Brown Rice Krispie Pops

Brown Rice Krispie Pops

If you are looking for a new way to serve up that classic treat made up of crispy cereal and marshmallows then you have come to the right place. Turn a classic into this fun summertime, summer-themed dessert. Just like mom used to make…but covered in sprinkles and chocolate (unless your mom actually did makeContinue…

Healthy Gummy Fruit Snacks

Patriot Kabobs made with homemade vegan fruit gummies (using agar flakes) (1)

Have you ever heard of agar? If not, pull up a chair and let me tell you a little story about an incredible food ingredient that will make you marvel over the wonders of Mother Nature. Picture it, Sicily 1932. No wait, that is Golden Girls. I apologize–my circuits got crossed. Agar. A jelly-like substance obtainedContinue…

Pretzel Log Cabin

DIY Edible Pretzel Log Cabins

Who says that you have to create gingerbread houses only for winter? I say we start a new tradition over here that summer is for the edible house building. I had a bag of gluten free pretzel sticks I bought for the TeePee Cookies that needed to be used up so I sat there staringContinue…

White Chocolate Pineapple Pinatas

White Chocolate Pineapple Pinata

These White Chocolate Pineapple Pinatas are what happens when you pair this recipe with this guide. This was quite the experiment too because as you might have read in that guide to nondairy white chocolate, not all brands behave the same.  In fact, I tested out this recipe with three different brands and found onlyContinue…

Summer Veggie Pasta Salad

Add a fun flair with your Summer Pasta Salad by placing them into bell pepper buckets.

I live in a very tiny apartment/studio here in LA. It’s a mix between a bachelor and one bedroom and despite the fact that I am convinced I am living in Hades, this place was not equipped with air conditioning. Why that is, is beyond me but we have a window unit that lovingly blowsContinue…

Taco “Ice Cream” Cones

Taco Ice Cream Cones

With all this posting of ice cream here and here, how about making dinner look like dessert with Taco “Ice Cream” Cones? Because sometimes you need a savory treat in the form of a sweet one. Besides, what kid wouldn’t want a taco that looks like ice cream? Well, really I am sure they wouldContinue…

Tropical Papaya Gelato

Tropical Papaya  Gelato

Talk about a home delivery that I love to see on my doorstep: A box full of high-quality, freshly picked, tree-ripened strawberry papayas straight from Jamaica from Martha’s Best. These papayas are beyond good. I had to quickly make this Tropical Papaya Gelato because I was tempted to eat every papaya in the box asContinue…