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Vegan Almond Butter Freezer Fudge
21 Jul 2016

Vegan Almond Butter Freezer Fudge

  The summertime heat has hit.  Which means it’s time to stock the freezer with delicious treats.  What’s my new favorite way to cool off?  Vegan, melt in your mouth, […]

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Vegan Black Bean Brownies
02 Feb 2016

Vegan Black Bean Brownies

Oh how I love brownies.  Their chocolate gooey goodness always makes my day.  I enjoy brownies so much that I refuse to relegate them to “special treat” status.  This vegan […]

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Final Vegan Coconut Cake
02 Jul 2015

Coconut and Chocolate Cake from My Vegan Baking Class!

I love vegan cooking classes.  I always come away with recipes and a renewed enthusiasm for vegan food.   To say that my baby has been occupying my time recently […]

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Vegan Chocolate Mousse
15 Sep 2014

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

I’m always on the lookout for a new chocolatey dessert.  And what’s a better dessert than mousse?!  This Vegan Chocolate Mousse caught my eye because it relies on avocado to […]

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Pile of Vegan Raw Balls
17 Jul 2014

Vegan Raw Balls

One of my all time favorite cookbooks is Alicia Silverstone’s The Kind Diet.  It is a wonderful vegan resource full of appetizer, breakfast, soup, salad, and dessert recipes.  The recipes are […]

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Aerial View of Vegan Lemon Poppy Seed Cake
30 Jun 2014

Vegan Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

I’ve been having a real sweet tooth lately.  Maybe that’s what happens when you’re 5 months pregnant? I have been trying to at least divert my cravings to things that […]

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Aerial View of Cake
20 Jun 2014

Red, White, and Blue Vegan 4th of July Cake!

I love holidays and holiday food.  But I’ve never had a really great dessert recipe for the 4th of July.  Until now.  Today’s post is all about Hannah Kaminsky’s red, […]

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Cooked Vegan Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp
28 May 2014

Vegan Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Strawberries and rhubarb might be the most perfect food combination — the sweetness of the strawberries paired with the tart rhubarb creates sublime results.  This crisp is based off of […]

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Vegan Pumpkin Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins in Pan
07 May 2014

Vegan Pumpkin Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Count this as one of my new favorite muffin recipes.  The muffins have a spicy pumpkin taste punctuated by delicious chocolate bursts.  The best way to enjoy the muffins? Right […]

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Maple Cookies
14 Apr 2014

Vegan Maple Walnut Cookies

Usually, I am a fiend for chocolate.  A dessert missing this magic ingredient has to be pretty special.  But that’s what these Vegan Maple Walnut Cookies are.  Special.  They are […]

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Aerial View of Bundt Cake
20 Mar 2014

Vegan Chocolate Beet Cake

Should veggies really have a place in dessert recipes?  I say yes!  We use carrots to make delectable cakes, so why not use beets to enhance the flavor of a […]

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Vegan Gluten Free Brownie
28 Dec 2013

Vegan Brownies

I am a brownie lover.  I am a brownie lover who has (until recently!) shied away from making vegan brownies.  Why?  They final results are often dry, tasteless, and crumbly. […]

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Pair of Date Bars
22 Dec 2013

Vegan Date Bars

It would be impossible for me to overstate my feelings about dates.  Quite simply, I love them.  I tried my first fresh date three years a go when I arrived […]

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Vegan Whipped Cream in Bowl
10 Dec 2013

Vegan Whipped Cream

December is the season for desserts.  And isn’t every dessert made better with a dollop of whipped cream?  I recently attended Veg-Appeal’s vegan holiday cooking class and was blown away […]

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Aerial View of Sunflower Butter Carrot Smoothie
12 Nov 2013

Vegan Sunflower Butter Carrot Smoothie

Anyone who has read my post on Go Raw L.I.F.E. Center knows how much I love their Sunbutter Smoothies (www.thefussyfork.com/go-raw-life-center/).  I could drink one every day.  In fact, while I […]

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Pumpkin Butter Cookies on Cookie Sheet
23 Oct 2013

Vegan Pumpkin Butter Cookies

I don’t know of a better fall activity than getting cozy in my apartment and baking a pumpkin treat.  So once I had whipped up pumpkin butter (see previous post: […]

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