Tag Archives: Desserts

Sweet Cherry Soufflé with Dark Chocolate

Sweet Cherry Soufflé with Dark Chocolate

For Valentine’s Day, the Hubster requested my Paleo Cassoulet for dinner. I was able to make it in the new cast-iron Dutch Oven that he gave me for Christmas last year. Let me tell you; cooking it in cast-iron really amps up the flavor! However, due to the size of the cast iron being smaller,Continue Reading

New Year’s Resolution: Bakin’ is nothing like delicious bacon.

New Year’s Resolution: Bakin’ is nothing like delicious bacon.

Making gluten-free desserts that fit the paleo paradigm is nothing like delicious bacon. It’s easy enough, until flour gets involved, then it becomes a complicated, dry mess that makes my head spin a tiny bit. If only it were bacon; I know how to cook that. Since giving up gluten for a paleo-conscious lifestyle, I’veContinue Reading

Strawberry Birthday Sorbet

Strawberry Birthday Sorbet

Happy birthday to me! Feels like every other day, though. Seriously, I even forgot that it was my birthday until I started getting my first well-wishes on the phone. Then I was like, “Oh duh, Julie. You forgot your birthday? Seriously?” Then, realizing that I forgot it made me feel old. Boo. The Hubster andContinue Reading

The Great Pumpkin Pudding Pie

The Great Pumpkin Pudding Pie

Death Defying Diet now has a Facebook page! When I post new recipes here, they automatically get posted into the news feed, which is awesome. For blog followers who have Facebook, all you have to do is click on the square box with an F in it on the right side of this page, whichContinue Reading

Jesus H. Pumpkin Custard!

Jesus H. Pumpkin Custard!

I’ve been reading the book Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. Hence the title; Claire aficionados will get the reference. At any rate, that is exactly what I exclaimed when I took my first bite of this delicious dessert! The Hubster has been craving something sweet as of late. My experimentations with the Paleo diet have onlyContinue Reading