Category Archives: dessert

Sarah B's raw + vegan chunky monkey ice cream // via @thefirstmess

Sarah B’s raw + vegan chunky monkey ice cream

I love the plant-based and whole food lifestyle for a few reasons (like, all of the reasons). But really? I’mView full post »

chocolate passionfruit cupcakes // via @thefirstmess

let’s celebrate: vegan chocolate passionfruit cupcakes

I believe in letting things line up as they will with minimal force or interference. Organic growth. I don’tView full post »

raw banana bread shake // @thefirstmess

raw banana bread shakes

How’s everyone’s new year’s resolutions so far? Mine are totally going because they were neverView full post »

cherries + bourbon, two and a half ways

Gnarly old tree limbs drooping to the ground from the weight of cherries is a potent sign of summer’s start forView full post »

white + dark chocolate peanut butter cookie dough bonbons

It’s a good week for treats–easy, no bakin’ ones smothered in homemade raw chocolate whileView full post »

chocolate hazelnut torte with salty date caramel + coconut cream {vegan + GF}

I used to subscribe to a lot of weekly emails from life coaches, wellness gurus, motivational speakers and the like. IView full post »

some snacks for winter brightness

“Everyone I know is looking for solace, hope and a tasty snack.” -Maira Kalman Just the quickest ofView full post »

vegan earl grey + chocolate shakes

Straight up: I’ve overextended myself this holiday season. Oh, you too? I think it’s safe to say that weView full post »

some festive fruit! w/ rosemary + vanilla rooibos syrup

Do you get in those traps where you tell yourself (and everyone within a decent listening radius) that you’reView full post »

raw carrot cake slice w/ tangy citrus frosting

I had this whole thing typed up about all these life-y bits and frustrations. Then Mark and I took a trip to the dumpView full post »

vegan + GF maple doughnuts w/ salted almond butter glaze

Rather than bore you with details of the constant wallpaper scraping and other real-life, highly repetitive, and veryView full post »

vanilla bean waffle ice cream sammies w/ maple berry mash

Hey lovely peeps. I took a little break last week but! I’m back with waffles and ice cream sooo, forgive me?View full post »

strawberry hand pies + chocolate hazelnut ice cream

You know what is completely lovely? Pie and ice cream in the summertime. Kind of a no-brainer, but still worthy of theView full post »

little chocolate tarts + the simplest olive oil pastry

Any expanded thoughts or musings on my week that I could offer you today would just be a heap of slashed clippings,View full post »

raw chocolate birthday cake + earl grey chocolate mousse

These sweet little cakes are full blown TREAT. YO. SELF. territory. They take a bit of time, the ingredients areView full post »