Recipes

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 […]

Easy Chickpea Salad Recipe

Easy Chickpea Salad Recipe

Are you looking for an easy vegan recipe that is delicious and quick to prepare? In an effort to lessen our impact on climate control, one of the best choices any of us can make is to reduce our dependence on animals for food. That […]

Homemade Vegan Hot Chocolate | Raw + Cacao

Homemade Vegan Hot Chocolate | Raw + Cacao

Are you looking for a healthy hot chocolate to drink on those cold winter nights? I don’t know about you but I’ve been craving hot drinks the last few weeks. And what is the first hot drink anyone reaches for (or at least I do)? […]

Coconut Macadamia Granola with Blueberries Recipe

Coconut Macadamia Granola with Blueberries Recipe

December feels like it is flying by already, doesn’t it? I’m pretty sure I’ll blink and it’ll be Christmas. I just blinked… It isn’t Christmas yet, is it? The cold weather and grey skies up here have definitely made me crave lots of carbs. So […]

Matcha and Pistachio Smoothie Recipe

Matcha and Pistachio Smoothie Recipe

After my last post on matcha green tea, I’ve been really craving a hot cup of it. There’s a really bad flu or cold bug making the rounds here and both my daughter and I caught it. For some reason when I’m sick I crave […]