Posts tagged as: dessert

Homemade Holidays: Vanilla Bean Sugar

December 15th, 2010 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

One of the problems with keeping a blog is that your loved ones always know what they’re getting during the holidays. Oh well! HAPPY SOLSTICE GUYS! THIS STUFF IS DEEEE-LISH. Ha! Vanilla bean sugar is a decadent gift for your favorite gourmand or aspiring epicurean. It adds elegance to everything it touches, from coffee to [...]

Recipe: Honey Rosemary Apple Crisp (yes, it’s vegan!)

October 19th, 2010 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

Though my poor sweet tooth protests, I really don’t eat much dessert these days. When I do, it’s almost exclusively raw. And pretty minimalist. Just give me a thin-sliced frozen banana and a few spoonfuls of almond butter, and I’m a happy lass. However. We are currently at the peak of apple season, and if [...]

Playing With Pumpkin – RAW Pumpkin Pie & RAW Pumpkin Breakfast Smoothie

October 6th, 2010 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

Is that not the purtiest, most perfect pumpkin you’ve ever laid your eyes on?! Now I’m not normally one to brag, but I growed that big beauty up there and man, I am proud! It’s my first successful squash, my garden’s inaugural gourd. The primary pumpkin! And apparently when I get excited, I alliterate! I [...]

What We’ve Been Eating: June-July 2010

July 19th, 2010 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Summer is in full bloom and it’s brought along the most beautiful bounty. My kitchen is so full of color and life, I can’t help but photograph it! So here’s a little ‘food porn’, haha, from me to you. Enjoy! Big Ass Salad (BAS). I’ve been eating *lots* of these! This one featured [organic] crispy [...]

Recipe: Almond Moonies / The Best Cookies I’ve Ever Made

July 29th, 2009 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

No but really, these are the best. Like, ever. I don’t even love almond that much, but I was out of vanilla extract at 11 o’clock at night, with sandwich cookies on the brain. Something had to be done. And thus, I stumbled upon these babies in a fit of culinary creativity. Simple, exquisite, and [...]