Healthy + Delicious Cookies (Free of Refined Sugar)

Healthy + Delicious Cookies (Free of Refined Sugar)

I’ve been on a sugar-free journey. It’s been over 3 months since I’ve had refined sugar and I’m delighted with my success so far. A while ago, my parents were babysitting my girls. Apparently in the middle of dinner, my 7-year-old piped up and...
The Deliberate Dad? A Guest Post!

The Deliberate Dad? A Guest Post!

Well everyone… today is my 40th birthday! Yay for me! I’m entering a new decade! Today I have a special treat for you. My husband is sharing a comical spin on a recipe that he likes to make. I had a tough time proofreading this because I was laughing so...
Outstanding Homemade Iced Tea

Outstanding Homemade Iced Tea

When you’re tired of drinking water, what are your options for a clean eating diet? Try this homemade iced tea using honey instead of white sugar.This clean eating recipe is so delicious and easy to make!

How to Make a Watermelon Cake

How to Make a Watermelon Cake

This watermelon cake recipe is simple, healthy, and beautiful. This is a no bake cake and is a dairy free recipe! It’s great for anyone with food allergies, and is perfect for the summer birthday party or special occasion which requires cake.

A Hug From Meg (Mummy’s Favourite Fish Pie)

A Hug From Meg (Mummy’s Favourite Fish Pie)

Hi there, my name is Meg and I am humbled to be here today from meg-made. I am here to give Jennifer a hug If I could give her a real hug, I would.If I could send Jennifer a real batch of cookies or a real pie, I would. But…I’m in London.And so last night...
Clean Eating Granola Bar Recipe

Clean Eating Granola Bar Recipe

  As I mentioned a while ago, one of my goals this year to have my family eating more “clean” and natural foods. The biggest challenge has been to have more variety for our snacks. So I researched and experimented and have finally come up with a...
Creative Fruit Basket Recipes

Creative Fruit Basket Recipes

Nothing says, “I care and enjoy thy bounty” like a personalized gift basket.  My wonderful Aunt Janice did just that this past Christmas, ordering me a Fruit Basket from Shari’s Berries, which means fresh fruit will be arriving at my doorstep each month...
The Coldbuster Tea

The Coldbuster Tea

I recently discovered the Starbucks Secret Menu website thanks to my dear blogging friend, Susannah from Simple Moments Stick. While poking around their website I found the big kahuna of cold busting drinks. Yes, I’ve been fighting and have pretty much almost...
Gluten Free Oatmeal Banana Cookies

Gluten Free Oatmeal Banana Cookies

I love cookies! Last week I had a craving for cookies but I didn’t want all the calories that go with it. I suddenly recalled the pancake recipe I made last May. I used that foundation to experiment with making this healthy, low calorie, gluten free, oatmeal and...
An Easy and Delicious Sangria Recipe!

An Easy and Delicious Sangria Recipe!

Every summer I look forward to my favourite alcoholic beverage… sangria! This wonderful drink is a great way to use leftover or poor tasting red wine. This recipe uses red wine (the cheapest stuff will do) and brandy. You can drink it after letting it sit in the...
Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Maybe it’s the French blood pulsing through my veins but I love lavender. The colour, the fragrance, and the promise of calmness simply by smelling it, makes it pretty much the perfect blossom. This year I’m growing lavender in my garden. As I Googled the...
Homemade Iced Capps

Homemade Iced Capps

Tim Hortons’ Iced Capps… I dream of them all winter, and then I drink them up all summer. This addiction can be a little expensive, so I did some research (and experimentation), which led to the perfect recipe for homemade Iced Capps! Check out this...
5 Ingredient, Gluten-Free, Clean Eating Pancake Recipe

5 Ingredient, Gluten-Free, Clean Eating Pancake Recipe

  Pancakes. Just the thought of them induces a child-like bliss. Envisioning a stack of pancakes instantly gives me a warm, fuzzy feeling! I recently stumbled across a three-ingredient pancake and decided to make an even healthier version of it. This recipe makes...
3 Metabolism Boosting Drinks

3 Metabolism Boosting Drinks

A couple weeks ago, I shared with you how I have been drinking Dr. Oz’s metabolism boosting drink. I stumbled across a few more metabolism boosting drinks and I have been making them as well. I found some really cute 1 L glass jugs and purchased them for only $3...
Our New Favourite Snack: Lettuce Wraps

Our New Favourite Snack: Lettuce Wraps

For the past month I have made an effort to take better care of myself. This wasn’t a New Year’s resolution (I don’t like resolutions) but rather a lifestyle change. God gave me a healthy, functioning body, and I felt it was...