Matcha Vanilla Cheesecake with Raw Chocolate Cookie Crust (Vegan, Gluten-Free, No-Bake)

I really think the world could be a happier place if we would all just eat more vegan cheesecake. I mean, talk about a unifying force. Almost everyone loves cheesecake. Post a cheesecake photo on Instagram, and it's like everyone starts smiling... and salivating. You can't not be in a good mood while eating a … Continue reading Matcha Vanilla Cheesecake with Raw Chocolate Cookie Crust (Vegan, Gluten-Free, No-Bake)

Easy Peanut Sauce (gluten-free, refined sugar-free, gluten-free, no-cook)

Today I'm sharing an easy peasy peanut sauce that I make at least once a week. This is my go-to sauce for drizzling over stir-fries, tossing with noodle dishes, and dipping summer rolls, spring rolls, tofu, and tempeh. If you thought you had to wait until Thai food take-out night to enjoy some delicious peanut … Continue reading Easy Peanut Sauce (gluten-free, refined sugar-free, gluten-free, no-cook)

4 Ingredient Vegan Chocolate Pudding (Low-Fat, Nut-free, Soy-free, Date-sweetened)

One of my all time favorite desserts is chocolate pudding. Silky smooth, rich, and creamy, it's the perfect treat and can be made with simple, nutritious ingredients. Today's recipe is the third chocolate pudding/mousse I've shared on the blog, and I'm sure it won't be the last. While my other two puddings feature a fair … Continue reading 4 Ingredient Vegan Chocolate Pudding (Low-Fat, Nut-free, Soy-free, Date-sweetened)

4 Ingredient Coconut Berry Popsicles (vegan, refined sugar-free)

I can't stop with the popsicles. The truth is, I don't want to. I have about ¬†142 more popsicle ideas floating around in my head, and my only worry is that there aren't enough days in summer to post them all. These pops are as refreshing as an island breeze, with a subtle sweetness and … Continue reading 4 Ingredient Coconut Berry Popsicles (vegan, refined sugar-free)

Watermelon Cucumber Slushy with Fresh Aloe Vera Gel – The Ultimate Summer Hydrator and Skin Beautifier

I've been waiting for over a month to share this super cooling, hydrating, and refreshing summer beverage. The temperatures have been really heating up, and it looks like this weekend is going to be a scorcher in our neck of the woods. Move over Gatorade. This frosty watermelon drink will help you cool down naturally, … Continue reading Watermelon Cucumber Slushy with Fresh Aloe Vera Gel – The Ultimate Summer Hydrator and Skin Beautifier

Quick Oil-Free White Bean Hummus with 5 Flavor Variations

Need a basic hummus recipe with 5 ingredients or less that you can whip up for that last second backyard barbecue invitation? Here it is! Simple and delicious, with no oil needed. It's just so darn good. I love the simplicity of this hummus. And since we're on the subject, I see nothing wrong with … Continue reading Quick Oil-Free White Bean Hummus with 5 Flavor Variations

Low Sugar Mojito Smoothie (Vegan)

You guys know I love my sweet, fruity smoothies. Fruit is a pretty big part of my diet, and since I feel great eating this way, I don't plan to cut it out anytime soon. However, when I came across a blog post from Ricki Heller¬†about low natural sugar, fruit free smoothies, I was intrigued. … Continue reading Low Sugar Mojito Smoothie (Vegan)