Category Archives: almond

Paleo Applesauce Breakfast Bread

Paleo Applesauce Breakfast Bread

It’s Saturday morning, and I’m sitting on my patio sipping coffee and dreaming about breakfast. Most of my meals start off this way, with an idea percolating in the back of my mind. It might be an ingredient or a specific cuisine, that will gradually take shape into a recipe. And before long, I’m in […]

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Truffles

Healthier Super Bowl Snacks

Creamy, luscious, melt-in-your-mouth. These are a few of the first words that pop into my head when I think about these peanut butter cookie dough truffles. Coated in a thin layer of chocolate, and just a pinch of salt, they are the perfect dessert to finish off a meal. If you’ve ever made edible cookie […]

Healthy Apple Crumble (Vegan, Gluten free)

Healthy Apple Crumble (Vegan, Gluten free)

Once the weather changes, all I want to do is bake. Holiday flavors are my favorite, because NOTHING smells better than cinnamon as it is cooking. When it comes to easy, festive desserts, crumbles are hands down, the best way to go; they are warm, gooey, and there’s no finicky pie crust needed! This healthy […]

Zesty Berry Blast Bowl

zesty berry blast bowl

Whether you live in a warm climate, chilly mountains, or sweltering Los Angeles, this zesty berry blast bowl will instantly transport you to summer! Made with frozen raspberries,  strawberries, a dollop of almond butter, and lemon juice, you can see why it gives you a zing. Add in a scoop of vanilla plant based protein […]

Paleo Applesauce Tea Cake

Paleo Applesauce Tea Cake

On a chilly winter day, there is nothing better than baking and cake, agreed? I made this paleo applesauce tea cake this week, when the wind was howling, and all I wanted was to bundle up, sip my favorite cuppa, and enjoy a few bites of something sweet.

Vegan Chocolate Banana Muffins

Vegan Chocolate Banana Muffins

Ever since I created my recipe for vegan oil-free banana muffins, I’ve been making them non-stop. I sit and wait for my bananas to get super ripe then whip up a batch for breakfast, snack, or just because. But then my friend shared a chocolate muffin recipe with me and I thought, ok, let’s pivot. […]

Vegan Chickpea Almond Butter Brownies

Vegan Chickpea Almond Butter Brownies

You know when you under bake a tray of brownies, and the center of the pan is molten and gooey; and you know you shouldn’t eat it because of the uncooked eggs, but you also can’t stop? Well that’s what these vegan chickpea almond butter brownies are like, except without the eggs. In fact, you […]

Vegan Overnight Oatmeal Cookies

Vegan Overnight Oatmeal Cookies

Last week my mom sent me a recipe from The Kitchn for Overnight Oat Cookies. She wanted me to play around with the ingredients to see if I could find a healthier alternative, because I have to say, those cookies are not breakfast friendly, despite the author’s claims. Instead of using a cup and a […]

Chewy Vegan Almond Butter Cookies

Chewy Vegan Almond Butter Cookies

I’ve made these chewy vegan almond butter cookies three times in the past week, and they are officially: My Favorite Cookie. Made with real ingredients, no oil, and just a little almond flour, they are gooey on the inside, with lovely crispy edges.

Flourless Chocolate Mini Muffins

Flourless Chocolate Mini Muffins

I’ll keep this one short and sweet, kind of like these flourless chocolate mini muffins. Late last week, I whipped up a batch for snack, and all 12 were gone in under 30 minutes! They have a luscious chocolate flavor without being overly sweet, just the thing for an afternoon pick-me-up.