Today I start a new chapter in my life... Removing sugar from my diet. Phew! That took a lot of strength to say. Not unlike the many people in this world I do love a nice sweet treat. Although I have stayed away from refined sugars and HFCS (high fructose corn syrup), I could not stay away from organic maple syrup and raw honey, my sugar staples. Yes they are definitely better than their white sugar counter parts, but they are still sugar and still [Check it Out...]
Aaah, the new year is almost here. Time for starting over, beginning fresh, trying new things, making ridiculous promises to yourself that you really think you can handle, all that good stuff. The following is a list of things that might be hindering you when trying to stick to a New Year's Resolution. I know, I know, this year will be different, right? You're going to stick to your convictions, right? Totally… like, right after I have this piece of cake.
We all know that the Holidays can be stressful with relatives coming from Guam and you're brother complaining about how hung over he is and I know I don't have to mention all the insane food on the table just calling your name. But never fear, there are ways to stayed calm, cool and collected during the holidays.
So I was hankering for something sweet and had a bunch of dates laying around and I thought hey, let's bake something. I know I'm so inventive. So here's a super easy and delicious cookie thats sugar free and vegan. Enjoy! Equipment you need: Food processor Large mixing bowl Whisk Spatula Parchment paper Baking pans Mini ice cream scoop Recipe: ¼ c raw almonds/walnuts/pecans ¾ c gluten-free rolled oats ¾ c almond meal 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp [Check it Out...]