Vegan Zucchini Bread (makes 1 loaf)

So you have leftover zucchini from the garden and you’ve stuck them in just about everything you imagined and there’s still some left. You’re zuked out! Well, I was in the same boat and I began searching for interesting recipes with zucchini, and happened upon zucchini bread! It’s vegan and soy-free and definitely worth a…

Chia Berry Smoothie

Chia seeds are an amazing superfood, but they are widely ignored when it comes to cooking and baking. They are packed with omega 3s – essential fatty acids as well as protein, fiber and antioxidants! They smell like fresh back tea, but don’t have any taste! It’s like a magic secret ingredient! I’m still working…

Mini peach cobbler (serves 1)

Ingredients 1 sliced peach or 5 or 6 slices of canned peaches 2-3 tbsp of Rice Krispies cereal 1/2 tbsp of cornstarch sprinkle of cinnamon Directions 1. It’s simple and it’s all about layering. You can use a coffee mug or a small ramekin. The first layer is the peaches. 2. Next is the Rice…

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries (makes ~15)

Ingredients 3/4 c. raw whole cashews, soaked in water overnight (8 hours) 2-3 tbsp. water 1 tbsp. coconut oil 2 tbsp. lemon juice 1 tbsp. Grade B maple syrup (or raw agave nectar if you’re following a strict raw diet) 1 tbsp. cacao nibs or chopped dark chocolate 1 lb. strawberries, hulled 1 tbsp. ground…

Cinnamon Rolls (makes 12)

Ingredients Rolls: 1 1/4 cups almond milk 1 package (2 1/4 teaspoons) active dry yeast 1 1/4 cups plus 3 tablespoons sugar 3/4 cup (3/8 lb.) plus 2 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 1 1/2 teaspoons salt About 5 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup ground cinnamon Icing: 3 cups of powdered sugar, 1 tsp….

Fried Honey Bananas

Ingredients 1 slightly under-ripened banana, sliced 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon water Cinnamon Olive oil or coconut oil Directions 1. Lightly drizzle oil in a skillet over medium heat. 2. Arrange banana slices in pan and cook for 1-2 minutes on each side. 3. Meanwhile, whisk together honey and 1 tablespoon of water. 4. Remove…

Apple Scones (12 scones)

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup white sugar 2 tsps baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup butter 1 apple (- peeled cored and shredded) 1/2 cup almond milk 2 tbsps almond milk 2 tbsps white sugar 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon   Directions 1. Measure flour, sugar, baking powder, soda,…

Vegan Banana Muffins (12 muffins)

Ingredients 4 whole ripe bananas mashed 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup olive oil 1 teaspoon cinnamon 3/4 teaspoons salt 2 1/2 cups white flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda   Directions 1. Mix bananas, brown sugar, oil, cinnamon, salt, flour, baking powder and baking salt together in a large bowl. The…

Pancakes (makes 4 large pancakes)

Ingredients 1 1⁄4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 tablespoon sugar 1⁄4 teaspoon salt 1 cup almond milk 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons water   Directions 1. Mix dry ingredients together in medium bowl. 2. Combine milk, oil, and water; add to dry ingredients. 3. Stir just until moistened. Bake on hot,…

Doughnuts and Doughnut holes (makes 6 of each)

Ingredients 2 ½ cups of flour 1 ¼ cups of almond milk 2 tsp. of yeast 1 tbsp. of butter pinch of salt Canola oil for frying Topping Ingredients For glazed: Mix together 3 parts powdered sugar and 1 part water with a fork Directions 1. Mix together flour, milk, yeast, butter and salt to…