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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Caesar Salad Dressing – Oil Based

There is nothing better than a crisp salad on a hot summer night! Today I share with you a recipe for an easy eggless caesar salad dressing. Sometimes people feel nervous about preparing and serving a salad dressing made with raw eggs - especially if the salad is going to be enjoyed at a party [...]

By |2020-07-22T15:39:33-04:00June 24th, 2014|Appetizer|0 Comments

Chickpea and Cauliflower Curry

Cauliflower Curry Curry contains tumeric, a spice that contains the anti-inflammatory antioxidant, curcumin. Curcumin has been shown to boost memory and stimulate the production of new brain cells, a process called as neurogenesis. This dish is tasty and filling and not too spicy at all! 1 tbsp grape seed oil1 medium [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:32:28-04:00June 12th, 2014|Entree|0 Comments

Amy’s Apple Crisp

  Amy's Apple Crisp There is nothing like the aroma of apple crisp filling the house on a cool fall day! Apples are locally grown and rich in vitamin C, fibre and antioxidants. As they say, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away!" 6 apples (peeled & sliced)1 tsp cinnamon (sprinkled)3 cups rolled oats [...]

By |2020-05-07T22:23:48-04:00June 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Susan’s Gluten Free Flour Mix

Susan's Gluten Free Flour Mix I was gifted this recipe by a good friend when I was looking for a gluten free flour mix that was both easy to work with and cost effective. I have much success when using the recipe in place of regular white flour. Substitute it in a ratio of 1:1 [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:33:11-04:00June 12th, 2014|Misc|2 Comments

Gluten Free Pizza Muffins

  Gluten Free Pizza Muffins These are a great go to for packing lunches. They freeze well and taste good at room temperature or warmed. My oldest boy gets excited when he sees the makings of these muffins! These are easy to make vegan by swapping out the eggs for 2 tbsp ground flaxseed and [...]

By |2020-05-07T21:56:37-04:00June 12th, 2014|Snack|2 Comments

Gluten Free & Dairy Free Brownies

  Gluten Free & Dairy Free Brownies Warm & gooey brownies need not be a distant memory if you are gluten free or vegetarian. These rich & moist brownies are a crowd pleaser every time. Serve warm for best results. 3/4 cup canola oil3/4 cup honey, raw1 1/4 cup rice milk1/4 cup flaxseed (ground)2 tsp [...]

By |2020-05-12T11:54:21-04:00June 12th, 2014|Snack|2 Comments

Chocolate Chip & Chickpea Cookies

Chocolate Chickpea Cookies 1 cup butter (softened)3/4 cup raw sugar2 tbsp flax seeds (ground)6 tbsp water (warm)2 tsp vanilla (extract)2 cups light spelt flour3/4 cup oats (old fashioned)1 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp sea salt1 1/2 cups chocolate chips1 15 oz. can chickpeas (drained, rinsed & run through a food processor or blender) Preheat the oven [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:33:38-04:00June 12th, 2014|Snack|3 Comments

Lesley’s Lime Chicken

Lesley's Lime Chicken Chicken & lime just go so well together! This is a quick and easy meal that is sure to please! 1 tbsp coconut oil2 chicken breasts (cubed)1 tsp sea salt1 clove garlic (minced)1 tsp thyme1 tsp paprika1/2 cup organic broth (vegetable or chicken)1 lime (squeezed) [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:33:29-04:00June 12th, 2014|Entree, Uncategorized|0 Comments

BBQ Marinade

BBQ Marinade Well it looks like BBQ season is in full swing! There are few smells as mouth watering as a grill all fired up and ready to go. This is a simple and tasty marinade recipe that is sure to be a hit at your next BBQ! 1/2 cup soya sauce or gluten free [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:33:22-04:00June 12th, 2014|Misc|1 Comment

Dad’s Nacho Dip

  Dad's Nacho Dip I'll be making this dip this weekend in honour of my dad. This was one of his favourites! This is the first Father's Day since he passed away. He would have been sure to have enjoyed a 'cold one,' with it too! 1 package cream cheese (regular)1/2 -3/4 cup Greek yogurt1 [...]

By |2020-05-08T10:59:22-04:00June 12th, 2014|Appetizer|2 Comments
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