Category Archives: Bars & Squares

Peanut Butter Bars topped with Chocolate Ganache and toasted peanuts. This no-bake treat is super easy to make, but so decadent! {vegan}

No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars With Chocolate Ganache

We have officially entered into summer. I don’t know what it’s like in your neck of the woods, but so far my summer has been more hazy (and rainy) than lazy. Not that I’m complaining, I think that we established here that the dog days of summer aren’t exactly my favourite. But I had all these no-bake treats planned out, to save you from your oven, and I have a sinking suspicion that they’re going to run out just as the heat kicks in.

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Hermit Cookie Energy Bars - A healthy snack that tastes like a cookie! Grain-free, sugar-free, and vegan.

Hermit Cookie Energy Bars (or balls)

So Dave asked me if I would make him some sort of snack for pre-workouts and to refuel him through his day at work (sometimes his job alone is a workout). He was sure to specify, that he’d like for it to be healthy, have no added sugar, and (of course) taste like a cookie… Uh-Ya… No problem:-/
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Oatmeal Raisin Bars - These oatmeal bars are made with whole grains and no refined sugars, perfect for packing into school lunch bags or taking to work for your mid morning break!

Oatmeal Raisin Bars

I have a confession to make. This may be a little shocking, so prepare yourself… Here it goes… This week, I wasn’t interested in sweets or cookies or even chocolate!… I know… I can hardly believe it myself… So what does a compulsive baker do in times like these????
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Rice Crispy Bars, with a (half) twist. Everything you love about the old favourite, but this time with subtle notes of brown sugar. {vegan & gluten-free}

Brown Sugar Rice Crispy Bars

Sometimes I want just a simple, back to basics kind of dessert. Just because it doesn’t have bling, doesn’t mean it’s boring! Know what I mean? Like vanilla ice cream, or shortbread cookies, or rice crispy squares.

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Blackberry Oatmeal Crumb Bars - Blackberries shine in these simple, whole grain bars. {vegan}

Blackberry Oatmeal Crumb Bars

Ok, so this story starts all the way back in September, when Lucy over at Lucy’s Friendly Foods was tempting me with all these blackberry recipes. They must have been out of season here (of course), because I couldn’t find one to save my life. So all I could do was dream and drool😦 …
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