coconut chocolate date balls

coconut chocolate date balls

These coconut chocolate date balls are date-sweetened, desserts that the family will love! 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 line will […]

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vegan chocolate chip cookies

Vegan chocolate chip cookies are delicious and easy to make because you can easily keep all the ingredients in your pantry. With no eggs or butter to store, you can whip up a delicious batch of cookies on a whim. Okay, you have to try these! These chocolate chip cookies are so incredibly easy to […]

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paleo banana bread

paleo banana bread

This paleo banana bread recipe is a result of several disappointing attempts at creating a grain-free banana bread that doesn’t taste like cardboard. My last experiment using coconut flour was an epic failure so I was a little hesitant to give it another shot. Thankfully this recipe worked out and I was able to pull […]

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paleo chocolate cake

Paleo chocolate cake is the perfect way to satisfy your sweet tooth without compromising your fitness and health goals. 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 […]

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paleo peanut butter truffles

paleo peanut butter truffles

Paleo peanut butter truffles are sweetened with dried fruit and simply delicious. 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 are a good […]

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vegan flap jacks

vegan flap jacks

It’s no secret, breakfast food is my absolute favorite thing to make, eat, and photograph. There’s nothing quite like Saturday morning light hitting your short stack of freshly made pancakes. Nothing as comforting as the sound of percolating coffee as the aroma wafts into sleepy bedrooms. In my mind, breakfast equals comfort! Since I’m constantly […]

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creamy rosemary mushroom pasta

creamy rosemary mushroom pasta

This creamy rosemary mushroom pasta is the perfect bowl of warm comfort on a cold winter night. Made with brown rice pasta and greek yogurt for a healthy twist on classic pasta. All this talk about a New York blizzard is making me crave comfort food!  This creamy concoction was easy to throw together and […]

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coconut pancakes

coconut pancakes

These coconut pancakes are grain free and absolutely delicious! I can’t help but have tiny obsession with coconuts. Aside from being incredibly delicious, coconuts are full of nutrients and they are such a versatile ingredient.  Coconut products have made healthy cooking so much easier and more satisfying. Coconut milk in dairy free recipes, coconut flour […]

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beignets

beignets

Beignets, doused in powdered sugar, and piled high in a delicious pyramid! 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 it! My favorite […]

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chocolate coconut protein bars

chocolate coconut protein bars

Chocolate coconut protein bars is an easy and delicious snack the whole family will love! 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 […]

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homemade quest bars

Homemade quest bars are a healthy and delicious way to snack! I love a yummy on-the-go snack as much as the next gal but I also insist on eating whole, natural foods. Unfortunately, many protein bars on the market not only cost an arm and a leg but they are packed with brown rice syrup […]

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perfect banana ice cream

perfect banana ice cream

A few simple steps to help you make the 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 with 40+ […]

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