Pumpkin Pie Filling for Everyone! (Dairy-free, Vegan)

Pumpkin Pie for Everyone | In Johnna's Kitchen

It’s not Thanksgiving without a pumpkin pie! But what do you do if you can’t have dairy or eggs?  Or if you choose to not have dairy and eggs?  I’ve got a solution and dang, it’s good! And as a bonus: it’s free of soy and tree nuts and well, the top eight allergens. Plus it’s no-bake.  Allow me to introduce you to Pumpkin Pie Filling for Everyone…… 

Read More »

chocolate brigadeiros in johnnas kitchen (640x535)

Healthy. What Does That Mean?

Just a quick post tonight, so I don’t break my writing streak for National Blog Posting Month. I’m writing a post each day this month.  My post tonight isn’t lengthy, it’s not incredibly cerebral nor delectable. It’s an observation. I taught a sold out class at a culinary center tonight, Healthy Holiday Baking.  We made… 

Read More »

Snowman Cookies | In Johnna's Kitchen

Your Greatest Challenge, Holiday Baking Edition

Earlier today I asked on Facebook about your greatest holiday baking challenge. And in typical fashion with Facebook’s fancy algorithm, the post was shown to 1.5% of you lovely folks who follow me over there. That’s not a typo.  My post, asking you for your greatest holiday baking challenges, was shown to one and a… 

Read More »


A Free Thanksgiving E-Book from GF Jules!

Do you have your Thanksgiving menu planned yet?  I do not, but will soon.  I’ve got my pies selected, but hear I should plan for more than just pies… High on my list of gluten-free Thanksgiving resources is the newly updated Gluten-Free Thanksgiving e-book from GF Jules.  While it is usually $12.95, I have a… 

Read More »

Bourbon Apple Pumpkin Cocktail

Thanksgiving Survival: Bourbon Apple Pumpkin Cocktail

It’s ok if you want to admit right now that Thanksgiving stresses you out.  Maybe you are already cleaning every nook and cranny of your house because your mother-in-law always find that one spot you forgot to clean since, oh, you know…last Thanksgiving.  Perhaps you are fretting about how everyone is going to fit in… 

Read More »

A Drive in the country

The Challenge of NaBloPoMo

Maybe you’ve noticed I’m posting a lot more than usual. I’m participating in NaBloPoMo, National Blog Posting Month.  I’ll be sharing a post every single day this month.  Today, the beginning of week two, I had a realization about the challenge of NaBloPoMo.  I don’t enjoy living my life online.  I am craving authenticity, contact… 

Read More »

Soften Saturday: Compliment Challenge

Soften Saturday: Compliments

I have a challenge for you this week, Sweet Readers.  But first, how it came to be… This week while running errands I ran into a friend I haven’t seen for about a year.  We spent a few minutes catching up in the aisle of a store.  Her first comment to me was, “You look… 

Read More »