Yummy Moist Chocolate Layer Birthday Cake

Every year I create an original raw birthday cake for my son and husband's birthday. Their birthdays are one day apart, the week before Christmas. This year is no different. I've been working on making a raw cake that is moist and creamy, but different than the typical raw cake. This year's cake was a … Continue reading Yummy Moist Chocolate Layer Birthday Cake

Coconut Cashew Ice Cream Sweetened With Raw Honey

Nothing better than home made ice cream, especially raw ice cream! You don’t need an ice cream maker to create delicious, home made raw ice cream. My recipes are pretty simple and are a great accompaniment to pies, cakes, smoothies, and floats. Add your own flavors to the base,  such as chocolate (see recipe below). … Continue reading Coconut Cashew Ice Cream Sweetened With Raw Honey

Peachy Cobbler Bites

If your in the mood for some cobbler, or yummy donut like bites, this is the perfect raw snack ball recipe to use. This is definitely a dessert like ball, and is moist in texture. It goes great with raw vanilla ice cream, or with a cup of hot tea. I love these bites, and … Continue reading Peachy Cobbler Bites

Spicy Apple Caramel Bites

Apples and spice are the perfect combination for the cooler months. These little dessert balls remind me of apple pie and caramel. They are so good, and go great with hot herbed tea.Enjoy!Ingredients:1 cup almonds½ cup pecans½ tsp cardamom½ tsp cinnamon½ tsp nutmeg1 tsp ginger1 ½ cups dried apple (Granny Smith variety)½ tsp sea salt½ … Continue reading Spicy Apple Caramel Bites

Super Hemp Protein Balls

Here’s another great tasty cookie snack that doubles as a protein bar bite. These balls are super rich in flavor, and quite filling. Have them for breakfast, dessert, or a snack. Just do your best not to eat them all in one sitting. Enjoy!Ingredients:1 cup almonds½ cup cashews½ cup walnuts½ cup dried blueberries½ cup dried … Continue reading Super Hemp Protein Balls

Carob Mesquite Brownie Bites

Here’s a recipe for some super moist, flavorful brownie bites that have no chocolate in them at all. I use carob, mesquite, and raw honey to create the texture of these delightful balls. These bites are also great for use as a protein bar. You could easily use this recipe and double it to make … Continue reading Carob Mesquite Brownie Bites

Three Yummy Raw Cookie Ball Recipes

For the past two months I’ve been making a variety of raw cookie balls for snacking. It’s fun to do, and actually quite simple. The next few recipe posts will be some of these delicious cookie ball recipes, in case you’d like to make them for the holidays. Today I have included three recipes. Each … Continue reading Three Yummy Raw Cookie Ball Recipes

Broccoli and Kale Salad

This is a quick and simple hearty salad to enjoy as a meal or as a side. You could even lightly steam the broccoli, peppers and kale for added texture. Enjoy!Ingredients:2-3 cups baby broccoli chopped3-4 large leaves kale stemmed and chopped into strips1 yellow bell pepper seeded and chopped into chunks1 cucumber peeled and chopped … Continue reading Broccoli and Kale Salad

Raw Cacao Maca Ice Cream – by raw foodist Lenette

Here’s a great recipe for raw ice cream, that I found a few years ago posted on Youtube.com by Lenette in Chicago. The video and site are no longer available, but I still have the recipe and wanted to share. Enjoy!Ingredients:3 frozen bananas6 pitted medjool dates3 T raw tahini2 T maca powder3 T cacao powdercoconut … Continue reading Raw Cacao Maca Ice Cream – by raw foodist Lenette

Cacao Date Spread

Here’s a simple and tasty snack spread to use over crackers, fruit, bread, or just by the spoonful. Enjoy!Ingredients:4 pitted Medjool dates (large)1 T. raw coconut oil1 T. raw carob powder1 T. raw dark Agave nectar1/4 c. ground raw cacao nibs or raw cacao powder1 tsp. vanilla1/4 c. purified waterPreparation:Place all ingredients in a food … Continue reading Cacao Date Spread