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Category: sweet treats

Raw Brownies

This was my very first attempt of making raw brownies and they were a huge hit in our house. Easy to make, naturally sweetened, gluten free and raw, I mean what else can I say? They are so healthy and the perfect treat for anyone…

Apricot-Almond Chocolate Bars

Apricot-Almond Chocolate Bars

These are so super gooey! I love gooey bars!!! Not a fan of dry, oaty bars at all. They are perfect to satisfy your sweet tooth and are the perfect healthy bars to put into your bag when you are heading outside. I am not…

Vegan Triple Chocolate Cheesecake

Vegan Triple Chocolate Cheesecake

This is not the healthiest recipe as it contains brown sugar and wheat BUT it is vegan, so you can eat 1-2 pieces and still be in peace with this world :-p I never in my life had a triple anything but I knew that…

Best Healthy Brownies

Best Healthy Brownies

These healthy brownies happen to be, vegan, moist, if prefered gluten free and refined sugar free. The y will catch your heart the second you take your first bite. They are my very first attempt of a healthier brownie version and I couldnt’t be happier…

Tahini Chocolate Bars

Tahini Chocolate Bars

Chocolate and tahini mind sound like a weird combo to some of you but once you tried it, you will fall for it! I was one of those people who could not imagine it tasting anything delicious together but I was wrong. Goodbye peanut butter…

Ripe Fruit Upside Down Cakes

Ripe Fruit Upside Down Cakes

The perfect way to enjoy your ripe fruits is to turn them into a delicious cake, right? Ripe fruits are made for upside down cakes and since they contain so much natural sugars, you won’t need a whole lot of sweeteners. I used my 4…

Vegan Salted Cookie Dough Bites

Vegan Salted Cookie Dough Bites

I am honestly not sure what to say other than GET INTO YOUR KITCHEN AND MAKE THESE PUUUHLEASE! They are so good, the consistency is amazing an I am definitely considering marrying those. My whole family was all over these cute cookie dough bites and…

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

These cute little easter cupcakes are exactly what you need for your festive table. They are super moist, sweet and all the way vegan of course. I wouldn’t leave them out too long, because the coco frosting might melt at some point if the temperatures…

Vegan Cheesecake with warm Cherries

Vegan Cheesecake with warm Cherries

Cheesecake has always been one of my favorites. That is why I am very critical when it comes to vegan versions of this cake. Silken tofu or cashews are usually used as base for vegan cheesecakes but I wanted to try something more light and…

3 Ingredient Chocolate Truffles

3 Ingredient Chocolate Truffles

These 3-ingredient chocolate truffles are so easy to make and the perfect healthy treat for lazy days. They are glutenfree, dairyfree and refined sugar free, so this might be also a treat your kids will enjoy. You can easily replace the cashew butter with any…

pistachio raspberry chocolate fudge

pistachio raspberry chocolate fudge

These super easy to make pistachio & raspberry chocolate fudge slices are going to drive you crazy! Promise! The fun part is, you can try out different versions of this recipe too and make it your very own. I have to admit though, the combination…

Almond Cinnamon Pralines

Almond Cinnamon Pralines

You might know that I am not the biggest fan of raw treats. They just feel so heavy in my tummy and I usually prefer baked goods. But these little treats are so gooey and delicious, also gluten and refined sugar free. I am sure…

Vegan Chocolate Cheesecake

Vegan Chocolate Cheesecake

This vegan cheesecake is my absolute favorite in the world. It is actually not a real cheesecake because there is no lemon in it but I call it cheesecake because I could not think of a better name. Anyways, it is a cake you will…

Vegan Rafaello

Vegan Rafaello

These white chocolate and coconut balls are so good you guys. I think it’s always fun trying to “veganize” treats and meals that are originally made with animal products. Most of the time the vegan version tastes even better, which makes me even more proud.…

Raspberry-Pistachio Brownies

Raspberry-Pistachio Brownies

The taste of chocolate, pistachios and raspberries sounds like a poem to me. I just love to combine chocolate with something fruity, because it gives the chocolate such a nice flavor. I usually add raspberry puree or pomegranate juice to my chocolate creations, give it…

Tiramisu Truffles

Tiramisu Truffles

I love love love tiramisu with all my heart. I have loved it before my vegan journey and I am thrilled that there are even a few vegan varities, that taste pretty great. These truffles make the perfect gift for all your friends and family,…

Vegan Snickers

Vegan Snickers

No, you are not dreaming, it is real. These snickers will change your vegan life the second you try them. They are so good!!! And very very close to the original version for me. My kids are addicted to these beauties and I cannot wait…

Turmeric–Cinnamon Pears with Cashew Custard Cream

Turmeric–Cinnamon Pears with Cashew Custard Cream

Turmeric is my best friend. It is not only extremely healthy, it also tastes good and you can add it to all kinds of sweet and savory dishes. This has been my first attempt for a sweet dish with turmeric and we all loved it.…

Healthy Bounty Bars

Healthy Bounty Bars

As much as I am in love with savory meals, sweet treats are a MUST HAVE every now and then. Healthy, homemade bounty bars? I am still amazed by the feeling of eating something sweet guilt free. Handing those bars to my kids, knowing what…

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake

Carrot cake has always been my favorite cake. My dad used to bake it for my birthday and I got more excited about the cake than thinking about my presents. He was the best carrot cake baker in the whole entire world for me and…

Vegan Snickers Sundae

Vegan Snickers Sundae

My sons favorite vegan ice cream of all times and the only ice cream that convinced him that a. plant-based diet can be very delicious and healthy at the same time. I am not much of an ice cream fan if it was not for…

Cinnamon Muffins with Joghurt and Blueberry Compote

Cinnamon Muffins with Joghurt and Blueberry Compote

If you are a Jamie Oliver Fan as I am, you probably have noticed that he just launched his new book ” Superfood Family”. I saw all those images of blueberry covered donuts but unfortunately I do not have a donut tin nor do I…

Vanilla Mylkshake with Cinnamon-Plum Compote

Vanilla Mylkshake with Cinnamon-Plum Compote

Oh how I love Mylkshakes!I would have never thought it is possible to drink an acceptable shake like that when I decided to roll with the vegan diet but thank god there is banana ice cream or cashew ice-cream that saved me. I think banana…

Chocolate-Espresso Brownies with Blueberry Cream Cheese Frosting

Chocolate-Espresso Brownies with Blueberry Cream Cheese Frosting

Brownies have been one of my very favorite sweets since I was a kid. My dad, who was by the way American, used to make them every now and then and I always got super excited. Since I started my vegan diet, I probably tried…