No-Bake PB + J Cheesecakes (V, DF, GF)

A childhood favorite with a fun twist!

The smoothest creamiest cheesecake with a thick peanut butter crust covered in sweet raspberry chia seed jam.

Dreams do come true!

This cheesecake is the easiest most delicious no-bake treat.

Perfect for summer time!

No-Bake PB + J Cheesecakes

Ingredients:

Crust:

  • 1/2 cup gluten-free oats
  • 8 dates (whole + pitted)
  • 1/2 cup peanuts
  • 1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup all natural creamy peanut butter

Cheesecake Filling:

  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/3 cup raw blue agave
  • 1/2 cup full fat coconut milk (canned)
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 cup raw cashews (quick soaked)
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla

Raspberry Chia Seed Jam:

  • 1/2 a recipe of my Raspberry Chia Seed Jam (you will have some left over jam that you can store in an airtight mason jar for a week or so.)

How to make…

Step 1: Grease a muffin tin with coconut oil (or any oil of choice).

Step 2: Quick soak cashews by putting them in a large bowl and covering them completely in hot water. Soak them for 30+ minutes. Set aside.

Step 3: While the cashews soak combine all the ingredients for the crust in a food processor. This includes the oats, dates, peanuts, cinnamon, and peanut butter. Blend until the mixture is completely combined. It will still have a crumbly texture, this is what we want.

Step 4: Take about 1 1/2 – 2 tbsp of the crust mixture pressing it down firmly in the muffin cups creating a sturdy crust.

Step 5: Drain the cashews after about 30 minutes have passed. Make sure to rinse the cashews.

Step 6: In a food processor combine all the ingredients for the cheesecake filling. This includes the lemon juice, agave, coconut milk, coconut oil, cashews, and vanilla.

Step 7: Blend completely until it’s smooth and creamy!

Step 8: Cover the crust with the cheesecake filling until the muffin cup is 3/4 of the way full.

Step 9: Top with the ‘Raspberry Chia Seed Jam’ and swirl in.

Step 10: Chill in the freezer for 2 + hours.

Notes:

  • To take cheesecakes out use a butter knife around the cheesecake a couple times and use the leverage of the knife to pop the cheesecake out.
  • In an air tight container they keep in the freezer for 2-3 weeks.
  • If you can’t wait for the cheesecakes to soften to room temperature then you can microwave them for 10 seconds.

Enjoy!!

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S’more Cookies (DF + GF)

Everything you already love about s’mores in the form of a cookie!

S’MORE…COOKIES?!

Umm, yes, please!

It sounds like the best of both worlds if you ask me.

Melted chocolate, gooey marshmallows, and graham cracker flavor in every bite!

I don’t want anyone to miss out on this one. They’re just too good!

In order for nearly everyone to enjoy these cookies I made them with almond and coconut flour so they are gluten free. I also used coconut oil and dairy free chocolate chips so they dairy free as well! There is also a vegan option if you swap out the egg for a flax egg instead.

Let’s get to the recipe!

S’more Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1/2 cup coconut flour
  • 3 tbsp coconut oil (room temp, not melted, not too hard)
  • 1 egg (you can sub flax egg to make these vegan)
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 raw blue agave
  • 1/2 tsp pink salt
  • 1/2 cup dairy-free mini chocolate chips
  • 2/3 cup Dandies marshmallows

How to make…

Step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees and use a silicone mat, line, or oil a cookie sheet with any oil of your preference.

Step 2: In a large bowl mix together all the wet ingredients. This includes the coconut oil, agave, egg, and vanilla.

Step 3: In a medium bowl combine all the dry ingredients. This includes the almond flour, coconut flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

Step 4: Add the dry to the wet ingredients and combine completely.

Step 5: Fold in the chocolate chips and marshmallows.

Step 6: Roll cookie dough in balls that are about 2 tbsp in size. Place the cookies 1 inch away from each other on the baking sheet you previously greased. Flatten the cookies and make sure there are no cracks in the dough.

Step 7: Bake for 6-8 minutes or until golden brown.

Notes:

  • Keep cookies in an air tight container on the counter for up to 1 week.
  • I keep mine in the freezer so they stay good longer and just microwave them for 10-15 seconds when I want one.

Enjoy!!


No-Bake Almond Butter Caramel Cheesecakes (V + DF + GF)

The CREAMIEST dairy-free cheesecake you will ever eat!

I LOVE cheesecake, I’ve loved it my whole life, it’s my all time favorite dessert!

If you asked any of my family or friends they would tell you without hesitation how much I love the original sweet treat.

The other day I was messing around in the kitchen trying to make a healthier version of my favorite dessert and came up with THIS!

When I took these out of the freezer I let the cheesecakes soften to room temperature and cut into them only to find out they had a texture just as creamy as the OG recipe! I broke through the crust and it was the most buttery crumbly crust you could ever imagine.

It instantly melted in my mouth.

If this cheesecake recipe passed my standards, I promise it will make your taste buds jump for joy!

Let’s get to the recipe!

No-Bake Almond Butter Caramel Cheesecakes

Ingredients:

Crust:

  • 1/2 cup gluten-free oats
  • 8 dates (whole + pitted)
  • 1/2 cup raw unsalted almonds
  • 1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup almond butter

Cheesecake Filling:

  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/3 cup raw blue agave
  • 1/2 cup full fat coconut milk (canned)
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 cup raw cashews (quick soaked)
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla

Caramel Sauce:

  • 1 recipe of my ‘Healthy Caramel Sauce‘ (you will have left over sauce that you can keep in an air tight container in the fridge for a week.)

How to make…

Step 1: Grease a muffin tin with coconut oil (or any oil of choice).

Step 2: Quick soak cashews by putting them in a large bowl and covering them completely in hot water. Soak them for 30 minutes. Set aside.

Step 3: While the cashews soak combine all the ingredients for the crust in a food processor. This includes the oats, dates, almonds, cinnamon, and almond butter. Blend until the mixture is completely combined. It will still have a crumbly texture, this is what we want.

Step 4: Take about 1 1/2 – 2 tbsp of the crust mixture pressing it down firmly in the muffin cups creating a sturdy crust.

Step 5: Drain the cashews after 30 minutes have passed.

Step 6: In a food processor combine all the ingredients for the cheesecake filling. This includes the lemon juice, agave, coconut milk, coconut oil, cashews, and vanilla.

Step 7: Blend completely until it’s smooth and creamy!

Step 8: Cover the crust with the cheesecake filling until the muffin cup is 3/4 of the way full.

Step 9: Top with the ‘Healthy Caramel Sauce’ and swirl in.

Step 10: Chill in the freezer for 2 + hours.

Notes:

  • To take cheesecakes out use a butter knife around the cheesecake a couple times and use the leverage of the knife to pop the cheesecake out.
  • In an air tight container they keep in the freezer for 2-3 weeks.
  • If you can’t wait for the cheesecakes to soften to room temperature then you can microwave them for 10 seconds.
Caramel, cheesecake, and almond butter… is there anything better?!
I don’t think so!

Enjoy!!


Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies (V, DF, GF)

Pure peanut butter BLISS!

I finally got around to making one of my favorite childhood desserts and they do not disappoint.

PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES!

Um… YES, please!

My favorite thing about peanut butter cookies is how simple yet delicious they are.

Made with wholesome ingredients these cookies will satisfy every peanut butter craving you’ve ever had.

Soft, sweet, and salty. These cookies really are perfect!

All you’ll need is a glass of milk to go with them (almond for me, please)!

Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 c all natural creamy peanut butter
  • 1 flax egg
  • 1/3 c agave
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla
  • 3 tbsp coconut flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp coconut sugar

How to make…

Step 1: Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.

Step 2: In a large bowl mix together the flax egg (1 tbsp ground flax seed + 2 tbsp water) let sit in the fridge for 5-8 minutes. Then in another small bowl combine the coconut flour, and baking powder, set aside.

Step 3: Take out the bowl from the refrigerator you made the flax egg in and combine all the other wet ingredients. This includes the peanut butter, agave, coconut oil, and vanilla.

Step 4: Slowly fold the dry mixture into the wet mixture until completely combined. The dough will still be sticky, that’s what you want.

Step 5: Roll the dough into cookie sized balls placing them about an inch away from each other on the baking sheet.

Step 6: Sprinkle each cookie with coconut sugar.

Step 7: Press each cookie down with a fork first vertically and then horizontally.

Step 8: Bake for 10-12 minutes or until the bottoms are golden brown.

Step 9: Let sit and cool completely before eating. Store cookies in an airtight container.

Enjoy!!

I mean how PERFECT do these look?! *drooling*