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3 Ingredient Fudge (Oil-free, butter-free, nut-free!)

Would you believe that fudge can be insanely delicious without butter or oil? Well, it can and it is. What is fudge? It is a very rich, sweet indulgence. That is why they are cut into such small pieces, because you only need a little bite at a time. I’ve yet to see any fudge […]

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Chocolate Espresso Almond Cookies and Xylitol Sweetener Review

These are my most popular cookies I’ve ever created and are continually requested from friends and family. Every single person who has had them asks for a batch again. I guess people love chocolate and espresso….I know I sure do! The almonds give them such moisture and flavor, while the applesauce makes them incredibly soft and […]

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Chocolate Hazelnut Raspberry Bars (Gluten-free, Oil-free)

Today’s recipe is in honor of the Virtual Vegan Potluck….and Mother’s Day! If you have been following my blog since last year, you may remember my recipe from the last potluck, Chocolate Espresso Biscotti. These bars are serious business….serious, very serious about the hazelnut flavor and of course chocolate. 3 layers…a bottom chocolate crust, dreamy chocolate […]

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Cinnamon Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies (Flour-free, Gluten-free, Oil-free)

I have a confession….I’m a gluten-free junkie. I’m having such success creating my gluten-free recipes, that I may be doing most, if not all of them, gluten-free going forward. I have found the lack of wheat is giving me slightly better digestion and a flatter tummy. My all time favorite flavor is cinnamon. It has […]

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Made From Scratch Bittersweet Chocolate Peanut Butter Sauce (And Almond Chocolate Chip Cakes)

It’s Valentines Day, so you know what that means…..chocolate! Come on…you knew that was coming. Not just any chocolate though, homemade bittersweet chocolate peanut butter sauce. This isn’t just melting down some chocolate chips either, I made this from scratch using real cocoa butter. It’s definitely much healthier than store bought versions containing stabilizers and […]

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Guilt-Free Super Bowl Party Food

A few people have asked me to share some Super Bowl party food, so I thought I’d do a roundup of some of my most popular recipes that are easy, quick and sure to please your guests! What’s even better, these won’t leave you feeling sick and ridden with guilt, yet they are delicious! First […]

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Chocolate Chip Covered Cherry Muffins

I recently made these muffins for a friend’s daughter. Poor thing fractured her leg, so I knew some dessert would made her feel better. I made these for her previously and she loved them.   This is a recipe I made before with more oil and decided to change it to make it healthier and lower fat. […]

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“Cheesy” Smoky Black Bean Soup (Oil-Free, Gluten-Free)

Here is the 2nd course of my full-day-menu of recipes that I’m sharing from fellow bloggers this week. In case you missed it, click on the link for the amazing first course, Cookies ‘N’ Cream Pancakes! This lunch recipe, which is also perfect for dinner, is from Somer at Vedgedout. She has a wonderful vegan site full […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Ice Cream

As promised, here is another delectable ice cream recipe. I wanted to leave everybody with one more Christmas post before the holiday and I decided on ice cream…why not?! Gotta be my favorite EVER and so Christmasy too! Check out my secret sweetening ingredient too, to cut down on sugar. A delicious vegan ice cream […]

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Pecan Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies will shock and amaze you. They are butter free, oil free and refined sugar free. They are also thick, fat and chunky…..just the way I like my vegan chocolate chip cookies to be. I have a secret to them too….I use pecan butter and cornstarch. The pecan butter makes them amazingly rich and […]

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