Summer Celebration Dessert: Raw Lemon Cherry Cheesecake

July 27, 2014

Looking through my latest recipes, it seems as though it’s been ages since I published or shared anything that wasn’t salad, as let’s face it, that is obviously where my head is most days of the year! Meals around here in this somewhat hot summer have been quick and easy of late: not a lot of cooking going on (this … Read More

ShiraSummer Celebration Dessert: Raw Lemon Cherry Cheesecake

Fudgy Coffee & Chocolate Nut Candy

March 4, 2014

I have to say, of all the things I have ever loved most, there really is nothing that compares to the smell and look of deep black soil, and the feel of it on your hands and your jeans after a good day of digging and connecting with the ground. I’m not sure I’ve shared much here about my little … Read More

ShiraFudgy Coffee & Chocolate Nut Candy

Cookie Swap Party at Keepin’ it Kind: Vegan Cashew Shortbread

December 8, 2013

Hey everyone! Hope you are all enjoying this month so far! With December upon us and you know what right around the corner, I was delighted to once again be asked to take part in Kristy’s cookie swap party. It’s been a crazy month around here and I’m excited to share more in the New Year, but these days have … Read More

ShiraCookie Swap Party at Keepin’ it Kind: Vegan Cashew Shortbread

Recipe: Nutty Cranberry Seed Bars with Dark Chocolate (No Bake)

August 2, 2013

In the heat of the glorious summer we are having, it’s a given we’ll recall childhood memories of summers past as the familiar smells pass our noses and the sun flickers gently through the leaves on the trees once again. I don’t know about you guys, but these months are always slightly bittersweet, as each waft of the dry yellowed … Read More

ShiraRecipe: Nutty Cranberry Seed Bars with Dark Chocolate (No Bake)

Recipe: Summer Fruit Crisp, Vegan & Gluten-Free

June 25, 2013

  Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb, that’s where the fruit is. ~ Unknown Stretching ourselves into unknown territory is hard, actually it could quite possibly be the hardest thing there is to do at all. If I think about those I admire, It’s always clear that the reason I do so is based on one thing: … Read More

ShiraRecipe: Summer Fruit Crisp, Vegan & Gluten-Free