Tag: vegan

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. This happened. Do you know that chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

 

Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge

For a while now, I have wanted to use fresh peaches and pistachios together in a recipe. I thought about making cookies. I ended up making this Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge. When coconut oil became popular, I quickly started using it in my baking, but this is my first […]

 

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites

These mini peanut butter cookie dough bites are delightful. ¬†They’re little. ¬†They’re vegan. They’re gluten-free. ¬†AND they are naturally sweetened with maple syrup. I made these because they are going to be a component of another recipe that I will post later in the week. ¬†I would find a healthy […]

 

DIY Broccoli Stem Slaw

Check out my collection of broccoli salad recipes! I have been a little obsessed with pre-packaged salad kits lately. ¬†You know the ones. ¬†With a few packets of salad dressing, croutons, dried cranberries, and bacon bits? ¬†YUM. ¬† They are perfect for when I want something good for lunch but […]

 

Healthy Oreo Blizzard

Your entire family will LOVE this Homemade Banana Ice Cream Oreo Blizzard!¬† You will love it because it is so much healthier than store-bought Oreo blizzards and Oreo Mc Flurries.¬† Your kids will love it because it is sweet, creamy, and chocolatey.¬† Banana ice cream is the perfect healthy sweet […]

 

Creamy/Dairy-Free Breakfast Polenta

Thank-You to the Soyfoods Association of North America¬†for sponsoring today’s post. ¬†Please check out their Facebook page for more fun “Soy Swap-out” recipes!¬† This breakfast polenta is dairy-free and gluten-free. ¬†It’s nutty, salty, creamy, and sweet. ¬† Polenta is so easy to make, this took less than 10 minutes to […]

 

Carrot and Almond Soup

Carrot and Almond Soup is sweet, healthy, comforting and satisfying. ¬† It is the perfect soup for spring, and I promise that the kiddos will love it!¬† Over the last few years, carrot soup has turned into one of my favorite dishes to prepare. ¬† You see, there have been […]

 

Cheesecake Butter

So, I actually made this cheesecake butter by accident. Well, a bit by accident. ¬† ¬†You see, I have been all googly-eyed for these vegan cheesecakes I have spotted online. ¬†I thought it would be an adorable idea to make a Vegan cheesecake dip that I could serve with strawberries. […]

 

Three Ingredient Lemon Nice Cream

Happy New Year! Am I the only one Freaking out¬†just a little¬†that it’s 2015? ¬†Seriously, time is going by too fast, and I hate it! ¬†For New Years, my family and I went to a get-together with our college friends, and now we have been friends with most of these […]

 

Paleo and Vegan Pumpkin Pie Dip

I decided to test out a Thanksgiving Recipe today on my boys. ¬†( All 3 of them). ¬†Because I am hosting Thanksgiving in just a few short weeks! ¬†OMG Thanksgiving already? ¬†Wasn’t the 4th of July like two weeks ago? ¬†Sigh. Well anyway, I have had the ingredients for this […]

 

DIY Freezer Fries

¬† . Before kids, my husband and I made oven fries all the time, but I don’t have time to cut them all up and wait 40 minutes for them to cook. ¬†So, I decided to try these freezer fries. They’re comfortable, cheap and taste delicious. ¬†Plus you can make […]

 

Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes. ¬†It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus was Ten Years Ago! ¬†I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]