Healthy Baked Goods · Snacks · Sweets · vegan

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

I wanted to bake during yesterday’s snowstorm, but we lost electricity! It was kind of nice to just slow down and not have anything to do all day.  However, as soon as the power came back this morning, I went straight to work in the kitchen. My favorite thing about baking? Getting to enjoy the… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

breakfast · easy meals · Pregnancy · vegan

The First Trimester (Plus Banana-Nut Oatmeal Recipe)

I am very grateful to be enjoying a fairly peaceful second trimester, after a pretty tough first one.  Right around the 6 week mark, I started to feel quite nauseous and had no interest in food.  It made the holidays tough, as I was too sick to really enjoy time with my family and friends.  Things got… Continue reading The First Trimester (Plus Banana-Nut Oatmeal Recipe)

5 ingredient, 15 minute meals · breakfast · easy meals · Main Dishes · Snacks · vegan

Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

Ever since trying the Vegan Overnight Oats found in the Oh She Glows cookbook, I have been in love.  I eat these oats nearly every morning, enjoying every bite of the creamy, refreshing, pudding-like breakfast bowl.  I’m not alone in my obsession.  My husband agrees, they are his number one favorite breakfast.  Every person I’ve fed them… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

breakfast · Main Dishes · Side Dishes · Snacks · soup · Sweets · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Week 5 #osgcookbook challenge

Last week I mentioned that I was slowly approaching the point where the recipes in the Oh She Glows cookbook which I still haven’t made, were left untouched until now for a reason.  Either they don’t really tempt me, seem a little too difficult to make, or have a long and expensive ingredient list.  I’ve… Continue reading Week 5 #osgcookbook challenge

breakfast · Main Dishes · Side Dishes · Staples · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan · vegetable · Vegetarian

Week 4 #osgcookbook Challenge

Welcome! To recap – I am cooking my way through the Oh She Glows cookbook. The challenge is to make four new recipes from it every week.  So far, it’s been great! I think I’m slowly approaching the point in the cookbook where I’ve done all the recipes that I naturally gravitate towards, and am… Continue reading Week 4 #osgcookbook Challenge