Raw Chia Seed Energy Bars

These have become my favorite afternoon pick me up. They’re wickedly indulgent. Soft and chewy, sweet and salty, and coated in a delicious vegan chocolate sauce. They have my heart. I watched a documentary, yesterday, called That Sugar Film, about a healthy Australian man who vows to eat 40 teaspoons of sugar a day (160 grams). He does it onlyRead more

Healthy Candy Bars

Candy Bars. Oh, what a special place they hold in my heart. They remind me of Halloween, minus the part that included dressing up in a less than original costume (a snowboarder) and freezing my bum off trying to trick or treat. These are sweet, salty, chewy, and chocolate-y. They’re a must.  Though they’re healthy, they’re still prettyRead more

Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Two weeks ago, my sugar/chocolate addiction pushed it’s limits. I had to get rid of it and since going ‘cold turkey’ has never been an effective measure to get off something ‘for good’, I knew I had to ‘add in’ a bunch of ‘good stuff’ to forgo ‘the bad stuff’. Using the idea that no one everRead more

Vanilla Almond Milk

This is my version of Pressed Juicery’s delicious Almond Milk. It’s so tasty I somtimes have it for dessert or for a very sweet snack in the afternoon. Dates, vanilla, sea salt, and homemade Almond Milk make this smoothie.