Snacks

Rich and Creamy Spinach Avocado Dip

Rich and Creamy Spinach Avocado Dip

I am so excited to share this vegan spinach and avocado dip recipe!   I actually had it for breakfast one day this week (shhh!).  I used avocado to replace the loads of heavy dairy products found in traditional recipes and the result is still…

Five 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Snacks

Five 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Snacks

Peanut butter, the food of my childhood, how I love you so.   I thought peanut butter deserved it’s own post, one that is simple and uncomplicated, just like my love of peanut butter;  healthy  peanut butter snacks with 3 ingredients or less. Also, I have…

Cranberry-Stuffing Savoury Holiday Cupcakes

Cranberry-Stuffing Savoury Holiday Cupcakes

Whether it is Chrismas or Thanksgiving, stuffing  has always been my absolute favourite part of the traditional holiday feast. Literally I remember filling my plate with so much stuffing my mom would need to remind me to save some for the rest of the family.  This…

Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzel Bark

Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzel Bark

With the first day of December comes the first holiday recipe; vegan chocolate candy cane pretzel bark!  Think of it of as a salted caramel hot chocolate getting together with a peppermint mocha…a chocolaty, heavenly marriage of salty and sweet!  I seriously recommend making this…

Lemon-Blueberry Cornmeal Muffins

Lemon-Blueberry Cornmeal Muffins

It’s the kick-off of the holiday season today: the Toronto Santa Claus Parade + decorating our Christmas Tree.  It was also extremely cold when I woke up with the tiniest bit of snow outside.  All these factors combined I decided some decadent baking was in order!…

Smoky Harvest Apple Chips

Smoky Harvest Apple Chips

This recipe combines sweet and savoury flavors; making it the perfect autumn snack food. The best part is that no dehydrator is necessary! This recipe just requires a bit of time and a regular oven. You simply chop up the apples, season with smoked paprika,…

Strawberry salsa with toasted pita bread

Strawberry salsa with toasted pita bread

Strawberry salsa with toasted pita bread is a tasty summer snack and a fun add on to your party. This strawberry salsa with kiwi and onions gives a fresh and delicious punch to your snack which can be paired with perfectly toasted pita bread.

Reviewing the Best Greens Powders of 2021

Reviewing the Best Greens Powders of 2021

In this article, we’re looking at one of the hottest supplements on the market – super green powder. Supergreen powder, also known as green or greens powder, is a supplement that packs a punch of nutrients into a small, condensed package. We’re looking at the…

10 Best Vegan Yogurts of 2021

10 Best Vegan Yogurts of 2021

Let’s talk about a vegan alternative to a popular snack food – yogurt! As any vegan knows, finding suitable dairy alternatives can be tricky, but there are more extensive options than ever! We’re going to take a look at the top vegan yogurt options, provide…

Best 15 Pea Protein Powders

Best 15 Pea Protein Powders

It’s no secret that being a vegan makes it a lot harder to get certain nutrients in our diets. It’s a tough sacrifice, but it’s a sacrifice worth making. One of the most notorious of these nutrients is protein. With so much protein coming from…

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Armed with a couple of overripe bananas and a few other pantry ingredients, I whipped up these easy vegan banana choc chip cookies. Banana choc chip cookies I used oat flour for these cookies, as it’s my go-to flour…it’s cheap and easy to make your…

Raw chocolate cookies

Raw chocolate cookies

A quick note about the ingredients: I used raw buckwheat, but ideally you’ll want to use activated buckwheat for best digestibility. You can buy activated buckwheat, or you can activate it yourself by soaking overnight and then dehydrating. The dehydrating is optional, but as I…

Lemon Poppyseed Vegan Donuts

Lemon Poppyseed Vegan Donuts

I’m currently hooked on anything lemon-poppyseed flavoured. You may have noticed, I’m not always very creative when it comes to flavourings…usually I just stick with chocolate. So I guess that’s why I’m so excited to branch out and make other flavoured sweets (dare I say…

Raw Lamington Balls

Raw Lamington Balls

Traditionally, lamingtons are squares of sponge cake coated in chocolate and dessicated coconut. Sometimes there’s two layers of sponge stuck together with jam, although in my limited experience of traditional lamington eating, I never came across the jam filled lamingtons personally (I actually haven’t had…

Beet & Apple Healthy Doughnuts

Beet & Apple Healthy Doughnuts

These doughnuts tick so many boxes for me: Vegan Gluten free Refined sugar free Oil free (except for a bit to grease the donut tray) And they contain a vegetable! Yay! The icing is full of beetroot too, and I am in love with the…

Raw Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Raw Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Freshly toasted hot cross buns, smeared with melting butter, paired with a warm glass of chocolate milk. I never did really enjoy that cheap chocolate anyway, especially compared to hot cross buns. However, with the amount of sugar, refined flour, canola oil, and additives in…

Banana Cauliflower Muffins

Banana Cauliflower Muffins

Ok, so on to these banana cauliflower muffins. Yes, still going with this hidden vegetable theme 😀 trust me, you won’t be able to detect cauliflower in these muffins. (Unless you don’t blend it well enough – you might end up with chunks – so…

Raw ANZAC Biscuits

Raw ANZAC Biscuits

25th April is ANZAC Day here in Australia. As the tale goes, ANZAC biscuits were traditionally sent to soldiers by their wives, as the ingredients in these biscuits kept well for long periods of time. Flour, rolled oats, sugar, dessiccated coconut and butter were the…