I have a big sweet tooth and so does my family. Every evening after a healthy dinner, the first question is, “What’s for dessert?” I have to admit, I love to bake, especially anything with chocolate! I usually bake a sweet treat twice a week. I have tried the store-bought, low-fat versions, but seriously – WHY BOTHER?! They taste like over processed cardboard. Plus, if I’m going to consume calories and fat, I need to feel the love for whatever [...]
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when hear the word “oats”? Is it breakfast oatmeal? Or a healthier version of flour to bake yummy treats? Usually, oatmeal is the first thing that comes to mind. Well, after this recipe, it won’t be! Oat flour is just a fancy name for ground oats. The health benefits of eating oats are very well known; not only do they stabilize blood sugar, they promote weight loss and can help lower cholesterol. [...]
Summer is synonymous with light fare – but thatt doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some sweet treats! This raw, vegan chocolate pie is heavenly and the best thing about it is that you don’t have to slave in the kitchen for hours to make it! Crust 1 cup unsweetened shredded coconut 1/2 cup almonds 1/2 cup walnuts 8 pre-soaked pitted dates 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon agave nectar 3 tablespoon cocoa Place all raw pie crust ingredients [...]
Longevity and nutrition expert David Wolfe brings you an excellent evening cocktail replacement drink. This one is warm, soothing, and chocolately – perfect for the coming holiday season!
Raw’kin Snack of the Week!The days are getting shorter and the air is getting colder; Halloween is approaching, and soon it will be Thanksgiving and even Christmas Day! What better than to cuddle up, nice and warm, while sipping on some hot chocolate? Unfortunately for those who are vegan, finding the perfect vegan hot chocolate (that’s still tasty) can be quite the challenge. Luckily for you, we found this incredible raw, vegan superfood hot chocolate recipe, brought to you by [...]