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When you’re feeling snacky!

slow cooker baked beans in serving dish

Slow Cooker Baked Beans (You won’t miss the meat!)

Despite it’s name, these baked beans are slowly cooked in a crock pot or slow cooker. The slow cooking process allows the beans to really absorb all the delicious flavours and spices. These slow cooker baked beans were a huge hit for my…

Baked Zucchini Tater Tots dipped in ketchup

Baked Zucchini Tater Tots [V+GF]

These kid approved, baked zucchini tater tots have a hidden ingredient. But I promise your little ones will never notice! Not only did I add some zucchini for additional vitamins and nutrients, but these tater tots are baked, making them a perfectly healthy…

baked beet chips with sour cream

Baked Beet Chips with Cashew Cream

Craving a salty snack? Give these baked beet chips a try. They are low in calories, but packed in nutrients, making it a perfect go to snack. Beets pack an impressive punch. They are nutritionally dense, containing calcium, iron, protein and fiber. Some…

roasted butternut squash in tray

Roasted Butternut Squash

Need a change from roasted potatoes? Did you know that butternut squash has more potassium than a banana? Not to mention the other health benefits. Some of which include a heaping supply of fiber, Vitamin A, and other key nutrients. Try this roasted…

Coconut Lime Quinoa in two bowls with lime wedges and cilatntro garnish

Coconut Lime Quinoa [V+GF+Oil Free]

Need a quick side to add to your meal? This coconut lime quinoa is ready in under 20 minutes, from start to finish! Packed with protein and fiber, quinoa not only offers tons of nutrients, but it is versatile and tastes great. Combine…

eggless frittata muffins sliced

Allergen Friendly Eggless Frittata Muffins

Here’s a healthy and delicious make ahead breakfast option for you! These eggless frittata muffins look and taste like real egg muffins, but contain zero eggs! The perfect option to steer clear from common allergens. Is it just me, or do you also…

granola bars

Super Yummy Homemade Granola Bars

Make these homemade granola bars on the weekend for an easy make ahead breakfast option to keep you going throughout your busy work week. These bars are packed with protein, and super easy to make. They will give you the energy you need…

sweet potato fries on platter with dijonaise dipping sauce

Sweet Potato Fries – Baked not Fried!

Sweet potato fries are my favourite side to almost any meal. They’re crispy and delicious, and perfectly compliment burgers of any kind. Try them with these Vegan “Chicken” Burgers for an at home pub night on a meatless Monday! To make my fries,…

baked plantain chips on serving dish

Sweet & Spicy Baked Plantain Chips

Sweet & spicy baked plantain chips are the perfect side to go with your favourite burger. Or eat them on their own as an appetizer. So delicious and crispy, offering hints of sweetness from your ripe plantains and maple syrup, combined with spicy Sriracha…

vegan nachos

Vegan Nachos – Easy & Gluten Free

So last night my family and I were feeling “snacky” and decided to make vegan nachos. This is what we came up with, with the ingredients we had on hand. Let’s just say, we’ll be doing this again! Probably soon! So much YUM!!…