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Vegan Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream

I would happily eat ice cream everyday for the rest of my life. If I could deal with dairy. But I can’t, which used to make me incredibly sad. So sad that the ice cream maker that arrived as a wedding present last year almost seemed like a cruel joke. That is, until I decided […]

Coconut Cream Fruit Bowls

    My Sweet Tooth’s Hero!   I’m more of a savory person than sweet, but when my sweet tooth aches, it aches hard! I keep chocolate bars around for those hankerings, but sometimes they just don’t hit the spot. I need something more purposeful. An actual dessert with a spoon instead of breaking off […]

Coconut-Almond Chocolate Dipped Cherries

  ☽ Chocolate Cherry Moons ☾ It’s summertime and that means CHERRIES! I love these little bombs of flavor in both sweet and savory situations, but was feeling an urge to satisfy my sweet tooth. Everyone loves a good chocolate dipped strawberry, but what better way of saying upgrade then dipping cherries in this gorgeous ganache with […]

Protein Fudge

    It’s a Protein Bar! No, it’s Dessert! No, it’s PROTEIN FUDGE!!! My doctor has me on a quest to eat protein at every meal, which I’ve found to be quite challenging. I love a good smoothie, but don’t always feel satisfied unless I’ve been able to chew. Store bought protein bars often make me […]

K+C’s Oatmeal Creme Pies

A Childhood Favorite Brought to Life   Lil Debbie, I gotta hand it to you—you truly know how to pack the joy. There’s nothing like seeing that long narrow box of Oatmeal Creme Pies stuffed full of individually wrapped bundles of happiness. Obviously, these cookie were a major childhood favorite of mine, but as I’ve […]

Vanilla Cashew Milk Punch

It’s New Year’s Eve and corks will be popping and champagne flowing. While I’m a huge fan of bubbles, I also love drinks that evoke comfort and bring me back to my happy place (aka please make me an adult milkshake). Milk Punch is a traditional New Orleans style drink that’s served during Mardi Gras. It’s […]