My First Vegan Thanksgiving

Since I’m new in town, don’t have any friends yet, and can’t find much to do during the winter, I’ve been Netflixing quite a few documentaries lately. My favorites is Vegucated . These have been great sources of encouragement because, even though I … Continue reading My First Vegan Thanksgiving

Aquafaba Marshmallow Fluff and Vegan Rice Krispies Treats (Gluten-Free)

You’ll notice a bit of time (about three weeks) has passed since I last posted, and that’s mostly because I am entering my final days as an AmeriCorps member and trying to spend as much time with my friends and … Continue reading Aquafaba Marshmallow Fluff and Vegan Rice Krispies Treats (Gluten-Free)

Healthy Vegan Nut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Eco-friendly Baked In A Car!)

We have reached 90+ degree weather here in Washington! This past weekend, I experimented with a vegan, healthy, non-fried version of maple bars. Let’s just say there is a legitimate reason maple bars are usually made with white flour and … Continue reading Healthy Vegan Nut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Eco-friendly Baked In A Car!)

Avocado Lime Bread

When I moved to Ellensburg from Salt Lake City about five months ago, one of the stores I saw that I had never heard of was Grocery Outlet. If you’ve never experienced a Grocery Outlet before, it is basically a grocery store where other grocery stores send outdated products and foods that haven’t been sold and are close to their sell-by date. I don’t do my regular grocery shopping there because the selection of foods is a bit random. When I do find myself there, I usually stock up on agave nectar, coconut oil, and chia seeds because the prices there … Continue reading Avocado Lime Bread

Healthified Desserts 101, Part 3: Chocolate Avocado Cake with Mint Avocado Icing (Vegan, Low Added Sugar)

It’s been so fun this week having three amazing recipes to write about! Here is the last healthified dessert I created for no-added-sugar challenge that presented itself to me in the form of a cooking club/class I helped with at … Continue reading Healthified Desserts 101, Part 3: Chocolate Avocado Cake with Mint Avocado Icing (Vegan, Low Added Sugar)

Healthified Desserts 101, Part 2: Whole-Wheat Banana Applesauce Bread (Vegan, No Added Sugar)

Happy Wednesday! I had so much fun yesterday co-facilitating the healthy desserts cooking club/class at our local senior center! This is the second recipe I brought for them to try (see previous post for the cranberry coconut cookie I also … Continue reading Healthified Desserts 101, Part 2: Whole-Wheat Banana Applesauce Bread (Vegan, No Added Sugar)