• Food

    Dark Chocolate Black Bean Avocado Brownies

    Alright everyone.  You might as well stock up on black beans and avocados now because once you’ve tasted these brownies, you’re going to be hooked!  At least I hope so!  What’s better than a ‘healthy’ chocolatey brownie?  They’re peanut free,…

  • Family,  Food

    “L” is for Lunch…Back to School Lunch

    ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year….’ is the song a lot of parents are singing over and over right now as we scramble to get our kids ready for next weeks first day back to school.  For me,…

  • Food

    Zucchini, Tomatoe and Cheese Boats

    Here’s yet another zucchini recipe from yours truly!  This veggie is just so versatile I can’t help but make meals out of it!  Summer is coming to an end soon though, so stay tuned for all things pumpkin in the…

  • Family,  Food

    Kids in the Kitchen

    *Scroll to the bottom for Jack’s Pancake Recipe!   I’ll be the first to admit, having your kids help you cook/teaching them how to cook, can be stressful!  You want to let them help so bad, but you also want…

  • Food

    Oatmeal Zucchini Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Soft Chocolatey Zucchini Goodness These healthy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookies are SO soft and yummy, they’ll soon be one of your new favourite cookie recipes!  Ok, I know I say that about all of them, but these are really…

  • Food

    Cheesy Zucchini Lasagna Roll Ups

    Summer is on the near horizon and that means it’s almost time for everything zucchini! A few years ago I spiraled into a zucchini overload!  Pinterest was bombarded with so many different delicious looking recipes that called for zucchini and…

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    Soft Oatmeal Nutbutter Cookies

    I have a serious sweet tooth, I guess I can blame my Dad for that one.  Just like him, immediately after supper, I ‘need’ to have something sweet.  It’s been a hard habit to break, so I’ve just come to…

  • Food

    Healthy Chocolate Chip Avocado Muffins

    These muffins are a great way to start your day with as a quick and healthy on-the-go breakfast or also can be enjoyed as a mid-day snack.  They’re made without flour, added sugar, and are peanut, tree nut AND dairy…

  • Food

    Southwest Chopped Salad

    Not Your Typical Salad A few years ago, we were having our neighbour friends over for a bbq.  I wanted to make a salad for the get together, but I didn’t want to make the same old Garden or Caesar…