Tempting & Delicious Gluten Free, Low Carb Recipes

Tag: Low Carb Dessert

Apricot Cookie Bars – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Apricot Cookie Bars – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This recipe reminds me of my mom’s baking back in the day (before I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes nearly 25 years ago).  Her desserts always had layers of flavor and they weren’t overly sweet.  Instead they had a perfect sweetness and she often […]

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This low carb, gluten free banana cake recipe uses bananas despite their natural higher carb count.  I love that the bananas don’t add many carbs to the final count since there are only two small ones in this entire recipe, but they do add tons […]

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

My family loves this low-carb, high-fiber twist on chocolate-covered strawberries! I was lucky enough to be asked to create several recipes for T1EverydayMagic.com. This was the last recipe for February but I’ll be back with more for them this summer! Enjoy! Just Click on the […]

Raspberry Vanilla Cake with Icing – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Raspberry Vanilla Cake with Icing – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This adorable cake was fun to make because you just push fresh raspberries upside down into the cake, right before baking. I wondered what would happen if I tried poking raspberries into my cake batter and was pleasantly surprised after experimenting. The raspberries get all […]

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cheesecake Balls – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cheesecake Balls – Low Carb, Gluten Free

These ganache-drenched bonbons are conveniently kid-sized but fancy enough for all ages. I look forward to having them in the fridge each day when I get home from work — the perfect little dessert to satisfy me without making me stress over my blood sugar. […]

Peppermint Kiss Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Peppermint Kiss Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

            Dear Christmas Cookies, I love you.  I have always loved you.  I look forward to you each holiday season with the anticipation of a child.  Too bad I don’t have the fancy pancreas I had as a child.  Since […]

Blackberry Cobbler-Style Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Icing – Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free

Blackberry Cobbler-Style Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Icing – Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free

  This cake was delicious warm and was epic cold.  In fact, hubby was waiting until late that evening just to get a spoonful of this cold cake.  It gets even better as it sits in the fridge!  To serve, just spoon it out onto […]

Cakey Chocolate Chip Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Cakey Chocolate Chip Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

It is officially National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!  Guittard Extra Dark chocolate baking chips are the kind of chocolate chips that you could see yourself munching straight from the pantry and hiding from the rest of the people in your household (guilty!).  Despite being extra […]

Orange Brownies – Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free

Orange Brownies – Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free

  Have you ever heard of Orange Brownies?  It’s a funny name since there is no chocolate in this recipe.  They have the density of a moist, delicious brownie, but are more like a yellow cake with a lovely orange flavor and they are finished […]

Peanut Butter & Jelly Swirl Cake – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Peanut Butter & Jelly Swirl Cake – Low Carb, Gluten Free

  My husband’s love for peanut butter and strawberry preserves sandwiches guided me to create this cute little cake.  It is suitable for picnics, lunchboxes, dessert, etc.  The best part?  It is low in carbs & gluten free!  We started singing “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” […]