Easy Sweet Potato Toast

A few questions rolled through my mind the first time I heard about sweet potato toast.  What? I put this right in my toaster? Are you sure? Is this going to burn my house down? You’re sure I don’t cook it first? Will it be cooked all the way through? Okay but we’re absolutely sure […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Crinkles and Favourite Christmas Songs 

crinkle cookies

The Christmas Countdown is on guys.  I’m flying to my hometown to spend Christmas with my family this morning.  G and the pups are unfortunately staying here (G’s work travel schedule is crazy).  Even though I spent all day yesterday running around, scheduling my day down to the last minute, I knew I wanted to […]

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Sweet Summer Berry Crisp

Sweet Summer Berry Crisp Recipe

Blueberry crisp is like a big bowl of nostalgia for me.   Growing up, my mom made sure we were eating the healthiest foods at every meal.  That included dessert.  I loved helping her make this because it was simple, fast, and delicious.  We mostly made this with strictly blueberries but I LOVE the mixture […]

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Cool, refreshing, nutritious and delicious.  The citrus provides a tart tone, berries add a sugary sweetness and the basil doles out a pinch of piquant.  Flavor combinations are endless and I was inspired by my most recent trip to the Farmer’s Market for the Basil-Berry, and Citrus-Berry pairings. Makes: 4 Popsicles What You’ll Need: Juice […]

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Presto Pesto

Pesto is one of those foods I told myself “it wasn’t worth making at home.” It was just so easy to buy the little jar and it lasts forever (or rather; used once and never to be seen again until it’s eventually recovered from the recesses of the fridge during a clean out). Rinse and repeat.  Who […]

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Free Printable- Meal Planner

No matter how many electronic calendars and organizers I try, I always go back to good old-fashioned paper.  Whether it’s making lists, scheduling appointments, jotting down a quick note or meal planning.  There’s something about writing it all out that just resonates with me.  I feel like I can retain the information better and I […]

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Summer Veggie and Chickpea Salad

Summer Veggie & Chickpea Salad Recipe

With summer right around the corner, I can’t help but crave some refreshing and savoury salads.  This one is light, creamy, fresh and filling.  One of my favourites for sure.  It keeps well in the fridge few days so it’s a fantastic make-ahead meal. Makes: 5 servings Serving Size: 1 ¼ cup (approx.) What You’ll […]

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