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Oct 01

Better-For-Ya Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew

By Ashley | Coffee

I am typically not one to make copycat recipes but this fun take on cold brew reallyyy has stolen my heart.  My challenge for National Coffee Day this year was to recreate Starbucks’ newest 2019 pumpkin drink: Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew. More coffee forward than a PSL, made with real pumpkin, and served in a “sippy” cup in order to experience the sweet frothy cream on top – I will admit it’s one of the […]

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Aug 24

Quick + Easy Vegan Brassica Caesar Salad

By Ashley | Entree , Recipes , Salad

I know you’re all too familiar with Caesar, but Brassica-whattt??? Brassica literally just refers to the cabbage family of veggies (cauliflower,  kale, cabbage, arugula, Brussel sprouts, etc) also called cruciferous vegetables. It may sound fancy but believe me – this is one of my quickest, easiest recipes to date! Why did I change up the lettuce component here?? Well, we’ve all eaten our fair share of romaine and though I won’t call it “bad” – […]

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Aug 17

Fancy, Meal-Worthy Banana Toast

By Ashley | Breakfast , Entree , Recipes

As much as I LOVE cooking breakfast a few days a week, there are also days where I just don’t. And others days where I’d love the luxury of spending an hour in the kitchen, but it ain’t gonna happen! Yet, some of the tastiest meals and snacks I have made required only a handful of ingredients and a few minutes of time. The key is high-quality ingredients and little creativity! Case in point: this […]

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Jun 15

Antioxidant Pumpkin Seed Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies (nut-free, vegan)

By Ashley | Dessert , Recipes

Serious cookie talk! Did you know Pumpkin Seed Oil is full of vitamins, minerals and healthy fat? It’s suuuuper underrated so I need to spread the word about this wonderful oil! It’s uses are endless (think sauteeing, salad dressing, drizzling on ice cream) but perhaps my favorite use for it is COOKIES. Go figure, right 😉 You may be thinking that the oil is “seedy” or bitter tasting, but in reality it is perfect for […]

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May 24

Facial Cleansing Oil for Radiant Skin

By Ashley | Uncategorized

It’s been toooo longggg since I shared a non-food recipe, so I am sharing a diy product that I use every single day: Facial Cleansing Oil w/ Essential Oils! You simple need a small glass spray bottle, a few carrier oils, Vitamin E oil for extra soothing power + therepeutic grade essential oils (I use Young Living) that support skin health and smell beyond dreamy! If there are other oils that you know your skin […]

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