Tag Archives: 12+ months

Salted Coconut Cashew Clusters

Salty meets sweet in these delectable salted coconut cashew clusters, made with a combination of wholesome, raw ingredients. Treat your loved ones to these decadent morsels on Valentine’s Day – or any day for that matter! Valentine’s Day is that one day when we can give ourselves permission to indulge in just about every sweet treat …

Ginger Turmeric Fried Rice Bowl

This ginger turmeric fried rice bowl is a comforting winter meal, with its rich and earthy flavours. A healthy rice bowl that’s easy to prepare and loaded with anti-inflammatory ingredients. Healthy rice bowls are my favourite comfort food, and this recipe is a super healthy variation of traditional fried rice. Large batches of rice and …

Cheeseburger Burrito Wraps

These cheeseburger burrito wraps will satisfy your craving for a burger and Mexican food, all in one pocket of deliciousness. This weeknight meal is easy and quick to prepare and is sure to be a staple in your recipe repertoire. There’s a long story behind the creation of these cheeseburger burritos wraps, but I’ll try …

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Crispy Treats

Healthy peanut butter pumpkin crispy treats that only require 5 ingredients to prepare. This gluten-free bars are 100% vegan, and also kid-friendly! This recipe is a STAPLE in my kitchen. You can enjoy these as a mid-afternoon snack, a skinny (or least skinnier than most) dessert, and a sweet fix in the morning for breakfast. My …

Vegan Peanut Butter Sesame Cookies

Chocolate and sesame. They’re a match made in culinary heaven, which affirms that these vegan peanut butter sesame cookies taste just like heaven. Crumbly, light, decadent, and the perfect combination of savoury-sweet. Two months of living la dolce vita every summer in Italy makes it easy to adapt the traditional Italian way of life. And no Italian life …

Nut-Free Coconut Lemon Snowballs

Energy balls are the perfect portable snack-healthy, easy and quick to make, and just as decadent as traditional desserts. They are almost impossible to mess up, require limited effort and time to prepare (literally less than 10 minutes), and they’re small enough that you can indulge without feeling guilty. Before you precipitously assume that these snowballs …

Roasted Eggplant Couscous Salad

This warm roasted eggplant couscous salad is packed with Mediterranean flavours, from pine nuts and kalamata olives, to cumin, dill, and tangy feta cheese. It’s perfect as a clean eating side dish for barbecued meats, or can be enjoyed as a vegetarian one-bowl meal all on its own. The vegetables in our garden are dwindling, …

Antipasto Pasta Salad

This is the perfect party pasta salad. It combines all the flavours of an authentic Mediterranean antipasto platter-feta cheese, artichokes, roasted red peppers, basil, olives, capers, and cherry tomatoes, and more. Pasta salads make great take-along meals to barbecues or potlucks since they can be prepared in advance, and maintain their texture and flavour for …

Green Beans in Spicy Tomato Sauce

Greens beans in spicy tomato sauce is a classic Italian side dish, delicious with roasted or grilled meats, or served on its own as a light meal. Greens beans have a bad reputation, especially when it comes to kids, most likely due to the fact that they are often prepared the wrong way-boiled and served …