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Vegan Dark Chocolate Lemon Truffles

By On February 5, 2014

When I was younger, there was nothing more exciting than when someone got a bag of those truffles from Thornton’s. Those lemon white chocolate ones were my favourites, the little white spheres… Read More

Almonds

Vegan Marzipan Halloween Pumpkins!

By On October 31, 2013

Back home, Halloween really isn’t so huge. You dress up and go out if you’re in uni, but there’s no bombardment of Halloween decorations from August like there is in the States.… Read More

Chocolate

Vegan Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough Truffles

By On November 8, 2012

When I was travelling through the US this summer, the word ‘snickerdoodle’ became somewhat of an in-joke for us. Neither me nor my Ukrainian-Canadian compadre really understood what snickerdoodles were, thinking instead… Read More

Chocolate

Vegan Bounty Bar

By On October 5, 2012

I’ll admit, it took me a while to really get into bounty bars when I was younger. I never really liked coconut (I know, I know, it’s hard to imagine) and dark… Read More

Almonds

Chocolate Snowballs, aka Raw Vegan Cacao-Coconut Truffles

By On October 1, 2012

Raw vegan treats. Seriously, just the best. They all take about 5 minutes to make, they’re all incredibly filling and they contain so much goodness that you can’t feel guilty if you… Read More

Chocolate

Chocolate Peanut Butter Strawberries

By On May 17, 2012

From now until basically August, I’m going to be either rushed off my feet or far too chilled out; there will be no mid point. For the next two weeks, it’s going… Read More

Almond butter

Almond Butter Truffles

By On April 18, 2012

I’m pretty sure that I have a vague addiction to almond butter. I will put it in anything, especially smoothies with banana, apple, agave nectar and almond milk (and a cheeky pinch… Read More

Chocolate

Vegan Creme Eggs

By On April 8, 2012

I have a lot of cousins, and my mum is one of 6 kids, so when I was little Easter was almost better than Christmas. Everyone in the family had to buy… Read More

Coconut

Vegan Gluten-free Coconut Macaroons

By On March 27, 2012

Pre-veganism, I would eat any macaroons I could get my hands on – and I’m talking the proper, Scottish-style coconut macaroons here, not the equally delicious French macaron. As the key ingredient… Read More

Vegan Almond Butter and Peanut Butter Cups
Almond butter

Vegan Peanut and Almond Butter Cups

By On January 12, 2012

I could have called these faux-Reese’s Pieces, but that might imply that these are in some way substandard, and they are most definitely not. If you’re North American, peanut butter cups were… Read More