Chef Vanessa Musi

Healthy Baking

Paleo, gluten free, low sugar, and vegan pastry recipes

Welcome to my website!  I’ve been creating healthy baking recipes since 1996 and I want to share everything I have discovered with you.  I bake every day and, as a French trained pastry chef, I work tirelessly to ensure that every healthy pastry recipe you find here tastes as good or better than the original recipe and use only the finest and healthiest ingredients.

FEATURED RECIPES

PALEO MATCHA CAKE

PALEO MATCHA CAKE

I had my worst hypoglycemia episode in 2005 just before moving to Chicago. I had sold my Pastry Workshop in 1 hour and was ready to change my life to move to Chicago to pursue my dreams to study a Pastry program abroad. It was a very stressful 2 months to say the...

THE BEST VEGAN BROWNIES

THE BEST VEGAN BROWNIES

I am a brownie fan all the way. I grew up baking all the cookies and bars from my Mom's battered Joy of Cooking when I was seven. Brownies have really fascinated me ever since. Oh the chemistry of baking! And what a pleasure for an alchemist like me. The role of...

PALEO BANANA GRANOLA BREAD

PALEO BANANA GRANOLA BREAD

  Have you guys seen the banana granola bread trending on Instagram lately? It's quite a thing.. So many have jumped on the band wagon of combining timeless breakfast comfort foods. I had seen so many photos and posts and made a few recipes from other bloggers which I...