Sort By: Date | Title
Layout: Excerpts | Images

Cherry-Strawberry Chia Seed Fool with Vanilla Bean Coconut Whipped Cream

cherrystrawberrychiaseedfool-9660

My sister and family are here visiting this week and they brought us about 10 pounds of freshly picked cherries from my brother-in-law’s parent’s house (they have about 7 cherry trees…jealous!). It was like Christmas morning when this loot arrived. I’m eating these beauties by the fist full. Adriana is going wild over them. It’s […]

55 Comments

Salted Almond Butter Freezer Fudge + Everyday Detox Cookbook

almondbutterfreezerfudge-8983

My friend and fellow blogger, Megan Gilmore, from the popular blog Detoxinista just launched her first cookbook this week, Everyday Detox: 100 Easy Recipes to Remove Toxins, Promote Gut Health, and Lose Weight Naturally. I was lucky to be able to review this cookbook before it went to print and I’ve been eagerly anticipating the […]

65 Comments

Gourmet Chia Seed Pudding (from scratch!)

chiaseedpuddingrecipe-8860

Your comments on my Kitchen Quirks story were quite hilarious. They also led to even more funny stories here at home and among our friends and family. I got a text from a friend shortly after posting. “I’m reading your kitchen quirks post aloud to my husband (because he is absolutely nuts about the dishwasher […]

95 Comments

Superfood Crunch Salad with Homemade Balsamic Apple Vinaigrette

kalesaladvegan-4289

This past year was easily my most memorable on record. It started with finding out we were expecting early in January, then it was a move and a several month house renovation (I do not recommend this while pregnant, hah), my first cookbook released in March, September brought the birth of our baby girl, and […]

97 Comments

Raspberry Chia Seed Jam Oat Crumble Squares (Vegan + Gluten-Free)

raspberrychiaseedjamoatsquaresveganglutenfree

A blog reader recently emailed me hoping to see a gluten-free version of an oldie but goodie blog recipe – the popular Healthy Strawberry Oat Bars from way back in 2010. There’s something about this time of the year that makes me crave jam-filled oat crumble squares (or really, any kind of baked good, who […]

193 Comments

Crispy Quinoa Cakes (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Nut-Free)

quinoacakesvegan-8653

All I can say is thank goodness I banked a few recipe posts earlier this summer because my inspiration has been pretty dismal during this kitchen reno. Combine that with the dreaded 3rd tri “preggo brain”, and my recipe mojo just isn’t flowing like it normally does. Then there was that disaster of a crock […]

297 Comments

Easy Carob Almond Freezer Fudge + Frosty Recipe

carobfreezerfudge-9787.jpg

Oh do I have a fun treat for you today. It showcases one of my old favourites – carob. Have you tried carob powder before? The pods of the tropical carob tree contain a sweet pulp which is dried, roasted, and ground into powder form. Carob is caffeine-free and contains antioxidants as well as calcium, […]

158 Comments

21 Vegan Freezer-Friendly Meal/Snack Recipes + My Tips for Freezing

veganfreezerfriendlyrecipes

I’ve had several requests lately for freezer-friendly meal ideas. It must be that time of year! With our little bambino on the way in a couple months, I’ve been making a list of meals I’m going to try to make in advance to stash away in the freezer. It will be a miracle if I […]

156 Comments

Gena’s Hemp Seed Tabouli

hempseedtabouli-9516

Don’t you love when you come across a recipe and it’s made in a way that has never occurred to you before? Culinary discoveries are one of my favourite things about vegan food creation. Before I started experimenting with a plant-based diet, I had no idea there were so many exciting ways to change up […]

54 Comments

Creamy Cherry Pie Fruit Dip with Rainbow Fruit Kabobs

veganfruitdip-8432.jpg

If you’ve ever wanted to fancy-up fresh summer fruit without much fuss, this is your solution. This dip is creamy and luxurious with a hint of cherry-vanilla flavour. Throw some fruit onto a kabob for a special event or just drizzle it onto a bowl of fruit for a quicker option. Heck, it’s even great […]

78 Comments

Page 1 of 1112310...Last »