Homemade cereal

Being vegan & gluten free as well as trying to remain healthy is very important to me & my family. That being said, we love breakfast & it’s been difficult to find a good cereal that is nice to eat during the week, and that adopts all of the characteristics we need. So, I make…

Hot Cocoa

It’s that time of year when we need a comforting drink on occasion & what better way than with a homemade hot cocoa, one without all of the additives & preservatives? It’s rich & creamy! Ingredients: 2 cups almond milk 2 tspns unsweetened cocoa 2 TBSPN Enjoy Life vegan mini chocolate chips 1/2 tsp vanilla…

Black Bean Brownies

I had my friend & Food Stylist for my new & upcoming cookbook, Rachel, over for a taste testing/business meeting last week & this was the dessert served. It was so decadent & delicious! It’s a Black Bean Brownie! I served it with homemade vanilla ice cream & homemade peanut butter caramel sauce (From a…

Potato & Leek Soup

So this is a soup I have loved making for years! My family loves it in the Fall & Winter when it gets a little chilly & we’re looking for a simple yet hearty & warm, soothing soup. I used to make a version I had in a cookbook & lost the book 😦 but…

Chocolate Chip Cookies

My daughter came home from college this past weekend to celebrate my son’s birthday with us & one of their favorite desserts are homemade chocolate chip cookies! So, of course, I had to make those for my lovelies! I have  used my homemade g-free all purpose flour in them, that is also posted in a…

Homemade Gfree Flour

I bought in bulk many different types of flours for the first time from a local co-op last winter & I am glad I did! I still have, many months later, a lot of the flours left! So I decided to combine them together, along with some starches I also purchased there, and make my…

Lemon Vinaigrette

I love salad, but I know why I do – the secret is in the dressing! Dressing from a store is loaded with sugar, and difficult-to-pronounce ingredients. Sometimes you can find a good brand that’s healthier than most, but there’s usually a hefty price. I always prefer to make homemade & fresh anyway. Here’s a…