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Wei of Chocolate- Perfect Gift

I just received a beautiful package. What a wonderful way to start my weekend. It was a package of all organic, vegan dark chocolate, Wei of Chocolate. This chocolate is special inside and out. It is wrapped in colorful tin foil and it’s  the perfect size, each piece fits perfectly in your mouth. I am[…]

chocolate cupcake

Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes

I’ve been meaning to bake some chocolate cupcakes since Valentine’s day.  I finally got my act together and made these, a month later. They are so easy to make and SO good. Enjoy! yields 12 cupcakes Ingredients: 1 cup organic soymilk 1 tsp. organic apple cider vinegar ½ cup organic agave nectar 1/3 cup organic[…]

Bol Vegano

Bol Vegano

Ingredientes: Quínoa cocido Garbanzos cocidos Zanahoria rallada Repollo rallado Aguacate en cubitos Cebolla picada Hummus   Arroz integral cocido   Procedimiento: Poner ½ taza de arroz banco cocido (integral si prefiere) en el fondo del bol. Agregar dos cucharadas de cada uno de los ingredients (jugando con los colores de los alimentos, dejando el hummus[…]

chickpea cookies

The Secret behind the Cookies

Yields 8-10 cookies Sugar free, Gluten Free, Vegan Ingredients: 1 ½ cups of cooked organic chickpeas ½ cup organic peanut butter 1/3 NuStevia® Cocoa Syrup  1 tsp. organic vanilla extract ¼ tsp. sea salt ½ tsp. baking powder Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees, line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and set aside.[…]

tropical green juice

Tropical Green Smoothie

Green Smoothie Ingredients: ½ cup fresh grapefruit juice 1 cup baby spinach 1 large apple, cored and roughly chopped 1 cup green tea 1 cup frozen mango ¼ cup fresh mint leaves ½ tablespoon virgin coconut oil (optional) ice cubes, as needed   Directions: Brew a cup of green tea. Let it cool and transfer[…]

pesto

Vegan Pesto

Ingredients: 3 cups of fresh organic  basil leaves 3 tbsp crushed garlic  1 cup pine nuts ½ Cup extra virgin olive oil ¼ Cup of nutritional yeast 1 tsp of salt 1 tsp. Pepper   Directions: Place fresh basil leaves and pine nuts into food processor and pulse several times. Add garlic and nutritional yeast and[…]

vegan ice cream

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream

You may find it hard to believe that such a simple recipe can result in such a delicious, creamy, indulgent treat, but it’s not. This recipe is the real deal. (Unlike some vegan “desserts” I’ve tried in the past). It has no strange ingredients and of course, no eggs or dairy. I was curious to[…]