Healthy Banana Bread (vegan, gf)

Vegan, Gluten-Free Banana Bread

In my last post, I wrote about the vegan Artichoke Spinach Dip I was going to bring to a holiday party. We went to the party on Saturday and no one there knew I was vegan or that I brought a vegan dish. They must have liked the dip because there was barely any left at the end of the night! I also went to a holiday party on Friday night and brought … [Read more...]

Raisinet Cookies (vegan)

Vegan Raisinet Cookies

In my pre-vegan days, Raisinets were my movie theatre snack of choice. There's just something about that combination of sweet, chewy raisins and milk chocolate. Yum. I haven't tried making homemade vegan Raisinets yet, for fear I'll eat them all in one sitting. We all have our weaknesses, right? When I discovered this "Raisinet" Cookie recipe in … [Read more...]

Double Chocolate Chippers (vegan, gf)


I wish I didn't have a million things to do because all I want to do is eat these cookies and drink a huge cup of coffee while I curl up on the couch with my two dogs and order bareMinerals from QVC. How's that for a run-on sentence?! I don't even know if bM is on QVC today, but it was on yesterday. Leslie Blodgett (bareMinerals founder/CEO) … [Read more...]

So nice, I made it twice.


If I didn't already convince you to try the Vegan Pancakes I posted last Saturday, maybe this will do the trick. I made them again on Sunday morning and topped them off with fresh raspberries, vegan chocolate chips, sliced almonds and pure maple syrup. These definitely do NOT suck. Get the recipe here.     … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Pancakes (vegan)


I cannot believe I waited this long to try vegan pancakes. Oh-Em-Gee. These are flippin' fabulous! And quick. And easy. And healthy. And filling! You've GOTTA try them. I found this recipe on and I would agree with the 4.5 star rating. I doctored them up just a little. This is going to be quick because it's a beautiful Saturday and … [Read more...]

Zucchini Bread Cookies (vegan)


RECIPE: Vegan Zucchini Bread Cookies FROM: Genevieve at I remember the first time I ever tasted zucchini bread. I don't know how old I was, but I'm going to guess that I was about eight or so. I was at my aunt Gloria's house and she had just baked a fresh loaf (no doubt she used zucchini from her huge garden). I … [Read more...]