Buckwheat Crispy Treats - Vegan, Refined Sugar Free, Date Sweetened, Plant-Protein rich, Oil free, gluten free - a healthier alternative to rice crispy treats

Buckwheat Crispy Treats

I can feel it in the air, and I can see it in the Target commercials... back to school time is just around the corner. With my kiddo starting nursery school this year, it's all becoming very real. Backpacks and school clothes, folders and pencil cases, lunch boxes and after school snacks. While I don't … Continue reading Buckwheat Crispy Treats

Chocolate Peanut Butter Dipped Frozen Banana Pops (Vegan)

Frozen bananas dipped in chocolate takes me right back to my childhood. My mom and I used to make these in the summer time, and I remember being so anxious for the bananas to freeze. This is such a simple and delicious treat, it barely needs a recipe at all. These super easy chocolate and … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Dipped Frozen Banana Pops (Vegan)

Two Ingredient Classic Caramel Apples – No Corn Syrup, Refined Sugar, or Dairy (Vegan)

Traditional-tasting caramel apples without cream, sugar, butter, or corn syrup? It's true! Finally figuring out this recipe was like cracking a secret code. It was like making a world-changing discovery. It was like striking GOLD.┬áRich, buttery, sweet, and sticky caramel gold. Alright, alright, I'm being a bit dramatic. It's not my fault, you guys. It's … Continue reading Two Ingredient Classic Caramel Apples – No Corn Syrup, Refined Sugar, or Dairy (Vegan)

Carrot Cake Bites with Cashew Butter Cream Cheeze Icing (raw, vegan, gluten-free)

Growing up, I went through a phase where I really wanted to be a magician. I mean I really, really wanted to be a master of magic. I begged and pleaded, and probably whined and squealed until finally my poor parents gave in and got me my very own magic set. It was like the … Continue reading Carrot Cake Bites with Cashew Butter Cream Cheeze Icing (raw, vegan, gluten-free)

Creamy, Velvety, Stove-Top Macaroni and Cheeze (vegan)

Q: What do you call a fake noodle? A: An Impasta Hehehe... ­čśŤ A little food humor for your Monday! I apologize... but I really do love a good second-grade joke. If you thought my joke┬áwas cheesy, just wait until you see what I have lined up for you this week. Starting with this oh … Continue reading Creamy, Velvety, Stove-Top Macaroni and Cheeze (vegan)

Soft and Chewy Coconut-Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies (a.k.a. Pantry Cookies) – vegan and gluten-free

Sometimes, you just have to have a warm, melt-in-your mouth chocolate chip cookie. This is the perfect healthy vegan and gluten free cookie┬árecipe to have on hand for when you gotta have chocolate chip cookies, but you're running low on ingredients. No dates, bananas, nut butter, or almond milk? No problem. One evening last week, … Continue reading Soft and Chewy Coconut-Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies (a.k.a. Pantry Cookies) – vegan and gluten-free

Four Ingredient Healthy Golden Nuggets (vegan and gluten-free)

It's been a little quiet on the FYB front the last few days. I had to work over the weekend, and then my daughter and I spent some time visiting family in the country. It was also an opportunity for me to test and photograph some recipes I'm working on for an upcoming project (details … Continue reading Four Ingredient Healthy Golden Nuggets (vegan and gluten-free)