(Almost) Raw O’Henry Bars

Posted on Dec 1st, 2015 - By Nicole - 16 Comments

Okay, I'm going to come right out and say it, these O'Henry bars are probably the best tasting dessert I've made to date. Now, that's saying…

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Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

Posted on Dec 8th, 2015 - By Nicole - 1 Comment

I'm pretty sure there are a million chocolate chip cookie recipes on the internet, so I guess this one will make it a million and one. You're…

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Peanut Butter Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Posted on Feb 4th, 2016 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Bite sized peanut butter oat cookies, sweetened with dates and rice syrup. Packed with protein and flavor - they make the perfect post-workout…

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Peanut Butter Ice Cream Cake

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Cake (Vegan)

Posted on Feb 11th, 2016 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Peanut butter and chocolate are a favorite among many people, and when you throw ice cream into the mix, a lot of people are in dessert…

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Vegan Peppermint Patties

Posted on Mar 16th, 2016 - By Nicole - 3 Comments

Peppermint patties with a cool, creamy filling made from avocado and fresh mint, dipped in homemade maple sweetened chocolate. The perfect healthier…

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Peanut Butter Ice Cream Bars (Vegan)

Posted on May 24th, 2016 - By Nicole - 3 Comments

I've been a little out of touch with this blog the past week since I've been on the road, living out of a backpack again. I love how time passes more…

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Raw, Vegan Chocolate Beet Truffles

Posted on Jun 19th, 2016 - By Nicole - 8 Comments

You know those delicate looking, little chocolate truffles you see in chocolate shops, farmer's market stands and your local bakery? They seem so…

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Vegan Chocolate Cherry Ice Cream

Posted on Jul 7th, 2016 - By Nicole - 2 Comments

It's cherry season here on the west coast, and if you're like me and have already eaten your weight in cherries and still want more, this recipe is…

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Vegan Maple Pecan Ice Cream

Posted on Aug 5th, 2016 - By Nicole - 6 Comments

This creamy, non-dairy maple pecan ice cream is the perfect vegan replacement for its butter pecan counterpart. It's summer. It's hot. And,…

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Caramelized Banana Split

Posted on Aug 10th, 2016 - By Nicole - 6 Comments

Everybody break out your spoons and whipped cream because today is National Banana Split Day. It's better than Christmas, really. Banana…

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Mocha Maca Ice Cream

Mocha Maca Ice Cream (Vegan)

Posted on Sep 6th, 2016 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Today is yet another fun filled food holiday: National Coffee Ice Cream Day! Ever notice how some of these holidays get a little too specific? Pretty…

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Fudgy Vegan & Gluten Free Brownies

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2016 - By Nicole - 6 Comments

Brownies are one of those foods, much like cookies, that people have a preference towards the texture and flavoring. Whether they're cakey, fudgy,…

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Posted on Oct 10th, 2016 - By Nicole - 5 Comments

Sure, peanut butter cookies loaded with butter are good, but for those that don't consume the stuff, this recipe is for you. These cookies are made…

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Dark Chocolate & Fennel Seed Cookies

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Fennel seeds and maple syrup pair up to create a sweet and subtle licorice flavor in these satisfying cookies. Perfect after dinner…

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O’Henry Bar Ice Cream (Vegan)

Posted on Nov 12th, 2016 - By Nicole - 1 Comment

Perfectly creamy non-dairy ice cream with chunks of homemade O'Henry bars. If you're looking for an ice cream that's sweet, salty, chocolaty,…

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Matcha Mint Frosting & Edible Christmas Trees

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2016 - By Nicole - 2 Comments

Creamy matcha mint frosting with agar powder is perfect for piping Christmas trees during the holiday season or to top your favorite…

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White Chocolate Coconut Snowmen

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016 - By Nicole - 0 Comments

This week my blog turns one year old. It's interesting when there's a certain day of the year, when you know exactly what you were doing, thinking,…

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Gluten Free Gingerbread House (Vegan)

Posted on Dec 4th, 2016 - By Nicole - 5 Comments

Festive gluten free gingerbread house made with healthier ingredients. You know how when you were a kid, reading fairy tales, clinging onto…

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Creamy Vegan Chocolate Pudding Frosting

Posted on Jan 30th, 2017 - By Nicole - 8 Comments

What's better than dessert? A dessert that functions as more than one dessert! You know, like how a cookie can just be a delicious cookie on its own,…

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Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017 - By Nicole - 15 Comments

Two layer gluten free chocolate cake with creamy vegan frosting, topped with beet truffles and chocolate ganache. Have you ever met anyone who…

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

Posted on Mar 4th, 2017 - By Nicole - 10 Comments

Quick and easy 5 ingredient cookie dough truffles, ready in 15 minutes. Vegan and gluten free. Sometimes when you want to eat dessert, you…

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5 Minute Vegan Chocolate Fudge

Posted on Apr 14th, 2017 - By Nicole - 3 Comments

The long weekend has finally arrived, and I have an effortless recipe to share with you today. This vegan chocolate fudge makes a great last…

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Chocolate Mint Parfait

Posted on Apr 19th, 2017 - By Nicole - 6 Comments

Creamy layered chocolate mint parfait, packed with nutritious ingredients to leave your body and taste buds satisfied. Calling all chocolate…

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Chocolate Covered Almond Cookies

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Take your chocolate chip cookie to the next level with these dark chocolate covered almond cookies. Soft and chewy cookies with chunks of chocolate…

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Orange Creamsicle Coconut Balls

Posted on May 9th, 2017 - By Nicole - 12 Comments

It's not very often I make a dessert that doesn't contain at least a small amount of chocolate. Seriously, go look at my dessert page and find a…

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Matcha Tarts with Chocolate Mesquite Crust

Posted on May 28th, 2017 - By Nicole - 5 Comments

Is it just me, or are matcha and chocolate quickly becoming the new peanut butter & jelly? Or maybe it's just because I've been trying to use up…

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Dark Chocolate Cherry Ganache Truffles

Posted on Jul 5th, 2017 - By Nicole - 12 Comments

Rich, creamy chocolate truffles, infused with cherry juice, and wrapped around a fresh cherry. The perfect satisfying treat for any chocolate…

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Chocolate Elvis Banana Popsicles

Posted on Jul 19th, 2017 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Since we're now fully embraced in summer's arms, with the hottest days yet to come, refreshing treats are in order. In the past, I've always reached…

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Vegan Chocolate Cherry Brownies

Posted on Aug 8th, 2017 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Fudgy vegan and gluten free chocolate cherry brownies that are naturally sweetened with coconut sugar and maple syrup for a healthier…

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Lemongrass Mint Ice Cream

Posted on Aug 26th, 2017 - By Nicole - 14 Comments

Lemongrass and mint are an unstoppable duo in this creamy, indulgent dessert. It isn't too often I post two recipes within a couple days of…

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Blondies

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2017 - By Nicole - 8 Comments

If you're unfamiliar with blondies, they're kind of like a brownie's little cousin, except without the cocoa, and typically with a deep vanilla,…

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Vegan Matcha Mint Ice Cream + Ice Cream Making Tips

Posted on Oct 15th, 2017 - By Nicole - 20 Comments

Creamy, non-dairy matcha mint ice cream made with wholesome ingredients and naturally sweetened with maple syrup. For about the past decade or…

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Vegan Mocha Caramel Chocolates

Posted on Oct 29th, 2017 - By Nicole - 4 Comments

Treat yourself to these decadent, non-dairy, mocha caramel chocolates that taste like they came straight from the chocolate shop. When it…

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Chewy Vegan Double Chocolate Cookies

Posted on Nov 12th, 2017 - By Nicole - 16 Comments

When it comes to cookies, the more chocolate, the better, right? And if they're made with wholesome, nutritious ingredients, you can feel good about…

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Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookie Mix

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2017 - By Nicole - 19 Comments

If you're looking for a fun gift idea for the baker in your life, look no further. I know I'd personally be thrilled to receive a cookie mix in a…

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Vegan Baked Alaska with Coconut Whipped Cream

Posted on Dec 4th, 2017 - By Nicole - 12 Comments

A traditional dessert made in an nontraditional way. Fudgy chocolate cake, topped with matcha mint ice cream, slathered in a coconut whipped cream.…

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Vegan Chocolate Peanut Fudge

Posted on Dec 11th, 2017 - By Nicole - 19 Comments

A satisfying, dairy-free, chocolate peanut fudge, that is soft, yet firm and completely stable at room temperature. It's been a bit of a…

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Chocolate Dipped Coffee Sandwich Cookies

Posted on Jan 25th, 2018 - By Nicole - 20 Comments

Chocolate dipped coffee sandwich cookies. It's a little wordy, yes. I'm not the greatest at naming things, but at least with this recipe, you know…

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Creamy Raspberry Filled Chocolates

Posted on Feb 7th, 2018 - By Nicole - 32 Comments

Need some quick and easy Valentine's Day chocolates? These raspberry filled chocolates have a luscious, creamy filling that melts in your mouth, and…

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Vegan Chocolate Raspberry Ice Cream Cake

Posted on Feb 9th, 2018 - By Nicole - 21 Comments

If you can't eat dairy, it doesn't mean you shouldn't be able to enjoy ice cream cake. This creamy chocolate raspberry ice cream cake is the perfect…

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Peanut Butter & Strawberry Cookie Cups

Posted on Feb 28th, 2018 - By Nicole - 8 Comments

When it comes to classic food combinations, there are few that have reached the same level of popularity as peanut butter and jelly. Pb&J is…

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Dairy Free Easter Egg Ice Cream Truffles

Posted on Mar 24th, 2018 - By Nicole - 28 Comments

These ice cream truffles are an excellent alternative to the sugary Easter chocolates you'll find at the store this time of year. Get the whole…

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Vegan Layered Chocolate Peanut Fudge

Posted on May 16th, 2018 - By Nicole - 5 Comments

There's something about eating fudge and other desserts made without dairy or tons of refined sugars that makes you feel like you're eating something…

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Vegan Lucuma Butterscotch Pudding

Posted on Jun 13th, 2018 - By Nicole - 5 Comments

Did anyone else used to devour those snack pack butterscotch puddings on a regular basis when they were a kid? I even turned to those before the…

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