If you’re tired of making the same old vegetables, add this oven roasted okra to your repertoire of easy vegetable side dishes.
These chocolate filled strawberries are a simple, refined sugar free treat for Valentine’s Day, date nights, or any other special occasion. They’re the perfect dairy free (and vegan) addition to any sweet table.
These vegan hasselback sweet potatoes are a delicious gluten free side dish perfect for Christmas, Thanksgiving, or any other festive occasion. They’re easy to make and are ideal for entertaining, but they also work well alongside a simple meal with no special occasion required.
Date paste is a delicious refined sugar substitute, perfect for sweetening cakes, muffins, and other nutritious treats. Dates are full of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, fiber, and provide a source of quick and convenient yet long lasting energy. Baking with date paste Cooking and baking with date paste is an easy way to eliminate refined sugar
This paleo, dairy free, and gluten free fruit cake is a great addition to a Christmas dessert table. It’s perfect for dessert at holiday parties and potlucks, yet it’s nutritious enough to eat for breakfast or as a snack during the holiday season or year round. Main Ingredients In Gluten Free Fruit Cake I opted
This dairy free cashew alfredo sauce is rich, velvety, and perfect tossed with gluten free fettuccine noodles. If you’re craving vegan comfort food in the form of a creamy pasta dish, this recipe fits the bill. Main ingredients in this cashew alfredo sauce Instead of using butter and cream like traditional alfredo sauces do, this
This pesto quinoa is rich, satisfying, and so easy to make. It’s the next best thing to eating a bowl of pesto pasta, and it’s perfect if you’re trying to reduce your pasta consumption and up your intake of more nutrient dense grains. Quinoa is rich in magnesium, high in plant based protein and fibre,
This paleo butternut squash soup is full of flavour and has a rich and creamy consistency. It’s spiced with fresh ginger and garlic, which compliment the sweetness of the butternut squash. In addition to being paleo diet friendly, gluten free, dairy free, and vegan, this soup is also oil free and refined sugar free. It’s
These vegan pumpkin brownies taste just as you’d imagine: like a cross between pumpkin pie and chocolate brownies. This treat is perfect if you’re craving fall flavours. These brownies would make a great addition to a vegan Thanksgiving or Halloween party sweet table. They’re equal parts chocolaty and pumpkin spicy and they also happen to
This vegan cream of cauliflower soup is perfect when you’re craving a rich, creamy, velvety plant-based soup. This soup is hearty and filling – basically a meal in and of itself. This soup is ideal for meal prepping. Make a double batch and reheat the leftovers all week long for easy dinner or lunches. Main
These easy paleo pumpkin muffins are a nutritious snack that will surely satisfy any pumpkin spice cravings. These muffins are gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free, and grain free. They’re freezer friendly, so go ahead and bake an extra batch if you like to have a stash ready for those times when you want
This vegan butternut squash risotto is for those of you who are too overwhelmed (by life in modern times?) to stand over a hot stove and stir for half an hour. This easy risotto isn’t made in the traditional way, but it still turned out delicious. This dish is pure comfort food and makes for
This gluten free vegan apple crumble is a cozy dessert recipe that’s perfect for fall. It’s delicious on its own but even better topped with a scoop of vegan vanilla ice cream for an extra special treat. This recipe would be perfect as a vegan Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert but works equally well year round.
These paleo apple muffins are spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg, and vanilla. They’re heavy on the apples (as any good apple muffin should be, in my opinion). They taste like apple pie in muffin form and are perfect for breakfast or snack (but sweet and satisfying enough to be eaten for dessert too). Main ingredients in
This gluten free, vegan sweet potato casserole hits the spot when you’re craving something warm, cozy, and substantial. It’s perfect as a plant-based side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner. Main ingredients in this vegan sweet potato casserole The star of this casserole is the crispy, crumbly topping made from fresh sage leaves, chives, garlic,
These gluten free savory muffins are flavoured with rosemary, garlic and Parmesan cheese. They’re an easy and tasty grain free option for breakfast or snack time. These muffins contain plenty of cauliflower so they’re a great way to sneak in some hidden vegetables, which is particularly useful if you’ve got picky kids. Main Ingredients In
This gluten free berry crisp is easy to make and delicious served with or without a scoop of ice cream melting on top. It’s perfect in the summertime (or whenever you’ve got plenty of fresh berries on hand). Main ingredients in this gluten free berry crisp This berry crisp recipe calls for cassava flour instead
This balsamic roasted asparagus is an easy and nutritious side dish that I’ll be cooking regularly during asparagus season. This asparagus dish is simple, quick, and requires just a few pantry staples and some fresh asparagus. If you’re making this recipe in the summertime and you’d prefer to keep the house cool and avoid turning
This peanut butter chocolate no churn ice cream is a delicious and more nutrient dense version of the classic frozen treat. It’s sweetened with raw honey and made with milk, cocoa powder and natural peanut butter. It has just the right amount of salt to give this dessert a nice balance of sweet and salty.
These paleo blueberry banana muffins combine the fresh summery flavour of blueberry muffins with the warm coziness of banana bread. These muffins are refined sugar free, dairy fee, and gluten free too. They make a nutritious and easy breakfast, snack or treat. Main ingredients in these paleo blueberry banana muffins I love the combination of
This vegan green goddess dressing really is aptly named (it’s very green and tastes like food of the gods). It’s deliciously herbaceous from the fresh basil, tarragon, parsley and chives. It’s rich and creamy from the avocado, and it’s refreshingly zingy from the fresh lemon juice. And I love that it can be used interchangeably
This baby kale salad is an easy and delicious way to get your greens in. It’s perfect for entertaining or as a side salad on a busy weeknight, since it’s so quick and easy to throw together. The sweet balsamic vinaigrette has just the right balance of sweet, tangy, and savoury. Baby Kale Salad –
These grain free banana muffins are paleo diet friendly, gluten free, dairy free, and refined sugar free. They’re easy to make and are perfect for a nutritious breakfast or snack. These muffins have a light and cakey texture and they’re just sweet enough to entice a picky kid. Grain Free Banana Muffins – Main Ingredients
These paleo cranberry muffins are such a satisfying combination of sweet and tart. They’re lightly spiced with cinnamon, vanilla and orange zest which compliment the juicy bursts of sourness from the cranberries. In addition to being paleo diet friendly, these paleo cranberry muffins are gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free and grain free. They’re
This blackberry bread has just the right amount of sweetness to satisfy a dessert craving, but it also makes a great breakfast or snack. Plus it happens to be gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free and paleo diet friendly. I absolutely love blackberries for their sweet (but not too sweet) flavour, their deep rich
These gluten free peach muffins are paleo diet friendly, grain free, dairy free, and refined sugar free. They’re sweetened with date paste so these muffins are perfect if you’re trying to reduce added sugars in your diet. Gluten Free Peach Muffins – Main Ingredients Date paste adds a lovely caramely flavour to this recipe which
These paleo chocolate muffins are my favourite afternoon snack as of late. They’re perfect for a nutritious on-the-go breakfast yet they’re decadent enough to satisfy a dessert craving. These tasty muffins are also gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free, and grain free. These muffins aren’t overly sweet, yet they’re totally satisfying. They taste like a
This paleo lemon cake is one of my favourite treats that works equally well as a dessert, snack or breakfast. It’s gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free and grain free, so it’s perfect if you have to accommodate various dietary restrictions. This cake turned out delicious and is so quick and easy to make.