Desserts, Thanksgiving, Vegan

Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Cupcakes

pumpkin spice choc cupcakes2These chocolate cupcakes are quite possibly my favorite cake EVER.  That’s a very bold statement coming from a lover of anything chocolate, but it’s just the truth.  They are perfectly moist, super fluffy and so chocolatey.  They’re the perfect comfort food when you REALLY need something sweet.  Or if you just want to show off and share with friends!  I made these little beauties bright and early this morning for Omar to take to his Thanksgiving work party…. Continue reading “Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Cupcakes”

Breads, Breakfast, brunch, Desserts, Thanksgiving, Vegan

Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Muffins

pumpkin choc chip muffin

What is it about fall time, no matter where you live, that makes your body crave comfort foods?!  Soups, stews, chili…MUFFINS!!!  Warm and cozy foods that make your belly so happy (even in 85 degree weather)!  Well, if you love pumpkin AND chocolate you NEED to go make these little beauties ASAP!  🙂 Continue reading “Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Muffins”

Breads, Breakfast, brunch, Desserts, Vegan

Apple Raisin Cinnamon Rolls

cinnamon rolls2

These Apple Raisin Cinnamon Rolls are a PERFECT way to start off your weekend!  Trust me on this.  My hubs called me yesterday while I was in the middle of making them… I said, “Babe!  Guess what I’m making you?!”  Him: “I don’t know, what?”  Me: “Cinnamon Rolls!!!!”  Him: “Really?!  Awesome!”  Me: “Yes!  And they’re VEGAN!!!”  Him: “Total silence…followed by a BIG sigh….” Continue reading “Apple Raisin Cinnamon Rolls”

Desserts, Gluten Free, Vegan

GF and Vegan Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

I don’t know about you, but I’m a firm believer that peanut butter and chocolate go perfectly together!  For me, these cookies were just that.  Perfection.  Soft and a little chewy on the inside.  YUM! Continue reading “GF and Vegan Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies”

Desserts, Gluten Free, Paleo Recipes, Vegan

Fudgy Brownies

fudgy brownies (gf and v)

Have you ever played around with a recipe before and the whole time you’re making it you’re thinking, “Oh my lawd, this is probably going to be horrible.  There’s NO WAY this is going to turn out well AND be edible.  I could seriously be wasting precious, organic ingredients on a ‘let’s hope’ it turns out and tastes good!”  Well… A miracle happened and these babies turned out to be one of my most favorite brownie recipes – EVER! Continue reading “Fudgy Brownies”