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Naturally Sweetened Caramel Macchiato (vegan)

Heaven is a place on earth. It’s inside the caramel macchiato. Part of me wonders if the majority of the plight in our nation is due to under-caffeinated decisions. I say this because I know what happens in my own life when I haven’t sufficiently Joe-d. Bad things happen to good contact lenses, hours of …

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White Cheddar and Spiced Apple Crepes with Salted Caramel

Gluten Free crepes with white cheddar, maple spiced apples, and salted coconut caramel sauce… Cue the drool! How do you do with the sweet and savory combo? Like, could you just ravage a bag of chocolate covered pretzels, or would you rather keep your sugar away from your salt and your salt away from your …

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Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Bourbon Maple Candied Pecans and Cranberries

More stuffed vegetables! ‘Tis the season for stuffing things. And ‘tis the season for sweet potatoes! If there’s one thing that’s more cozy than a big carby vegetable, it’s a big carby vegetable stuffed with other food items. Roasted sweet potatoes are one of my favorite veggie go-to’s. Stuffing them in either a sweet or …

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Maple Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Pumpkin cheesecake. It’s really very pleasing. What’s not to adore about a silky-smooth, creamy, sweet piece of pumpkin-y feel good that melts in your mouth and leaves you love drunk in decadent satisfaction? True story, kidlets: I once made a pumpkin cheesecake before I left for a trip to Europe, and I told my roommate at …

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Butternut Squash Pancakes

Moist and fluffy gluten-free butternut squash pancakes. These delightful hotcakes are warmly-spice, naturally sweet, and taste like fall! Weeks ago, when I went on a squash-roasting bender, I had leftover butternut squash that was just dyyyyyying to be pancake-d. Meaning, I was dying for pancakes. I simply mashed it up, and into the batter it …

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Maple Roasted Butternut Squash and Beets

Maple roasted butternut squash and beets are easy to prepare and a delightful healthy side dish! Whip them up for friends and family for dinner gatherings. These vegetables are made out of dessert. …And roasted butternut squash. And roasted beets. But mostly, they’re made out of dessert. Fall, you’uns. Welcome to it! Fall is officially …

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Dairy-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Coconut Milk Ice Cream

Happy Friday! This is ridic. Today’s the day we let our peanut butter obsession reign. Today’s the day we slap My Fitness Pal across the face when it tells us we have 8.7 calories left to consume for the whole rest of the evening, and instead, we pick up a spoon. Today’s the day we …

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Blueberry Rhubarb Muffins

Gluten-Free Blueberry Rhubarb Muffins that are naturally sweetened, dairy-free, healthy, moist and delicious! Dear Mom, Last year on Mother’s Day, I made you Banana Walnut Muffins and wrote you a little letter because we didn’t get to spend the day together. Well, this year I DO get to celebrate with you…but I still made you …

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Gluten Free Cranberry Orange Muffins

Naturally sweetened gluten free cranberry orange muffins will suck toxins out of your bloodstream and re-purpose them for solving the earth’s energy crisis. In spite of my love for the color green, people with accents, Guinness, and food that involves meat, potatoes, cabbage and/or cheese, I somehow took a flying hop, skip and leap right …

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Hazelnut Pancakes with Chocolate Coconut Cream (gluten free)

A stack of gluten free hazelnut pancakes with chocolate coconut cream sauce will do your taxes for you. Just kidding, but it tastes mighty fine! This post is sponsored by Bob’s Red Mill, but all opinions are – and will forevermore be – my own. Yooooosemite Sam, have I got breakfast for you?! It’s been …

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Eggnog Bread with Boozy Maple Glaze (gluten free)

This bread almost didn’t get baked. I was so keen on the vegan eggnog I showed you yesterday that I could barely fathom the idea of using it for anything other than sipping on. But I remembered what they taught me in finance school about diversifying my portfolio and not putting all my eggnog in …

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Coconut Sweet Potato Breakfast Cookies

Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Breakfast Cookies made with coconut flour and gluten-free rolled oats. These healthful treats are naturally sweetened and perfectly healthy for breakfast or snack! Some weekends are quiet. Some weekends, you marinate on your thoughts as the snow gracefully falls. You tell yourself, “what happens outside, stays outside. This is a quiet weekend. …

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