Fructose Malabsorption Recipes: Peanut Butter Cup Microwave Cake

Peanut Butter Cup Microwave Cake2__No Sugarless Gum

I love mug cakes.  And they’re especially nice for people who either want or need to avoid large amounts of sugar, because if I make a whole cake I am definitely going to eat it all. Continue reading

Fructose Malabsorption Recipes: Almond Flour Cake with Strawberry Frosting

Almond Flour Cake4__No Sugarless Gum

Yesterday was my birthday.  And as I mentioned last year in my Birthday Cupcakes!!! post, I have high standards for the day.
Determined not to let my recent SIBO diagnosis put a damper on things, I did quite a bit of research and prep to make sure I had proper cake and frosting options. Continue reading

Fructose Malabsorption Recipes: Birthday Cupcakes!!!

Birthday Cupcakes3__No Sugarless Gum

Today is my birthday, which means there is no one more important in the world than I am (except Enrique Iglesias–happy birthday, Enrique!).  I am one of those people who will forever be obnoxious about the annual celebration of her birth.  When asked to do something unpleasant I say “but it’s my birrrrthdaaaay!!!!”  And I expect to be treated like a queen by coworkers to whom I have never spoken.
And of course, I require cupcakes. Continue reading

Fructose Malabsorption Recipes: Peanut Butter Mug Cake

Peanut Butter Mug Cake__No Sugarless Gum

I’ve had some really great days in my life: the day I got promoted to my dream job, my wedding day, and the day I made this cake.  You may think I’m being silly, but cake is kind of central to my life.  For example, when I got married there was cake.  Soon after my promotion I was presented with a cake.  If these things weren’t important there wouldn’t be cake, which makes cake important.  That’s my philosophically existential tip for the day. Continue reading