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Crunch Chew Bounty Better Balls /v/gf/raw/yum

Crunch Chew Bounty Better Balls /v/gf/raw/yum
Some people can’t help but be inspiring. You know the type- naturally amazing, very conscious, hilarious, loves chocolate, makes yummy treats. When my bud Emily from This Rawesome Vegan Life posted that donut hole recipe, I think we all were pretty overwhelmed with happiness....

Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Bars

Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Bars
Is there ever not a good time for shortbread?   No, of course there isn’t. Especially with ingredients like this. I’m sticking to the cherry theme this week so as to show off some pretty delectable bars- coconut-buttery shortbread crust, black cherry spread, and our chocolate to...

Chocolate Cherry Cheezecake Cups

Chocolate Cherry Cheezecake Cups
Vancouver is coming up to the second wave of pink- all those cherry blossoms… We love them. They’re gorgeous and, I don’t know about you, but they somewhat overwhelming (at least on the street where I live- total blossom explosion! No complaints.). When...

Chocolate Steel Cut Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Steel Cut Oatmeal Cookies
Do you know what to do with that container of steel cut oats that’s taking up precious real estate on your counter? Neither did I! Until I met this recipe by Felicity at Tofu for Thought. (Erm, no- making oatmeal wasn’t a serious option…)  ...

Secret Champagne Cake

Secret Champagne Cake
Hey Zimtees-   Happy Birthday to me! (At least… I am starting this post on my birthday). It has been a good year- but this cake is awesome. I hope you enjoy it- treat yourself well on your birthday and every day. Easy with this...

Double Chocolate Mousse Cups

Double Chocolate Mousse Cups
Hey!   Happy Valentine’s Weekend, all.   I hope it is happy for you; as happy as it can be. Single or taken, what matters is if you are loving where you are and more importantly, who you are.  That’s critical every day, though easier...

Coconut Banana Bread to Live For

Coconut Banana Bread to Live For
First recipe of the year, Zimtees- and it is a good one! A few months ago, we participated in our local plant-based food powerhouses’  The Juice Truck and Erin Ireland’s Mindful Movie Night. Yep, it was macaroons and truffles and Peppermint Nib’d bars for all!...

Most Amazing Peppermint Hot Chocolate!

Most Amazing Peppermint Hot Chocolate!
One of my first hot chocolate memories was from a trip to a certain beautiful local park. We admired the beautiful lights, soaked up the Christmas spirit, and sipped on some very hot chocolate.   ..from a styrofoam cup, that tasted a little closer to...

Pumpkin Pie Truffles

Pumpkin Pie Truffles
Or should I say, “Pretend Pumpkin Pie Truffles”? The truth is, there is no pumpkin in these delicious truffles. None whatsoever. And yet, they taste like creamy bites of pumpkin pie, covered in a smooth and crunchy shell of everybody’s favourite chocolate =) A great addition...

Wellness Wisdom with Social Yoga

Wellness Wisdom with Social Yoga
Anita Cheung takes everything you think you know about yoga and does a crow pose with it. Anita is the founder of Social Yoga, an alternative, experiential, conversational yoga series with workshop themes ranging from breakfast to ice cream to botanicals. A lover of music,...

Happy World Vegan Day =)

Happy World Vegan Day =)
Good November 1st to you, Zimtees!   I trust we’re all coming out of our post-Halloween sugar rush mode? (And cue the Christmas shopping madness…). Today is a particularly special day. It seems like every day on the calendar has something it is associated with-...

Wellness Wisdom with Nectar Juicery

Wellness Wisdom with Nectar Juicery
Zimt is elated to feature adventurer and entrepreneur Tori Holmes, co-founder of Nectar Juicery. As if that wasn’t impressive enough, Tori was also the youngest woman to row across the Atlantic Ocean at the age of 21. Without any prior rowing experience. Oh and she’s written a...