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Sweet Potato Brownie Adventures

Want a tray of brownies without my delirious rambling? Click here for my melt-in-your-mouth sweet potato brownies recipe. Otherwise, prepare to read about my adventure in sweet potato brownies™. Earlier this year I posted a recipe for Sweet Potato Brownies. It was an on-the-whim type of recipe that I made once, decided was good enough, and posted. They were good brownies, …

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Quinoa Cupcakes (Gluten Free)

This morning Tumblr informed me that it was Chomps of Life’s 2nd birthday. Whoa. That means that I’ve been making posts, albeit infrequently, for 2 entire years. For someone who is always switching hobbies, 2 years of blogging is quite a feat. Lately I’ve kind of neglected Chomps of Life, but that was mostly because …

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Gluten Free Bialys

When I was younger and my dad still ate gluten, we use to walk to a local bagel store every morning before he dropped me off at preschool. I would have a sesame or poppyseed bagel with cream cheese (and remember being disgusted by the horribly uneven bagel to cream cheese ratio) while he would …

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Quinoa Chocolate Cake (gf)

Ever since my lens stopped working (a nicer way of saying I think I might have broken it when my camera fell of the couch), I haven’t made much food. Occasionally I’ll whip up a batch of cookies, but without a way to document what I make, baking is somehow less rewarding. Photography is something …

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Five Minute Oatmeal Pancakes!

Five minutes from now you could have seven pancakes. Seven soft, fluffy gluten free pancakes that taste just as delicious as their wheat-filled counterparts. Honestly, they’re easier to make than regular pancakes and I’m not sure if I’ll ever be able to make flour ones again. I’ve made this recipe six times in the past week – …

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Oatmeal Stuffed Baked Apples

I have a pretty solid routine when it comes to being on the computer. I usually start off with facebookstalking, move on to checking my email, scroll through a billion pages of reddit, look for any tumblr updates, check my deviantart, and if I have time, oogle at the mind-numbing brilliance of foodgawker. The other day, …

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“Autumn” Cookies

“These cookies taste like Christmas”- Sonia. “You know what, if you went to a store and asked for fall cookies-this would be exactly what you would get.”-Phil “Mmm, they’re good”-Mom As much as I’m straining to write more here-there’s really no other way to describe these cookies other than little blissful bites of holiday spirit. …

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