Vegan Pumpkin Cupcakes

This is the first time I haven’t had a recipe posted at 8:00am (CT) on a Friday. This one is just a little late. I worked on this recipe the week before I left to go on vacation but I just wasn’t happy with the texture or sweetness of the cupcakes… I may be a…

Jalapeno Cashew Cheese Ball (V, GF)

I am currently in vacation mode, and by time you see this post I will be halfway through my vacation. I really pushed myself and worked hard this month to make sure you would have a new recipe to check out even though I will be gone, so I really hope you love it. This…

Garden Pasta Salad (V, GF)

What inspired me for this recipe was I was trying to come up with a tasty lunch that my husband could take with him to work. For his job he drives around all day, rarely has a lot of time to stop for lunch, and always eats out. It is difficult for him to make…

Cracked Pepper & Olive Dinner Rolls (Vegan)

I’m going on a cruise in two weeks, I’ve been thinking and stressing a little over the whole food situation, as a fellow vegan I’m sure you can relate. They have done alright accommodating my diet in the past but I’m trying a new cruise line for this trip. On my last cruise I remember…

Spicy Vegetable Pad Thai (V, GF)

Me and my husband LOVE spicy food, although he definitely enjoys his food spicier than I can tolerate. I actually made this recipe just for him but fell in love with it myself, it is spicy but also SO tasty. This Spicy Vegetable Pad Thai is a quick and easy recipe that can be made…

Chia Chai Muffins (V, RSF)

This recipe is a result of one of my completely random ideas. I was thinking of how to incorporate more chia seeds into my diet because of the Omega-3s they contain. I already sometimes add them on top of my oatmeal but I was wanting something new to add them to. Somehow the idea for…

Curried Vegetable Soup (V, GF)

The best part about soup is it can be packed full of all sorts of good nutrients. This Curried Vegetable Soup is one that will leave you not only satisfyingly full but also give you a boost of energy after eating, and possibly even glowy skin. This Curried Vegetable Soup is not only super delicious,…

Pineapple- Coconut Scones (V, RSF)

When I was a child, around the age of 12-14, there was a small local bakery in my home town that my mother would take me to. It was our time to spend together just the two of us, It was definitely nice having some time with my mother without having to fight my three…

Blackberry Cake with Thick Lemon Glaze (V, GF)

I have never been a big fan of icing plus there is something so beautiful and summery about still seeing some naked cake after decorating, That is why I decided to do a glaze for this Blackberry Cake. What pairs better with blackberries than lemon? well possibly bananas… go check out my vegan, gluten- free,…

Vegan Coconut Mud Pie

If this isn’t your first time visiting my blog I’m sure you realized by now that I changed my blog name and web address. I changed the name to something I feel better defines my blog and it’s contents. I don’t think “Health Conscious Housewife”,  as cute as it was,  explained what my blog is…

Quinoa & Black Bean Stuffed Acorn Squash (V, GF)

Since my blog name has the word “health” in it I feel obligated to occasionally post recipes that are genuinely super healthy and will leave you feeling good after eating it. Here is one of those recipes. Did you know Acorn Squash is extremely nutrient-dense with vitamins and minerals that boost your immune system, improve…

Vegan Chocolate Chip Muffins

When I was a kid my family would go on road trips to Georgia as often as possible to see my Grandparents, Aunts, and Uncles that lived there. We would most often stay with my Aunt Lisa, and my Aunt Lisa would always have warm chocolate chip muffins waiting for us when we arrived. After…