Strawberry Almond Milk

Good morning and happy Tuesday! Coming atcha with a recipe for creamy strawberry almond milk from scratch that’s SO EASY! I have loved making the switch to dairy free milk and have been drinking only dairy free milk for about 6 years now. Dairy products often make me feel sick and bloated (I have a…

Basic Vanilla Chia Seed Pudding

Chia pudding is the perfect low sugar sweet treat for breakfast, a snack, or dessert! You can top it with fresh fruit like blueberries and mango then add other fun toppings like granola, yogurt, coconut whip, honey to make it your own. Ingredients: 1 cup unsweetened almond milk 1/2 cup chia seeds 2 tbsp maple…

Flourless Chickpea Blender Blondies

These only take 30 minutes to make including bake time and they are so so yummy! Could be made vegan if you sub the egg for a flax seed egg (mix 1 tbsp ground flax seed and 2 tbsp water) Ingredients: 1 can chickpeas (drained & rinsed) 1/3 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup honey 1…

Mini Raw Vegan Cheesecakes

These vegan  cheesecakes are so creamy & have become a favorite treat in my house! There are tons of different variations you can make to the cheesecake filling with different fruits, nut butters, or spices and even fun toppings! For the base: 1 c walnuts 1 c pitted dates For the filling: 1 c cashews…

DIY Almond Milk

I have been trying to stay away from dairy as much as possible for my skin and digestive health, so for the past few years I have been drinking almond or other nut milks. At first I was convinced that it was the healthiest option, but the more I learn about what actually goes into the almond…

Vegan Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Homemade chocolate chips cookies are one of the best treats ever & this healthy vegan version of the classic treat is a new favorite in my house! 1/2 c coconut oil 2 cups oat flour (or oats processed into a flour) 3 tbsp coconut flour 1/2 cup coconut sugar 1/4 cup plain or vanilla almond…

Raw Vegan Chocolate-Coconut-Caramel Mini Cupcakes

I should probably shorten the name of this recipe, but Raw Vegan Chocolate-Coconut-Caramel Mini Cupcakes sounds pretty good to me. For base: 12 laughing giraffe organics snackaroons in your favorite flavor For vegan caramel: 25-30 pitted medjool dates (soaked in water for 20-30 min) 1/2 tsp vanilla Pinch of sea salt For vegan chocolate: 1/4…

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…

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…

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…