Cardamom Cashew Smoothie

This incredibly scrumptious smoothie is packed with the nutritious goodness of cashews, naturally sweetened with dates, and perfectly flavored with a dash of cardamom.  Fact: smoothies are incredible things. I love the ease of making them (caters to my laziness) and the versatility of them (indulges my creative side). Who doesn’t want to throw thingsRead more

Acai Smoothie Bowl

This vibrantly healthy and equally beautiful acaĆ­ bowl is chock full of nutrients and antioxidants, and is so easy to make at home! Added bonus: you get to add whatever toppings you want (and however much of it you want)! I’m not quite sure what caused the huge acaĆ­ bowl craze, but my theory isRead more

Blueberry Lemon Smoothie Bowl

This super simple smoothie bowl is packed with antioxidants and protein, has no added sweetener, and is as vibrant in color as it is in flavor!  I’ve always been a smoothie-obsessed person, but when summer comes rolling around, I seem to get more carried away than usual. Sometimes I play around with some unconventional flavorsRead more

Triple Berry “Cheesecake” Parfait

This delicious and nutritious parfait has a berry smoothie layer and a healthy “cheesecake” layer made with cottage cheese. Topped with berries, hemp seeds and flowers, this scrumptiously beautiful dish will become your favorite breakfast, snack or dessert to entertain with (or eat all by yourself)! This is one of those dishes that made me soRead more

Caramelized Banana Smoothie

Just read the title- need I say more? Well if you’re not convinced yet, let me break it down for you. Imagine some ripe bananas cooking in a bubbly brown sugar and butter mixture, developing its natural sugars and lovely deep caramel flavor. Then imagine those bananas being blended up into a creamy, indulgent smoothie. Are you droolingRead more

Mexican “Fried” Ice Cream

It’s incredibly easy to make this creamy, cinnamon-infused vanilla ice cream sandwiched between sweet and crunchy corn flake layers, then topped off with chocolate sauce! If you’ve ever had doubts that we live in gluttonous times, please consider the fact that we have such a thing as fried ice cream. As if ice cream wasn’t indulgent enough,Read more

Vietnamese Coffee Milkshake

The easiest coffee milkshake served with sweetened condensed milk -the bold espresso is nicely rounded out by the vanilla ice cream, and balanced perfectly by the condensed milk, making the perfect sweet treat to enjoy any time!  I love Vietnamese coffee. If you’ve never tried, it, I really encourage you to give it a try. ForRead more

Ube Nice Cream Bowl

Using ube (purple sweet potato) as a base for this nice cream bowl proves to be delicious, vibrant, and extremely nutritious! What the heck is an ube? It’s pronounced OO-BAE, and it’s a purple sweet potato commonly found in Filipino cuisine, usually in dessert. I’ve read that people liken the flavor to hazelnut/vanilla/chocolate. I’m not really sure aboutRead more

Kiwi & Berry Quinoa Parfait

Lightly sweetened quinoa layered between a perfectly tart kiwi smoothie and a refreshingly sweet berry smoothie.  The inspiration of this dish came from buying a Costco box of golden kiwis on a whim. They were on sale – what was I supposed to do, just walk passed them? Kiwis are great for so many reasons,Read more

Birthday cake blended into a milkshake makes for the perfect celebratory treat!

Birthday Cake Shake

This is a milkshake that has birthday cake blended into it!! My super simple layered birthday cake doesn’t require any special equipment, but leaves you with some leftover cake. You might not like the fact that you have all this excess cake, but trust me, you’ll be happy you do after you try this milkshake. Ice creamRead more