Chocolate Chunk Avocado Cookies

Yes, you read that correctly: Chocolate. Chunk. Avocado. Cookies. The secret ingredient is always loveĀ avocado. As you may have figured out by now, butter is dairy. The problem with most chocolate chip cookie recipes out there is the butter involved. I constantly wonder: How can I replace the flavor and consistency of butter in a...

The Green Monstah Smoothie

Back in March, I ran an Instagram poll to determine what I should name this green smoothie. The winner was the Green Monstah. I’m originally from Boston, so I was into it. The other name suggestions were hilarious, ranging from the Lean Mean Green Machine, the Kiwi Crusher, the Green Giant, and more. The Lean...

Frosted Sugar Cookies

Cookies are made of [dairy free] butter and love. – Norwegian proverb I originally posted this recipe for Frosted Sugar Cookies on Valentine’s Day, seizing the opportunity to utilize my heart-shaped cookie cutters. Now that I have re-formatted my site, I am republishing some old recipes in the new layout. Hence, the heart-shaped cookies in...

Cinnamon Buns from Scratch

Anyone who gives you cinnamon buns fresh out of the oven is a friend for life. – Daniel Handler Back in the day when I enjoyed Pillsbury Grands Cinnamon Buns filled with plenty of dairy, life was easy. My family would stock up on the cylinders and we would treat ourselves on Sunday mornings after...