Recipes

Welcome to my kitchen… cozy, warm and full of love! Every mom has a repertoire of favourite recipes. I would like to share some of my family favourites!

Favourite Recipes:


 

These no bake, 3 ingredient energy balls are delicious and nutritious! Eat these when you're craving sugary sweet snacks and your cravings will be satisfied. Perfect for the sugar-free diet!

No Bake 3 Ingredient Energy Balls

When I got the call from the doctor's office, my anxiety spiked. They wanted me to come in to discuss my blood work. Of course, the earliest I could get an appointment was the following afternoon. I admit, my brain ...
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Wow Your Guests! A Complete (and Amazing) Easter Dinner

Spring is in the air! Can you feel it? This is the time of year for energy, excitement, and Easter! Whether you're hosting your first or fortieth Easter dinner, it helps to start planning ahead of time. Moms are busy enough, ...
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I must make this! Do you remember Cuban Lunch from the 80's? Check out this fabulous copycat Cuban Lunch knock off recipe! Easy to make and delicious!

Do You Remember? The BEST Chocolate Bar… Cuban Lunch!

My husband and I have a game we like to play... it's called: Reminiscing about the Good Old Days. We jog each others' memories about things we recall from our childhoods and we get excited when the other person remembers ...
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Is menu planning a challenge? You don't want to miss these 5 dinner recipes, made with 5 ingredients or less, for under $5 each!

5 Dinners, 5 Ingredients, for Under $5 Each!

Between homeschooling, my children's extra-curricular activities, and my fitness classes, our week is hectic. Over the past year, I have come to rely on some great pantry meals which I rotate regularly through our weekly menu. If you didn't already know ...
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Check out these healthy delicious cookies! This recipe has no refined sugar and is packed with wonderful protein-filled seeds. These are hearty and filling.

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 ...
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Deluxe Peanut Butter Samwich recipe - from The Deliberate Dad!

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 ...
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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!

Outstanding Homemade Iced Tea

I can't remember the first time I took a sip of iced tea. I imagine I didn't like it. However, I must say that iced tea is now my non-alcoholic summer beverage of choice. Unfortunately iced tea tends to have ...
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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.

How to Make a Watermelon Cake

There's a problem with having a birthday in the summer... the heat. Lately the temperatures have been hovering around 29C (84.2F). I know that's not considered "hot" for some of you, but for me, it's hot enough to NOT want ...
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A simple and delicious salmon rice recipe which takes three ingredients and less than half an hour to make. Pairs nicely with most vegetables.

Salmon Rice Recipe

Summer is here! With the freedom of summer comes the anticipation of outings and adventures. During these balmy days I like to take my girls outside to enjoy nature and the sunshine. Sometimes we're having so much fun that we ...
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A healthier version of the worms in dirt recipe. #kids #recipe #activity

A Garden Party (and a Recipe)

My oldest daughter and I have been up to our elbows in dirt for the past month. As I mentioned in my last homeschooling post, we started working on a gardening project. My daughter has taken great pride in our ...
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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 ...
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Easy clean eating granola bar recipe. #recipe #healthy #food #clean eating

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 ...
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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 ...
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Salmon and Spinach Loaf with Ginger Lime Dressing

Chocolate. Candy. Chips. It's my weakness. To make matters worse, my poor eating habits flow into my family's life as well. Earlier this week I shared how I'm on a mission to get my family to eat clean foods. As ...
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Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn Recipe

If you're like me, Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn may initially sound a little odd to you. Then you taste it and you can never turn back... every Christmas will demand this decadent treat. A few years ago, one of my coworkers ...
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