Vegan mermaid donuts + learning to love myself

So one thing I’ve been wanting to make for awhile is mermaid donuts. Which I find a little funny because I’m not a huge fan of the ocean. or swimming. or the whole “let’s be mermaids” fascination… But I love the aesthetic. I love the color combos associated with mermaids. The beautiful purples and greens and…

Chocolate matcha (vegan) protein donuts

Boy do I have an awesome recipe for you guys today! I have been on a total donut kick lately (Fall does that to me, apparently) and finally got my hands on some matcha green tea powder and knew immediately that I needed to make matcha donuts. One thing I love about matcha isn’t even…

Chapul cricket protein bars review

So today’s product review is a little different. I’ve been hearing about cricket flour for quite awhile now in the foodie world but it wasn’t until I saw these bars in one of my nutrition magazines that I realized just how popular cricket flour had become. So I reached out to Chapul and they kindly…

10 minute jack o lantern mini pumpkin pies

So, first off, how adorable are these little jack o lantern pumpkin pies? I’m not sure what I like best about these; the fact that they’re vegan, mini, or that they only take about 10-15 minutes to make. 10 min Jack o lantern mini pumpkin pies -dairy free, vegan makes 2 minis 3/4 cup whole…

5 minute Pumpkin spice donuts

Who doesn’t love donuts? Now that it’s officially Fall, I love going to the cider mill and getting donuts. Haven’t made it out to the cider mill this year (yet) so I decided to make my own version. These are made with actual pumpkin as well as whole wheat flour making them not only much…

Mugcake Mondays: Chocolate gradient mugcake

I made this mugcake in honor of a friend’s bday and it quickly became one of my favorite go-to mugcake recipes. This raspberry and blueberry filled vanilla and chocolate gradient mugcake is fun for both adults and kids alike. And it’s dairy free and vegan 😉 Chocolate gradient mugcake – ~1/3 cup whole wheat flour…

Coconut glazed maple filled donut hole bites

I’ve been a little obsessed with my myoatmeal oats (and my sweet spreads that I won in a food competition a few months ago) so I’ve been putting them into just about everything I make. These bites are basically a combination of all of my favorite food items at the moment; myoatmeal oats, sweet spreads,…

Nutrition thursday: Product review – INBars

I actually came across these bars months ago when I was at Meijer. I actually remember exactly why I was there and when it was. It was right after Edward had surgery on his shoulder back in early June. I drove him to Meijer so we could pick up his post surgery prescriptions and while…

Strawberry peach oat pancakes

Try this yummy twist on regular pancakes by adding pureed peaches and strawberries to your pancake batter then topping with a peach and strawberry topping! Strawberry peach oat pancakes – makes 3 mini oat cakes Can be made dairy free and vegan Oat pancakes – 1/3 cup oat flour – 1/2 cup peaches and starwberries…

Mugcake Mondays: 10 minute dairy free, vegan blueberry pie mugcake

I adore blueberry pie. and I also adore mugcakes. So I combined the best of both worlds and made a mini blueberry pie mugcake. The best part? It’s made in less than 10 minutes! ok and second best part? it’s healthy! and ok third best part haha it contains 6 ingredients! Single serve blueberry pie…