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42 Immune-Boosting Recipes E-Book…VEGAN!

42 Immune-Boosting Recipes E-Book…VEGAN!

Hi there.  These recipes were selected especially to help strengthen your immune system.  Delicious and nutrient dense, you’ll be building your immune system while enjoying precious time with your family cooking from scratch.  If you have questions, please contact me.  These recipes will be free to […]

42 Immune-Boosting Recipes E-Book

42 Immune-Boosting Recipes E-Book

Hi there! The recipes in this E-book were selected especially to help strengthen your immune system.  Delicious and nutrient dense, you’ll be building your immune system while enjoying precious time with your family cooking from scratch.  Any questions, please contact me.  This will be a free […]

Morning Moon Bites

Morning Moon Bites

  You’ve tried everything:  valerian root, melatonin, GABA, passionflower, lemon balm, milk and honey and prescription medications but nothing is getting to the root of your bout with insomnia.  With modern stressors, poor eating habits and a disruption of our circadian rhythm due to excess […]

Sweet Potato Chocolate Pudding

Sweet Potato Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate?  Healthy for my body?  Yessirree!  Well, let’s talk about what’s healthy about cacao first before you jump on over to the nearest gas station and start loading up on Kit Kat 2 for 1 deals.   The first important thing to know is that a […]

Trail Mix 2.0

Trail Mix 2.0

As a kid, I always enjoyed a couple of handfuls of trail mix as I headed to skating practice.  That was many decades ago when peanuts were welcome at school along with almonds and walnuts.  At that time, even M&Ms seemed to be an acceptable […]

Grain-Free Grass-Fed Butter Cookies

Grain-Free Grass-Fed Butter Cookies

Ever since I found out my daughter had a mild sensitivity to dairy, butter has been literally off the table.  I felt really bad doing so because many times she’s remarked with a big smile on her face that butter is her favorite food.  And […]

Apricot Crisp

Apricot Crisp

Oh oh, another green banana flour recipe. Definitely not a bad thing to be obsessed with.  Plus it’s gluten-free!  Make sure the oats are labeled as such when you buy them since cross-contamination can occur in factories also handling wheat and other gluten-containing products.  This […]

Green Banana Coconut Cake

Green Banana Coconut Cake

Anytime I see a product or ingredient touted as having the power to improve sleep, I’m on it quicker than you can say “goodnight.” I’m featuring a few ingredients in this recipe that do just that.  I’ve subtitled this recipe “sleepy-time cake” even though it […]

Mock Yogurt Parfait

Mock Yogurt Parfait

I think I’m going to have a breakdown if I see another sugary breakfast cereal being marketed to children.  Canadian Supermarkets, along with the tv ads, are very keen on promoting the unhealthy ones and do so at a greater rate than healthier options too. […]

Chocolate Banana Walnut Loaf

Chocolate Banana Walnut Loaf

This absolutely delicious and healthy loaf was inspired by “Chocolate Banana Bread” from The Healthy Coconut Flour Cookbook by Erica Kerwien.  Thank you so much to Erica because this has been a huge hit at my house with my daughter and husband.  It’s a special […]