Peppermint Matcha Frappuccino

Peppermint Matcha Frappuccino

What is it about this time of year that has me craving cold green drinks? While I'm not into slugging back green-hued ale, I do love a creamy, minty dessert beverage. For the ultimate ice-creamy indulgence, I turn to my Copycat Vegan Shamrock Shake. If I'm in the mood for something light, crisp, and nutritious, … Continue reading Peppermint Matcha Frappuccino

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)

Iced Matcha Latte (Vegan, Refined Sugar-Free)

The Best Iced Matcha Latte (Vegan, Refined Sugar-Free)

You guys know I love my matcha. This marks the sixth recipe on the site featuring that antioxidant-rich vibrant green tea powder. I can't get enough of it! In my usual style though, I've skipped right over the standard matcha latte recipes and went straight for the obscure (but delicious); Matcha popsicles, matcha cheesecake, matcha … Continue reading The Best Iced Matcha Latte (Vegan, Refined Sugar-Free)

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)

Creamy Matcha Green Tea Popsicles – Dairy-Free and Sugar-Free

I'm officially naming this the "Summer of Popsicles" here on the blog. And in my life. Normally I try to post a little variety, so I hesitated on sharing back-to-back popsicle recipes. Also, I have a running list of new dishes and treats on the back-burner right now just waiting impatiently to be added to … Continue reading Creamy Matcha Green Tea Popsicles – Dairy-Free and Sugar-Free

Chocolate Minty Matcha Cups + Make Your Own Coconut Butter (vegan)

When I threw these little treats together for myself on Halloween, and posted a photo on Instagram, I had no idea they would be such a hit. The photo above happens to have the most likes on my page. Many people requested the recipe, and since it was a spur-of-the-moment, "mama needs some chocolate" treat, … Continue reading Chocolate Minty Matcha Cups + Make Your Own Coconut Butter (vegan)

My Latest Food and Beauty Haul: Old Stand-Bys and New Favorites

Yipeeee!  It's so exciting getting a package in the mail, don't you agree? It feels like Christmas when I finally get to tear into my order and lovingly unwrap each item. Especially when said package is from my favorite online health and beauty shop, Vitacost. I've sung the praises of this amazing "everything under the sun" virtual health … Continue reading My Latest Food and Beauty Haul: Old Stand-Bys and New Favorites