Tag Archive: Desserts

Gluten-Free Banana Pudding Cakes

I’ve made something yummy. Like really yummy. And it just so happens to not only be vegan, but gluten-free and free of refined sugars as well. I’m calling them Banana Pudding Cakes because… Continue reading

Orange Creamsicle Ice Cream Cake Bites

Summer means ice cream cake. At the most recent summer soiree featuring this (not often vegan-friendly) favorite for kids and adults alike, it dawned on me that I haven’t eaten it in years. How… Continue reading

S’mores Cookies

It’s my girls’ birthdays tomorrow! Yes, you heard that right. They have the same exact birthday, only two years apart. We call them “twins on a slight delay.” They didn’t want a party… Continue reading

Crunch Candy Bars

Spring is in the air! Here’s a sweet, adorable treat for you to share with family and friends. They would be especially cute at your Easter brunch table. I was inspired by these… Continue reading

Mini Deep Dish Apple-Pomegranate Pies

Whether you’re into the whole Valentine’s Day thing or not, who can resist a sweet, miniature, piping hot pie, topped with a little bit of love? These little pies are the perfect treat… Continue reading

Chinese Red Bean Soup Dessert

Gong Hey Fat Choy! It’s the Year of the Horse — my year! To all the other horses out there: do you feel like you embody the traits of the equine zodiac sign?… Continue reading

Gluten-Free Chocolate Strawberry Cupcakes

One of my favorite places to visit is the Whole Spice Napa Valley storefront in the Oxbow Public Market in Napa. I could stare at their shelves for hours, row after row of… Continue reading

Almond Butter Rice Crispy Treats (marshmallow and gluten-free)

The rice crispy treat is hands-down my favorite dessert. I could eat one every day. I love the crispy rice with the chewy marshmallow and the sound it makes when my teeth sink… Continue reading

Breakfast Ice Cream! (to celebrate my 200th post!)

My Mom always tells the story of the time my brother and I were little and there was nothing in the house to feed us for breakfast. My Dad was away on business… Continue reading

Frozen Coconut Lime Pie

School may have started but the summer weather is sticking around. I’m not complaining! I love summer fare and dining al fresco. Here’s a warm weather treat the whole family will love, especially… Continue reading

Horchata Pudding

My kids have been introduced to horchata and there is no going back! Our favorite neighborhood taquería makes a great version and now whenever we’re dining Mexican, you can bet there are glasses… Continue reading

Almond Butter Cup Brownies

Variations on an adorable Peanut Butter Cup Brownie recipe have been making the rounds on Facebook and Pinterest lately. These mini brownies are so darn cute I just couldn’t resist veganizing them for… Continue reading