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Vegan Texas Sheet Cake Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Texas Sheet Cake Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

I recently came across Texas sheet cake cookies on Facebook and thought they looked rather interesting. AND, rather surprisingly, it’s a cookie I’ve never had before. Chocolate fudgy cookies with a chocolate glaze? Yes ma’am, sign me up! While a lot of recipes use a 

Homemade Crescent Rolls

Homemade Crescent Rolls

These homemade crescent rolls are fluffy and light, filled with lots of air pockets begging to be soaked in butter. Without any strange ingredients, they are healthier than the artificial ones bought from the store. Homemade crescent rolls are a bit of work, but I 

Iron Deficiency Without Anemia

Iron Deficiency Without Anemia

Disclaimer: The information contained within this blog post does not constitute medical advice and is for informational purposes only. While I have a Ph.D., I am not a licensed medical professional. Any questions you have regarding your health should be discussed with your treating physician.   

An Open Letter to Congress on World Mental Health Day (2019)

An Open Letter to Congress on World Mental Health Day (2019)

Dear [Insert Name of Representative], My name is [insert your name], and I am writing on behalf of the Twitter mental health community about the changes needed to ensure affordable and accessible mental health care and ways to improve remission rates and restore functionality and 

Weighted Blankets: How to Really Compare Them!

Weighted Blankets: How to Really Compare Them!

Disclaimer: The information contained within this blog post does not constitute medical advice and is for informational purposes only. While I have a PhD, I am not a licensed medical professional. Any questions you have regarding your health should be discussed with your treating physician. Introduction 

Vegan Gluten-Free Apple Crisp

Vegan Gluten-Free Apple Crisp

Ahhhh, fall is in the air here in central New York. The temperatures are dropping, patches of color are appearing on trees, leaves pepper the ground, the clouds are more ominous. Unlike summer, where we generally have lots of sunlight, blue skies, and fluffy white 

Vegan Key Lime Hummus {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Key Lime Hummus {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

In one of the many food facebook groups I am a part of, I saw people posting about a new Key Lime flavored dessert hummus. Knowing that these things run about $4-5 a container, I decided to see if I could make my own at 

Vegan Oatmeal Raisin Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Oatmeal Raisin Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

I have recently turned into a huge raisin fan. I purchased a container of them, and noticed on the packaging that it’s best if they are refrigerated. I thought it strange, but put them in the fridge anyways. I went to have some for a 

Vegan Almond Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Almond Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Alright all you cookie lovers, do I have a surprise for you! 🙂 One of my favorite candies, which isn’t vegan, are Almond Joys. I can polish off a whole bag of them. Because I am trying to eat more vegan and gluten-free friendly foods, 

Vegan Banana Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Banana Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

If you love banana bread, then you are going to love these cookies! For whatever reason, I have always struggled with quick breads. Mine always end up overcooked on the top and mushy in the center. I need to tackle that at some point, but 

Vegan Carrot Cake Cupcakes {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Carrot Cake Cupcakes {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Carrot cake anything, is actually one of my favorite flavors for cakes and cupcakes. It’s a staple around Easter time, yet the spices remind me of my favorite season to come, Fall. As I am trying to eat vegan and gluten-free for health reasons, I 

Chewy Molasses Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Chewy Molasses Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

It just wouldn’t be Christmas without baking chewy molasses cookies. When I think of Christmas and the holidays in general, I think of the exact smell of these cookies. While they’re not gingerbread, they are a close relative and they make your house smell so 

Vegan Peanut Butter Eggs {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Peanut Butter Eggs {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

I have yet to meet a person that doesn’t enjoy Reese’s peanut butter eggs, trees, or pumpkins (can you tell how much I love these?!?). For me personally, they are my favorite holiday treat, and I buy tons of them as soon as they hit 

Vegan Double Chocolate Zucchini Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Double Chocolate Zucchini Cookies {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

These vegan double chocolate zucchini cookies are, hands down, my favorite cookie. I make these ALL THE TIME. I stumbled across the original recipe from Boys Ahoy a few years ago, and I just had to make them. Not only is it a good way 

Roasted Herb Red Potatoes

Roasted Herb Red Potatoes

Is it just me, or does anyone else ever crave roasted herb red potatoes? Maybe it’s because I am a carboholic, but I definitely had a craving for them today, and had to make a bunch. Luckily I had just purchased a 5 lb bag