Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes with Chocolate Whipped Cream {Gluten Free, Vegan}

A decadent chocolate cupcake that’s both gluten free and vegan!

Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes with Chocolate Whipped Cream - A decadent and delicious cupcake that is free of the top 8 allergens!  Perfect for a party or dessert!  Gluten free and vegan!

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I’m so excited to share these chocolate coconut cupcakes with you today because I finally made you a delicious treat that is both gluten free AND vegan!  I don’t have the best track record with vegan baking, way too many mushy things to count, but I was determined to make these vegan and it was actually much easier than I thought it would be.
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30 Minute Pizza Skillet Casserole

This Pizza Skillet Casserole is so comforting and comes together in only 30 minutes!

This 30 Minute Pizza Skillet Casserole is so quick and easy to make!  You only need one pot and 30 minutes to make this comforting weeknight dinner.  Tastes just like pizza and is a great vegetarian dinner option!

 Sickness struck again last week in this house and it was even worse than last time.  It turns out you don’t get to rest as much when you have a crazy crawling 9 month old to look after all day.  Thankfully we are on the up and up now though.Continue Reading

Baked Cauliflower Pizza Bites + Recipe Video

These cauliflower pizza bites are a great healthy snack or a delicious dinner side dish!

Baked Cauliflower Pizza Bites- These would be a great healthy afternoon snack or the perfect side dish for dinner!  Make them as a healthier option to go with your next pizza night!  Gluten free and vegan!

 I don’t know about you, but for some reason it seems like it’s been a really long week.  As much as I can’t wait for the weekend to come, I’m really behind on work right now so I will be spending my weekend cooking, photographing and eating.  I guess there are worse ways to spend it :)Continue Reading

BBQ Cauliflower & Chickpea Veggie Burgers

Tons of delicious BBQ flavor packed into these easy veggie burgers!  Everyone will enjoy them!

BBQ Cauliflower & Chickpea Veggie Burgers - Lots of delicious flavor packed into these veggie burgers!  Vegetarians and meat eaters will love these!  Vegan, gluten free

I feel like I sound like a broken record, but things have been busy around here lately!  We went on a trip to Iowa to visit my husband’s family and then a few days after we got back, my 8 month old got really sick with his first virus.  Then, I got sick with a bad cold and then we had a friend come visit for a few days.  And, then my sister and her boyfriend came to visit.  Thankfully, both Eli and I were better by that visit!Continue Reading

Ultimate Spring Burrito Bowls

These Spring Burrito Bowls combine all the best ingredients of spring into one delicious bowl!

These Ultimate Spring Burrito Bowls combine all the best ingredients of spring into one delicious bowl!  These are perfect for a make ahead lunch or healthy dinner!  Gluten free and vegan!

Happy first day of spring!!  Spring is one of my favorite seasons, but it seems we’re already off to a rough start.  My 8 month old has a viral infection that has caused a full body rash and I woke up with a throat so sore it really hurts to swallow.  But, on a happier note, I’m so excited to be sharing these Ultimate Spring Burrito Bowls with you today!Continue Reading

4 Ingredient Broccoli Tater Tots

These homemade tater tots are packed with tons of broccoli and baked in the oven making them a really healthy side dish or snack!

These 4 Ingredient Broccoli Tater Tots are packed with tons of broccoli and baked in the oven making them a really healthy side dish or snack!  A perfect way to get some extra veggies into your life!  Vegan and gluten free!

 So, apparently when you live in the desert, spring means that it’s 90 degrees outside!  We went on a trip to Iowa last week to visit my husband’s family and to introduce Eli to his two great grandmas.  It was really nice to be around family and the weather was a welcomed change from what we’re used to.  Most days were between 20-30 degrees F and we even got to see some snow!Continue Reading

Veggie Sushi Bowls with Quick Pickled Radishes

These Veggie Sushi Bowls are so easy to make and are great for a healthy lunch or dinner!

These Veggie Sushi Bowls with Quick Pickled Radishes come together really quickly for a delicious and healthy meal!  Eat them for dinner or make them as a lunch meal prep idea!  Vegan and gluten free!

When I bought the avocado that I used in these Veggie Sushi Bowls, I was originally going to use it to make baked avocado fries.  I thought it was going to be the best idea in the world and was pretty excited about it.  I took them out of the oven and could hardly wait until they had cooled to try them.  I took the first bite and they were absolutely terrible!
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Healthy Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Cups – 6 Ways

You can make these healthy baked oatmeal cups ahead of time and stash them in the freezer for a quick and filling breakfast!

Healthy Baked Oatmeal Cups 6 Ways - These are great to make ahead of stash in your fridge or freezer so you always have a healthy and filling breakfast on hand!  Freezer friendly, make ahead, vegan, gluten free, refined sugar free.

 Have you guys made baked oatmeal before?  I made it for the first time a few years ago and since then I make it on a regular basis. It’s so great for a healthy and filling grab and go breakfast for those busy mornings!  There are some days I wouldn’t have a chance to eat anything for breakfast if it weren’t for my delicious stash of these Healthy Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Cups in the refrigerator.Continue Reading

30-Minute Roasted Cauliflower Pasta with Lemon Chimichurri

This easy pasta is full of fresh herbs and hearty cauliflower and makes a great quick and easy weeknight dinner!

This fresh and flavorful pasta only takes 30 minutes to make!  It's a quick, easy and delicious weeknight dinner recipe!  Vegan and gluten free!

 It’s March and I feel like I should be huddled inside freezing, but instead I’m trying to spend as much time as I can outside because it’s so dang beautiful here!  It’s definately feeling like spring around here and I’m enjoying ever minute of it.  Spring weather also makes me want to start eating a little lighter than I eat during winter and the fresh herbs in this pasta really do the trick!

I’m celebrating March produce today with some other awesome bloggers, so don’t forget to scroll to the bottom of the page to see what they’ve cooked up! #EatSeasonal
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Easy Thai Vegetable Pita Pizzas

These Thai Vegetable Pita Pizzas only take 30 minutes and will add tons of flavor to your weeknight dinner!

These Easy Thai Vegetable Pita Pizzas only take 30 minutes to make and are great for a delicious vegetarian weeknight dinner!  Gluten free and vegan option too!

I don’t know who came up with the rule that February could only have 28 days, but I’m just ok with it.  As if the days don’t go by too quickly already, we have to now just lose 2 of them?  But, I guess it isn’t all bad because that means that it’s 30 Minute Thursday!  30 Minute Thursday used to stress me out a little bit because despite how easy Rachel Ray makes it look, coming up with a meal that only takes 30 minutes to cook can be really hard!

Don’t forget to scroll to the bottom of the post for more delicious 30 minute dinner recipes from some awesome bloggers!
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