All posts tagged Desserts

Banana Chips

No-Fry Banana Chips

I am constantly on the hunt for healthy snack options. More recently, healthy travel snack options. Here is one of my favorite snacks that doesn’t take much prep and is …

Persimmon and Satsuma Fruit Leather

Persimmon and Satsuma Fruit Leather

It is persimmon season and I have been collecting an abundance of them from my CSA box on a weekly basis. I am not really a huge fan of the taste …

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Raw Pumpkin Pie Bites

I scoured the internet for a completely raw pumpkin pie the other day and found nothing that was totally 100% raw. I hacked this recipe together as I was going …

Sesame Super Cookies

Sesame Super Cookies

I am a little obsessed with Go Raw’s amazing super cookies. It’s getting to the point where I can’t sit on the couch without annoying my husband with my constant crunching. …

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Banana Almond Butter Protein Shake

Delicious and protein loaded smoothie that will keep you full for hours. I kind of wanted to call this a “milk” shake but that didn’t sound nearly as healthy, or …

Vegan Black Bean Brownies, Gluten-Free and Flourless!

Vegan Black Bean Brownies, Gluten-Free and Flourless!

Adapted slightly from YumUniverse’s Protein Power Flourless Black Bean Brownies. These would be great as a little snack before or after a workout. If you want a little energy boost I …

Almond Butter Cookies

Gluten-Free Flourless Almond Butter Cookies

While bragging about how awesome having a Vitamix was to a friend of mine, we decided to put it to the test and make a quick batch of almond butter. …

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8 Vegan Baking Substitutions

I really enjoyed these tips for vegan baking substitutions on The Kitchn. Annie Shannon, from Meet the Shannons, recommends the best vegan substitutions for common baking ingredients. Annie Shannon knows all about …

Raw Banana Bread

Raw Banana Bread

With all the craziness of moving and travelling I hadn’t had a chance to use my new dehydrator yet. I finally had a free moment this morning and so I …

Whipped Coconut Cream on top of French Toast

Whipped Coconut Cream

I’ve been meaning to try making coconut whipped cream for a while now and figured my mom visiting for Mother’s Day I would try making it for Sunday brunch. I …

Raw Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

Raw Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

Cacao in its raw, unprocessed state is filled with iron, dietary fiber, calcium, zinc, potassium and antioxidants. These amazing superfood nutrients help improve circulation, regular heartbeat and blood pressure as well …

Raw Hemp Protein Bars

Raw Hemp Protein Bars

Anyone who knows me knows I am kind of crazy about health and fitness. I feel like they kind of go hand in hand with each other. It’s not like …