Dark Chocolate Seed Bites

This was my attempt to replicate something I found at Whole Foods.  It was called Dark Chocolate Thin bark and had diced almonds, quinoa, hemp & chia seeds in it.  It was delicious! It was additive! But, it was expensive! So I thought to myself, "I can make this, easy!" However, in my little family, … Continue reading Dark Chocolate Seed Bites


Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oh yum!  Who doesn't like a homemade chocolate chip cookie?  I know very few who would pass this up!  Okay so this is not an original recipe.  I love to cook and I really love to bake, but have not made the attempt to try and come up with an original cookie recipe as of yet, mainly because … Continue reading Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Vegan Granola Bars

This is my all-time favorite granola bar recipe!  I got it from a dear friend many years ago and we recently looked for it's origin and couldn't find it, so I'm just going to give her credit (thanks Karen!) for this delicious granola bar recipe!  It wasn't originally vegan but I've modified it in lieu … Continue reading Vegan Granola Bars

Say Cheese! Vegan cheese that is…

I think one big thing that would keep me from being a vegan is cheese.  I like cheese!  Another hard thing to give up would be milk on my cereal.  And scrambled eggs.  But cheese would be really, really difficult to give up.  Fortunately I have a beautiful vegan cheese connoisseur in the house who has tried and tested … Continue reading Say Cheese! Vegan cheese that is…

Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe

*Recipes below have been edited since original post. I have a delicious chocolate cake recipe that I have been using for more than 25 years! It's always been my go-to homemade chocolate cake. It's not an original, it's from an old Hershey's cookbook from 1988, but I googled it and it's still out there on the Hershey's website.  … Continue reading Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe

Vegan Baking (Vegan brownie recipe below)

I have been struggling with what to talk about first.  I decided to talk about vegan baking.  It really isn't that hard and there are some easy options.  I bought my daughter this vegan cookie cookbook: Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar and WE LOVE IT!!  It doesn't have a bunch of weird ingredients.  We've made several … Continue reading Vegan Baking (Vegan brownie recipe below)