Vegan adventures + winning recipes

I'm starting to gear up for the first-ever Vida Vegan Blogger Conference happening in a little over a week. Words can't describe how excited I am. When I heard about it almost a year ago, I immediately bought a ticket and started planning a vegan girls' getaway, which will include three days in Portland...


Peanut caramel and chocolate tart

Thank you to everyone who left comments on my last post. I really enjoyed reading the feedback and suggestions on what you would like to see more of on this blog. The winner of the Wilton mini doughnut pan, selected by, is Hannah of Wayfaring Chocolate! Please email me your mailing address so...

Birthday cupcake

Birthday and a giveaway

One year ago today, this wee little blog was born. Since then, with the gentle encouragement of a few kind readers and friends, what started as a tiny, modest blog has evolved to become what it is today.

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Raw Mini Pie Challenge

Now that we're at the peak of the summer season, the abundance of fresh produce gives us reason to create new recipes that don't involve turning on the oven. With that in mind, Lisa and I have a new recipe challenge for you: raw mini pies!


The perfect party cake

Veg-based foodie site Yum Universe (YU) is turning one on August 12, and they're celebrating with a birthday-themed contest, which involves creating a plant-based, party-themed, whole foods recipe. To me, birthdays are always worth a little extra effort in the dessert department...