Creamy Black Bean Pasta Salad (gf/vegan)

Have you tried the black bean pasta at Trader Joe’s? Love it? Hate it? We bought some a while back and were kind of turned off by using it in place of pasta with marinara sauce (which is what TJ’s recommends – bleh!) BUT using it for a zesty pasta salad — that we love. In…

Creamy Tahini Dressing (gf/paleo/vegan)

Problem: It’s frickin impossible to find a paleo dressing that is creamy. Solution: This dressing is zesty and creamy and would sub really well for a caesar salad or in place of mayo in a pasta salad recipe. Ingredients: 1/3 cup red wine vinegar 1/3 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons tahini 2 tablespoons lemon juice…

Choco-Banana Crunch Balls (gf/vegan/paleo)

I’ve been trying to brainstorm some yummy new energy bar/ball recipes and this one kind of happened by accident… a really tasty accident! I set out to try and create a banana bread type bar and ended up with more of a chocolate & banana crunchy dessert ball. Totally worth it. If you check out…

Homemade Paleo Sriracha

Hey peeps – Here’s a kickin’ recipe for easy homemade sriracha sauce that’ll help you get your Memorial Day weekend started right!

Fig & Nut Energy Balls

This recipe is for fig-newton-like energy balls that Eric and I are hooked on! They’re super easy to make and it takes more time to form the little balls than to prep. If you’re in a rush and need a quick breakfast on-the-go, these would also be a pretty good munch to hold you over…

Black Bean Brownies

We are constantly trying to find interesting new recipes that are healthier or cleaner than the “normal” version. When I first heard about black bean brownies, I was skeptical… really skeptical. BUT I must say, I was incredibly wrong. We have made these multiple times now, even sent them to people as gifts – that’s…

Easy Kale Chips

Kale chips are not like your typical “chip” in that they are light and airy but still pack a nice crisp to satisfy your cravings. I love whipping up a batch of these when I’m hanging around the apartment all day – it helps me avoid munching on “bad” things haha. Every time I make…