegant. And tiny so you can still fit into your… 

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#JuiceByJamba & Honey Nut No-Bake Granola Bars – @JambaJuice #Giveaway #ad

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jamba Juice for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. You may be on-the-go, but you don’t want to settle for a substandard snack. You still want healthy, fresh, and, of course, tasty. So stop by Jamba Juice to grab one of their Fresh Juice… 

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Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or Dip

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Looking for a little kick to liven up those salads or veggies, but don’t want to pack on the calories or head to the store? The grab a few basic ingredients you have in your kitchen and whip up this Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or Dip. Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or Dip

Lightened-Up Creamed Spinach au Gratin for #SundaySupper

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Since it’s February, #SundaySupper is celebrating Heart Health Month with a menu of dishes that your ticker and tastebuds will thank you for. I know we all love rich and creamy, hearty foods, but our heart will love us back if we make a vegetable side dish that is just as creamy and delicious as… 

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40+ Gluten Free Comfort Food Recipes

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You guyssss, it’s still so darn cold! I don’t know about you, but I need to warm my body and soul with this collection from Joy of The Joyful Foodie, my Gluten-Free Roundups Contributor 40+ Gluten Free Comfort Food Recipes. 40+ Gluten Free Comfort Food Recipes

Swirled Berry Vanilla Puffs Chocolate Bark & @CascadianFarm #Giveaway

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Looking for a last minute Valentine’s Day recipe or just want a fun and easy treat to make with the kids? Chewy, crunchy, and chocolaty, you can enjoy something sweet in a healthier way with Swirled Berry Vanilla Puffs Chocolate Bark. Swirled Berry Vanilla Puffs Chocolate Bark

Girl’s Best Friend Cocktail

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Valentine’s Day is typically thought of as a holiday for lovers. But let’s shake things up and celebrate loved ones – friends, sisters, children – with cocktails! The Girl’s Best Friend Cocktail is a perfectly pink and pretty cocktail for sipping with your best gals. Girl’s Best Friend Cocktail – from Cocktails Recipe Contributor Kim… 

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Meet the 2015 Cupcakes & Kale Chips Recipes & Roundups Contributors

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I am so excited to be bringing on a full team of contributors this year! If you don’t already know about my roundup crew bringing you collections of yummy eats, tasty sweets, and gluten free recipes on Fridays, I’ll be reintroducing them to you. But in addition, I have six more lovely ladies each with… 

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Deep Dish Gluten Free Red Velvet Brownies for Two for #SundaySupper with @GalloFamily

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Love is in the air, so with Valentine’s Day right around the corner #SundaySupper and Gallo Family Vineyards are helping you plan a special day with special food and wine pairings for just you and your special someone. We have an entire menu of romantic recipes that serve just two people, from a special brunch… 

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25 Red Velvet Desserts

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It’s the time of year for all things heart and flowers. Yes, I’m talking about Valentine’s Day. But if you show your love by what comes out of the kitchen, whether it’s for February 14th or any day of the year, Nancy, my Tasty Sweets contributor found these amazing 25 Red Velvet Desserts. 25 Red… 

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Coconut Almond Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies & #GreenandBlacks #SweepstakesEntry #ad

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Valentine’s Day is definitely a time for indulgence, and I’m talking about indulgence in high quality, chocolaty goodness. So this year treat yourself and your family to a simple rich dessert made with only the finest ingredients, and, of course, bursts of dark chocolate. For a treat that also happens to be gluten friendly, bake… 

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Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie

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​ Chocolate and cherries may be synonymous with Valentine’s Day, but you don’t have to wait to treat the ones you love to something special when it is also packed with healthy ingredients. Nourish the body, heart, and soul with this Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie. Valentine’s Day Black Forest Smoothie   Valentine’s Day is coming… 

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Vanilla Bean Grapefruit Curd for #VanillaWeek

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Top some toast, ice cream, yogurt, or even just your spoon with something rich and creamy, but also bright, fresh and citrusy with flecks of vanilla beans. It’s super easy to make this Vanilla Bean Grapefruit Curd. Hi and welcome to #VanillaWeek hosted by Terri from Love and Confections. I am so excited about this week-long… 

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