I decided to try a vegan gluten-free quinoa pasta. It is super easy to make; boil it for four minutes and it is done! I really did like this pasta it had a similar texture to normal pasta and it paired nicely with marinara or pesto sauce. I decided to experiment with recipes and I came up with this green bean and sundried tomato combo that is super easy to make. I am happy to say it turned out tasting really good. The dish is super healthy and very flavourful. Continue reading
Here is a super easy veggie sandwich idea that you can make for lunch when in a rush. Everything you need is probably already in your fridge, which is the great part about sandwiches; you can just throw a bunch of ingredients onto some bread and there you go! I think it is important to remember that being healthy doesn’t have to be hard. In the summer it is super easy to get some fresh fruits and veggies to add to you sandwiches. Continue reading
This is one of the best snacks to make because it is filling and super tasty. It looks like a gourmet appetizer when really it only takes a couple of ingredients and a few minutes to put together. This is definitely a comfort food in my house because of its warm soft flavors. Unlike most comfort foods this is 100% healthy and made with the simplest ingredients. The recipe is packed with flavors both sweet and savory. Continue reading
Who doesn’t love a flavourful sweet smoothie in the morning that is packed with nutrients? Not only is this smoothie packed healthy nutrients like protein, potassium, and fiber but it is packed with antioxidants! Blueberries are a great source of antioxidants so I love to saturate my smoothie with them. However, the real source of antioxidants is the goji berries. Antioxidants provide anti-aging benefits and restorative properties plus they are said to decrease the risk of cancer and increase the lifespan. I added a few dried goji berries to my smoothie for a rejuvenating boost plus tons and tons of blueberries. This smoothie is so healthy but truly tasty and sweet at the same time!
These pancakes are inspired by a recipe I saw on TV made by Jamie Oliver. I love this recipe because it is super healthy; containing lots of fruit (one full fruit serving) and you can make the batter in a blender easily. The pancake batter is also completely vegan and gluten-free, which is great because it is hard to find good vegan and gluten-free pancake recipes. The first time I made these I had a couple issues so with a couple changes in the recipe I came up with a great, easy-to-make pancake recipe that is sure to make wonderful pancakes Continue reading
This is the perfect treat for anyone who is looking for a completely healthy dessert. I know it sounds impossible but this recipe uses no sugar, no egg, no butter, no milk and no flour. It is astonishing that these cookies actually turned out the way I had planned and they taste just like ginger cookies. The thing with these cookies is that they have to be made thin or they may turn out too soft and crumbly. Personally, I prefer the cookies to be slightly crispy, and chewy which is exactly how these cookies turned out. For similar recipe check out these Gluten-Free and Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies or these
3 Ingredient Banana Chocolate chip Cookies Continue reading
I have recently seen apple chips all over grocery stores and coffee shops. It makes sense because they are a delicious snack and on top of that they are healthy! But did you know you could make them yourself? It’s the perfect way to use any bruised apples that no one wants and they are SUPER EASY to make. the only downside is they take a while to make in the oven but it is definitely worth the wait!