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Vegan Pumpkin Butter

I have quite an obsession with apple butter. I love to eat it on toast, biscuits, waffles, and even with my Thanksgiving stuffing. This year, I discovered there’s such thing as pumpkin butter. I knew right away this was a must for this year’s celebrations. You only need a few ingredients to ...Read More

Pumpkin Muffin Tops

This year for Thanksgiving, I wanted to add a unique recipe to my family’s menu. We do pies every year, but in addition, I wanted to give them another treat they wouldn’t forget. Originally, this recipe was going to be for cookies; instead I made these pumpkin muffin tops. Unlike a full ...Read More

Vegan Sweet Potato Casserole

Every year my family requests that I make my sweet potato casserole for Thanksgiving. Truth is that if I don’t make it, I probably won’t be welcome that day to our annual festive gathering. I can’t blame them, though. It’s the dish I’m most proud of each holiday season. Because I do ...Read More

Honey Nut Baked Pears

The holidays are approaching, and I keep getting invitations to parties and celebrations. Of course, with all the festivities comes the food. Although it is my favorite time of the year, it’s painful to have to think about the extra calories I will be consuming. I have to be honest, though, and ...Read More

Vegan Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin goes great with everything…at least for me. I love it in yogurt, coffee, smoothies, pie, and even soup. This is one of the main reasons I look forward to fall every year. There’s just something about this orange fruit that gets me all excited and ready for the season. When I ...Read More

Vegan Quinoa & Black Bean Tacos

In my home, every Tuesday is taco night. No excuses. That’s just the way it is. My husband and daughter get excited as it is one of their favorite meals (after pizza). We usually do the same recipe over and over, but it does get kind of tiring after a while. Lately, ...Read More

No-Bake Oatmeal Protein Bites

With school just around the corner, I’ve been pretty busy trying to come up with different recipes my little girl can enjoy for either breakfast, lunch, or snack time. She’s quite the picky eater, so it hasn’t been the easiest of tasks. I wanted to make something with healthy ingredients, yet delicious ...Read More

Vegan Iced Coffees

Summer is a time to enjoy cold treats. I love having frozen yogurt, popsicles, and fresh fruits to beat the heat. The one thing that does get me going in the mornings during these months is a well-brewed cup of iced coffee. Typically, I would get them at local coffee shops, but ...Read More

Chunky Monkey Popsicles

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy refreshing treats. It’s also an excuse to indulge in some sweet, cold frozen goodness. I’m not going to lie. I love ice cream, popsicles, sorbets, and frozen yogurts. And like the saying “monkey see, monkey do” goes, my daughter enjoys them as well. I wanted ...Read More

No-Bake Oatmeal Cookies

Finding something your child enjoys eating more than once is a difficult task (at least in my case). Yesterday, I was able to accomplish this with these delicious oatmeal cookies. I didn’t have high expectations at first, but that quickly changed when I took the first bite. I waited until the next ...Read More