Cacao Cornbread

I stumbled upon this interesting and fantastic looking vegan recipe from The Healthy Apple! Whoever came up with adding chocolate to cornbread should be immortalized!! Enjoy! INGREDIENTS 2 Tbsp. tapioca flour 1 1/4 cups ground yellow cornmeal 2/3 cup brown rice flour 1/4 cup cornstarch 2 Tbsp. sugar 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. sea salt 6 Tbsp. Earth Balance Vegan Butter sticks, melted 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk 1/4 cup agave nectar EggContinue reading “Cacao Cornbread”

Spicy Plantain Black Bean Tacos

I found this great recipe from the minimalist baker that is simply amazing! Who doesn’t love tacos? Add black beans and plantains and you’ve got the sexiest taco around!! Bring a different energy to Taco Tuesday!!! Spicy Plantain Black Bean Tacos Ingredients PLANTAINS 2 very ripe large plantains* (peeled and cut on an angle intoContinue reading “Spicy Plantain Black Bean Tacos”

Vegan Cinnamon Cake

Here is a yummy looking, vegan friendly dessert I came across on Instagram! I can’t wait to make this!! Vegan Cinnamon Cake Ingredients Wet Ingredients 2 flax eggs (2 tbsp ground flax + 5 tbsp water) 1/2 cup applesauce 1/2 cup milk (I used soy) 2 tbsp melted coconut oil 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/2Continue reading “Vegan Cinnamon Cake”

Slow-Cooker Vegan Mashed Sweet Potatoes

While I’ve been making mashed potatoes and mashed sweet potatoes for as long as I can remember, I’ve never tried them in a slow-cooker (commonly known as a crock-pot). The beauty of using the slow-cooker is the infusion of flavors that happens. And as you’ll see with this recipe, another critical step is to useContinue reading “Slow-Cooker Vegan Mashed Sweet Potatoes”

Falafel

Here is a great falafel recipe that was shared with me that can be found from the fantastic website gimmesomeoven.com. Enjoy! Falafel Recipe Ingredients 1 (15-ounce) can chickpeas, rinsed and drained 1 cup fresh parsley leaves, tightly-packed 1 cup fresh cilantro leaves, tightly-packed 1/2 cup diced red or yellow onion 1/3 cup flour (such asContinue reading “Falafel”