Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

I love buying the bags of ripe bananas at the store. Sometimes I get a little overzealous and end up with way too many! For this recipe I had 4 bananas to use up and these muffins were born! Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins by Katie Heddleston Prep Time: 10-15 minutes Cook Time: 15-20 minutes {Read More…}

PB Banana Oat Cookies

Helllloooo from Florida!! My flight landed in Tampa at 11:10 am yesterday morning and my brother was waiting for me. We grabbed lunch to-go at a small yummy Greek restaurant and headed home. My afternoon consisted of a glorious nap and an even more glorious 5 mile run. I completed my run in 47:30 — {Read More…}

Banana Gobs

Banana Gobs Outside Ingredients 5 very ripe bananas, mashed 1.5 cups of white sugar 4 flax eggs (12 tablespoons of warm water + 3 tablespoons of flax meal) 3 cups all purpose gluten free flour — I used Bob’s Red Mill . 1.5 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 3 teaspoons xanthan gum 1/2 teaspoon salt Filling Ingredients 1/2 cup Earth Balance -vegan butter substitute 1 teaspoons gluten free vanilla extract 5 cups powdered sugar 3 tablespoons vanilla or white soy milk

GF Bananapple Oat Bread

Combine 3 bananas, 2 chopped apples, and 1 cup GF oats. Mix it together all yummmmy. Add 2 Tablespoons egg whites, 1/2 cup Splenda Brown Sugar Blend (or 1 cup regular brown sugar), 1 teaspoon GF vanilla, 1/2 cup applesauce. Mix. Add 1.5 cups GF all purpose flour such as Bob’s Red Mill, 1 teaspoon {Read More…}

More Smoothies

I know I’ve already posted about smoothies before, but the summer is just the perfect time for them!! When staying at my moms house, there were plenty of smoothies involved. This was a smoothie for three people, containing: strawberry yogurt, vanilla yogurt, strawberries, banana, and pineapples. Such a beautiful creation. And it’s always prettier in {Read More…}

Summer Smoothies

I love summertime sunshine, summertime fruits, and summertime smoothies! The summer sun makes me crave something cool and refreshing; and the summer fruits make for the perfect summer smoothies. There is nothing complicated about summer smoothies. Any fruit you have available will work! Today I enjoyed a smoothie with strawberries, banana, and kiwi. I added {Read More…}

Banana Caterpillars

From: Silly Snacks—Publications International, Ltd. Ingredients 2 medium bananas ¼ cup peanut butter ¼ cup flaked coconut 4 raisins Thin pretzel sticks Directions 1. Peel and slice each banana into ten slices. Make caterpillar by spreading slices with peanut butter and pressing pieces together. 2. Sprinkle half of coconut over each caterpillar and press lightly {Read More…}