A pot of gold that tastes like dessert for breakfast.
VEGAN | WFPB | EASY | GLUTEN-FREE | OIL-FREE* | REFINED SUGAR-FREE | 30 MINUTES OR LESS
I love that first meal of the day. I try to enjoy a cozy, calm, comfy breakfast since after that it will surely be a busy day. One of the most cozy, calm, comfy foods that exists for breakfast is oatmeal. Snuggling up to a steaming bowl is my kind of morning. Since we have it often around here, I like to mix it up by playing with flavors. Turmeric has been a spice "toy" of choice lately (see last week's curry), and as I experimented with turmeric in oatmeal, Thai flavors came to mind: banana, lime, coconut, ginger. The combination is so delicious, we've had Golden Banana Oatmeal every morning for several days. Like dessert for breakfast. Mmmm. Read More
VEGAN | WFPB | ONE BOWL | REFINED SUGAR-FREE | OIL-FREE | EASY
In the autumn and winter months, I want a cozy treat with those lovely pumpkin-spice vibes. I just do. How about you? I'm talking about that sit-by-the-fire-and-relax kind of vibe that can be recognized in the middle of an office kitchen, just from those flavors. A little feeling of calm in all the craziness. That's why I wanted to make these pumpkin chai spiced donuts. Something that could carry me through the seasons enjoying those flavors. Something that could be a treat and an actual real food choice at the same time. Can we truly have our donut and eat it, too? I knew they could be delicious baked and without refined sugar, but I also wanted to see if I could make them without oil. I know, right? Don't you have to spray the pan with oil? Well... Read More
VEGAN | WFPB | REFINED SUGAR-FREE | GLUTEN-FREE
We technically still have a bit of summer to enjoy, yet now that the kids are getting ready to go back to school I'm starting to crave autumn flavors. We have such an abundance of pears from our tree right now, too, so time to enjoy them! I'm starting to long for those delicious spices that are the stars until spring: cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom, mmmmm. Simply calling out these flavors makes me feel relaxed, cozy and good. Read More