Category Archive: baking

Granola Cookies

October air has a necessary tension. Peanut Butter Granola Cookies (makes about 30 cookies) Ingredients: 1/2 cup vegan margarine, softened 1/3 cup organic dark brown sugar 1/3 cup organic apple sauce 3/4 cup all natural peanut… Continue reading

Peanut Butter Apple Bars

Tip: Leave the skins on the apples! They’re full of fiber and a bunch of other nutrients that take apple from a simple fruit to a superfood. And personally, I like the added… Continue reading

Brownie Waffles

Crafts house– check it out. These waffles are the lovechild of breakfast and dessert, but they’re not terribly unhealthy. I would certainly describe them as fudgy– almost denser than a normal waffle, from that… Continue reading

Vegan Lemon Bars with Maple Oat Crust

I hated lemon for 18 years. I can’t say why. The best lemon square that I’ve tried was from the Danish Pastry House in Medford, MA. Vegan Lemon Bars Ingredients- Crust 2/3 cup… Continue reading

Hamburger Macarons

Americans love things that are actually other things. For the “burger” part, I melted an ounce of dark chocolate and added a tablespoon of powdered sugar. The “cheese” is  coconut that I put… Continue reading

Banana Bars with White Chocolate Pistachio Frosting

Vegan Banana Bars Ingredients 2 large bananas 1 can chickpeas, drained 1/2 cup almond milk 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda… Continue reading

Mini Chocolate Banana Pies

Things people don’t appreciate enough: -The way a fox’s cry sounds like a human. -The way streetlights reflect off of wet asphalt -There are massive whales floating around the ocean with no conception… Continue reading

A Macaron Manual

– egg whites – Use them at room temperature, meaning leave the eggs on the counter for at least an hour. – if desired, almond meal = cake flour – I know it’s… Continue reading

Hummingbird Soufflés

Hummingbird cake is a combination of pineapple, banana, and carrot. The soufflé itself is similar to a carrot cake, with a complementary banana flavor. One of my favorite parts of this recipe, though,… Continue reading

Vegan Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies

In life and in baking, I find my choices tend to be cyclic. Vegan Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies Ingredients 1 can garbanzo beans, drained 2 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/2 tsp butter flavoring… Continue reading