Mushroom + Black-bean Vegan “Meat”balls

Last night for dinner, I wanted to make some pasta and “meat”balls.  Obviously I don’t eat meat, so I needed to come up with something that could be a great substitute.  I always wanted this ball to be something my meat eating husband could enjoy.  He’s really great about trying things I make, so I… Continue reading Mushroom + Black-bean Vegan “Meat”balls



Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Flourless Muffins

I’m trying to eat healthier, and try to make more wholesome foods.  I love breakfast, and have been craving muffins lately.  I wanted to try and make a healthy muffin that would give me some great benefits, without a lot of fat and carbs.  I came across this recipe online, and decided to give it… Continue reading Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Flourless Muffins


Blueberry Breakfast Bars – Vegan & Gluten Free

I love breakfast! I’ve always been a huge fan of any breakfast foods, and I try my best to eat a healthy, well-balanced breakfast.  Don’t get me wrong, I thoroughly enjoy the occasional french toast or really, donuts, haha, but obviously not everyday.  During the week life can get busy, so finding a breakfast that… Continue reading Blueberry Breakfast Bars – Vegan & Gluten Free

Breakfast · Lunch/Dinner

Cinnamon Banana Quinoa-Hemp Oatmeal

More oatmeal, I know! I’ve been on an oatmeal kick lately.  This oatmeal is gluten-free, vegan and packed of flavor and nutrients.  The oatmeal itself is made from quinoa and hemp seeds.  Both, have protein which is something I’m always trying to integrate into every meal.  Many people have this vision that vegans don’t eat… Continue reading Cinnamon Banana Quinoa-Hemp Oatmeal


Tropical Oatmeal – Gluten Free & Vegan

I’ve been suffering from some type of stomach bug the past few days.  I finally felt like eating something, and knew I wanted something easy on my stomach but also nutritious. I was in the mood for oatmeal, and decided to make something with pineapples. Why pineapple? Pineapple has a digestive enzyme called bromelain, which is… Continue reading Tropical Oatmeal – Gluten Free & Vegan

Dessert · Holiday

No Bake Mini Pumpkin Pies (Gluten-Free & Vegan)

It’s been a WHILE! I know.  I’ve been crazy busy with my photography business, so I haven’t had too much time to blog.  I’ve made some new recipes, so more will be coming to you soon. First up are these No Bake Mini Pumpkin Pies!  I adapted the recipe from Joy.Food.Sunshine  she has a great blog!… Continue reading No Bake Mini Pumpkin Pies (Gluten-Free & Vegan)

Dessert · Holiday

Homemade Vegan + Gluten Free Apple Pie

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving!!! My favorite holiday of the year! I love to cook, and tomorrow I’m hosting my very first vegan Thanksgiving.  I’m so excited to cook and eat some delicious foods! Today, I made my desserts, and I had a HUGE response to my Apple Pie, so I figured I’d whip up a quick… Continue reading Homemade Vegan + Gluten Free Apple Pie