Spicy Red Pepper Tomato Soup

If there is one reason to love winter, it is that it is soup season. I really do love a good warm soup. Having something warm to eat like soup is so soothing. In the summer I love eating lots of salads because they are so refreshing, and during the winter I love lots ofContinue reading “Spicy Red Pepper Tomato Soup”

Gingerbread Loaf 2.0

Tis the damn season! Wow do I love all things gingerbread this time of year! If you haven’t tried my original Gingerbread Loaf, I highly recommend it! This one is similar but with a few changes! This bread is gluten free and grain free! I also added a frosting glaze made with Simple Mills vanillaContinue reading “Gingerbread Loaf 2.0”

Roasted Garlic Chipotle Cashew Dip

Who doesn’t love a good dip?! I love hummus, salsa, spinach and artichoke etc. But I also love a good cashew dip. Cashews are so versatile. They are great to snack on by themselves and they also work well to create sauces and dips. This is one of my favorite ways to use cashews. WhatContinue reading “Roasted Garlic Chipotle Cashew Dip”

Mint Chocolate Cookies

I really feel like mint flavor just doesn’t get the hype it deserves. There is something so refreshing and delicious about chocolate and mint together. My personal favorite of the combo is a mint mocha coffee, but I also love it in a cookie form. These cookies are grain free, gluten free and refined sugarContinue reading “Mint Chocolate Cookies”

Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin bread is a a total fall vibe. I probably would eat this bread year round (it is that good). But like most seasonal foods, it really tastes best during fall time. One of my favorite pumpkin breads is my Pecan Spice Pumpkin Bread. If you have ever had Williams Sonoma Pecan Spice Pumpkin Bread,Continue reading “Pumpkin Bread”

Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Crumb Bars

One reason to love fall foods and flavors is: they are so versatile! There are so many different ways to use pumpkin spice. What I really LOVE is that they pair well with chocolate!! This recipe has only 8 ingredients! This recipe is gluten free, grain free, plant based and depending on your chocolate choice,Continue reading “Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Crumb Bars”

Banana Zucchini Bread

If youve had zucchini bread before, you might be able to recall the first time you tried it and realized how little it tasted like the vegetable (or fruit as it is scientifically categorized). I remember my very first time having zucchini bread. It was a chocolate walnut zucchini bread from a farmers market inContinue reading “Banana Zucchini Bread”

Banana Oat Bread

Who doesn’t love a good banana bread?! While there are so many different versions of banana bread out there (Martha Stewarts will always remain a childhood favorite) they all pretty much have a similar concept: bread made from bananas. Some like to add walnuts, others like to add chocolate chips… I like to add OATS!Continue reading “Banana Oat Bread”

No Bake Half & Half Dough Balls

I don’t know about you, but I don’t always want to bake my desserts. When I am able to whip up something quick and sweet without the process of baking, I do! The best thing about making frozen or cold desserts is that you only have to worry about the prep time. Often when weContinue reading “No Bake Half & Half Dough Balls”

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

There are so many reasons to love peanut butter. It makes the perfect addition to so many snacks, desserts, smoothies, pancakes etc. Did you know that peanuts are actually not even a nut?! I know NUTS right?!!? They are actually a legume. (So those following a paleo diet might want to skip this recipe entirely).Continue reading “Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies”