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Good for you Granola

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Today I present Granola- lightened up!  Often granola is loaded with sugar, and here I’ve taken that down a notch, but I definitely find it sweet enough for me.   This is a recipe perfect for a lazy Sunday morning.  It fills the house with delicious aromas…and you do need to bake it for some time…maybe while watching a movie…

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble

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The strawberry series continues!  I really did enjoy buying an absurd amount of berries.  It inspired a lot of recipes! This is super simple and delicious! Also, you can eat it for breakfast…and if you’re super busy, you can make a bunch, freeze it, and defrost a serving in the fridge the night before for breakfast (that’s how my life…

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Strawberry Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

By | breakfast, chocolate, clean eating, dessert, gluten free, healthy, no bake, recipes, refined sugar free, superfood, Uncategorized, vegan | 3 Comments

A week and a half ago I went strawberry picking for the first time. Together, Cam and I picked a whole bucket.  It didn’t take very long, actually.  This seemed like a lot of stawberries to us, but we saw many people leaving with 2 buckets per person. This $23 bucket got us pretty far.  Since then I made strawberry…

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Mothers Day DIY’s or, How to Become the Favorite Child

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Sunday is Mother’s Day.  Why not make Mom something super delicious? I’m an only child, so I’ve got no competition here, but if you’ve got siblings, I guarantee that making you Mom some of these may put you at the top of her list.  No joke. You might want to make a double batch, though.  Because it might be your…

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Collard Stuffed Cornbread Waffles with Chipotle Syrup

Collard Stuffed Cornbread Waffles with Chipotle Syrup

By | breakfast, clean eating, dark leafy greens, healthy, hidden veggies, superfood, Uncategorized, vegetarian, waffles | No Comments

Okay.  This is one of my favourite brunch recipes ever. Ever.  Around here we’re obsessed with all things sweet, smokey, and spicy.  I’m also a little obsessed with waffles….but these waffles…they hold the best combo of flavours. This recipe came together on Sunday after a trip to the gym–time for well-deserved waffles!  We only wished we had more collard greens…

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Orange Doughnuts, Gluten-free & Guilt-free

Orange Doughnuts, Gluten-free & Guilt-free

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I’m reading Wheat Belly right now, and I have to admit, it’s a little hard to eat wheat at the moment.  That’s fine with me, and just gives me one more excuse to challenge myself with gltuen-free takes on lots of recipes.  Today, doughnuts! These doughnuts don’t leave you wanting anything else, or realizing they’re gluten-free. Orange zest has so…

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Happy Shrove Tuesday! Pancake Roundup Spectacular

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I love pancakes.  If I had to choose, a favorite food, despite my recent waffle addiction, pancakes might be it. But don’t make me choose flavours. There are just too many.  If you didn’t have pancakes this morning, here’s hoping you get pancakes for dinner!  Here are some of my favourites.  And, they’re all shockingly healthy! Okay, maybe the green…

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Superfood Kale Stuffed Zucchini Waffles

By | breakfast, clean eating, recipes, refined sugar free, savory, superfood, Uncategorized, vegetarian, waffles | 2 Comments

If you’re going to sneak veggies into something, go all the way.  I was really inspired by this recipe by Spabettie.  It was one of the reasons I wanted a waffle maker. Did you know that kale is the most nutrient dense food?  Learn to love it. It’s so hearty, that it’s good for stuffing things with, because it really…

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Mango Coconut Waffles with Banana Syrup

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As soon as it’s really winter, it’s time to pretend it’s not.  At least in my kitchen.  While I love eating local, and enjoying the farmer’s markets when they’re on, I also love that we’ve got access to all kinds of produce year round. First snow on the ground meant skating and taking a crazy winter run in a foot…

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Ginger Coconut Creme Brulee/Cheesecake….Cremecake?

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So I’m still working on the title. When in doubt, combine all words involved: Gingcocremecake? Okay, I’m open to naming ideas. But this is soooo creamy and delicious! I brought these to a dinner of 4 people…but made a double batch. My excuse? I had to save some to photograph! There’s your first reason to start a food blog. It’s…

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