Matcha Latte Recipe

In January, I decided to try to give up coffee. Honestly, I love coffee, but for me its less about the taste or the caffeine jolt and more about the actual act of drinking it. Its warm and comforting, but I am really sensitive to caffeine so downing a whole cup of coffee every morning usually leaves me […]

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Vegan & Grain-Free Coconut Brownie Bites

I cannot tell you how excited I am to say that I finally came up with a brownie recipe using Medjool dates that finally worked. I have been experimenting with dates forever now and could never get the recipe for brownie bites right. The mixture would either come out too soupy, or wouldn’t blend smoothly, […]

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Gluten Free Black Bean Brownies

I find myself craving chocolate about 84% of the time. So as you can imagine, I’m a huge fan of anything containing chocolate. And brownies they usually contain a little bit of chocolate 🙂 which makes them one of my favorites. Brownies are rich, chocolatey, sweet, decadent, and sadly loaded with sugar, carbs, and calories. […]

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Sweet Potato Pancakes

Sometimes I really just want a syrup-drenched stack of pancakes. Unfortunately, starting the morning off with all that sugar and all those empty calories leaves me feeling grossly full and groggy. So I’m always looking for sneaky ways to make pancakes without all the unnecessary sugar. Enter sweet potato pancakes. I’m sure you’ve seen banana pancakes […]

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

People either love oatmeal raisin cookies or they hate them. You don’t find many people who are lukewarm about them. Something about the raisins just rub people the wrong way.  Fortunately, I love raisins and I love oatmeal raisin cookies even more.  So if you’re in the percentage of the population that also loves oatmeal […]

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Fresh Mint Tea

Something about a hot cup of tea calms the soul. With the semester coming to an end, all of my classes seem to have reared their ugly heads and are bombarding my life with projects, tests, quizzes, homework assignments, and papers. So, my stress levels are a little bit higher than normal and a soul […]

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