Vegan Matcha Nog

Three Matcha Recipes for the Holidays – Basic Latte, Peppermint White Hot Chocolate, and Nog (Dairy Free, Vegan, Refined Sugar Free)

You guys already know I love all things matcha. Whether it's cheesecake, raw oreos, popsicles, or coconut butter dark chocolate cups, the bright green, superfood powdered tea is always finding a way into my recipes. I thought today I would show you how I make my basic matcha latte (with some options for holiday pizzazz) … Continue reading Three Matcha Recipes for the Holidays – Basic Latte, Peppermint White Hot Chocolate, and Nog (Dairy Free, Vegan, Refined Sugar Free)

Soft Gingerbread Cookies - Vegan, Gluten Free, Oil Free

Soft Gingerbread Cookies – Vegan, Gluten Free, Oil Free

Who else loves gingerbread cookies? They are probably my favorite holiday cookie. Nothing says the holidays like a that delectable blend of spice and molasses.I've been meaning to create a go-to gingerbread cookie for the blog for quite some time now. Last year around this time, I tested a raw gingerbread cookie, and decided against … Continue reading Soft Gingerbread Cookies – Vegan, Gluten Free, Oil Free

Salted Gingerbread Caramels (vegan + refined sugar-free)

Looking for an easy, but impressive, homemade holiday candy that is sure to wow even the most skeptical vegan dessert critics? Here it is! Salted caramels. Does reading those two words make your mouth water as much as it does mine? There is just something about chewy-gooey, buttery, rich, sweet, salty, melt in your mouth … Continue reading Salted Gingerbread Caramels (vegan + refined sugar-free)

Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Cookies (vegan and gluten free)

Soft, chewy, melt-in-your-mouth, with chocolate chips in every bite. These cookies are everything a chocolate chip cookie should be, plus a whole lot more. Not only are they free of eggs, dairy, gluten, oil, or butter, they also have a not so secret "secret" ingredient. No, your eyes weren't deceiving you when you read the … Continue reading Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Cookies (vegan and gluten free)

Decadent Orange Chocolate Mousse (vegan)

Whooaaahhh December! Hold your horses, er reindeer... just seriously, slowwwww down! Christmas is only 16 days away and that fact has me in a happy sort of panic. I just love this time of year, the lights, the smells, the food, the family, the hoopla! The days leading up to Christmas seem to go by … Continue reading Decadent Orange Chocolate Mousse (vegan)

Maple Orange Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pecans and Cranberries

Brussels sprouts, do you love them or hate them? Growing up, we never really had Brussels sprouts, but I just assumed from all the movie and TV references that they must be reaaallly bad. How many times have we seen a kid sitting at the dinner table in a TV show or movie, arms folded … Continue reading Maple Orange Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pecans and Cranberries