Category Archives: vegan

2 ingredient wannabe dairy-free ice cream

2 ingredient wannabe dairy-free ice cream

Yesterday morning started off rough. It was rainy and just blah. But luckily it turned into a lovely hot sunny day. We made it a casual Tuesday in Purely Twins headquarters with messy hair and comfy clothes. One great thing about working from home is that you don’t always have to ‘get dressed’.  One badContinue Reading

raw andes mint cheesecake (low-sugar, gluten and grain free)

raw andes mint cheesecake (low-sugar, gluten and grain free)

Sorry for the late post this morning. We met up with some friends and went for a walk. It was a lot of fun to have some girl talk about babies and pregnancy. Jax came too! Our friend Michelle has a 3 month old little boy. He did so good on the walk. It putContinue Reading

4 ingredient protein fruit dough balls  (raw, vegan, paleo)

4 ingredient protein fruit dough balls (raw, vegan, paleo)

We are down enjoying a relaxing family vacation in the Florida keys for a few days. We forgot how there are mosquitos everywhere here. Not fun. But we are loving the time away from our typical day work schedule. Seriously, we haven’t done much of anything. Guess that is what vacation is for, right? WeContinue Reading

flourless almond butter samoa bars (paleo, vegan)

flourless almond butter samoa bars (paleo, vegan)

Yesterday I (Lori) had another doctors appointment to check to see how baby M and me are doing. We are both doing great. Thank you again for all the sweet words on my week 22 update. We had a busy day yesterday that it just flew by! We filmed a new full body weight workoutContinue Reading

{raw} key lime cheesecake with protein graham cracker crust

{raw} key lime cheesecake with protein graham cracker crust

  Thank you for all the sweet comments and tips about me not wanting or needing a changing table for the nursery. Looks like just about everyone of you did not use a changing table. Most of you recommended a dresser though some used a bed and/or floor. Which is great because it makes meContinue Reading

the best almond butter and jelly cinnamon rolls with creamy almond butter coconut glaze

the best almond butter and jelly cinnamon rolls with creamy almond butter coconut glaze

What is it about cinnamon rolls that just bring a huge smile to our faces!? One family tradition we had was our older sister would make homemade cinnamon rolls each Christmas morning. She would spend hours in the kitchen making the most amazing cinnamon rolls. We can picture them now. Soft, moist, and oh soContinue Reading

chocolate cookie crisp ice cream bon bons that taste like drumstick ice cream cones

chocolate cookie crisp ice cream bon bons that taste like drumstick ice cream cones

Ice cream has been a food group that has slowly made it’s way back into our lives. Mostly from my pregnancy but I have this feeling that Michelle has been enjoying it too. We grew up in sunny Florida so ice cream was always around. It’s a family favorite. Our older sister loves her ice cream.Continue Reading

everything but the kitchen sink birthday cake bar

everything but the kitchen sink birthday cake bar

The best recipes are the flexible kind. We love it when we can throw together some recipes to create a masterpiece.  Baking is supposed to look like a fun, sugary, mess right? The other day we were discussing what we wanted to make for our birthday cake. Since that is a huge priority  Between twoContinue Reading

5 reasons you need to eat these kale veggie burgers

5 reasons you need to eat these kale veggie burgers

Ever since we created our first grain-free egg-free plantain burgers we cannot stop thinking about them. And our addiction for veggie burgers continues. Veggie burgers might always get bad press for not being true ‘burgers’. And that’s okay. So maybe we should just call these plantain rounds. But to be honest – plantain rounds? ThatContinue Reading

how to make grain-free egg-free blueberry streusel cake the right way

how to make grain-free egg-free blueberry streusel cake the right way

Blueberry muffins are probably one of our favorites. We won’t turn down a pumpkin muffin but for some reason we adore blueberry muffins.  Speaking of muffins Michelle can remember back when we were in high school we had this volleyball tournament out of town. The hotel offered blueberry muffins at breakfast. And still to thisContinue Reading