Category Archives for "Snack"

Jun 29

Chili Garlic Beet Jerky

By Ashley | Snack

Meat lovers, rejoice! Snack addicts, cheer! Campers and hikers, do a happy dance! Beet jerky is now a thang! Think all the salty, spiced flavor and addictive chewy texture of a Slim Jim, but NO MEAT! I repeat, this jerky is MEATLESS. Turns out that tossing slices of a hearty root veggie in a flavorful marinade and slow cooking for a few hours creates a dehydrated snack totally competes with the classic carnivorous version. And […]

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May 28

Chai Chocolate Chip Chickpea Cookies

By Ashley | Breakfast , Dessert , Recipes , Snack

It’s time for a guest post! Today’s recipe for flourless chickpea-based cookies was created by my food blogger friend Brittnay, whose blog The Nut Butter Hub is inspiring and creative. Read her post below and stay tuned for my latest Peanut Butter Cookie recipe which will be posted on her blog in the near future 😉 It may sound kooky and a little bit wrong, but chickpea cookies are delicious! We were a little bit […]

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Mar 24

Anti-Inflammatory Golden Protein Bars

By Ashley | Breakfast , Recipes , Snack , Uncategorized

Have you guys hear about the soothing turmeric and black pepper infused beverage that is all the rage. appropriately called Golden Milk. It’s easy to make at home but now it’s popping up in trendy restaurants as well! Yay? Nay? Personally, I have an aversion to all things turmeric. The color, the flavor, the scent. It’s sad to hate something SO HEALTHY and I wish it wasn’t the truth, but it’s seriously one of my […]

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Feb 17

Simple Cinnamon Crunch Granola (Fruit-Sweetened, Oil-Free)

By Ashley | Breakfast , Snack , Uncategorized

Ever bake something so delicious that it doesn’t even make it’s way to a container? You literally just eat it all fresh off the pan? I too am guilty of this delicious crime. Case in point: this Cinnamon Crunch Granola. I am all about that cinnamon crunch! it’s a throwback to the days when I would go to Panera once or twice a month to indulge in the well-known bagel of the same name. You […]

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Nov 15

Vegan Cider Caramel Corn

By Ashley | Dessert , Snack

Long ago – I believe I was 9 or 10 years old – I had a terrible car sickness experience that involved a long drive home from Wisconsin, extreme nausea, and the overwhelming aroma of caramel corn as the rest of my family crunched on it. To no surprise, I developed a strong aversion to caramel corn. And it lasted a whopping 15 years. Sad story. I know. The good news: Horacio found some popcorn […]

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Aug 09

Caramel Maca Latte and Honey Sesame Cookies

By Ashley | Breakfast , Dessert , Recipes , Snack

Maca, a superfood reminiscent of caramel in flavor is my new bff. Dates, a sweet sticky fruit that tastes like caramel when dried is my go-to sweetener. Combine them and you’ve got a whole lotta healthy caramel goodness. So, this recipe – All the stamina-enhancing benefits of maca and the energizing properties of caffeine in 1 cup? And caramel?! Count. Me. In. So let’s add creamy almond butter, blend it up, and drink it. This […]

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