Recipes

Easy Shrimp Bruschetta Toasts

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Easy and delicious. To me, that’s the name of the game when it comes to pretty much any meal of the day. If its complicated or is too many ingredients, I’m rarely motivated to try it. These easy shrimp bruchetta toasts are a perfect example of simple; yet elegant and flavorful. These toasts make a […]

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Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps

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Spring is finally here! What a brutal winter that was…for everyone across the country! I can’t remember the last time we had snow so frequently in Vancouver. Glad its over! With the beautiful weather we’ve been having lately, I wanted to make something fresh and light, and tasty, of course. I made this in about […]

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Low Carb Sausage and Cabbage Stew (Instant Pot or Stove Top)

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  I’m still having success using my Instant Pot. Meals like these come together very quickly and I love how you can just set it and forget it. The saute option within the Instant Pot was a big selling feature for me, as you develop so much flavor being able to brown it first. This […]

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Healthy Homemade Fruit Gummies

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  I love when kids snacks are cute and can be made healthier. I mean, what kid doesn’t like gummies?! Mine are no exception. Anything sweet and gummy-like that contains fruit or anything sweet seems to be a big hit!  This recipe is so versatile, and you could use any kind of fruit your kids […]

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Healthy Turkey Bolognese

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  Not only is this healthy turkey bolognese easy, its also quick. You can get this on the table in the same amount of time it takes to cook the pasta. If you have a bit more time, its even better when its had extra time to simmer. But sometimes, during the week, getting something […]

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Healthier Nanaimo Bars

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Is it ever a bad idea when there’s chocolate?! These Healthier Nanaimo Bars are pretty darn close to the original, as I was having a craving for them post-Christmas. All the same flavors are there…the graham cracker/coconut/chocolate base in addition to the creamy custard middle layer and the rich chocolate on top. Traditional Nanaimo Bars […]

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