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 [...]
Raw’kin Snack of the WeekCraving something sweet? Reach for a cinnamon bun! No, we haven’t lost our minds – but we have found this amazing raw, vegan cinnamon bun recipe that you can easily make with the help of your NutriBullet. Tasty little bites, you won’t regret keeping these within reach anytime your sweet tooth comes a’calling! Thank to Rawified for the amazing recipe! Click here for the full recipe.
Stop for a cup of java at any coffee shop this time of year and you will find an inviting advertisement for the seasonal pumpkin latte. Starbucks, Dunkin’ Donuts and even Seattle’s Best has capitalized on this autumnal crowd favorite. It’s the perfectly sweet yet savory combination of delicious coffee and pumpkin pie. Comfort food at its best! But you’d be shocked to tally up the calories in such a latte! You be sure to spend an extended period of [...]
Everyone loves a cold creamy milkshake on a hot summer day! Could there be anything better? The mixture of ice cream and milk hits the spot and satisfies the taste buds. However, most milkshake are full of fat and wasted calories. Of course, we can make something much healthier and just as tasty in the NutriBullet! One of my favorites is the classic peanut butter and banana milkshake. Peanut butter was invented in 1890 as a meat protein substitute (whodathunk? [...]
Raw’kin Snack of the Week!It’s that time of year! Can you smell the pumpkin spice in the air? Halloween and Thanksgiving are just around the corner, the leaves are falling, and ’tis the season for baking. Unfortunately, this usually means a high amount of refined sugar, processed goods, and other not-so-good for you snacks and desserts. Luckily, the raw movement is in full swing and healthy, raw recipes abound! We found this amazing pumpkin crumble recipe on The Rawtarian and with [...]