Dessert

Organic Chocolate Truffles from Whole Foods!

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If you have not tried these delicious morsels of amazingness, YOU SHOULD!

Vegan Pumpkin Pie

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I scoured the web looking for the perfect Pumpkin Pie recipe, and I may have just found it on the Vegetarian Times website.  It got great reviews and had fairly simple ingredients, so I took the plunge, (I’ve had bad vegan pumpkin pie experiences in the past).  It turned out fabulously!  I made a few Continue Reading …

Gluten-Free Almond Lemon Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

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Jen’s sister Lindsay is always posting pictures of amazing vegan, gluten-free delights, so we asked her to share some of them with our readers – yay!  These Gluten-Free Almond Lemon Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting look incredible and don’t have a long list of complicated ingredients.

Extra Crispy Apple Crisp (Gluten Free)

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Last week, I came home to a big bag of freshly picked apples on my doorstep, and I knew right away what I wanted to create. I’ve never made apple crisp before, as Bridget usually pioneers the baked goods for The Vegan Project, so I decided to step out of my comfort zone and conjure Continue Reading …

Raw Coconut Cacao ‘Haystacks’

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Today I was really missing my mom, the lucky lady who recently moved to Cabo to pursue a savvy lifestyle change. So I decided to use the lovely dish and tray set she gave me as a parting gift and make a (nearly) raw vegan version of one of her most amazing holiday cookies, the Continue Reading …

Coconut Rhubarb Crumble Muffins

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Over the long weekend, my man and I took a trip out to the Sunshine Coast to attend the Roberts Creek Arts Festival.  It was two days full of art, creative spaces (and people), surrounded by lush,west coast greenery.  If you’ve never been, I highly recommend it.  On Saturday, we drove up to the Sechelt Continue Reading …

Raw Coconut Chunk Cookies

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A nice little Earth Day walk yesterday brought me to Small Ritual coffee shop in White Rock, a little non-profit business with awesome soy lattes. They were selling cute bags of coconut at the counter from a company called Gathering Place Trading based in Cortes Island, B.C., a super conscious operation that’s all about about where Continue Reading …

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Smoothie

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So I’ve been going to the gym/yoga a lot lately and looking to feed my muscles well after doing so.  The other day I went to a hot class at YYoga and decided to hit Body Energy on Davie afterwards for one of their tasty smoothies.  I am a sucker for the chocolate monkey,using chocolate Continue Reading …

Raw Chocolate Cherry Malt Shake

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Our very talented friend, Julie Beyer, who you might remember from last Spring’s Whole Food Challenge, wanted to share with us her recipe for a Raw Chocolate Cherry Malt Shake.  We of course said, YES!

Blueberry Soy Yogurt Popsicles

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These were so easy to make, and sooo yummy! I picked up the popsicle molds at the dollar store for $2.50 each and then I was just three ingredients away from delicious, dairy-free yogurt pops.