Decadent Chocolate Chip Banana Bread (Vegan)

A classic banana bread gets a vegan makeover, plus a double layer of chocolate chip-walnut streusel. A decadent breakfast or snack that you can feel good about!

Decadent Chocolate Chip Banana Bread (Vegan)

Chocolate Cream Puffs

P√Ęte a Choux dough forms a crispy, fluffy shell, the perfect vehicle for a sweet chocolate whipped cream filling. A crown of semisweet chocolate adds the finishing touch to this crowd-pleasing dessert.

Chocolate Cream Puffs

Tomato Basil Bruschetta (Vegan)

Fresh tomatoes, basil and onion are tossed with a blend of Italian spices and olive oil to create a fresh and flavorful topping for toasted baguette slices. These bruschetta are the perfect appetizer or party treat!

Tomato Basil Bruschetta (Vegan)

Best of: December 2017

Hello, hello! Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you had a wonderful New Years Eve full of fun, friends and laughter. And now, onto a blank slate/time period where I will be consistently writing and subsequently crossing out '2017' in the date. Fun!

Best of: December 2017

Champagne Cupcakes with Raspberry Filling

Tender vanilla cupcakes are flavored with champagne, then filled with a homemade raspberry jam. A crown of champagne cream cheese frosting and a gummy bear garnish complete this dessert, perfect for your New Year's Eve party!

Champagne Cupcakes with Raspberry Filling

Smoky Sweet Potato and Lentil Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Hearty lentils add protein and richness to a smoky and spicy soup with a sweet potato-tomato base. Top with avocado, sour cream and tortilla chips to make the perfect meal for a cold winter night!

Smoky Sweet Potato and Lentil Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups with Baileys Mousse Filling

Bite-sized chocolate chip cookie dough cups are filled with a creamy mousse made of dark chocolate and Baileys for a delicious, boozy dessert that is perfect for your next party!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups with Baileys Mousse Filling

Peppermint Chocolate Cake Roll

Chocolate sponge cake is rolled up with homemade peppermint whipped cream and topped with additional whipped cream and a dusting of cocoa powder. An impressive dessert perfect for your holiday table!

Peppermint Chocolate Cake Roll

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad (Gluten Free)

A simple, wintry salad with a base of shaved brussels sprouts makes for the perfect lunch or dinner side dish! Creamy goat cheese, jewel-toned pomegranate arils and crisp scallions add a punch of flavor that make this salad stand out.

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad (Gluten Free)

Spicy Chickpea & Spinach Curry (Vegan & Gluten Free)

A blend of vegetables, spices and protein-rich chickpeas combines with creamy coconut milk for a healthy and quick meal that is sure to be a hit! Make it for a group, or ahead of time as lunch for the week.

Spicy Chickpea & Spinach Curry (Vegan & Gluten Free)

24 Hours in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

Cortina d'Ampezzo is a sleepy town nestled in the Italian Alps with incredible skiing, entertainment and food. Read on to learn about the best places to eat and drink in Cortina!

24 Hours in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

24 Hours in Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy - a city built on canals, a gem of Northern Italy, and the first stop on my Italian Thanksgiving vacation! Check out some of the best thinks we eat, drank and did on this leg of our trip.

24 Hours in Venice, Italy

Cannoli-Filled Cream Puffs

Classic cream puffs are filled with a Cannoli Cream Filling and topped with chocolate for a delightful dessert experience. These are much easier than they seem, and are sure to impress a crowd!

Cannoli-Filled Cream Puffs

Spicy Pumpkin & Spinach Macaroni (Vegan)

Your favorite classic, macaroni and cheese, is reinvented with a spicy (and vegan!) twist. Nutritional powerhouses spinach and pumpkin add an extra punch of health to this comfort food, perfect for weekdays and weekends alike.

Spicy Pumpkin & Spinach Macaroni (Vegan)

Spicy Ginger & Bok Choy Noodle Soup (Vegan & Gluten Free)

A spicy, gingery broth is filled with baby bok choy, mushrooms, tofu and shirataki noodles for an incredibly healthy, flavorful soup. Better, healthier and cheaper than takeout!

Spicy Ginger & Bok Choy Noodle Soup (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Carrot, Apple & Butternut Squash Soup (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Carrots, apples and butternut squash for the base of this delicious and filling clean-eating soup. Spiced with cinnamon, ginger and more, this is a delight that will satisfy and warm you up on even the coldest winter days. 

Carrot, Apple & Butternut Squash Soup (Vegan & Gluten Free)