Grilled Nutella Banana Sandwich

AMAZING 4 Ingredient Grilled Banana Nutella Sandwich! Entirely vegan, so crispy and SO delicious. #vegan #minimalistbaker #nutella

The exact words that came to mind when I saw this gorgeous stack was "OOOOOOKKKK," as rapper Lil' Jon would say. He might also say something like, "YEEAHHHHHH" or "WHAT?" You get the drift. This ... Read More →

Coconut No Bake Cookies

AMAZING No Bake Cookie Recipe with Shredded Coconut! Naturally sweetened and SO delicious #vegan #glutenfree #cookies

Hello friends! How are you doing on this fine day? I'm doing well. It's practically summer, it's nearly the weekend, and as I type I have one of these fudgy cookies at my side. In other words, life ... Read More →

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Shake

HEALTHY 5 ingredient Peanut Butter Banana Milkshake! So creamy chocolatey and delicious! #vegan #glutenfree

Let's talk first jobs and ice cream. One of my first working gigs was at a soda shop attached to a movie theatre - Midwest theaters did it right. I was about 16 and I snagged the job "soda jerk," ... Read More →

Vegan Biscuits and Gravy

30-minute Vegan Biscuits and Gravy! Flaky biscuits and savory, peppery gravy #vegan #minimalistbaker #breakfast

In my teenage years, my high school had a late start day every Wednesday, wherein school started 1.5 hours later than normal. A.k.a. awesome. Obviously, Wednesdays were my favorite. Bed bums unite! ... Read More →

5 Ingredient Dark Chocolate Macaroons

AMAZING 5 Ingredient Coconut Macaroons dipped in Dark Chocolate! #vegan #glutenfree #chocolate

For being a former coconut hater, I sure do love it now. Whether it's a side effect of giving up dairy and relying more on cashews and coconuts, or the maturing of my palette, I'm all for coconut ... Read More →