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Strawberry Chocolate Fondue Popsicles

June 26, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Strawberry Chocolate Fondue Popsicle Recipe

It’s supposed to get to 32 degrees celcius up here this weekend, and I think my fellow Alberta girls (and boys) will agree – that is HOT for us! I’ve asked hubby to pick up …

Whole Wheat Oatmeal Coconut Cookies (An Aussie Bites Knockoff Recipe)

June 19, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Aussie Bites knockoff recipe. This one's in cookie form - yum! Whole wheat flour, oats, coconut, dried apricots, flaxseed, butter, egg, vanilla, & brown sugar.

Have you ever tried those “Aussie Bites” from Costco? SO addicting. They’re like little mini cakelets (that’s a word in my books) filled with all sorts of flavourful ingredients like oats, coconut and dried fruit. …

Easy Mommy Snack Ideas

May 11, 2015 – 10:00 am |
Easy, High Fiber Snack Ideas

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. As always, all of the opinions here are solely my own.
Mommies need snacks too! Sometimes we’re doling out snacks so often to our kids, that we forget to give …

Make Green (or Not Green) Smoothie Packs for Easy Snacks (Video)

April 20, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make pre-frozen smoothie packs for easy snacks + a good green smoothie recipe!

It took me until last week to finally try a “green” smoothie, and I was pleasantly surprised. I blended a frozen cube of spinach together with some yogurt, peaches, strawberries, bananas and orange juice, and …

Whole Wheat Biscuits + How I Substitute Whole Wheat Flour for White Flour

April 10, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to substitute whole wheat flour for white flour + a whole wheat biscuit recipe

As part of eating healthier and adding more whole grains and whole wheat flours to my diet , I have been doing a lot of baking with whole wheat flour. I’ve found lots of great recipes that …

Make an Easy, Healthy Chicken Dinner in One Casserole Dish

February 25, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Make a healthy & fast chicken dinner in one casserole dish. So simple & tasty!

Some nights (OK, 90% of the nights), I want to make a really easy dinner for my family that doesn’t involve copious amounts of chopping, five million pots and pans, and at least that many …

Make DIY Face Wash

February 23, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make DIY face wash

A Guest Post by Judith of Juicy Green Mom
DIY beauty is becoming increasingly popular as people discover that conventional beauty products are full of chemicals and toxins. Making your own can be much more cost-effective, …

Whip Up 5 Minute Brownies for Two

February 4, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make brownies for two in 5 minutes!

I’m trying to think ahead to Valentine’s Day this year and come up with an easy, creative dessert just for me and my hubby. I wanted something that I could quickly and sneakily make after …

Video Tutorial: Make Fancy Iced Cupcakes in 4 Seconds or Less

January 30, 2015 – 8:00 am | 5 Comments
Video: How to make fancy iced cupcakes in 4 seconds or less!

There’s something about a beautifully iced cupcake that’s so elegant and fun. I LOVE making fancy iced cupcakes for many occasions – swirly iced cupcakes are great for parties or special occasions like Valentine’s Day.

Bake the Best Whole Wheat & Honey Bread

January 12, 2015 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
The BEST 100% whole wheat & honey bread recipe. It's quick to make, stays moist and delicious long after its baked, and uses healthy and simple ingredients. Great sandwich bread!

As I’m writing this post, I have two loaves of this yummy whole wheat & honey bread rising in my oven. I’ve gotten into the habit of making a couple loaves every week or more …