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Easy Vegan Cheese Sauce [Nut Free+Oil Free]

Vegan cheese may sound like a strange concept at first. I mean, what makes it “cheese” if it’s not made using cow’s milk right? I was definitely among the confused (and skeptical) when I first heard the words vegan and cheese in the…

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How to Make Homemade Oat Milk [Nut Free]

For anyone looking for a nut free plant milk option, homemade oat milk is for you. We use a lot of almond and cashew milk in our house, but I finally decided to expand our horizons and try something new. Oat milk is…

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How to Make Vegan Parmesan Cheese

Ever wonder what vegans sprinkle on their pasta or pizza? This how to guide on making vegan parmesan cheese is the answer! So simple, so flavourful, so satisfying! Only 4 ingredients required, 2 minutes, and your food processor. Easy, simple, yummy goodness! What…

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How To Make Homemade Tomato Sauce

This is the time of year where you see all the Italians sitting in their garage making homemade tomato sauce. Ever wonder what their secrets are? I’m about to give you a step by step guide, with photos. The secret is out! šŸ™‚…

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Easy Homemade Cashew Milk – 2 Ingredients

I’m not sure why it took me so long to make this, but I’m so glad I finally did. Even my extremely picky toddler happily drank some of this delicious milk before taking his nap today! I actually think he didn’t even notice…

homemade peanut butter in jar

Homemade Peanut Butter – Vitamix

I’m always such a sucker for the Costco road shows. I just can’t help myself. I watch the demonstration, and try the delicious samples, and I just want to buy everything! Well, that’s exactly the story of how I purchased my Vitamix. Except,…

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Brown Rice Flour – The Perfect Gluten Free Alternative!

If you’re avoiding gluten, whether it be for an intolerance, or preference, you may find it difficult to shop at the supermarket. Always reading the labels, checking ingredients, and possible cross contamination. Especially for those with Celiac Disease, purchasing packaged goods is quite…

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Vegan Egg – Chia or Flax Egg Substitute

Looking for a vegan egg option to substitute in your favourite recipes? You can make a flax or chia egg with the below simple instructions. This recipe is a one to one ratio. So use 1 flax or chia egg to replace 1…