It was my husband’s birthday and come 11 am I still was not sure what I was going to make him for his “birthday cake”. I frantically looked around the house to see what was on hand and came up with this simple dairy-free Oreo cream pie recipe. We love
Sundays are my day to make breakfast for the family (I love Sunday mornings!). This Sunday as I lay in bed to the sounds of my 7 month old entertaining himself in his crib, I thought about what I could make. Crepes were the first thing that entered my head!
My husband came home with a bunch of purple potatoes the other day. He was ambitious, but never got to making anything with them. In his defense, he was acting as a single parent while I was traveling for work for 8 straight days! As the iridescent potatoes stared me
This creamy vegan protein shake recipe keeps me full for hours and tastes like a treat. The kale is well disguised (in case green things scare you!). It’s incredible. I guarantee that you will forget it’s actually healthy for you!! 24 grams of protein per serving too!
There’s a fine line between being obsessive about what you eat and losing weight the healthy way. I had an eating disorder so the line is very fine. It can be scary to think about counting calories and “weighing in”. However, the time has come and I need, okay, I
Someone recently asked me what my favorite dessert was. That’s not an easy question to answer as there are so many options! I thought long and hard and after narrowing it down to Pumpkin Pie, Cannolis and French Silk Pie, French Silk Pie won out. I grew up going to
There’s something about Crock-Pot cooking in the fall and winter. It’s like peanut butter and chocolate- it just makes sense. The best thing about Crock-Pot cooking is getting rid of the random ingredients you have laying around the fridge and pantry. The fact that you can literally dump all of
The holidays are quickly approaching and you eat vegan, are trying to reduce your cholesterol or simply watching what you eat. What are you to do? Don’t fret. There are plenty of ways to sneak wholesome plant-based or vegan ingredients into classic holiday recipes without anyone noticing. Now, the turkey
Thanksgiving is around the corner and you haven’t thought about baking yet. Don’t sweat. This easy vegan pumpkin pie recipe is just that – easy! All you need is one big blender or food processor, the ingredients below and an oven and vioila! out comes a warm, creamy vegan pumpkin
Green smoothie recipes vary by the person who is making them. Some contain protein powders, some just fresh fruits and leafy greens, while others include exotic combinations that seem somewhat overwhelming. I stopped drinking green smoothies for a long time (too long). When I was pregnant, I craved refined sugary
Pumpkins and sweet potatoes are two of my favorite fall/winter vegetables. I just love them! My husband and I especially love sweet potato casserole. In fact, we are the only 2 that eat it at my side’s holiday celebrations. So, more often than not, I end up making it. Since
Fall is my favorite season of the year. The smell of freshly fallen leaves on the damp ground, light sweaters, blue jeans, riding boots and pumpkin everything (right-I know this isn’t a pumpkin recipe, but had to throw that in! I know you can relate!). It’s the time of year