Desserts

Raw Vegan Paleo Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Cashew Cream

Raw Vegan Paleo Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Cashew Cream

Eat like a rabbit My family celebrates Easter, and I celebrate any excuse to make treats. And of course I’m always on a mission to satisfy my sweet tooth in a healthier way, using real, whole foods ingredients and as little sugar (never refined of […]

Minty Hot Chocolate Superfood Smoothie

Minty Hot Chocolate Superfood Smoothie

Chocolate is a superpower So as I mentioned in my recent apple pie smoothie post, I’ve been rebalancing my gut. And in order to do so, I had to stick to warm foods, meaning no traditional ice-based smoothies. BUT I figured out a hack to […]

Vegan Sugar-Free Stewed Apples

Vegan Sugar-Free Stewed Apples

The Warm Apple Pie Smoothie Project For my warm apple pie smoothie project, I wanted to find the best way to get the fresh-out of the oven warm apple pie vibe. I figured I could bake the apple, which would work just fine I’m sure. 

Raw Sugar-Free Vegan Key Lime Mousse

Raw Sugar-Free Vegan Key Lime Mousse

It’s supposed to be spring now, so even though the weather is holding out on us, I’m channeling all the spring vibes in the kitchen, because I’m way beyond ready for it! So, the other day I experimented with a raw key lime pie and […]

Mostly Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Pie: Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free,Vegan-Option Recipe

Mostly Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Pie: Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free,Vegan-Option Recipe

Homemade sugar-free Nutella happened I knew I had to try to get something with hazelnuts onto my sugar-free chocolate menu, because chocolate-hazelnut is one of my favorite flavor combinations ever. Hello Nutella. I did not grow up with this stuff, but my world expanded in more […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Butter: Organic, Sugar-Free Homemade Nutella

Chocolate Hazelnut Butter: Organic, Sugar-Free Homemade Nutella

Homemade nut butter: Back to basics Before deciding to come up with some kind of raw Chocolate-Hazelnut Pie as the finale for my week-long sugar-free chocolate challenge, I had never attempted to make homemade nut butter. But I decided that homemade nutella was obviously the only way to […]

Cinnamon Mocha Cupcakes: Sugar- Free, Vegan, Gluten-Free Recipe

Cinnamon Mocha Cupcakes: Sugar- Free, Vegan, Gluten-Free Recipe

My love affair with cupcakes And in this sugar-free chocolate series, we get to my favorite-ever treat: cupcakes! My love affair with cupcakes goes way back. I remember baking them in grade school for my birthday, and I loved when anyone else brought them in; this […]

Raw Brownie Bites

Raw Brownie Bites

The Brownie Project So I obviously needed to include brownies in my week of sugar-free chocolate treats. But the brownie project proved to be a bit stubborn. After a couple close-but-not-quite attempts, I decided to try a different tack and go with a raw bite rendition of the classic […]

Sugar-Free Vegan Flourless Deep Dark Chocolate Cookies

Sugar-Free Vegan Flourless Deep Dark Chocolate Cookies

Intense Chocolate A dense, brownie-like cookie. A dark chocolate cookie-like brownie bite. How about a deep dark chocolate brookie bite? Whatever you want to call them, these miraculous treats go way deep with the chocolateyness.

Mocha Avocado Mousse: Vegan Sugar-Free Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Mocha Avocado Mousse: Vegan Sugar-Free Chocolate Mousse Recipe

The True Meaning of Valentine’s Day Happy Valentine’s Day! The honorary day of love is here.  As commercialized as this holiday has become, I still do love the concept of a holiday dedicated to the celebration of love.