Guilt-free Brownies with Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Looking for that chocolate hit without the added sugar? This recipe does not leave you missing that rich decadent flavour we all look for in a brownie. Topped with a rich mousse makes this the perfect dessert. Ingredients: 1 cup almonds 1/2 cup walnuts 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1/3 cup flour 1/2 tsp espresso powderContinue reading “Guilt-free Brownies with Chocolate Avocado Mousse”

Banana Chocolate Oat Snacking Squares

Naturally sweetened with dates and banana, high in fibre, chewy, and decadent! These snacking squares are perfect to curb sugar cravings and mid-day hunger. Ingredients 1/2 cup dates (I soaked in warm water for 10 min) 1 ripe banana 2 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp veg oil 1 flax egg (1 tbsp ground flax mixedContinue reading “Banana Chocolate Oat Snacking Squares”

Vegan Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate chip banana bread will forever remind me of my childhood. Now I can enjoy it again being vegan!! I’ve tested many different versions of this recipe, and finally I think this one is best. My favourite way to eat it is warmed with a little butter! Enjoy 🙂 Ingredients: 3-4 ripe bananas 1/4 cupContinue reading “Vegan Chocolate Chip Banana Bread”

Peppermint Mocha Crinkle Cookies

It’s time to bake uncontrollable amounts of vegan goodies! First recipe are these double chocolate peppermint cookies! They’re so moist and gooey I’m obsessed with them. Thank god the recipe makes a lot because you’re guaranteed to eat minimum 4 before they make it off the tray. Enjoy!! Ingredients (18-22) 2 tbsp ground chia/flax withContinue reading “Peppermint Mocha Crinkle Cookies”

Stuffed Peppers

Summer is near, and the perfect meal to celebrate are these colourful stuffed peppers. Roasted peppers always remind me of summer barbecues as they are a staple! They’re rich in flavour and super easy to prepare. These peppers are packed with nutrients from the protein in lentils, antioxidants in the spices, and so on.. Enjoy!!Continue reading “Stuffed Peppers”

Roasted Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

It’s almost fall!! The air is getting cooler and what better way to get cozy than a big bowl of soup. Fall food is my absolute favourite from roasted veggies, stews, soups, and more. This soup was one I created when I only had a short amount of time to get ready and needed lunch.Continue reading “Roasted Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup”

Lentil Meatballs with Tofu Ricotta

Working at an Italian restaurant is so hard cause everything looks amazing but it’s loaded with cheese and meat!! Decided to make my own version of a not-so-traditional Italian dish but still super delicious. Ingredients: Meatballs: 1 can lentils 1 tbsp olive oil 1/2 onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 1/2 tbsp tomato pasteContinue reading “Lentil Meatballs with Tofu Ricotta”

Fluffy Cinnamon Spelt Pancakes

What better way to start off your day then warm, fluffy pancakes! These cinnamon spelt pancakes are filled with extra fibre from the spelt and flax. They also contain a good amount of protein from the soy milk. They’ll give you just the amount of energy you need to start your day! Ingredients (makes 6):Continue reading “Fluffy Cinnamon Spelt Pancakes”

Raspberry Cheesecake Brownie Bars

Raw vegan cheesecakes are the best for a summer treat. I paired this one with my favourite raw brownie recipe! This dessert is chalk full of nutrients from the nuts, raw cacao, and of course raspberries. Check out the write up I did about health benefits of raspberries on Toronto Vegetarian Association. Ingredients: (Brownie Layer)Continue reading “Raspberry Cheesecake Brownie Bars”

Garlic and Artichoke Burgers

The month of May is peek season for Artichoke harvest! I wanted to get creative with artichokes since they’re usually only seen in a dip or eaten on its own. This recipe is so tasty and full of nutritional benefits! Check out the write up I did about artichokes on Toronto Vegetarian Association’s website EnjoyContinue reading “Garlic and Artichoke Burgers”