Single Serving Double Chocolate Protein Cake {MMAZ #69}


The last time we featured chocolate on Meatless Mondays from A-Z, I failed miserably. When I chose Xocolatl for this week’s ingredient, it was my chance to redeem myself. So when I found myself in the kitchen on Sunday on the fourth failed attempt, I was honestly frustrated. With my final 1/3 cup of applesauce, […]

Healthy Mocha Mousse {MMAZ #44}


One of the things that’s going to be tricky with my competition diet is the cook week of Meatless Mondays from A-Z. Eating specific amounts of protein, starch, & veggies at each meal makes recipes a little trickier than I’m used to. But this week, I figured it out! I enjoyed this for my final […]

The Recipe That Wasn’t {MMAZ #33}

So far I’ve gotten pretty lucky with Meatless Mondays from A-Z. Even when I don’t know what to make, an idea comes to me by Sunday night. I had a few ideas floating around in my head this week, but I couldn’t figure out the details. I tried a spicy chocolate ball/cookie, but it didn’t […]

Chocolate Spice Cake {Recipe}


A few weeks ago, I was in charge of bringing dessert to a couples dinner organized through church. It’s an informal monthly dinner with 4 other couples around our age – none of whom eat a vegan or vegetarian diet. I’m pretty sure one couple said their favorite food was meat when we first exchanged […]