Cinnamon Quinoa Granola

I’m kind of obsessed with granola. I ALWAYS have it in my kitchen it’s pretty much my favorite thing ever. I had bought quinoa granola before, but I’ve never made it myself until now & I’m so glad I did. It’s crunchy, crumbly, sweet, & has a cinnamon kick! 2 cups gluten free old fashioned…

Vegan & Gluten Free Pancakes

Pancakes are a cozy, lazy morning staple that make your kitchen smell amazing. Vegan, gluten free, with no added sugar or oils these guilt free pancakes are fluffy & delicious! 1 banana 1 cup rolled oats 2 tbsp coconut flour 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4-1/3 cup water (add as needed) Blend ingredients together & cook over…

Coffee Chocolate Black Bean Brownies

  Chocolate & coffee is the stuff dreams are made of. This recipe will seriously leave your kitchen smelling like heaven, but if that doesn’t convince you to make these let me add that they’re vegan & totally guilt free! Ingredients: 1 3/4 c black beans 3/4 c cocoa powder 1 c coconut sugar 3…

Crispy Oven-Roasted Chickpeas

This snack is so versatile you can eat them by themselves oruse them as a topping for a dish like stuffed sweet potato or salad! Crispy oven-roasted chickpeas are so yummy & can be made with tons of different flavor options! Sriracha-Lime: 1 tbsp sriracha 1/2 tbsp lime juice 1 tsp tajin seasoning Smokey BBQ:…

Gluten Free Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Sometimes you just need a big ol’ slice of pizza… or five. This cauliflower pizza crust is gluten free, guilt free, & so delicious. Go ahead, eat the whole dang thing. Ingredients: 1 large head of cauliflower 2 eggs 1/2 tsp oregano 1/2 tsp rosemary 1/2 tsp thyme Salt & pepper to taste Cut cauliflower…

Shakshuka

This is something I’ve had my eye on for a while. Shakshuka is something I’ve seen quite a few people cooking up in their kitchens & I had to try it for myself. No joke guys this dish is AMAZING. So good & could work for breakfast or dinner. It’s fairly easy to make &…

Chickpea Blondies

When your sweet tooth cravings hit you these high protein, low calorie chickpea blondies are the perfect healthy treat! Simple ingredients & quick prep time make this one of my favorite sweets at the moment. Ingredients: 1 can of chickpeas (15 oz.) 1 ripe banana 1/4 c maple syrup 1/4 c peanut butter or almond…

Grilled Nectarine

Summertime = GRILLING EVERYTHING. Meat, veggies, & fruit are all awesome on a grill & you can get super creative with how you serve them up! Ingredients: Nectarines Greek yogurt Granola of your choice Cinnamon Slice nectarines & place on a grill (it’s best not to place them on the hottest part of the grill)…

Vegan Blueberry Crumble

Blueberry crumble for Fourth of July festivities made with blueberries I picked at a local farm! Loved making these awesome treats. Isn’t it perfect when the base mixture doubles as a crumble?! For the base/crumble: 2 1/2 c old fashioned oats 1/4 cup wheat flour 1/2 c honey 1/2 c coconut sugar 1/4 c coconut…

Portabella Veggie Tacos

Went out to lunch recently & had the best dang veggie tacos ever, so of course I tried to recreate them at home afterwards. The result? Tex-Mex style vegan tacos loaded with veggies & flavor. For the taco filling: 1 large portabella mushroom 1 c black beans 1/2 c corn 1/4 c chopped onion 1/2…

Baked Apple Oatmeal

Like your own little slice of apple pie. It’s clean, easy, & perfect for breakfast. For the oats: 1/2 c old fashioned oats 1/2 c light vanilla almond milk 1tbsp chia seeds 1 scoop vanilla @questnutrition protein powder 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp cinnamon+ 1/2 tsp baking powder ((I also added chopped pecans but…

Vegan Black Bean Brownies

Needed some chocolate so I whipped up some black bean dark chocolate brownies this afternoon. They’re so yummy & clean that you don’t even feel bad about eating the batter… Ingredients: 1 3/4 c black beans 3/4 c cocoa powder 1 c coconut sugar 3 tbsp coconut oil 1 1/2 tsp baking powder Handful of vegan chocolate…