Hazelnut and Orange Dark Chocolate Bark

Hi Y’all!  I am trying really hard to stick to this cleanse (if you can call it that), and I have to say, my willpower is not as great as I thought.  I am really awful at waking up and making myself the breakfast it suggest, actually I have yet to do it, and I am goingContinue reading “Hazelnut and Orange Dark Chocolate Bark”

The Best Vegan Cheesecake

Hi Y’all!  The inevitable finally happened.  My baby, Minda, started Kindergarten.  As we walked to the school on the first day, I had to force myself to put on a brave face and hold back the tears.  On day two when she cried and didn’t want to go inside the school when we arrived, IContinue reading “The Best Vegan Cheesecake”

Chocolate Almond Milk Ice Cream

Minda celebrated her third birthday this past weekend.  It sounds so cliche, but I really do not know where the time has gone.  It is hard to believe that my sweet and helpless little baby is now a smart and independent little girl.  We spent her birthday at Heritage Park, riding the amusement rides over and over again. Continue reading “Chocolate Almond Milk Ice Cream”

Gluten Free Coconut Lemon Squares

We finally made it back to Calgary where we have been greeted by a tropical heat wave!  No kidding, it is like August!  I have been trying to soak up every second of it.  In the past two days we have managed to walk to three different playgrounds, eat dinner outside, and have even managedContinue reading “Gluten Free Coconut Lemon Squares”

Gluten-free Mexican Brownies

If you have ever tried Green & Black’s Maya Gold chocolate then you know how delicious dark chocolate with orange and spices can be.  I really wanted to recreate this in brownie form.  This recipe actually started out as a fail, but ended up great.  You see a couple of months ago when Matt decidedContinue reading “Gluten-free Mexican Brownies”