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No-Bake Sunbutter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

These granola bars are a lovely combo of healthy fats, complex carbohydrates, plant-based protein and anti-inflammatory nutrients. They’re perfect for a mid-morning snack, post-workout replenishment or afternoon pick-me-up. Or if you’re simply craving a hit of tasty coconutty-chocolatey-sunbuttery sweetness. A little goes a long way here, since these are very nutrient-dense. I cut my slab […]

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Chocolate Covered Halvah Bites, and a Haiku

I haven’t written a haiku since the 7th grade. Retro fun! The Blessed Sesame Seed Oh sweet tahini Enrobed in dark chocolate Heaven in each bite. Chocolate Covered Halvah Bites   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 5 mins Total time 20 mins   gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, egg-free, refined sugar-free, five ingredients or less […]

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Chocolate Kale Brownies

THESE BROWNIES HAVE KALE AND ZUCCHINI IN THEM. I’m leading with the big reveal. No concealment or subterfuge. ‘Cause there’s no disguising that these brownies are dense and fudgy and chocolately, all of the components that make any type of brownie freaking delicious. They have kale and zucchini, and I’m enraptured. My one regret? I […]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

You’re craving a quick, tasty and portable snack, so you reach for a granola bar. Yeah, we’ve all been there. When I was a student, they were a staple for me. I’d even buy them in bulk packages of 30 or 40. While I’ve since learned that not all granola bars are healthy, I was […]

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Chewy Chocolate Vegan Date Brownies

During the last year and a half I have phased out gluten from my pantry, so when I’m invited to a party there’s always some internal angst about what to bring. Can I make something people will enjoy, or will my treats languish untouched? Or should I just forget it and pick up a bag […]

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