Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies (vegan, oil-free, gluten-free, and sugar-free)

It's a rainy, gloomy, kind of morning here in the Great Lakes State. The sort of day that makes you want to pull the blankets over your head and go back to bed. Unfortunately there's a couple of obstacles to this delicious sounding idea, a) my 21-month old, and b) my job. Doh! So, on … Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies (vegan, oil-free, gluten-free, and sugar-free)

Easy and Healthy PB + J Chia Pudding Parfaits

It feels like ages since I posted a sweet treat.  Ok, I guess it's only been 14 days.  But in "dessert years" that's like months!  Well, I'm putting an end to the lull in goodies around here with this awesome PB + J Pudding Parfait! What is it about peanut butter anything that gets people (including me) so … Continue reading Easy and Healthy PB + J Chia Pudding Parfaits

A Toast (Or Three) for the New Year! Five-Minute Plant-Based Ideas for a Power Breakfast or Lunch

Well, my friends, we are two days in to the year 2015!  I don't know about you, but I am excited for a fresh new year, with new experiences and opportunities to learn and grow.  While I don't usually make new year's resolutions, my goal for this year is to approach life with more positivity.  … Continue reading A Toast (Or Three) for the New Year! Five-Minute Plant-Based Ideas for a Power Breakfast or Lunch

Four Ingredient Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies (date sweetened, flourless, vegan)

I can't begin to tell you how difficult it was for me to take these pictures.  Not only because I'm a photography novice and I'm all thumbs when it comes to using my husband's fancy Olympus camera and I'm awkward when it comes to food styling, but because I could not control myself around these … Continue reading Four Ingredient Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies (date sweetened, flourless, vegan)