Cocktail_Ultimate Holiday Dinner

The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 6) Last One

CRANBERRY COCKTAILS (MOCKTAIL OPTION) Serves 4-6 INGREDIENTS: 1 bottle of champagne 1 cup fresh cranberry juice ½ cup fresh orange juice *Cranberries and rosemary sprigs for garnish Mocktail option: Use sparkling water or sparkling grape juice instead of champagne Festive compostable straws for the kids’ drinks! INSTRUCTIONS: Pour 4-6 oz into each champagne flute Add a splash of cranberry and orange juice to each glass Garnish … Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 6) Last One

Fondue_Ultimate Holiday Dinner

The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 5)

CHOCOLATE FONDUE INGREDIENTS: Galerie au Chocolat fondue (dark chocolate or milk chocolate option) Fruit of choice (we used sliced bananas and whole strawberries) Toppings of choice (we used goji berries, chopped nuts and coconut flakes) Dipping utensil (we used festive compostable straws) INSTRUCTIONS: Follow heating instructions on package to melt chocolate Place fruit of choice on a platter Place toppings of choice in individual bowls Get your utensils ready, stick them in the … Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 5)

Stuffed Squash_Ultimate Holiday Dinner

The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 3)

QUINOA STUFFED SQUASH INGREDIENTS: Makes 4 servings 2 squash (acorn squash works well here), cut in half through the middle and seeds removed 3-4 tbsp coconut oil 2 tbsp coconut palm sugar 2 cups quinoa 4 cups vegetable broth 2 cloves of garlic, minced 2 shallots, diced 2 cups roughly chopped mushrooms 2 tsp fresh rosemary, chopped Sea salt for seasoning ½ cup pecans or walnuts, chopped ½ cup … Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 3)

Wild Rice Stuffing_Ultimate Holiday Dinner

The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 2)

WILD RICE AND MUSHROOM ‘STUFFING’ INGREDIENTS: Serves 4 1 cup wild rice 2 ½ cups vegetable broth 1 tbsp coconut oil 2 shallots, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 ½ cups chopped mushrooms 2 tbsp fresh sage, chopped 1 tbsp fresh thyme, chopped Sea salt ½ cup chopped pecans or hazelnuts INSTRUCTIONS: Cook rice by bringing vegetable broth to a boil, add in rice, cover and … Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part 2)

Brussels Sprout Salad_Ultimate Holiday Dinner

The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part1)

Brussels Sprout, Pecan and Pomegranate Salad The holiday season is all about bringing your loved ones together over good conversation, festive music and delicious, comforting meals. That’s why we’ve taken some favourite seasonal dishes and flavours to create the best holiday meal that the whole family can enjoy, whether they’re gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian or vegan! What’s even better is that you can feel comfortable knowing … Continue reading The Ultimate Holiday Dinner Recipes (Part1)

How to Make the Best Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

How to Make the Best Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

It’s that time of year again: Pumpkin Spice Latte season. Now I don’t know about you, but paying $6 to you-know-who for a Pumpkin Spice Latte that may not even have real pumpkin in it and guarantees a lot of artificial ingredients makes it difficult to enjoy the delicious beverage all season long. That’s where we come in. We’ve made a recipe that can be made in … Continue reading How to Make the Best Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Daily Performance Berry Smoothie for Women

Daily Performance Berry Smoothie for Women

Ah, smoothies. The magical drink that boosts our energy, builds lean muscle, meets our nutritional needs and keeps cravings at bay. That is, if we’re blending in the right protein powder. And no, ladies, protein powder is not just for female bodybuilders. Having a nutritionally dense protein shake can be an easy, convenient and nutritious solution during busy days, or in between meals when you’re feeling hungry. The key … Continue reading Daily Performance Berry Smoothie for Women

BBQ Cauliflower Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

BBQ Cauliflower Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Vegan, Gluten-Free

We’re officially into June, which means lots of summer events, and a great time to take a break from the oven. In other words, it’s grilling season! Whether you’re turning on the grill for Father’s Day (which is just around the corner), hosting a summer birthday party or simply enjoying dinner outdoors, it’s safe to say that everyone has a special soft spot for tacos, … Continue reading BBQ Cauliflower Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Vegan, Gluten-Free

The Power of Matcha and Why Everyone Is Drinking It

The Power of Matcha and Why Everyone Is Drinking It

Matcha Tea – This beautiful green superfood is a stone-ground powdered green tea, typically used in Japanese tea ceremonies. You may have heard of it before because it delivers an astronomical amount of one of the biggest buzzwords in nutrition: antioxidants.   Antioxidants are naturally occurring compounds that offer powerful disease-fighting benefits. They’re our body’s defense agents. According to the latest research, matcha is packed … Continue reading The Power of Matcha and Why Everyone Is Drinking It