Raw Cacao Protein Balls

This started as one of those ‘how do I start using up all the food I have in my cupboards’ kind of situations. I had lots of cacao powder and Sunwarrior raw vegan protein powder, among other things. They are incredibly easy to make, and I found them best served frozen or chilled otherwise they […]

Homemade Paleo Guacamole

I can’t believe I haven’t posted this before because this is one of my oldest recipes of all time! Since I came up with it, I have been making it at least once a week. It’s a classic. Ingredients: 2-3 ripe avocados 1/3 cup chopped tomato 2 tbsp finely chopped red onion 1 minced garlic […]

Raw-ish No Bake Paleo Pumpkin Pie

This recipe is inspired and tweaked from the Gorilla Food recipe book by Aaron Ash. This book is a keeper! I’ve made a lot of stuff out of it and enjoyed it all. I really liked how this recipe was made without the use of sugar and sweetened solely by dates, shredded coconut and bananas. […]

Raw Chocolate Banana Shake

This one is really rich and creamy, and it filled me right up! It would be perfect for breakfast or dessert. Ingredients: 1 1/2 large banana 1/4 cup raw cacao powder 1/4 cup raw cashews or cashew butter 2 tsp vanilla powder (ground vanilla beans) or good quality vanilla extract 2 tbsp raw hemp hearts […]

Raw Choco-Macaroons

Once you start eating these, it’s hard to stop! But at least you can feel less guilty about it because they are raw (unprocessed and high in enzymes) and sugar free! 😉 These are inspired by Gorilla Food, a raw vegan organic restaurant in Vancouver. Ingredients: 3/4 cup raw cashew butter 1/2 cup raw cacao […]

Raw Vanilla Strawberry Banana Smoothie

When I was down in Vancouver last week, I went to eat at Gorilla Food (raw food restaurant created by Aaron Ash) and picked up his recipe book. I looked through it and went out and bought all the ingredients to make wicked raw desserts and smoothies/shakes! This morning I came up with the recipe […]