The Top Dairy-Free Desserts I Have Made December 2021

I have been sensitive to dairy ever since my early adulthood. Unfortunately, as 2021 ends, the sensitivity increases. The symptoms included bloating and farting (so embarrassing). Therefore, I decided to restrict my dairy intake and try recipes that are meant to leave out dairy. While I still have food containing dairy, I try to limitContinue reading “The Top Dairy-Free Desserts I Have Made December 2021”

“Cold Stone Creamery” At Home

Since many Cold Stone Creamery locations have closed, and few, if any, remain, I’ve tried to use their techniques at home.  Below is a picture of vanilla ice cream with crushed brownies mixed in. What I did was crumpled the brownies with my hands into the bowl. Then I scooped some ice cream and mixedContinue reading ““Cold Stone Creamery” At Home”

The Most Delicious Homemade Brownies Ever…it’s a Miracle!

Homemade cooking involves less preservatives and more control from you. And with the coronavirus forcing people to be in their homes pretty much all the time, I have to do most of my own cooking. I do love going out, and I will admit that prior to the covid-19 crisis, I barely cooked and spentContinue reading “The Most Delicious Homemade Brownies Ever…it’s a Miracle!”

Baking Dairy-Free Brownies… Good, Bleh, and Eh

When I was experimenting with avoiding dairy in my cooking, I tried a brownie recipe. It called for coconut oil instead of a typical dairy ingredient. The first time, it tasted good—irresistible. I would eat them often. My family disliked them. But I enjoyed them. The second time, they had a crumbly texture and tastedContinue reading “Baking Dairy-Free Brownies… Good, Bleh, and Eh”

Perfect Brownies from Scratch: They’re So Hard to Make as Good as the Boxed Mixes

Brownies rule! Of course, you shouldn’t eat them all the time. But they’re delicious in moderation—just like everything else is, including healthy foods. You know how people say everything tastes better homemade? Well, that is true for most things. Except… brownies. I don’t understand why. But brownies from scratch almost never taste like the boxedContinue reading “Perfect Brownies from Scratch: They’re So Hard to Make as Good as the Boxed Mixes”