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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...

Wellness Wisdom with My Edible Advice

Wellness Wisdom with My Edible Advice

Zimt was born out of a deep need to inspire others to be happy and healthy by nurturing their souls, minds and tastebuds (with raw cacao!). One of the best things about the journey so far has been all the incredible people I’ve met along the way....

Easy Healthy Coconut Chocolate Brownie Shake

Easy Healthy Coconut Chocolate Brownie Shake

Hey Zimtees-   I know you’re all over the place (literally!) but here in Vancouver, Canada, things were hot the past few months  (conveniently, while I was knocked out, in the house, healing from two broken wrists). That heat seems to have come and gone- somewhat at least....

Chocolate Caramel Peanut Butter Crunch Bars- Vegan, GF, high raw

Chocolate Caramel Peanut Butter Crunch Bars- Vegan, GF, high raw

Hey-   So, since I loved two of our last posts so much, I decided to sort of combine them into this: Chocolate Caramel Peanut Butter Crunch Bars. I hope that’s ok. Oh it definitely is- just make these bars and you’ll see! Chocolate Caramel...

Healthy Vegan Nanaimo Bars: gf, protein packed, high raw, surprisingly delicious

Healthy Vegan Nanaimo Bars: gf, protein packed, high raw, surprisingly delicious

Hey Everyone! If you’ve ever had the pleasure of trying our Cookie Dough Cups, or are just intrigued from afar, you know that at Zimt, we aren’t afraid to transform what is often considered to be the “lowly legume” into something truly stellar. Something like...