How to Make Vegan Puff Pastry

How to Make Vegan Puff Pastry//

This week must be ‘how to’ week, since we started it off with how to make a flax egg and now, moving onto puff pastry! I’ve done a few of these ‘how to’ posts in the past, one was on making the best cashew cream frosting and the other was all about that amazing vegan chickpea meringue that has been floating around the internet. (p.s. All the ‘how to’ posts will live in the recipe archives and under the ‘Vegan Baking Basics’ tab up top). I’ve had vegan puff pastry on the mind for a while, Read more

Vegan Baking Basics: What is a Flax Egg?

Vegan Baking Basics: What is a Flax Egg?//

A few weeks ago I got a question on my Facebook page that said 'What exactly is a flax egg and how do I make one??!'. As a vegan, it seems like something you just know, right? But non-vegans and a lot of people who don't do egg-free baking are probably like 'Um but really what is it? An egg made of..not egg?'. Well yes! I know it seems silly if you ... Continue Reading...

Vegan Brownies with Chocolate Almond Frosting

Vegan Brownies with Chocolate Almond Frosting//

It took me three tries to get these brownies right. Three tries, lots of brownie baking at 10pm, and a few exclamations of 'This is NEVER going to work!' with a side of 'Crap, I'm almost out of cocoa powder'. Over three days and a few late night brownie baking sessions, I finally got the recipe juuuust right, ultimately using a recipe that has ... Continue Reading...

Lemon Curd and Raspberry Almond Waffles

Lemon Curd and Raspberry Almond Waffles

Remember that homemade vegan lemon curd we made last week? As much as I loved eating it on toast and straight off the spoon, I was ready to turn it into something else, like waffles! I've been stuck in a breakfast rut lately (granola and toast, everyday for the past week), so upping my breakfast game with waffles seemed like a perfect solution. ... Continue Reading...

Here and There

Here and There//

Hi friends! It's been a while since I've done a checking in post, so it's about time. It seemed like it was just June and  I was just getting into the swing of the whole summer thing. Now, we are looking at the end of summer coming up (Noooo!!) and fall quickly approaching. We are having kind of an 'oh crap' moment and knocking wedding to-dos off ... Continue Reading...