• Sweet Treats

    Gluten-Free + Vegan Recipe | Toasted Coconut & Ginger Scones with Blood Orange Glaze

    January 21, 2014


    I love the cold weather winter brings, but after enduring several weeks of hearty and warming fare, I start craving something fresh and bright.  Luckily, winter citrus is in season and has been readily available at the market.  I’ve been going through it like crazy, eating it like candy and juicing it whenever I get […]

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    Vegan Recipe | The Perfect Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie

    January 16, 2014

    Chocolate Chip Cookies

    I’m currently on a sugar bender that I am about to get off from. Last week, I wrote about Vanilla Cinnamon Coffee Cake and now we have chocolate chip cookies. I thought I would give you the sweet and naughty stuff before I go back to healthy good for you recipes (yes, even vegan chocolate […]

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    Vegan Recipe | Super Moist Vanilla Cinnamon Coffee Cake

    January 9, 2014

    Moist, vanilla-y with a hint of lemon

    Sometimes you just need to eat cake. And that’s just the way it is. Also, baking in a warm kitchen on a cold morning is pretty much the coziest thing since…….wait for it…….. the womb (I’m really pleased that I finally got to use my womb analogy, btw). The classy thing about this cake is […]

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    Gluten Free + Vegan Recipe | Multigrain Morning Muffins

    January 6, 2014

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    I’ve come to find that there’s no better time for renewal, planning, and purging than the start of a new year.  I’ve been obsessively cleaning out and getting rid of things in my apartment for the past few days.   Even though my poor recycling bin is now overflowing, it’s really refreshing to get rid […]

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    Gluten-Free + Vegan Recipe | Buckwheat Chocolate Chip Cookies

    December 24, 2013


    With colder temps reaching most of the country by now, many of us are craving comfort foods. And what’s more comforting than chocolate chip cookies? (The answer: nothing!). Here’s a gluten-free and vegan twist on the classic recipe.

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    Vegan Christmas Recipe-Roundup | Breakfast, Drinks, Appetizers, Dinner + Dessert

    December 22, 2013


    Since I’ll be spending part of today and tomorrow buying groceries for Christmas Eve and day festivities, I’ve been spending an embarrassing amount of time lost in the black abyss that is Pinterest, in search of Holiday meal inspiration. Since I’m assuming I’m not the only one doing this, I’ve put together a little compilation […]

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    Gluten-Free + Vegan Recipe | Spiced Apple Butter Thumbprints

    December 21, 2013

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    Not being able to eat gluten has been sort of a savior this holiday season.  It’s prevented the typical sugar coma induced by all the sweets & treats available this time of year.  It seems like everywhere I turn there’s a plate full of Christmas-themed sugar cookies.  I tend to briefly lament over the fact […]

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    Vegan Recipe | Holiday Vegan “Rice Crispy” Treats

    December 5, 2013


    To me, December is a time for fun- baking with the kids, afternoon crafts, and spontaneous holiday outings. I love it because we can push aside some of our never ending “to-do lists” and just enjoy this special time of year.  One of my favorite ways to spend time with my kids is through baking. […]

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    Gluten-free + Vegan Recipe | Almond Butter Gingerbread Slice

    December 2, 2013

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    I’m not quite sure how it happened, but it’s December already.  I feel like I just put away my holiday decorations and now I’m digging them out of the closet again.  As I settle into the season, I find myself with a hankering for all manner of baked goods.  Usually something with a good bit […]

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    Vegan Thanksgiving | Pie Recipe Round-Up

    November 27, 2013


    Pies remind me of the holidays the way that a birthday cake reminds me of a birthday. They just go together. In trying to figure out what pies to have at our vegan Thanksgiving this year, I found 10 that were too good looking not to share!

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