Category Archives: coconut

Breakfast Quinoa Power Bowls

Breakfast Quinoa Power Bowls

This recipe for breakfast quinoa power bowls is actually one of my old creations that I decided to revamp, making it easier, quicker, and just as tasty! While I will forever love oatmeal, it’s good to take a break every once in a while, and quinoa is a ready substitute when you’re craving a warm, […]

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 […]

Vegan Peach Cornbread Donuts

Vegan Peach Cornbread Donuts

There are no two ingredients that bridge the gap between seasons more perfectly, than peaches and corn. And as we sit on the cusp of Autumn, I thought these vegan peach cornbread donuts would do well to celebrate this strange, hot, impactful summer. For food is the thing that brings us together, to have difficult […]

One Bite Vegan Cookies

One Bite Vegan Cookies

This recipe for one bite vegan cookies was born out of a desire to recreate a cookie mix that I had found at Trader Joes the other day. It was completely vegan, paleo, anti-inflammatory, easy, and most importantly, delicious. My only issue with the boxed mix, was that it was too sweet. So I set […]

Honey Coconut Matcha Latte

Honey Coconut Matcha Latte

Matcha is a form of green tea, it’s actually finely ground green tea leaves, and if you’ve been to your local coffee shop in the last year, you’ll likely have seen one or tried one. I hadn’t, which is basically equal to treason in here Los Angeles. My $7 almond milk matcha latte experience was […]

Coconut Spice Iced Coffee

coconut spice iced coffee

This week, my boyfriend and I drove up to northern California for a mini family reunion. Along the way, we stopped at a few quaint towns for snacks and coffees. I usually order iced coffee, which led me to today’s recipe for coconut spice iced coffee. My issue when ordering cold coffee, is that when […]

Paleo Pumpkin Granola

paleo pumpkin granola

If you’re like me and are a little hazy on what exactly “paleo” means in regards to food, don’t worry! In this case, paleo pumpkin granola means NO OATS, or any grains for that matter. Yes, this paleo pumpkin granola is made purely from nuts, seeds, and coconut flakes. And let me tell you, I […]

Raw Vegan Coconut Cashew Cheesecake

Raw Vegan Coconut Cashew Cheesecake

This recipe for raw vegan coconut cashew cheesecake was inspired by a close friend of mine who decided to eat raw this summer. While I have no reason to partake in this diet, I was super excited to experiment with some dishes for his visit. And I am so glad I did!

Vegan Coconut Acai Popsicles

vegan coconut acai popsicles

As the weather once again hits the high 90’s here in LA, I turn to my favorite frozen treat. These vegan coconut acai popsicles are creamy, packed with healthy fats, and anti-oxidants. I made some homemade granola and sprinkled it on top of some melted dark chocolate for an extra crunch; plus the cinnamon in […]

Avocado Coconut Ice Cream Popsicles

That title makes me want to march right down to the store for more ingredients just so I can make these avocado coconut ice cream popsicles again tonight. They. Are. So. Good. By now many people have hopped on the avocado ice cream train, and I’m all for it. This summer treat is super healthy: […]