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Vegan MoFo: Spiced Sweet Potato and Greens

     Today's prompt is everything that I love about this time of year: SPICES! Not that spice...      I love warm spices.  They always seem to find their way into my recipes in some form or another.  I use cinnamon in almost everything.  As I developed a taste for other spices, I discovered… Continue reading Vegan MoFo: Spiced Sweet Potato and Greens

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Snacks

Chunky Monkey Cookies

This cookie recipe is one from my BHG archives. My mom and I always used their "New Cookbook" (published in the early 90's I believe) for our Christmas cookie recipes back in the day. This cookbook has any type of cookie you could possibly desire with easy and simple to follow recipes. Making their baking… Continue reading Chunky Monkey Cookies

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Snacks

MoFo 11: Thanksgiving 2016

     I'll spare you the anecdotes and get right to the Thanksgiving food porn.  I've listed everything I made for my first Thanksgiving dinner here.  I will be seeing my immediate family this weekend where a second feast will take place.  I'm blessed to have amazing family and friends who allow my boyfriend and… Continue reading MoFo 11: Thanksgiving 2016

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays

MoFo 10: Gluten Free Pecan Pie

​     For my "fall tradition", I'm featuring pecan pie!     My mom's birthday is about 2 weeks before Thanksgiving.  She's never been much of a sweet lover.  She doesn't care for cake either.  She does, however, love pecan pie.  When I first went vegan, I started making pies for her birthday each year.  I usually… Continue reading MoFo 10: Gluten Free Pecan Pie

Breakfast/Brunch · Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Snacks

Pumpkin S’mores Doughnuts

     About two years ago, I made three different types of cake doughnuts to celebrate the fall season.  Now, I'm back to make a new incarnation of one of them.  I'm taking my pumpkin doughnut and throwing some fun Halloween flavors on top of it!  Pumpkin and s'mores always seemed like two things that… Continue reading Pumpkin S’mores Doughnuts

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays

Peanut Butter Cup Cake

He wants a piece o' that. Fall is here!     This October, my posts are going to be Halloween all the way.  Candy-themed delights, fun colors, and fall-inspired flavors.  I'm kicking it off today with a doozy: Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cake ! One of my favorite candies growing up were Reese's peanut butter cups.… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cup Cake

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays

Aquafaba Snickerdoodles

     The highlight of my Christmas baking has and always will be snickerdoodles. I absolutely love them.  I love them so much, that I made them for my very first blog post! When I first began baking without eggs or dairy, I thought recreating something as simple as a snickerdoodle (my favorite cookie ever)… Continue reading Aquafaba Snickerdoodles