Vegan and Grain Free Pumpkin Spice Blondies

You might think the worst part about being sick for nearly two weeks was the jackhammer headache, fever complete with cold sweats and chills, sore throat, not being able to breathe air through either nostril, incessant cough, or subsequent laryngitis. You might think so, but you'd be wrong. The worst part about catching the Never-Ending Cold/Flu of … Continue reading Vegan and Grain Free Pumpkin Spice Blondies

The 10 Minute Vegan Breakfast Sandwich

10 Minute Vegan Breakfast Sandwich

While I love green smoothies, chia puddings loaded with fruit, and oatmeal with all of the fixings, sometimes I want a veganized version of one of my old favorite comfort food stand-bys. I've got recipes for some of them, like pancakes and French toast, but my breakfast options are sadly lacking in the savory category. … Continue reading 10 Minute Vegan Breakfast Sandwich

Slow Cooker Spiced Apple Butter - healthy, naturally sweetened, delicious on toast, muffins, pancakes, and oatmeal

Slow Cooker Spiced Apple Butter

Just in case the shorter days, cooler weather, and falling crimson leaves haven't put you in an autumn state of mind, I have a recipe that is sure to get the job done. This slow cooker spiced apple butter is both wonderfully aromatic, and lick the spoon jar clean delicious. It's perfect for spreading on … Continue reading Slow Cooker Spiced Apple Butter

21 Healthy Plant Based Dinners Ready in 45 Minutes or Less

Long time, no see, my friends! How is everyone doing? Lately, I've been in a bit of a food funk. I'm feeling very "meh" about food and cooking. And recipe creation? It's not happening. I can't really explain it, other than the events around the world and here in the states have been weighing heavily … Continue reading 21 Healthy Plant Based Dinners Ready in 45 Minutes or Less

DIY Luxurious Lather Face Wash with Aloe

DIY Luxurious Lather Face Wash with Aloe

I'm so excited to share this DIY face wash recipe with you all today.  It's simple, made with natural ingredients, inexpensive, and most importantly, it keeps my skin fresh, clean, clear, and smooth. Basically, I love it! Over the years, I've tried dozens of face cleansers. When I was suffering with adult acne in my … Continue reading DIY Luxurious Lather Face Wash with Aloe

5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

Happy Friday, friends! I'm so happy today to feature a new friend and fellow blogger, Karolina! I was super excited when Karolina offered to do a guest post about natural beauty remedies, and especially coconut oil beauty remedies! YES! I love using coconut oil for so many things, and Karolina has a few new ways … Continue reading 5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

Ultimate Cauliflower Wing Sampler - 3 Awesome Flavors - Vegan, Gluten Free, Easy

Ultimate Vegan and Gluten Free Cauliflower Wing Sampler Platter

A few weeks ago I was craving spicy, saucy, cauliflower "wings." I decided to change things up from my usual recipe, and try out some ideas I had for alternate sauces. What I ended up with was this party platter of cauliflower deliciousness with a variety of tasty sauces to put a smile on everyone's … Continue reading Ultimate Vegan and Gluten Free Cauliflower Wing Sampler Platter

Vegan Lentil Quinoa Hemp Seed Meatballs

Lentil Quinoa Hemp Seed Meatballs

These vegan meatballs are so delicious and chocked full of flavor, you'd never guess they were also full of nutrition. So delicious served over a big plate of spaghetti marinara. Or on a saucy vegan meatball sub. Oh yes. These healthy meatballs have everything a good vegan meatball needs: just right spices, texture, moisture (without … Continue reading Lentil Quinoa Hemp Seed Meatballs

Giant Vegan + Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie For One

Giant Vegan and Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie For One (or Two)

Have you ever walked into a supermarket or grocery store and had your olfactories bombarded by the smell of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies? Like they're pumping it through the vents or something. It's not even "wafting" through the store, it's practically blowing your hair back.  Absolute torture when you're already shopping on an empty … Continue reading Giant Vegan and Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie For One (or Two)

Tiny Baked Potato Tacos - Vegan, Gluten Free, Grain Free

Mini Baked Potato Chip Tacos

Potato Chip meet Taco. Today's "recipe" (and I use that term loosely) is more about the fun of playing with your food than anything else. Sure, you could just buy a bag of Tostitos Scoops and fill them with your favorite taco ingredients, but then you wouldn't get to experience the excitement and satisfaction of … Continue reading Mini Baked Potato Chip Tacos