Blog, chocolate, Chocolate, Recipes, Sweet Treats

Mini-Thin Mint Pies

I was a girl scout growing up (any Girl Scouts in the house holla!) and I used to peddle cookies every year like all the others. These days, I wouldn't dare eat those things as they contain harmful ingredients such as food dyes, high fructose corn syrup, and emulsifiers. My favorite cookie was by far … Continue reading

Blog, Recipes, Smoothies

Mint Chocolate Chip Smoothie

My favorite ice cream flavor growing up was Mint Chocolate Chip. These days, I'm not a dairy eater, but you can bet your bottom dollar that I still enjoy mint chocolate chip treats! This morning I had dessert for brekkie (as usual) with this vegan Mint Chocolate Chip smoothie. Who knew having dessert for breakfast … Continue reading

Recipes, Sweet Treats

Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake (Vegan)

Raspberries and chocolate. You just can't go wrong. And this vegan and gluten free raspberry chocolate recipe came just in time for the holidays. Okay, so it's not traditional. But I'm sure the pecan pie won't mind the company. I mean-raspberries are just so darn pretty. Raspberry Chocolate Cheesecake Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups unsweetened desiccated coconut 2 … Continue reading

Recipes, Smoothies

Egg Nog Smoothie (Vegan)

Thanksgiving is over, so it's officially time to bring out all things Christmas! This is my favorite time of the year ( I'm not really that bothered about Thanksgiving to be honest- blasphemous I know!!) So in honor of today, I've made a vegan Egg Nog Smoothie. Let the holidays begin, and the Christmas music be … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Travel & Health, Weight Loss

A Survival Guide To Staying Healthy During the Holidays

It’s that time of year for families and friends to get together to be merry! I don’t know about you, but I used to get stressed out over social holiday events due to the lack of control of the foods I could eat at holiday parties. I was worried about hurting the feelings of those who … Continue reading