Month: December 2016

Creamy Golden Mac & Cheeze

Creamy Golden Mac & Cheeze

Mac and cheese has always been a family favorite in our house. Grandma’s version was loaded with four types of cheese, heavy cream, breadcrumbs, butter, and essentially the polar opposite of anything we eat nowadays. We really wanted to recreate a vegan version of this […]

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies with Caramel Filling

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies with Caramel Filling

Every since I was a little girl, I’ve always loved to bake. I first learned from my Grandma Nickels, which has now been passed onto Lexi. Lexi shares her middle name, Margaret, because I wanted her to share a part of this very special woman in my life!  […]

Vegan Chocolate Mousse Two Ways

Vegan Chocolate Mousse Two Ways

Happy Holidays! Between all the Christmas cookies, we’re bringing you an equally delicious and festive alternative: chocolate mousse! The mousse has an avocado base- believe us, you can’t taste the avocado at all- with rich cacao powder, coconut milk, maple syrup & vanilla. Even the boys […]

Berbere Beetroot Soup

Berbere Beetroot Soup

I went to one of my favorite stores the other day, Williams Sonoma, and saw these adorable soup bowls so of course I had to get them!  We eat a lot of soup in our family because I love that it is healthy, can be […]

Holiday Chia Parfait

Holiday Chia Parfait

If you are looking for a festive and healthy holiday breakfast parfait, we’ve got you covered! You could have this for breakfast, a healthy snack, or dessert (and, you’ll even sneak in a few extra servings of veggies & probiotics in the process). We sometimes […]

Detox Green Veggie Soup with Kale Chips

Detox Green Veggie Soup with Kale Chips

I’ve been teaching classes about making healthier eating choices at Gilda’s Club Detroit, a charity that supports patients and families who are battling cancer. We love this particular charity because it supports the entire family of a cancer patient. People come to exercise, do yoga, […]

Maca Hot Chocolate with Cinnamon Maple Coconut Whipped Cream

Maca Hot Chocolate with Cinnamon Maple Coconut Whipped Cream

Happy December! Every year at this time, I have the same problem. I get all ready for winter, looking forward to snowy nights, cozy sweaters, staying home and watching movies (oh wait, I do that all year), and then IT NEVER SNOWS. As I sit […]