Sweet Potato and Cinnamon Pecan Brownies

Sweet Potato Brownies with Cinnamon Pecans

Need a gluten-free, oil-free brownie recipe that tastes totally decadent?  Look no further than these Sweet Potato and Cinnamon Pecan Brownies!

Sweet potato brownies are a major craze right now.  Black bean brownies are so 2014.  Since you’re super with-it, you need to trash your beans for tatoes and try this method! This was my first time trying a sweet potato base for brownies, and I absolutely loved the result.  These sweet potato brownies are dense, fudgy, and irresistible with the addition of candied cinnamon pecans on top.  I also added some cinnamon to the batter to tie the flavors together a bit more.

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Rice Crispy Treats

Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Treats

Friends. Friends. (Vegan) Chocolate peanut butter rice crispy treats!!  Am I right?

I’ve been obsessed with chocolate and peanut butter since I was a child, so these peanut butter rice crispy treats just feel right coming out of my kitchen.  Every year, like most kids, I looked forward to trick or treating.  But truth be told, all I really wanted was a pile of Reese’s peanut butter cups.  At the end of the night, I’d empty out my loot-filled pumpkin bucket, stare at the huge heap of candy… and promptly push aside anything that wasn’t a peanut butter cup.

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Vegan Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

Vegan Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

All the flavors in the world, and you choose to be SALTY.  But seriously, salted caramel is no joking matter. That ish is delish.

I’m a huge fan of Starbucks salted caramel hot chocolate, even though my wallet and my waistline aren’t.  We are a house divided.  But regardless of this inner turmoil, I’ve been wanting to create a homemade, vegan version that does the original justice and is worthy of sharing with friends and fam this holiday season.  Enter this beauty.

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