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High-Altitude Vegan Snickerdoodles

High-Altitude Vegan Snickerdoodles

High-Altitude Vegan Snickerdoodles taste just like the Snickerdoodles I remember tearing into when I was a kid. I love these cookies—especially this time of year. These cookies are a delicious paradox of crispy & chewy. Cream of Tartar is Vegan It comes from grapes, it’s a byproduct of winemaking. I’m […]

Simple Golden Dal Soup

Simple Golden Dal Soup

This Simple Golden Dal Soup is soul-warming and super easy to make. This soup uses some whole spices, but there is no spice grinding involved. It comes together in one pot in about 30 minutes. The prep is minimal and can be made even easier if you mince your garlic […]

Vegan Creamy Cauliflower Casserole

Creamy Vegan Cauliflower Casserole

This Creamy Vegan Cauliflower Casserole is classic comfort food. This recipe is easy and can be made ahead and baked before eating, just wait to make the Ritz crust topping until you are baking the casserole. Ritz Crackers Are Vegan! Even though Ritz crackers have a buttery taste, they do […]

Oven Cooked Wild Rice (High-Altitude)

Oven Cooked Wild Rice (High-Altitude)

This Oven Cooked Wild Rice (High-Altitude) post is dedicated to everyone who finds cooking rice stressful. I’ve cooked rice that’s been soupy and hard in the middle all at once, too dry, and porridge consistency mushy. I’m now confident about how great my wild rice is going to turn out […]

Make Your Own Gluten-Free Flour Blend

Make Your Own Gluten-Free Flour Blend

This Make Your Own Gluten-Free Flour Blend is an easy-to-make staple to have around for baked goods. This works well in place of AP flour & whole wheat flour. I’ve also used this blend in my Amazing No-Chicken Vegan Gravy with great success. If you want to mess with people […]

Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Yogurt Snack

Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Yogurt Snack

This Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Strawberry Yogurt Snack reminds me of a custard version of strawberry cheesecake milkshake I used to eat a long time ago before I went vegan. It also brings back the nostalgic feelings of fruit-on-the-bottom yogurt. You can tell a lot about a person by how they […]

Amazing vegan Blueberry banana protein smoothie bowl

Amazing Blueberry-Banana Smoothie Bowl

This Amazing Blueberry-Banana Smoothie Bowl is addictive, delicious and nutrient-dense. I start to crave this halfway through my workouts. It tastes so much better than it sounds like it tastes—I wanna make out with it. Smoothie vs Smoothie Bowl? A Smoothie Bowl isn’t simply a smoothie in a bowl. Mainly […]

Ingredients for Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Sour Cream

Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Sour Cream (no cashews)

Sure, you could buy vegan sour cream, but this Easy 3-ingredient Vegan Sour Cream comes with probiotic benefits. Also, it doesn’t have refined oil that you’ll sometimes find in the store-bought kinds, so it won’t leave you feeling weighed down. When you tell people you made this yourself, they might […]

Favorite Green Power juice in glass jars with gold glass straws

Favorite Green Power Juice

This is my Favorite Green Power Juice. It may take time with green juice before your taste buds adapt and you crave it. Be careful, you might become a freak—the kind of vampiric freak who thirsts for the rich, green nectar of things that grow in people’s gardens. Yep, your […]