Top 50 Summer Recipes from HHVK. Your Go-To Guide!

Come August, we tend to get a bit worried about the fact that fall looms and our blissful, sun-drenched, firefly-speckled, starry night, rainbow-sunset, sweet daydream-filled summer season adventures will soon be ending. Well before you put your beach umbrella back in storage, lock up the pool toys and cram your bikini into the back of your underwear drawer, have no fear, we actually have until September 23rd until fall is "officially" here. So that leaves you with almost two months to embrace summertime ....more

How-to Make a Smoothie Bowl + 8 Tips!

For as long as I can remember, I have loved having a giant smoothie for lunch. Sometimes breakfast too. But for me, I always craved a hint of crunch and chew - so I would add toppings like pumpkin seeds or even a crumbled chocolate chip cookie, or maybe a slice of banana or avocado toast on the side ....more

Caramelized Mango and Banana Bruschetta! Vanilla, Cinnamon, EVOO.

I have always loved the flavor of caramelized bananas with vanilla, cinnamon and a touch of sea salt. So I decided to take that sticky-sweet inspiration and turn it into a dessert bruschetta that can be whipped up in minutes and is oh, so dreamy. My...more

19 Ways to Beat the Monday Blues. Or Any Work Day!

I was feel especially somber about the weekend being over this morning, so instead of pouting into my matcha mug and grumbling through the day I decided to seek out a few ways to perk up this most unloved day of the week. And I decided to pass on the Monday mood-lifting-spiration to you. Here are 19 Vegan Ways to Beat the Monday Blues!. ....more

Soft Chewy Peanut Butter Ginger Cookies

Take two of my favorite cookies, combine them and what do you get? These soft, spicy-sweet, chewy Peanut Butter Ginger Cookies. A ginger-infused spin on peanut butter cookies!..Read more » This is a summary, images and full post available on HHL website! ...more

Recipes from The Blender Girl Smoothies Cookbook

I am so excited to share TWO amazing recipes, some beautiful images and my book review of Tess Masters's new book, ...more

Strawberry Peach Walnut Oatmeal Pancakes. Gluten-Free. Vegan.

Finish this sentence. "A day that starts with pancakes...." Strawberry-Peach Oatmeal Walnut Pancakes to be exact. Now lets finish that sentence and grab some forks...Read more » This is a summary, images and full post available on HHL website! ...more

The Best Little Snack Cookies to Nibble!

These nut, oat, seed and chocolate filled vegan cookies are a must try! They are seriously one of the best little nibble snacks I have made. They are refined sugar free, Medjool date-sweetened, and superdelicious ....more

Chipotle Tofu Sweet Potato Bowl

If you follow me on Instagram you have most likely stumbled upon a bowl that looks similar to this one, only a tad less "food styled." Because in real life, my avocados are not done in a perfect fan and each cube of tofu placed just so, so that the crispy blackened edges blend perfectly into the fluffy green salad background. Because in real life, looks count, but flavor trumps all. My Chipotle Tofu Sweet Potato Bowl is one of my favorite go-to dinners to make for my husband and I ....more