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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

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Grain-Free Chocolate-Chip Cookie Cake

Who doesn't like a cookie cake? Growing up, my favorite birthday cake was the cookie cake. Nowadays, I'm not a big fan of all the refined sugar and gluten that goes in them. But that doesn't mean the party stops here. Hell no! Today, I make my own party. With this grain free chocolate chip … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Bars (Vegan)

It's November, so it means all thing pumpkin, y'all. And I'm on a mission. I'm going to make as many pumpkin treats as humanly possible in order to convince my English husband that pumpkin is exciting.  It turns out that the hoopla over pumpkin treats is shared only by Americans. I know right?! I'm just as … Continue reading

Recipes, Sweet Treats

No-Bake Lemon Bars

When life gives you lemons, you make lemon bars. It's just what we do. 🍋🍋🍋. If you are looking for the ultimate lemon bar recipe, then look no further. I promise you these are the best damn vegan lemon bars you'll ever taste. Bold claim I know! But I've been working hard on these guys, and … Continue reading

Chocolate, Recipes, Sweet Treats

Goji Berry Chocolate “Cheesecake”

Goji berries and chocolate are a delicious duo. I mean- not as orgasmic as peanut butter and chocolate, but pretty darn close. That's why I created this goji berry and chocolate "cheesecake". And something cool I learned fro the recipe? Goji berries turn orange when you blend them! Wasn't expecting that one. What You Will … Continue reading

Blog, Fermentation Station, Recipes

Coconut Kefir- The Easiest Fermented Food You’ll Ever Make

Coconut kefir is probably the most simple fermented food to make. My body just can't digest dairy milk kefir, so I opted for the coconut milk version instead. I have previously tried to make coconut kefir with kefir grains, and failed both times. Miserably. I don't feel too bad because while looking on Meghan Telpner's health … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Power Cups

Sometimes in life, failure leads to even greater success. Just like these dark chocolate power cups! I was experimenting with a power bar recipe, and both trays I made just wouldn't hold together. I was left with a crumbled mess, but dang it tasted SO good. So what did I do? Whipped up some of … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter & Jelly Smoothie

Peanut butter and jelly is one of the most delicious combinations. It reminds me of being a kid and eating the homemade packed lunches my mom used to make. These days I do not eat bread, so my days of peanut butter and jelly sammiches are of the past. But that doesn't mean the party … Continue reading

Blog, Fermentation Station, Gut Health, Health & Wellness, Recipes, Smoothies/Drinks

How To Make Kefir

Hey Folks! Fermented foods are my jam. I love them more than most anything, as I know how healthy and vibrant they make my body. The key to good health is maintaining healthy bacteria in our gut- it's pretty much crucial to our physical wellbeing, and as we have learned, our mental wellbeing as well. It's important to get … Continue reading

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“Good For You” Chocolate-Chip Cookies

Hey All! As many of you know I have a HUGE sweet tooth. But no guilt here, amigos. Having a sweet tooth isn't a bad thing, nor does it mean you have to eat processed ingredients filled with sugar. No sir, I'll have none of that. This is why one of my hobbies is creating delicious … Continue reading