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Vegan Cake Doughnuts – Super Easy Recipe

October 19, 2012


Vegan Cake Doughnuts 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 3/4 cup almond milk 1/2 cup applesauce 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Combine all dry ingredients.  Stir in wet ingredients.  Spray doughnut pans. (I used the ones pictured below).  Fill […]

Triple Berry Cocoa Smoothie

October 12, 2012


Triple Berry Cocoa Smoothie: Frozen berries Organic cocoa spread Plant milk (I used So Delicious unsweetend almond plus milk) Water Fill blender half full with frozen berries.  Add 2 heaping tablespoons cocoa spread.  Pour in 3 cups milk and 1-2 cup water, depending on consistency you prefer. For the spread, I used Natural Nectar’s Dark […]

What I Ate Wednesday: Home from the Holidays Edition

January 5, 2012


We just got home from our holiday vacay…at 2ish am this morning.  My kitchen whole house is ridiculous.  I am sure the next few days I will be busy sneaking organizational projects in between our school breaks.  (We homeschool in case you did not know).   But organization is on pause for the next 24 […]

Happy Toast :)

October 18, 2011


K. and I made Happy Toast for breakfast this morning.  The boys had vegan cream cheese spread, K. had Earth Balance buttery spread and I opted for vanilla-scented peanut butter (1 tablespoon of PB with a couple of drops of vanilla extract mixed in). Happy Toast: Toast Spread of choice (we used vegan cream cheese, […]

Homemade Vegan Cashew Creams – Both Sweet and Savory

September 29, 2011


On our road trip a couple of days ago, I happened upon an article in a Vegetarian Times from last fall about getting over the cheese addiction.  I had forgotten about the link between the euphoria and excitement hormone receptors in the brain and one of the bi-products of cheese.  Very interesting food for thought. […]

Speaking of Lattes

September 21, 2011


Thanks for all the comments to the questions at the end of today’s WIAW post.  Reading all the responses along with this afternoon’s rainy weather got me in the mood for a yummy cup of joe.  Plus, it helped me to keep up with my son wanting to learn about Amazonian animals and my daughter […]

Citrus Guacamole

July 24, 2011


We attended a vegan Spanish-themed dinner party this weekend with some good friends.  I am not exaggerating when I say that every adult went back for thirds!  What an incredible meal. The next day, I had to have more of my friend, Heidi’s, guacamole to go along with the leftover sangria that Jessica sent us […]