Pumpkin Donuts with Maple Glaze (GF/DF/SF)

GF/ DF/ SF Pumpkin Donuts | The Blonde Buckeye

For some reason I’ve really been into donuts lately. Not actually eating them, since I can’t. But just thinking about wanting to eat them. Actually, I think torturing myself is an accurate term. Because of the little man’s allergies, donuts are definitely off limits. So I just look up recipes, pin them all the time and dream about them. I think my new donut obsession came about because I can’t have them. Even though I have always LOVED donuts, I have never really eaten them on a regular basis. But now, they’re all I¬†want. So what’s a girl to do? Well, buy a donut pan.Continue Reading

Chocolate Chip SunButter Granola Bars (GF/V/NF/SF)

GF/V/NF/SF Chocolate Chip Granola Bars | The Blonde Buckeye

I usually like a little afternoon snack. It’s like the 3 o’clock-slump-snack. Often times, a granola bar with some fruit, usually an apple, really hits the spot. Once I cut dairy I found some new granola bars, but of course they didn’t have chocolate chips ūüôĀ And then when I cut the rest of the allergens, my new ones were no good too. Unfortunately the box says¬†“may contain wheat” and they definitely contain nuts. I found out shorty after, they all do! So you guessed it, I made my own. And you know what?! So much better!¬†Continue Reading

(Why I Made) Gluten Free/ Vegan Chocolate Chip Blondies

GF/V/NF/SF Chocolate Chip Blondies | The Blonde Buckeye

My posts have been sparse recently, to say the least. Not only is this because¬†I had a scrumptious¬†little baby boy back in May, and mom life is BUSY!!! But also because¬†I have some new¬†dietary restrictions thanks to¬†my son’s food allergies. Since I¬†searched for women with similar stories, I decided to share mine, in hopes that it might help someone else going though the same thing. Don’t worry,¬†this isn’t turning into a “mom blog”, but because my recipes will change for now, I felt I needed to let you know why. This blog is all about the food, and will continue to be!!Continue Reading