Chocolate Avocado Mousse Layered with Banana Slices

As I mentioned in an earlier post (the Chocolate Avocado Brownies recipe), I learned of the diverse uses of avocado in baking and sweet treats on a trip to Maui.  I’ve been fascinated since.  This mousse was inspired by a chef in Wailaia; who made the most decadent,...

Avocado Brownies (Vegan Option)

My foray into sweet treats using avocados began a couple of years ago, when we were in Maui and had the opportunity to go to a Luau in Wailea.  That experience altered my entire perception of the expansive uses of this magical fruit! Now, I’ll admit, senses are...

Vegan Nutty Oat Bars

I love to socialize–love spending time with friends in our home; cooking for them, nourishing their bodies and souls, along with mine.  I love sharing time with people who inspire and challenge me, make me think, share their lives and their children’s lives and...

Vegan Nutty Whole Grain Pancakes

Pancakes are a fun, Sunday morning tradition for us (thankfully we’re beginning to develop some traditions for our family!) and while I love this one, I really don’t like starting the kids day out with something that tastes and “acts” like a...