Healthy Homemade Pie Crust (vegan!)

Are you a flaky pie crust or a graham cracker pie crust kind of person? I’m most certainly a flaky pie crust kind of girl. Sure, a graham cracker crust goes well with Key Lime Pie. But otherwise, why would you ever substitute anything for the buttery, flaky crust that makes apple, pumpkin, and chocolate…

Snickers Brownies (*vegan*)

Why is it that it’s only acceptable for kids to eat their weight in candy come Halloween? When I was younger, I used to have the perfect method to eating my Halloween Candy. The first step took place on Halloween night itself: I would visit the neighborhoods with the highest percentage of houses with bowls…

Healthy Cinnamon Sugar Donuts

What has 310 calories, 19g fat, and 320mg sodium? Well, it’s not one of these cinnamon sugar donuts, I’ll tell you that! I love donuts. Love, love, LOVE them. As a kid, I would actually look forward to my report card coming out, because it meant that I could get a free donut from Krispy…

Confetti Cookies

These cookies are a party in your mouth!! I love making birthday presents. Not just buying a few items from Target and putting together a Pinterest-worthy gift basket, but physically making the present. I feel like there’s really no downside to a homemade birthday present! After all, you have fun creating it, you save money,…

Homemade Whole Grain Honey Biscuits

These biscuits can be sweet, they can be savory, they can be breakfast or even dessert. Basically they’re the only whole grain biscuit recipe you’ll ever need! Unlike many biscuit recipes, this one doesn’t use yeast- meaning you can make the biscuits right away, and don’t have to wait around for them to rise or…

Healthy Chocolate Glazed Donuts

A few years ago, this local donut shop called “Sugar Shack” was established in my city. And believe me when I say these donuts changed my life forever. Although I grew up enjoying soft, fried Krispy Kreme Donuts (sorry Dunkin’ Donuts fans- it was never a favorite of mine), the minute that big, fluffy Sugar…

No-Yeast Coconut Flour Pizza Crust

Today I got home from a long day of babysitting and you know what the only thing I could think about was? Pizza. That thick, hearty crust slathered with marinara sauce and practically dripping melted mozzarella cheese– there’s really nothing better. However, I was feeling lazy (and also broke), so I could neither take the…