Nuts & Seeds

Bowls of various legumes (chickpeas, green peas, red lentils, canadian lentils, indian lentils, black lentils, green lentils; yellow peas, green mung beans) on wooden background

I admit to a pantry full of nuts and seeds. Not only are they a healthy go-to snack as is they seem to find their way into every meal I prepare. From pesto to cheezy sauces and salad dressings I hope you find something here for your next meal.

Creamy Lime and Avocado Tart

By Lauren | May 1, 2020

Here’s a delightful guilt-free treat that you can even find time to make midweek. It’s also quarantine shopping friendly… is that a term yet? With only seven simple ingredients, you are almost sure to have…

Nut Butter Coconut Cookies

By Lauren | April 3, 2020

I’m a fan of fruit for breakfast and a plateful of cruciferous veggies for dinner… but some days, we just need cookies. So if you are feeling that today, you have found your answer. Ingredients…

Vegan Chocolate Tart

By Lauren | February 23, 2020

This is an amazingly simple, decadent dessert that no one will believe is vegan and gluten free! Crust 1 cup pitted Medjool dates, soaked in hot water for 10 minutes 1 ¾ cup hazelnuts or…

Super Seeded Chia Breakfast Pudding

By Lauren | February 14, 2020

While I continue to eat my cleansing meal of fruit first thing each morning, the cold of winter often brings a desire for something more. When I came across the recipe that inspired this substantial…

Nutella Chia Parfait

By Lauren | August 11, 2019

I do realize that I am sharing a silly chia pudding recipe during peak veggie season. I get it. This wasn’t planned, but now that I am home I am missing a little taste of…

Awesome Raw Falafel

By Lauren | June 29, 2019

I will admit to being a huge falafel fan — and yet I know well that deep frying doesn’t serve my body. All I have to do to remember is eat a few. 😉 So…

Super Seeded Crackers

By Lauren | April 11, 2019

Here is a recipe to beat all boxed versions — and it’s easier than you think. Play around with the seasonings. Your options are endless! Ingredients 1/4 cup brown or white rice flour 1/4 cup…

Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Lauren | April 6, 2019

I declare this to be THE best gluten-free vegan cookie recipe. And to be sure my claim was true I tested the recipe three times in the last two weeks 😉 It feels pretty much…

homemade granola recipe

Grain-Free Granola

By Lauren | November 1, 2018

There is just one problem with this granola, and that is keeping it on hand because it’s just so delicious! The good news –  making a double batch is no extra effort. Enjoy this list…

Nut and Seed Bread

By Lauren | July 11, 2018

I’ve shared this simple and satisfying gluten free bread recipe in a previous blog post. However, it absolutely deserves a place of honor on it’s own. What I love so much about this recipe is…

Grain-Free Magic Cookie Bars

By Lauren | March 24, 2018

Here’s what I am going for in this Oh Yum! series: Gluten free (grain free if possible), refined sugar free, dairy free and FLAVOR FULL! I’ll be sharing a Hubele family-tested recipe each week to…

Grain Free Banana Bread

By Lauren | February 16, 2018

Adapted from George Bryant (Civilized Caveman) Prep time 10 mins Cook time 60 mins Total time 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 8 or 12 muffins Ingredients •4 very ripe bananas (2½ cups mashed or 575…