Pecan Bars

There is no shortage of bad-for-you foods that offer the convenience of a drive-thru window. That’s why, I nip that sabotage in the bud and pack my own treats, like these pecan bars! I’ve been driving A LOT these days. Not a complaint, it’s just the way it is. My car is one big purse …

Creamy Pasta Alfredo

Winter is the time to bundle up, enjoy the chilly weather and indulge in your favorite comfort foods. In my book, the best foods are the ones that taste amazing while being equally good for you. That’s my whole motto here at Gia Knows, so when I put together a recipe worth raving about, I …

Homemade Vegan Fudge Bark

For all you chocolate lovers out there looking for a healthy, no-butter-no sugar-no-heavy cream, alternative; I made this for you! Christmas time is laden with homemade confections that tie our memories to celebration, fun and family. We indulge in sweets and then make healthy resolutions come January. Well, let’s start those resolutions right now. Indulge, …

Simple Flax Crackers

Ever get the munchies? I’d say the majority of us do. And having savory snack options at the ready is a great idea! Raw vegans have it easy when it comes to sweet snacks like fresh fruit or desserts but savory snacks are a little more challenging. I mean, there’s only so many ways to …

Gia’s Raw Cereal Mix

I am a huge fan of hot breakfasts on a chilly morning. Smoothies will always have a special place in my heart, but in the winter, I want a warm bowl to hug as I fuel up with the all important first meal of the day. I love this oatmeal cereal so much, I always …

Homemade Almond Milk

By now we all know how to make almond milk, right? Nuts, water, blend, strain, done. Well, let me tell you the homemade stuff is waaay better than anything store bought. Hands down, the taste is far better. It’s creamy, makes for a perfect latte or a tall chilled glass to go with your cookies. …