Tag: vegan

Gluten free Orange and fig cookies

Orange and fig cookies (gluten free and vegan)

Here’s a nice combo, orange and fig with cardamom and a hint of vanilla. All in an easy to make, gluten free and refined sugar free vegan cookie. I guarantee, they’ll be finished in no time. I made this recipe three times now and everything was gone within a day. You can make it all in one bowl – by… Read more →

Strawberry oat crumb bars

Strawberry oat crumble bars

The sun is finally showing itself after months of absence and I get into spring modus right away. All I wanna do is be outside, enjoy the warmth and light – and eat fresh berries. Maybe that’s why I got seduced to buy fresh strawberries at the supermarket today and – of course got disappointed because they are waaay out… Read more →

kruidnootjes

Kruidnootjes (Dutch holiday spice cookies)

Ok, I don’t know how to translate this into English the right way. But I guess you can call them ‘spice nuts’. Little spice cookies, shaped like little nuts. They are traditionally eaten during the 5 december holiday of Saint-Nicholas. The particularly distinct custom associated with kruidnoten is throwing them in handfuls through the room so children can look for them.… Read more →

Fresh prune tart

Fresh plum tart (vegan and gluten free)

Hey, you wanna pick some plums? – I was like, ok. And after 10 minutes I ended up with 3 kilos of fresh ripe plums. There were so many! Handpicked from the garden and free from pesticides and stuff.  These plums are so ripe, sweet and juicy right now. Prefect. But what’s a girl gotta do with so many plums – right…make some… Read more →

Matcha bites

Matcha bites (sugarfree)

These dreamy matcha bites have three layers of goodness. A crunchy base, creamy matcha filling and matcha chocolate on top. It can be made raw and vegan, but I prefer the sunflower seeds, oats and shredded coconut toasted. And by using honey the chocolate on top will be a nice bright green. Of course you can make them raw and vegan… Read more →

Vegan matcha cheesecake slice

Vegan matcha cheesecake

While picking all the ripe raspberries in our little garden, the bright colors inspired me. I’m talking about the bright green of course. Matcha green. So I whipped up this vegan cheesecake and flavored it with my favorite flavor. It goes really well with the raspberries. It’s a super easy recipe, I always have these ingredients ready – raw cashew nuts… Read more →

Coconut macaroons

Vegan coconut macaroons

Crunchy outside and soft in the middle. Full on coconut flavor – with hints of lime and vanilla. That’s what these lovely macaroons are.  They smell so good fresh from the oven! I had to make a second batch for the photo’s because the first batch was finished before I knew it. They were that good. Oh, and they’re vegan and… Read more →

Vegan mango mousse with granola

Vegan mango mousse

This mousse is light, fluffy and sugar free. It’s also vegan, so no dairy involved. It only has 4 ingredients and all you need is a good blender. It’s a great combo with homemade coconut and mango granola. You only need to soak the cashew nuts and refrigerate the can of coconut milk the night before. But other than that,… Read more →

Fresh strawberry tarts

Fresh strawberry tarts

 I love spring and all the fresh fruits it bears. Especially them strawberries – keep em coming in! I found these small, sweet strawberries at the farmers market. They’re called dutch mountain strawberries in dutch, don’t know why – there are no mountains here in Holland at all. These simple tarts compliment the sweet taste of the fresh strawberries perfectly, with an… Read more →

Vegan coconut and mango cheesecake with slice

Vegan coconut and mango cheesecake

Just writing about this cheesecake makes me happy. Come on! Coconut and mango. A super combo. With a crunchy nut crust, a creamy filling and fresh fruit on top – this is a great dessert and will satisfy your cheesecake cravings, no problem! I changed the ingredient from a traditional cheesecake, it’s vegan – so no dairy involved and refined sugar free… Read more →