Tea Tuesday: Autumn Tea is a Necessitea + Granola Bar Recipe

It’s officially Fall Y’all!!!! ūüôā ¬†Which in my book means its time to pull out all the yummy fragrant spices, drink tons of holiday¬†teas, and start playing Christmas music! Unfortunately that is not a typo. ¬†I’ll admit it; by the end of September I have secretly already listened to a few Christmas tunes (Michael Buble […]

Peanut Butter Balls

    I met my girlfriend (who had a baby recently) for brunch the other day, and we¬†got on the topic of kid-friendly recipes. ¬†This recipe is one that would be totally fun to get the kids involved with. ¬†I actually had a lot of fun myself rolling these into little globes myself! I found […]

Banana Goji Cupcakes with Nutritious “No-Tella” Chocolate Frosting

  One of my favorite sweet treats used to be Nutella! I seriously used to eat it by the spoonfuls. ¬†I recently spotted Nutella in the store and suddenly had the strong desire to devour¬†the entire bottle, which of course wouldn’t make much sense since I don’t eat dairy. ¬†I opted for a better (and […]

Peach Cobbler

I’m taking y’all back to the south with this one. ¬†Good ‘ol peach cobbler but revised for a healthy plant based diet. ¬†This baby is unbelievably superb without compromising nutrition! I photographed¬†this peach cobbler in my Peach Tea Tuesday¬†post recently. ¬†My plans were to remake and retake a fabulous photo of the cobbler by itself, […]

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Dream (2 Ways)

The Lipstick and Berries Ice Dream Truck is rounding the corner! What flavor are you ordering this time? How about Mint Chocolate Chip? Yay! It’s vegan and nutritious!! It just started getting H.O.T¬†here in Las Vegas, but I still love the weather here! ¬†Some say it is too hot, but I disagree. I love the […]

My Favorite Chocolate Ice Dream (Dairy and Sugar-Free!)

  Who knew that you could still enjoy a¬†chocolate frozen treat¬†on a plant based diet?! ¬†It’s true, you can! ¬†Dairy-Free is deeeelicious! A few years ago when I first heard of “Almond Milk” I literally could not understand what the hell almond milk was. ¬†To me, milk was cow milk, and I liked cow milk…A […]

Romantic Vegan Dinner for Two (Anniversary Recipes)

We had the most relaxing and delicious evening last night! ¬†Our 4 year anniversary could not have been better. ¬†I have been working on a few recipes for our anniversary dinner, and I was very pleased with how these turned out. ¬†I wanted to make something a little fancier than usual, but something that was […]

Apple Cinnamon Bliss Balls

I am such an apple fan! ¬†I feel like apples are overlooked because they are so “ordinary” and this really saddens me because apples are truly the most convenient¬†superfood out there! ¬†I eat at least 1-2 apples a day and my favorite type is Fuji! ¬†I have to be honest, I saw an ad for […]

Coconut Chai Tea Ice Cream

Did I ever tell you that I took 4 years of Pottery in high school? Yep, I did. ¬†You’re probably wondering what that has to do with ice cream. ¬†Well I am reminded of my pottery days as I hold this mug! ¬†Recently my girlfriends and I had a craft day¬†at a local pottery painting […]

Pretty ‘n’ Pink Cashew Frosting

Have you ever wondered how to make a creamy sweet frosting that is free of dairy and refined sugar? Wonder no more!! Cashew Frosting is your new friend, but it’s totally your BFF when its pink! ¬†This is a simple cashew cream frosting brightened up with a little pitaya!! Feel free to experiment. ¬†Add different […]