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Chocolate Chip Espresso Walnut Cookies

These chocolate chip espresso walnut cookies are made with top quality espresso, plus wholesome ingredients like fiber-rich oats, walnut flour, and plant-based milk. Give yourself a boost of energy with this super healthy and decadent snack. I’m a coffee snob. I’ll admit it. But I have a defence – I lived in Italy for four …

Cinnamon Flax Pancakes

These healthy cinnamon flax pancakes are the fluffiest pancakes you’ll ever make! Mostly plant-based, these pancakes are wholesome, packed with heart-healthy omega 3’s, and a generous dose of earthy cinnamon. Sunday mornings are reserved for pancakes. On that note, we’ve been so busy lately that I’ve been resorting to cereal, even on Sunday mornings when …

Flourless Vegan Thumbprint Cookies

These flourless vegan thumbprint cookies are a great option for a clean eating and satisfying grab n ‘ go breakfast, or as a healthy daytime snack. These wholesome breakfast cookies are rich in fiber and protein, and are made with superfoods and natural sweetener. I have a confession to make. I’m a self-professed recipe-tweaker. Although I …

Vegan Peanut Butter Sesame Cookies

Chocolate and sesame. They’re a match made in culinary heaven, which affirms that these vegan peanut butter sesame cookies taste just like heaven. Crumbly, light, decadent, and the perfect combination of savoury-sweet. Two months of living la dolce vita every summer in Italy makes it easy to adapt the traditional Italian way of life. And no Italian life …

Lemon Cherry Oat Bars

Guys, have I got a recipe for you! These wholesome, vegan lemon cherry oat bars will blow your mind…but not your diet! Just imagine. Tangy lemon zest and tart dried cherries married together in a chewy, sweet soft-baked treat. These bars have every quintessential quality that any oat bar should have. Rather than babble on about all …

Grain-Free Sweet Potato Brownies

These grain-free sweet potato brownies are the chewiest, fudgiest, rich, healthy brownies you’ll ever eat. There’s no reason to feel guilty about indulging in brownies that are made with 100% natural, unrefined, and wholesome ingredients. These brownies were a result of a random recipe developing session last weekend. Call me crazy but when I wake on …

Grain-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

These grain-free chocolate chip cookies are almost to good to be true and by far one of the most delicious healthy cookie recipes I’ve ever made. Substituting refined flour with nutty almond flour gives these cookies a crumbly texture and a rich, nutty flavour, with a healthy dose of protein, fiber, and heart-healthy fats. Speaking from …

Lemon Chocolate Chip Sugar Cookies

Traditional Christmas sugar cookies are given a decadent twist with these lemon chocolate sugar cookies. They’re just as buttery and crunchy as simple sugar cookies but they also satisfy your chocolate cravings with the addition of decadent chocolate chips. These delicious lemon chocolate chip sugar cookies are easy to make and require simple ingredients (most …

No-Bake Carrot Cake Balls

These no-bake carrot cake balls are 100% vegan and raw, and can easily be whipped up in a food processor in only 5 minutes. They’re made with nutritious, wholesome ingredients yet they taste just like rich, decadent carrot cake! Carrot cake is delicious, but also full of sugar, dairy, gluten and other unhealthy ingredients. I’ve had a …