Great Granny’s Never-Fail Pancakes

My mom has always made the best blueberry pancakes. Growing up, I’d overdose on them nearly every weekend. If I had to give my childhood a flavour, it might be these pancakes. The original recipe is from my great granny Leila. She … Continued

Baked Avocado Fries

I remember the first time I saw avocado fries on a menu…I couldn’t believe my eyes. Avocado in fry form?! It sounded too good to be true!! Although, I couldn’t understand how they could possibly get crispy on the outside … Continued

Homemade Chocolate

On many an evening, while sitting on my couch craving something sweet, this recipe has saved me. It is so, so so easy…and equally delicious. All you need is cocoa or cacao powder, coconut oil and a liquid sweetener (preferably maple … Continued

Lemony Roasted Potato and Avocado Salad

Avocados are nature’s butter, minus the saturated fat and cholesterol. They can immediately take a dish from ‘good’ to ‘amazing‘. That’s the story with this salad. These Greek-inspired potatoes are my absolute favourite, but paired with extra-large cubes of ripe avocado, … Continued

Blue Coconut Ice Cream

A few weeks ago I walked into The Juicery Co. for lunch and walked out with a bottle of E3Live’s Blue Majik. This sparkly blue powder is an extract of spirulina, a heavy-duty superfood said to relieve physical discomfort. The adult … Continued

Cashew Macadamia Nut Cheese

The other day while scrolling Instagram, I stumbled across a delicious looking macadamia nut cheese recipe from @datesandavocados. I’d never tried one of her recipes before, but this nut cheese just looked so good. I had to try it! Calling for … Continued

Chocolate Mint Superfood Smoothie with Avocado

“Chocolate comes from cocoa, which is a tree. That makes it a plant. Chocolate is salad,” – unknown So true…right? This excellent quote applies well to this month’s avocado recipe because March is Dieticians of Canada’s Nutrition Month. And this Chocolate Mint Superfood Smoothie, … Continued

Peanut Butter Fudge Puffed Rice Bars

When it comes to dessert, I have pretty good self-control. I’m usually able to eat ‘one’, and leave it at that. Except when it comes to these bars. I’m pretty sure I’ve gained at least five pounds over the past two … Continued

Mint Basil Guacamole

Is guacamole the most popular / easy-to-make appetizer ever? I think so! It’s hard to mess up because avocado is so gosh darn delicious on its own. On Super Bowl Sunday, why don’t you mix it up with some new flavours? This twist … Continued