Category: Halloween

Try some of my healthier vegan recipes for Halloween! Treats and smoothies, desserts and spider pizzas!

Birthdays, Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Halloween, Valentine's Day

Chocolate Crispy Cups

Stir up these easy, last minute vegan chocolate crispy cups for Halloween or just to have around for a “chocolate a day.” When I was a kid, Nestl√© Crunch bars were my all time favorite for years. These crisp cups are made with puffed brown rice and vegan chocolate chips, plus vanilla, almond butter and […]

homemade peanut butter chips
Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Halloween, Kitchen Basics

Homemade Peanut Butter Chips

Use these homemade peanut butter chips to top vegan ice cream and treats, or as ingredients in recipes. For years and years, I’ve made chocolate peanut clusters for Christmas gifts for family and friends. This Christmas, I was nearly able to veganize them, except for the milk whey that was listed in the peanut butter […]

chocolate peanut butter smoothie
Drinks, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Halloween, Smoothies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

This chocolate peanut butter smoothie veers so far from my normal fruit smoothies that it almost registers for me as a milk shake. But, I wanted to do something sweet and decadent for Halloween. We’re avoiding candy this year – totally – and giving ourselves treats in healthier ways. This recipe uses frozen bananas, something […]

vegan naan pizza
Appetizers, Game Day, Halloween, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Oven Dishes, Pizzas

Vegan Naan Pizza

Well, it’s October, so my vegan naan pizza has a Halloween theme! While I made my naan pizzas with spiders as toppings, you can use whatever you want on yours. But if it’s spiders you are looking for, just use large or jumbo black olives. Cut an olive lengthwise to get two bodies, and cut […]

puffed brown rice cereal treats
Birthdays, Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Halloween, Snacks, Stove Top Dishes

Puffed Brown Rice Cereal Treats

These puffed brown rice cereal treats are a slightly healthier alternative to Halloween candy. Even though my diet was healthy before becoming vegan, we always bought a bag of Halloween candy for us each year. This year we didn’t want to go off the deep end, so we’ve tried to think of reasonable snacks that […]

Drinks, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Halloween, Smoothies

Pumpkin Spice Latte Vegan Milkshake

We really like this pumpkin spice latte vegan milkshake. It has good, strong coffee and pumpkin flavors! If you want this shake a little thicker like a smoothie, freeze tablespoons of the puree on a cookie sheet in your freezer, for about 20 minutes before making the shake. Then pop any extra frozen lumps of […]