Category Archives: Nutrition

Cocoa Avocado Pudding

Cocoa Avocado Pudding

I hate wasting food and it seems like avocados are the hardest thing to use up in a hurry. I swear, one day they are hard as a rock and the next day they are brown mush! If you’ve got some laying around that need to be used up my two go-to recipes are either […]

Morning Ritual – Green Smoothie

I’ve recently developed a new morning ritual and I’m wondering why I didn’t start it sooner! A green smoothie in the mornings is the perfect way to start your day off with a healthy dose of nutrients. It will leave you feeling energized, refreshed and ready to take on the day!

Healthy Slow Cooker Minestrone

slow cooker minestrone

This slow cooker minestrone is hands down one of the easiest soups I’ve made! Using the slow cooker is a huge time-saver plus you can pretty much add in any seasonal veggies you have on hand. The pasta makes this a hearty dish which is satisfying and perfect for pairing with a fresh salad!

Homemade Veggie Ground

homemade veggie ground

Many store bought veggie grounds can contain unwanted ingredients such as artificial flavours and colourings, MSG, emulsifiers and thickening agents, including nitrosamine, which is a carcinogen. Eww! So when you are looking for a meat alternative there’s no better option than whipping up your own homemade veggie ground!