Road Trip Snacks!

Everyone knows that summer time means travel time! But for those with special dietary concerns, long road trips or flights may become just that…a concern. But it doesn’t have to be! Especially with a little prep work and dedication, you can rest assured that you and your tummy will be happy all the way to…

Coconut Cherry Pecan Granola

Recipe #2 that uses leftover almond pulp from making almond milk is finally here, and oh so tasty! I’m always struggling to find granola thats not pumped full of sugar and preservatives and the only solution to that issue is making your own! It’s so simple, requires minimal ingredients, and is even more delicious that what you…

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Energy Bites

Remember when I told you not to throw away your leftover almond pulp from making homemade almond milk??? Well, my friends, this here is the number one reason why. Oatmeal raisin cookies have always been one of my absolute favorites and I wanted to recreate those same flavors in a healthy energy bite! These bites are…

Vegan Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice cream

I promise that all other times, besides this one, I have self control. Normally my willpower is strong, I swear! But not this time, nope. Summer and ice cream go hand in hand and they’re currently showing no signs of letting go, thank goodness. Last week, I bought a pint of sodelicious mint chocolate chip,…

Maple Cinnamon Almond Milk

Hang on tight, dear readers, because this post is about to rock your world. Let me be the first to tell you that my beginning attempts at homemade almond milk were far from successful. And I mean way far, somewhere in neverland. I had the most difficult time getting my almond milk to be as…

Pineapple & Veggie Teriyaki Skewers

In my opinion, summer time means grilling time! My fondest memories of summer time as a little kid revolve around backyard barbecues with family and friends, swimming, and maybe even some s’mores around the fire if nobody had beaten each other up that day. I’d like to think that I’ve moved on from the traditional…

Ranchero Breakfast Tostadas

After indulging in a little too much pie and ice cream over Fourth of July weekend, I feel like I need a little bit of a diet reset. A reset in the form of breakfast tostadas. Yes, this sounds like a very good idea indeed. Crispy baked tortillas get topped with melty cheese, black beans…

Coconut Berry Firecracker Ice Pops

Fourth of July is closely approaching and I’m just beginning to put together a menu for the big day! We’re smoking a brisket all day long with homemade barbecue sauce, grilling up some veggies, and baking some potatoes. Dessert is cherry pie, per my Dad’s request. (Paleo cherry crisp for me!) But I also wanted…