Tag: dairy-free

Quinoa Tabbouleh

Quinoa Tabbouleh

Tabbouleh (also spelled tabouli) is a very nutritious and cooling Arabic side dish that is great in the spring and summer. It is typically served alongside other main dishes such as kibbeh or shish kabobs. With the exception of the quinoa in this dish, the…

Vegan Gluten-Free Banana Bread

Vegan Gluten-Free Banana Bread

Banana bread is one of my favorite quick breads. It’s easy to make, delicious, has a soft crumb, and reminds me of my childhood. Heck, this vegan gluten-free banana bread is so simple to make, you could even bake one on a weeknight! Whenever I…

Vegan DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookies

Vegan DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookies

For those that have never heard of the famous DoubleTree chocolate chip cookies, they are the absolute best. I had one once, at a DoubleTree in downtown Houston. I was there to interview for an engineering job, and after checking in at the front desk…

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…

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…

Vegan Blueberry Muffins {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Blueberry Muffins {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

These vegan blueberry muffins have been a loonngggg time coming. While blueberry muffins are my favorite muffin, I made them for the very first time a few months ago. Ever since my muffin disaster back in 2016, I’ve been hesitant to try again. After successfully…

Vegan Vanilla Frosting {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Vegan Vanilla Frosting {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

I love myself a good crusting buttercream on a cupcake. On first bite, I love the little crunch of the frosting that gives way to a creamy, heavenly frosting goodness. I’ve always made crusting buttercream with butter, but since I’ve been working on minimizing dairy…