Jump-starter Coconut Breakfast Quinoa

Image via Keiko Lynn   This morning I felt like I needed an extra boost alongside the usual breakfast smoothie that kicks my day into gear. Instead of my go-to oatmeal, I decided to conduct a lil quinoa experiment, and it turned out to be a keeper. Don’t you love when that happens? ♥ This…

Black Forest Super Smoothie

Image via Ffffound |   Confession time: this is a green smoothie. If you’ve never experienced the magic, you’ll probably be raising an eyebrow right now. Fair enough. I had never put green leaves in a smoothie before this and to be honest I was skeptical as hell. This is a green smoothie for green smoothie…

Vegan Dark Chocolate Velvet Pie

Image via Flickr This quick, crowd-pleasing recipe is proof that vegan desserts are just as amazing as the dairy and egg-filled variety. The pie is rich, creamy and so moreish, with a luxe chocolate filling complemented by a sweet, easy biscuit crust and swirls of dark chocolate drizzle to top it all off. It comes…

Vegan Pie Adventure #2 – The Lentils Of Glory Pie

Via Black and WTF @ Tumblr   Viola! Here is some more proof that kick-ass pies don’t need to involve lashings of butter or chunks of animal. This latest take involves perfect wedges of golden pastry stuffed with spicy-sweet lentils, tomatoes and diced fresh vegetables. Delicious.   Lentils Of Glory Pie Ingredients: Pie crust: 1…

5 Minute Maple Cider Green Salad

By Lola Dupre   This salad was our yummy-green-leaves-thing tonight, and it rocked hard. I served it on the side of a winning Lentil-Stuffed Roasted Red Capsicum and Whatever Pasta & Thick Garlic-Tomato Sauce combo. The vinaigrette is bold and tangy with a hint of sweetness. It might just be my favourite salad dressing creation…

Blueberry Banana Breakfast-in-a-Muffin

By Conrad Roset   Bruffins, if you will. Never have time to eat in the morning? A batch of these sitting on the kitchen bench are an easy way to kickstart your escapades. It’s a hard pill to swallow if you are a long-time rider on the breakfast-free bandwagon but, to be as kick-ass as…

Maple-Walnut Pancakes For Two

Via Ffffound   These were dessert tonight 😀 My belly is still smiling from all of the pancakey goodness. Dairy-free pancakes are one of those things that make skeptics give you their best “Omg this is VEGAN?!!” face.   Maple-Walnut Pancakes For Two What you need: 1 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp baking powder 1…

Pretty Irresistible Blueberry-Orange LSA Muffins

By Tara McPherson, via Just Art on Tumblr. Golden and moist ♥ So, so good. I made these for the first time this afternoon… there are now only two muffins left. Just sayin’. Dairy and egg free muffins are just as simple to make as traditional muffins, much easier on your body and they taste…