Desserts

{3 ingredient dark chocolate}

{3 ingredient dark chocolate}

Everyone has their vices. My vice happens to be dark chocolate. Let me re-phrase that, I love dark chocolate! Wait…okay, fine…I will devour my weight in dark chocolate by the time I’ve finished writing this post! With an obsession like…

{tahini fudge balls}

{tahini fudge balls}

Delicate little tahini truffles rolled around in cacao-cardamom dust! Serve these bad boys up with a glass of hot earl grey tea and enjoy the afternoon.  Ingredients: This recipe makes a dozen delicious {tahini fudge balls} 10 medjool dates –…

{copycat samoas}

{copycat samoas}

A vegan, no bake version of everyone’s favorite Girl Scout cookie! This uncanny samoa replacement lets you enjoy all the delicious flavors of the coconut cookies without any refined sugar or high fructose corn syrup. Your wallet and your waist…

{vegan chocolate chip cookies}

{vegan chocolate chip cookies}

Okay, you have to try these! These chocolate chip cookies are so incredibly easy to make and, thanks to the addition of coconut oil, they have a delightful macaroon flavor that is irresistible! Even the biggest vegan skeptics, my family,…

{paleo chocolate cake}

{paleo chocolate cake}

Here’s a nice treat for all of you chocolate lovers and health nuts out there. It’s grain free and naturally sweetened with delicious medjool dates. One of my favorite things about this recipe is the fact that I combine all…

{paleo peanut butter truffles}

{paleo peanut butter truffles}

I’m doing the happy dance as I scarf down my 3rd no-sugar-added peanut butter truffle!  These truffles satisfy my sweet tooth and showcase a decent amount of protein and fiber!  Thanks to a secret ingredient (pssst…flax seeds) these little gems…

{NOLA Beignets and a feature in FeedFeed}

{NOLA Beignets and a feature in FeedFeed}

I promised myself not to blog until I completed my MCAT exam (scheduled for this Friday…yikes!) but when your favorite recipe curators {feed feed} inform you that you’ve been featured in their New Orleans inspired blog roll…you blog gosh darn…

{chocolate coconut protein bars}

{chocolate coconut protein bars}

Getting enough protein to build lean, strong muscle can be a challenge for anyone; it doesn’t have to be with this easy recipe! All you need is a few simple ingredients and a food processor to whip up wholesome protein…

{perfect banana ice cream}

{perfect banana ice cream}

It’s no secret that I love my banana ice cream.  It’s a delicious, nutritious way to satisfy my sweet tooth without spending a lot of time and money on ingredients.  I’ve been known to walk out of the grocery story…

{vegan mango lassi ice cream}

{vegan mango lassi ice cream}

I was first introduced to Mango Lassi a few years ago and it was love at first sip. My friend, Gayu, whipped up my first lassi using vanilla ice cream and frozen mango. The delicious smoothie was cool and refreshing,…

{beet the heat smoothie}

{beet the heat smoothie}

Just in time for the fourth of July, this red, white, and blueberry smoothie is delicious and filled with vitamins! Four simple ingredients make this a refreshing way to beat the July heat while staying fit and fabulous.  Simply blend:…

{dark chocolate salted caramel brownies}

{dark chocolate salted caramel brownies}

 There are few things in the culinary world that I like more than brownies. In fact, I can pretty much resist any treat such as donuts or ice cream…but a well made brownie [especially a dark chocolate brownie] gets me…

{vegan coconut ice cream cups}

{vegan coconut ice cream cups}

Seriously? I can’t believe I didn’t start making these earlier! In preparation for an upcoming trip, my sister and I have been detoxing from refined sugar for the passed week. For a couple of chocoholics, this has been a challenging…

{peanut butter chocolate n-ice cream}

{peanut butter chocolate n-ice cream}

It’s made of bananas (nanas) and it’s a NICE creamy substitute to traditional ice cream…hence we have “n-ice cream”. The ingredients are inexpensive and simple, the techniques has been perfected, and the flavor is amazing! I’m obsessed with trying different…