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…

Banana Oat Protein Muffins (V, GF, RSF)

I made these muffins having a tasty, filling, and satisfying pre- workout breakfast in mind. What makes these Banana Oat Protein Muffins a good choice as a pre-workout breakfast or snack? These muffins are chock-full of; Oats and bananas– both fast-digesting carbs that give a boost of energy. Bananas – high in potassium which help keep…

Veggie Gyros

I’m quite excited to share this recipe with you all. I came up with these Veggie Gyros back in May of 2015 but never wrote down how I made them, mostly because It is such a simple recipe. I was actually planning on perfecting and posting this recipe in my first year of blogging (last…

Vegan Flatbread

The day I created this recipe I was working on a vegetable gyro recipe. I was unable to find a flatbread at my local grocer that didn’t contain milk, so I knew I would have to make some from scratch. I wasn’t planning on making a flatbread recipe, it kinda just happened. I had been…

Vegan Black and White Cake

THIS CAKE, I think that’s all I have to say…. but I’ll write some anyway 🙂 I came up with this cake recipe at least six months ago and I’ve been making this cake for birthdays and other family events since. It took me SO long to finally make it for selfish (maybe not so…

Almond Chocolate Chip Pancakes (Vegan, GF)

My new favorite pancakes are these Almond Chocolate Chip Pancakes. They don’t have a lot of sugar, also they are vegan, AND gluten-free. Kinda too good to be true, I know. These taste like chocolate almond butter to me, in my opinion syrup isn’t even needed to enjoy these pancakes. I came up with this recipe…

Potato Lentil Soup (Vegan, GF)

The amount of spices that go into this soup may seem a little excessive, well, that’s because when making this soup I was literally digging through my spice cabinet pulling out everything that I thought would be delicious in a Potato Lentil Soup. All the different flavors go so well together and make for one…

Peanut Butter Oat Cookies (vegan, GF)

These cookies… I’m literally eating one right now, they are currently a day old but still SO soft and just as delicious as when they were fresh out of the oven. I’m normally not a huge fan of peanut butter cookies, and in fact only make them when I am craving them specifically, which so…

Cinnamon Apple Coffee Cake (Vegan, GF)

I realize it isn’t super common to make coffee cake using a yeast dough, but that’s how my great grandma made her coffee cake that I grew up eating, so that’s how I wanted to make mine. I sadly lost my great grandma’s coffee cake recipe and cannot remember exactly how she made it, and…