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Creamy Vegan Cranberry Smoothie

Creamy Vegan Cranberry Smoothie

Tart cranberries, sweet dates, and a whole cast of nutritious characters make this Creamy Vegan Cranberry Smoothie a holiday delight! Make it for breakfast on Thanksgiving day or anytime you want a perfectly creamy treat that does so much good for your body. This...

Dark Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Cranberry and Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies (vegan, gluten-free, refined sugar-free)

This is one of the best vegan cookies I've ever made! Cranberry and Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies have a fluffy, chewy, soft and flavorful oat base with tart berries and decadent dark chocolate chunks! They're free of refined sugars, flour, soy, eggs and dairy so...
Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad

Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad with Candied Pecans, Green Apples and Pomegranates

Finely shredded raw Brussels sprouts, sweet and salty candied pecans, crunchy Granny Smith apples, and tart juicy pomegranates make for the most delicious fall and winter holiday salad ever! It's a Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad with Candied Pecans, Green Apples and...
Holiday Smoothie Recipe

Creamy Vegan Cranberry Smoothie

Tart cranberries, sweet dates, and a whole cast of nutritious characters make this Creamy Vegan Cranberry Smoothie a holiday delight! Make it for breakfast on Thanksgiving day or anytime you want a perfectly creamy treat that does so much good for your body. This...
Best Vegan Mashed Potatoes

Our 2020 Thanksgiving Menu: A Sample Thanksgiving Menu for a Small Group (vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free)

With one week to go until Thanksgiving and COVID cases spiking higher than ever before, a lot of you have had to change your holiday plans last minute. I have received a lot of messages from you all asking how to put together a simple yet special vegan Thanksgiving...

My new e-Cookbook is out now! It’s a must-have cookbook that’s stuffed to the brim with 31 all-new plant-based smoothie recipes!

I know you already know how to make a green smoothie and a basic chocolate smoothie, so you’ll find exciting new smoothie recipes that you’ve never tried before.

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Dark Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Cranberry and Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies (vegan, gluten-free, refined sugar-free)

This is one of the best vegan cookies I've ever made! Cranberry and Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies have a fluffy, chewy, soft and flavorful oat base with tart berries and decadent dark chocolate chunks! They're free of refined sugars, flour, soy, eggs and dairy so...
Vegan Apple Streusel Muffins

Blender Vegan Apple Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel Topping (gluten-free and refined sugar-free)

Blender Vegan Apple Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel Topping are the perfect, fluffy baked good to have on your counter. They're a delicious breakfast, a satisfying snack, and a favorite of everyone who tries one! This recipe is free of refined sugars, dairy, eggs and...
Vegan and Gluten-Free Pumpkin Bread

Vegan Gluten-Free Pumpkin Bread (refined sugar-free + nut-free)

Pumpkin for breakfast? You know I'm there! This Vegan Pumpkin Bread is an easy, gluten-free treat that can be made in your blender. It's simple as can be, refined sugar-free, and absolutely perfect for fall (or any time you want that cozy feeling). If you follow me on...
Vegan Gluten-Free Apple Crisp

Easy Vegan Apple Crisp (Gluten-Free + Refined Sugar-Free)

This rustic and flavorful Easy Vegan Apple Crisp uses fresh Granny Smith apples and a gluten-free and refined sugar-free topping! It's full of savory fall flavor and a scoop of dairy-free ice cream takes it to the next level. This vegan and gluten-free apple crisp is...
gluten-free snickerdoodle cookie recipe

Vegan Snickerdoodles (Gluten-Free + Refined Sugar-Free)

These Vegan & Gluten-Free Snickerdoodles are an absolute must this coming holiday season. They are soft, fluffy and chewy on the inside with the perfect cinnamon sweetness crunch on the outer edges. I don't know if there's any cookie more nostalgic than a...

Vegan Gluten-Free Blueberry Crumble Bars (refined sugar-free)

These vegan and gluten-free blueberry crumble bars are sweet enough to be dessert but healthy enough for breakfast or a snack.  They have a sweet juicy blueberry center surrounded by the perfect crumbly crust.  These bars are easy to make and refined sugar-free.  They...

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Easy Vegan Mexican Quinoa Salad

This Easy Vegan Mexican Quinoa Salad is full of delicious flavor and a variety of textures while offering nutritious ingredients.  It is simple to prepare and uses mostly pantry ingredients you likely have on hand like dry quinoa and canned black beans.  It has a...

Vegan Tzatziki Sauce

This ultra-creamy homemade Vegan Tzatziki Sauce is so quick and easy to make and has the perfect amount of tang and freshness.  All you need is cashews, lemon, cucumber, apple cider vinegar, fresh dill and garlic.  Everything goes in your blender and out comes...

Instant Pot Cauliflower and Chickpea Tikka Masala with Coconut Rice (vegan)

A vegan spin on tikka masala made with tender cauliflower, hearty chickpeas and sweet and creamy coconut milk!  This cozy recipe uses mostly pantry items that you likely have on hand.  It is a ridiculously easy and flavorful meal that comes together quickly. ...

Classic Chocolate Chunk Cookies (Vegan + Gluten-Free)

This is my current go-to vegan and gluten-free cookie recipe.  I have many cookie recipes on this blog but here are the reasons I am loving this one now: The BEST consistency - they are soft-baked but ever so slightly crispy on the outside.  They stay...

One-Pot Sweet & Spiced Quinoa Lentil Salad

This flavorful one-pot sweet and spiced quinoa lentil salad is the perfect easy dish to make for lunch or dinner and serve hot or cold.  It is full of nutrient-rich ingredients and is vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free.  The recipe only requires five minutes of...

Creamy Split Pea Turmeric & Red Lentil Vegetable Soup

This post is brought to you by Imagine.  In partnership with Imagine, I encourage you to embrace creativity in your at-home cooking by experimenting with your own simple and approachable recipes. Creamy Split Pea Turmeric & Red Lentil Vegetable Soup I love a...

The Creamiest Chia Seed Pudding

This is the absolute creamiest chia seed pudding recipe you will find.  It is a simple make-ahead breakfast or snack that is filling and incredibly nutritious.   The Creamiest Chia Seed Pudding Chia seed pudding makes a creamy, satisfying and nutritious treat,...

2-Ingredient Strawberry Sorbet

Want to know how to make sorbet? This deliciously refreshing and smooth strawberry sorbet recipe could not be more simple. No ice cream maker or churning needed! Let's Make Sorbet! This method or making sorbet is quick and simple.  And you only need two ingredients:...

Healthy & Creamy Key Lime Pie Popsicles

These creamy, frozen treats make me feel like I'm on a tropical island.  They are bursting with zesty, fresh lime flavor and yet sweet and creamy (did I mention they are creamy??) just like key lime pie should be.  They feature just four ingredients: avocado, lime,...

No-Bake Fudgy Quinoa-Chia Bites

These quick and easy No-Bake Fudgy Quinoa-Chia Bites are absolutely delicious and full of amazing health benefits.  They offer healthy fats, plant-based protein and dietary fiber.   No-Bake Fudgy Quinoa-Chia Bites Sometimes I need a chocolate fix and usually those...

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