and she baked

03.01.11

{Thank you for all of the sweet feedback on my first video! I was a little nervous, but I’ve got some practicing to do so you’ll be seeing a few more in the future!}

This last weekend marked a first for A Nutritionist Eats.

I baked.

Vegan, Whole Spelt Raspberry Scones

And I baked.

Vegan, Gluten-Free Apple Cinnamon Muffins

And I baked some more.

Vegan, Gluten-Free Lemon Blueberry Streusel

My kitchen has never seen so much gluten-free, whole grain flour in a 48 hour period.

It all started with an email from the Minneapolis Library, letting me know that the Babycakes cookbook that I had reserved was ready to be picked up.

Then came the tough part. What to make? Which obviously was a hard decision as I wrote out a rather long shopping list, paid a small fortune for brown rice flour, spelt flour, garbanzo & fava bean flour, agave, coconut oil and a mound of various gums and baked my little heart out.

But it was a lot of fun, and definitely worth all of those dirty dishes. :) I think I know just what I’ll be doing this weekend…

16 Comments (Reply )

  1. Rachel @ The Avid Appetite
    Mar 01, 2011 @ 9:22 am

    Everything looks fantastic! I find baking to be extremely therapeutic. Not to mention that you then get to eat everything! :)

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  2. Sarah @ OneLoveSarah
    Mar 01, 2011 @ 10:44 am

    yum those all look so good! I bet your house smelled fantastic all weekend :)

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  3. Kathleen @ KatsHealthCorner
    Mar 01, 2011 @ 12:21 pm

    Baking is SO worth doing the dishes! :D

    Your goodies look SO good! I want to eat them up right through the screen! :D

    xoxo
    Kathleen

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  4. Megan (Braise The Roof)
    Mar 01, 2011 @ 3:29 pm

    Haha, I was like, “why is she making everything vegan and GF??” until I got to the part about the cookbook. :) Everything looks amazing, especially the apple cinnamon muffins! Yum!

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  5. Sara @ Nourish and Flourish
    Mar 01, 2011 @ 8:27 pm

    Scones, muffins and streusel, oh my! I would love to try out some these recipes! Babycakes is on my list of “to-visit” places!

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    • Emily
      Mar 02, 2011 @ 11:23 am

      You definitely should visit Babycakes!

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  6. Lindsay @ Pinch of Yum
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 6:06 am

    So the one thing I have to say after that last video post is…. NICE RING!!! :) It’s gorgeous. And all this baking looks like lots of fun! I hope you have some hungry friends to help you get rid of all those delicious treats. :)

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    • Emily
      Mar 02, 2011 @ 11:24 am

      Thank you Lindsay. :)
      I brought some treats into work and was feeding the Tasters friends “vegan” scones! Ha!

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  7. kate
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 6:51 am

    you were on a roll! wow! they all look so yummy. what was your fav?

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    • Emily
      Mar 02, 2011 @ 11:25 am

      Raspberry scones, for sure! If you are eating spelt again, def make those!

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  8. thehealthyapron
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 7:15 am

    I love baking!!

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  9. Mo
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 9:02 am

    Oh my, those look like they came directly from the bakery. I wish I was in your neighborhood, I’d stop by for coffee and treats. :-)

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    • Emily
      Mar 02, 2011 @ 11:27 am

      I’ll make some for your Minnesota visit!

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  10. kate@ahealthypassion
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 3:54 pm

    the raspberry scones look so delicious and satisfying, I love anything with raspberries in it!

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  11. Jessica @ Healthy Dairyland
    Mar 03, 2011 @ 4:49 pm

    You were a baking queen! Those scones look great!

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  12. holly
    Mar 09, 2011 @ 12:28 pm

    i was just about to ask for the recipes before i realized they are from babycakes cookbook. guess i have to go pick that up!!

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