Recipes

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Paleo Dinner Rolls [Vegan, GF]

Hey, friends! Today, I am sharing a very special recipe. I say this because I believe it could be a viable alternative to "real" bread -- and that's exciting. A little background: I went vegetarian when I was 15, and adopted a vegan diet (and principles, for the most part) at age 16. Because I Read More →
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Mustard-Tarragon Kale Chips [Paleo, Live Food, Vegan]

Hello, beautiful friends! Oh goodie, oh goodie. Today, I have another savory snack recipe to share, and it is to live for. Yes, as cheesy as that was, it so works. After purchasing a bag of Tarragon-Mustard Kale chips (I think it was ‘Brad’s’ brand), I fell in love with the flavor combinati Read More →
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Coconut Dairy-Free Buttercream Frosting [Paleo, Vegan] + New Puppy!

Hey there, lovelies! I hope you had a wonderful Halloween — full of yummy (and hopefully healthy) munchies like these no-bake pumpkin spice butter cups. My boyfriend and I adopted a “Steam Punk” theme for our costumes and made use of them by taking a Lyft to downtown Fremont, Las Vegas. Tho Read More →
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Raw Vegan Beet-Sunflower Seed Burgers [Nut-Free] w/ Jicama Fries

Hey, lovelies! Recently, I was scrolling through the Bloom for Life blog and I noticed that I’ve developed a bit of an infatuation with sweet treats. Now, I don’t really consume them much myself (I'm a fruit addict instead), but I love creating baked goods for others (and for my other project M Read More →
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No-Bake Walnut Pumpkin Spice Butter Cups [Raw, Vegan}

Hey, lovelies! Recently, my friend and business partner (details coming soon) visited Las Vegas, so we had no choice but to get busy in the kitchen. After scrolling through the site One Green Planet, we decided to make these delectable walnut-pumpkin pie butter cups that are raw and vegan! Read More →
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Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe [Vegan]

Hey there, lovelies! Oh my, oh my. I am so excited to share this gluten-free chocolate chip cookie recipe. It turned out so great and only requires a handful of ingredients! Originally obtained from Minimalist Baker, the cookie recipe can be made vegan or non-vegan, depending on the butter you hav Read More →
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Healthy Homemade Chili Recipe [Vegan, Easy]

Hey, friends! It is summertime, but that doesn’t mean one can’t indulge in some savory and grounding chili. The other night, Aaron (my boyfriend) and I were chatting when all of a sudden, I declared: “You know, chili sounds darn good.” He agreed, so we made a plan. A few days later, all i Read More →
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Fudgy Raw Vegan Chocolate Ice Cream (You Can Make Without An Ice Cream Maker)

Hey, lovelies! As promised, I am making an effort to create, photograph and upload recipes more often. Why? Because I truly do believe food can be medicine, and I want resources such as this one to be available to all. Now, granted, I do tend to make a lot of sweet treats (pistachio ice cream, Read More →
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Basic Raw Vegan Cheesecake w/ Strawberry Compote

Hey, lovelies! Recently, I made a delicious raw vegan cheesecake to perfect a “basic” plant-based version that is unprocessed and healthy. My omnivore boyfriend Aaron LOVED it, so I think it’s safe to say it’s a winner. This recipe is actually VERY simple to make and can be whipped up in Read More →
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Dairy-Free Pistachio-Vanilla Ice Cream {Raw, Vegan}

Hey there, lovely! Do you ever feel as if you’re running on auto-pilot? I do. These past few months have been so hectic — with the move to Las Vegas and all. Fortunately, I recently created the best pick-me up in the form of raw vegan ice cream. Because temperatures have been regularly exceedin Read More →
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Peach Cobbler Muffins w/ Brown Sugar Oat Streusel {Vegan, Cooked}

Hey, lovelies! OH, MY GOODNESS. First of all, in two weeks, I’m moving with my boyfriend/partner. Where are we going? Well, those details will SOON be shared. And seriously, I can’t wait. I know, I know, it probably wasn’t fair to drop that on you and not even give you a hint… But let me Read More →
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10-Ingredient Healthy Chocolate Doughnuts

Hey, lovelies! I don’t know about you, but I am really enjoying the beginnings of summer. That fresh air, those sunny vibes, the long stretch of hours to get your work done then play outside… Yes, it’s awesome. And guess what? In just three weeks, I will reveal the reason my partner, Aaron, Read More →