Breakfast/Brunch · Desserts · Oil-free · plant based · Snacks

Muesli Berry Parfaits

  Today is a pantry meal!  I almost always have some form of oats in my pantry for baking or a quick last-minute breakfast/lunch.  Oatmeal for lunch is the best option when you're running late in the morning.  I recently came back from Sweden and I picked up some food finds there as souvenirs.  I… Continue reading Muesli Berry Parfaits

Breakfast/Brunch · Desserts · Gluten-free · Oil-free · plant based

Sugar-Free Strawberry Peach Crumble

Before I introduce my recipe for VeganMofo sugar-free day, I want to give a HUGE shout out to Natalie from Feasting on Fruit!  If it weren't the inspiration that I drew from her blog, I would have never attempted this type of recipe.  She creates totally plant-based baked goods using whole ingredients in their simple,… Continue reading Sugar-Free Strawberry Peach Crumble

Entrees · Gluten-free · Oil-free · plant based · Salads

Turmeric Rice Bowl

Today's prompt for VeganMofo is all about color.  I chose a color that I normally don't like in any other context except when it comes to foods.  Some of my favorite foods happen to be yellow.  However, I don't like to wear yellow clothing or use yellow in my decorating.  I have nothing against the… Continue reading Turmeric Rice Bowl

Desserts · Drinks · Gluten-free · Oil-free · Snacks

Strawberry Shortcake Slice and Matcha

Vegan MoFo 2018! This is my first year participating with my new blog domain!  I'm very excited to write and post pictures on this more updated and aesthetically pleasing platform.  My first project for the month was to recreate my favorite food emojis, and thus my favorite foods (well, I have a LOT of favorite… Continue reading Strawberry Shortcake Slice and Matcha

Desserts · Gluten-free · Oil-free · plant based · Snacks

Watermelon Aloe Popsicles

     Well, it's certainly been awhile! I've been through a great transition recently in terms of my job position and I couldn't be happier (albeit very tired).  I know the last post was Memorial Day weekend.  Don't hate me!  I'm back for this last patriotic holiday before the school year starts again with a… Continue reading Watermelon Aloe Popsicles

Desserts · Gluten-free · Snacks

Semi Homemade Lemon Poppy Seed Cheesecake Bars

     So, I recently made my very first batch of lemon bars.     I know. I'm just one of those people who doesn't particularly favor lemon desserts.  I love adding lemon as an accent to a savory dish.  Nothing beats a fresh pop of lemon juice in sauces and marinades.  I also add lemon… Continue reading Semi Homemade Lemon Poppy Seed Cheesecake Bars

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Nut-Free Orange Persimmon Frangipane Tart

My next recipe features one of my favorite seasonal fruits for fall: persimmons!     I absolutely love persimmons.  I used them for the first time last year for Thanksgiving and I became smitten.  They're the strangest fruit that I never knew was perfect for me.    The only way I can describe their texture is… Continue reading Nut-Free Orange Persimmon Frangipane Tart