Category: healthy

No-Bake Vegan Fudge Bars

VEGAN FUDGE BARS. SO DIVINE. AND SO HEALTHY. I promise! Here is the unwarranted list of: they’re gluten-free, refined sugar free, vegan, raw, oil free, and… am I missing anything? Just know that these bars contain all the flavors and textures of a succulent dessert while also providing […]

Healthy Two-Bite Brownies (Vegan + GF)

Two-bite brownies are extremely addicting, especially due to their cute and miniature shape. If I am feeling particularly happy, I will purchase one container at wholesale and munch on them ALL DAY LONG. They’re obviously not healthy but I can’t help myself. I have put time into coming […]

Chickpea Blondies (GF)

It is so crazy that food and health geeks have discovered that the use of legumes in desserts is a tasty and healthy replacement for flour and oils. While all-purpose flour has little nutrition value, beans pack protein, Vitamin B-6, and potassium, perfect for all types of people, […]

Roasted Bell Pepper Sauce (Vegan)

I am actually allergic to several foods, including tomatoes. Ugh!! I know!! How do I eat pasta, ketchup, or so many other savory dishes with tomato? Luckily my allergy is mild and I can enjoy tomatoes without too much suffering. The best thing for me is simply to […]

Low Fat Lemon Poppyseed Cake (Vegan)

Experimentation comes with frustration, wasted time, and wasted money. When attempting to make non-conventional recipes, trial after trial is crucial to get the perfect amounts of ingredients since food is all about the science and measurements behind it. Vegan baking is particularly difficult since eggs aren’t allowed and […]

Tri-Colored Egg (A Taiwanese Specialty)

** SCROLL TO BOTTOM FOR NUTRITION FACTS ** I could talk for hours after hours about my love for Taiwan; from its mountains and seas to its night market and decadent dishes, there is just something so impeccable about this island. Taiwanese snack foods have become a billion […]

Healthy Salmon Spring Roll

I recently tried a fusion spring roll called Chicken Mango roll at a Vietnamese restaurant which had rice vermicelli, panko-crusted chicken, carrots, and lettuce served with a creamy mango sauce. The dish was $10, which is a bit pricey for a spring roll, but it was absolutely delicious and […]

Skinnier Blueberry Yogurt Cake

I have made this decadent blueberry cake twice, and every time the entire cake disappears within 2 days. I eat a couple of slices and then friends and family members devour it EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. Cutting the fat content as compared to a regular cake by 1/2 makes […]