Chocolate


Chocolate Raspberry Mini Smoothie Bowls

Chocolate Raspberry Mini Smoothie Bowls 6

Every year around this time I start thinking about the fact that I really should be cooking up a bunch of vegan Valentine’s Day recipes and doing a big recipe roundup. And then life happens and I get through the breakfast recipe and am pretty happy I at least accomplished one yummy option […]


Creamy Choco-Minty Oatmeal 2

Sometimes oatmeal is boring. Creamy Choco-Minty Oatmeal is a really cool twist that might add some excitement into your morning. Mint and chocolate are one of my most favorite flavor combinations.  I love that aromatic freshness with the rich chocolate.  When I noticed that the chocolate mint coconut milk was on sale at […]

Creamy Chocominty Oatmeal

Samoa Energy Bites

Samoa No-Bake Energy Bites 4

Happy Holidays!  Before I get to the last of my rolled cookie recipes…..(this one posted because of MANY requests)….Samoa No-Bake Energy Bites ….I want to show some love to an amazing lady I met through my business – Andrea Peltier.  This is my second post in my “inspirational women” series […]


Chocolate with Sea Salt Toast 1

I have written several posts featuring Justin’s Nut butter; Peanut Butter Cup Toast, Baked Monkey Oats and Chocolate Hazelnut and Peanut Butter Baked Oats but there was one more version that was calling my name. The idea was suggested in a comment on my peanut butter cup toast post by Lynn […]


Peanut Butter Cup Toast 3

Peanut Butter Cup Toast. Can this even be legal?     What else can I cover in chocolate, peanut butter and bananas?     I think I’ve got a problem.     Peanut Butter Cup Toast Serves 1 Vegan Ingredients 1 slice sesame Ezekiel Bread 1 Tbsp chocolate hazelnut butter, […]

Peanut Butter Cup Toast

Baked Monkey Oats 2

Baked oats are so satisfying that I made it again this morning. This recipe is very similar to the last but uses fresh bananas……next time I might put a bit of ground flax seed on top as well. YUM! The nutrition info below is listed for either one or two […]


Almond Dark Chocolate Covered Holiday Popcorn 5

And for my second you-wish-you-joined my pot luck recipe:   Almond Dark Chocolate Covered Holiday Popcorn   Almond Dark Chocolate Covered Holiday Popcorn Printable Recipe Ingredients 1 bag Homestyle Popcorn, popped, picked through for unpopped kernels Sprinkle of salt 1 tub Bakers Dipping Dark Chocolate, melted according to package directions […]


Holiday Chocolate Covered Popcorn 3

  This Friday is our holiday pot luck that I, personally, planned.  Originally my thought was to have a soup and salad pot luck.  How wonderful to have some fresh and healthy foods with all the holiday parties, Christmas, New Years….basically lots of eating  going on over the holidays.    That […]


Baked Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Steel Cut Oats 10

In this delicious variation of my my baked steel cut oatmeal, Baked Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Steel Cut Oats, I added cacao for a classic peanut butter cup taste.  The result was dessert-like yet still healthy and light for breakfast.  The great thing is it will keep you full until lunch. Steel cut oats are […]

Baked Chocolate Steel Cut Oats

Ricotta 2

The Great Closet Cleanout and Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ricotta 1

This delicious and satisfying Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ricotta dessert will make your day! The perfect dessert if you’re watching your waistline – with a secret ingredient – powdered peanut butter! I decided to take a personal day last Friday. At work we get four days off per year with […]


Raw Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cup Truffles 4

Weekend visits with my grandmother while I was growing up were magical.  First on our list to do was a trip to Kings Castle Land.  Upon arriving at this small amusement park in Whitman, Mass you would cross a drawbridge over a moat.  As a child I found this sort […]


Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Chickpea Butter

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Chickpea Spread 2

This delicious, dark chocolate spread comes with a secret that may just help you get into your Victoria’s Secret. It’s actually a chickpea spread! Chickpeas are considered a superfood in my book. They’re packed with belly slimming and hunger satisfying fiber and protein with slow burning carbohydrates to give you lasting […]