Vegan Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

I turned my super popular flourless double chocolate cookies into vegan chocolate peppermint cookies! They’re so special because they are dipped in dark chocolate and sprinkled with candy cane pieces. It’s the perfect holiday cookie, and they’re completely flourless, so they are free of gluten! If you have somebody in your life who is gluten…

Orange Date Cookies

I came up with these Orange Date Cookies because years ago at Christmas time, my Ciocia (basically my Grandma) made a delicious orange date cookie. It isn’t a recipe she makes all the time and I don’t remember her making it again, but I never forgot the flavour because it was SO good! I wanted…

Vegan Ginger Cookies

I adore these vegan ginger cookies! I’ve been making them since last Christmas, and now they’re new and improved and ready for your holiday baking needs! Well really you can make these cookies all year long, they are so good that you’ll want to! Magical aquafaba makes these cookies super soft, chewy, and fluffy. They’re…

Baba Ganoush (Vegan & Oil-Free)

While they’re not the same thing, if you love hummus, you should definitely try Baba Ganoush if you haven’t before! Hummus is great but sometimes you just want to switch it up. Baba Ganoush is a dip made with roasted eggplant, garlic, lemon, and a few other simple ingredients. This delicious dip is a Mediterranean…

Roasted Golden Beets with Rosemary Tahini Dressing

Roasted golden beets are a great change from red beets. They’re highly nutritious and deliciously sweet and savory. If you haven’t had them before, they’re almost like a mix between a carrot and a beet. This recipe servers 2, but you can easily multiply it to serve many people. If you’re hosting a holiday dinner…

Berry & Brie Vegan Strudel

This delicious grown up version of one of my childhood favourites, the toaster strudel, is veganized as a collaboration with Nicolas from Blogtastic Food! Thanks for inviting me to be a part of this collab. A group of us have collaborated to make a collection of delicious vegan desserts! You can find everybody else’s desserts below!…

DIY Vegan Cheese Board

A Charcuterie board is sure to impress your guests this holiday season. There are so many incredible vegan cheeses that your family and friends will absoloutely adore and not even know that they’re vegan. Here are the basic components of a cheese board and how you can make your own. You can use any ingredients that…

Holiday Cranberry Kale Salad

A festive salad perfect for the holidays! The star ingredient in this salad is vegan feta cheese. It pairs perfectly with the cranberries and toasted walnuts. You can make this recipe 2 ways. You can make everything fresh and toss it all together and eat it warm. It tastes so good this way! You can…

Vegan Thanksgiving Stuffing

My dad’s famous accidentally vegan stuffing is the star on the table at every holiday. It’s so hearty, sweet and savoury, and filled with veggies and fresh herb.   Ingredients: 1 french baguette + 1/3 french baguette, diced into large chunks 1 tbsp coconut oil 1 large yellow onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced…

Gingersnaps

These gingersnaps are perfectly spiced with fresh grated ginger. The perfect treat for Santa on Christmas eve! Ingredients: 2 cups organic whole wheat flour or light spelt flour 1½ teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon all-spice 1 teaspoon fresh ginger (or 2 teaspoons ground ginger) 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ cup organic cane sugar…

Dairy Free Peppermint Hot Chocolate

A dairy free version of classic hot chocolate with peppermint! A perfect treat for Christmas morning. Ingredients: 2 cups unsweetened non-dairy milk (almond, soy, coconut, etc…) 1 tbsp + 1 tsp cacao powder 3 tbsp maple syrup 1/8 tsp peppermint extract vegan marshmallows (optional) Directions: Pour the milk into a small pot and add the…

Spiced Orange Date Squares

A twist on the classic date square, this treat is perfect for the holidays and is super quick and easy to make. Ingredients: Date Layer 3/4 cups water 2 cups pitted dates 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/4 cup orange juice Oat Layer 1 1/3 cup oat flour 1 cup large flake rolled oats 1/4 tsp baking…