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


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

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays

Raspberry Coconut Cream Pie

It's a perfect autumn day.  I've got a pumpkin candle burning, hot coffee and a turtleneck.  What could be more perfect?     Oh, pie?  Yeah, that would be cool. I'm going to begin my long string of posts leading up to Thanksgiving with a pie recipe.  This pie isn't your typical holiday fruit or squash… Continue reading Raspberry Coconut Cream Pie

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Side Dishes · Snacks

Frankenstein Muffins

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!     I've enjoyed all the previous pumpkin posts (PPP's, if you will), but I wanted to do something different for my Halloween recipe this year.  What's a better way to celebrate the holiday that revolves around sugar with the healthiest and most naturally delicious muffins you can make that also happen to resemble… Continue reading Frankenstein Muffins

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

Sugar Free Pumpkin & Apple Parfaits

My two favorite pie flavors, combined into one delicious dessert/snack/breakfast treat!      Fall is in full swing now.  I can feel the chills in the air where I am, especially when the sun is down!  I've started wearing boots and scarves.  I absolutely love it! ^_^ This recipe is a very simple one that… Continue reading Sugar Free Pumpkin & Apple Parfaits