Cheesy Vegan Kale Chips

Cheesy Vegan Kale Chips

I’m in love with kale chips! More specifically, I’m in love with my cheesy vegan kale chips! They are addictive, crunchy, and very good for you. They make a wonderful replacement for potato and corn chips as well as a great alternative for anyone on…

Strawberry & Rhubarb Fruit Leather Recipe

Strawberry & Rhubarb Fruit Leather Recipe

For months, I have been meaning to write this post. I just hadn’t quite felt the inspiration. But last weekend we finally remembered to go to the farmer’s market in downtown Vancouver (Washington not B.C.) and I’m so glad we did. We bought so much…

Vegan Avocado Peanut Butter Cookies With Chocolate Chips

Vegan Avocado Peanut Butter Cookies With Chocolate Chips

Who doesn’t love an old time classic peanut butter cookie? Seriously, next to chocolate chips cookies, you can’t get much closer to an old-time American classic than that (crisscross pattern and all). Unfortunately, the old recipes usually called for animal-based ingredients (butter, milk, and eggs)…

How to Make Flax (Chia) Eggs & Use As Egg Substitute for Baking

How to Make Flax (Chia) Eggs & Use As Egg Substitute for Baking

After working with flax eggs for a little while now, I thought it would be a good idea to dedicate some time to talk about how to make flax eggs (or chia eggs) and tips on how to use them as an egg substitute for…

Vegan Anise Avocado Cookies Recipe

Vegan Anise Avocado Cookies Recipe

I’m completely absorbed with making a really good vegan cookie. When I first started working with avocado last year, it was inspired by one of the best vegan cookies I had the pleasure of finding. It was a dark chocolate avocado cookie with Kohana coffee…

Vegan Avocado Brownies | Fudgy + Zero Waste

Vegan Avocado Brownies | Fudgy + Zero Waste

Last year, I had been experimenting with using avocado as a butter substitute. At the time, it was in an effort to make desserts that were just a little bit healthier. However, at the beginning of the year, I decided for the sake of reducing…

The Golden Chai-ger | Vegan Milkshake Recipe

The Golden Chai-ger | Vegan Milkshake Recipe

When I lived in Texas, I wasn’t one of those people that looked forward to spring. In part, it meant terrible allergies and asthma were right around the corner but also because that meant summer was on its way too. And summers in Texas get…

Vegan Queso Recipe | Cashews + Whole Food

Vegan Queso Recipe | Cashews + Whole Food

I have an unholy love of cheese. It is my kryptonite, my bane, my weakness, my Achilles’ heel, the chink in my armor… Seriously, I think it is one of the best foods on the planet. It is one of the reasons I’m not sure…

The Texan PB&J Smoothie

The Texan PB&J Smoothie

Spring is here! The days are getting longer and warmer, the fruits trees are blooming, the veggies are sprouting, and the farmer’s markets are opening. What does it all mean, you say? It’s time to start making smoothies again! So I thought I’d begin this…

Easy Basil Pesto Recipe

Easy Basil Pesto Recipe

Are you looking to start making homemade pesto? Basil pesto is one of the easiest things to make and it only requires about seven ingredients and a blender or food processor. And there is nothing that needs to be cooked. Sure, there is always the…