Dessert & Snack, Recipe, Vegetarian

Soft Apple Cookies (Bear Paws)

Try out this cookie recipe to enjoy with a warm glass of milk! Servings: 24 cookies Difficulty: Medium Preparation time:  1 hour Ingredients: 1 cup all purpose flour 3/4 cup of brown sugar 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon 2 medium apples, cored and sliced 1/4 cup of unsalted butter,… Continue reading Soft Apple Cookies (Bear Paws)

Main Course, Recipe, Vegan, Vegetarian

Teriyaki TVP vegan meatballs

Servings: 15-20 vegan meatballs Difficulty: Medium Preparation time: 45-60 minutes Ingredients 1 cup of canned beans, drained and rinsed (I used black eye beans, but you can use the one you like) 2 tablespoons of minced ginger 2 garlic cloves 3 tablespoons of soy sauce 1 tablespoon of sesame oil 1 cup of dry TVP… Continue reading Teriyaki TVP vegan meatballs

Breakfast, Dessert & Snack, Recipe, Vegetarian

Tiramisu Overnight Oats

Servings: 2 servings Difficulty: Easy Preparation time:  10 minutes Ingredients 1 cup of dry oats 1/2 cup of skim or partially skim milk 1/4 cup of espresso of filter coffee 1 tablespoon of chia seeds 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract 2 teaspoon of sugar 1 cup of light ricotta cheese 1 teaspoon of unsweet cocoa… Continue reading Tiramisu Overnight Oats

Breakfast, Main Course, Recipe, Vegetarian

Mug Quiche

Having a balanced breakfast can sometimes take time. However, it is a very important meal that should not be neglected. Here is a quick and easy breakfast idea that is packed with protein and fiber! This delicious Mug Quiche is sure to keep you full and energized in the morning. Servings: 1 Mug Quiche Difficulty:… Continue reading Mug Quiche

Tips & Fun Facts

How food can help you prevent cancer

Chronic diseases such as cancers are greatly present and often lethal. In fact, cancer is the cause of 30% of deaths, and over 202 400 cases have been diagnosed in Canada in 2016. This is why we need to prevent and stop this problem as of now! Follow these 6 tips to maximize cancer prevention! The word… Continue reading How food can help you prevent cancer

Tips & Fun Facts

Taking the DIE out of diet: 5 simple tricks to improve food habits

Spring is here, which means many are looking to get into shape and perhaps obtain that bikini silhouette again! Do not do it through drastic dieting, since these might be damaging for the body and lead to results that you would not expect nor desire. Just start off by applying these five simple tricks! 1. Do not… Continue reading Taking the DIE out of diet: 5 simple tricks to improve food habits

Appetizer & Entrée, Recipe, Vegan

All Green Potage

Spring is here, so it is time to try out new fresh recipes like this vegan green potage to add to your meatless Mondays! And do you want to know a little secret? This soup tastes like pizza! 🍕 🌱 The tofu in this recipe is a great source of protein and is an excellent meat alternative.… Continue reading All Green Potage

Dessert & Snack, Recipe, Vegan, Vegetarian

Avocado Chocolate Mousse

Do you love avocados and chocolate? Here is a dessert that is the best of both worlds! Indulge in this avocado chocolate mousse, a rich chocolatey treat! Servings: 4 servings Difficulty: Easy Preparation time: 5 mins Ingredients: 2 ripe avocados 1/2 cup of unsweet enriched soy beverage 2 tbs of cocoa powder 1 tbs of honey Preparation: In a… Continue reading Avocado Chocolate Mousse

Appetizer & Entrée, Main Course, Recipe, Tips & Fun Facts, Vegetarian

Fat Talk Free Week

Weight is just a number. Do not solely base yourself on this number and most importantly, do not let this number run your life! Ask yourself "Am I healthy? Am I happy the way I am?" 🙅🏼 This week, it is Fat Talk Free Week (Nov 7-11) ! 🚫  I encourage every single one of you… Continue reading Fat Talk Free Week

Main Course, Recipe, Vegan, Vegetarian

Vegan ‘Meaty’ Mac & Cheese

Are you willing to try this healthier version of mac and cheese? This version is a vegan version and contains NO cholesterol and no dairy products! But it still gives you 17g of protein per portion, a considerable amount ! Servings: 4-6 portions Difficulty: Medium Preparation time: 30 mins Ingredients: 3 cups of macaroni, uncooked 3/4 cup… Continue reading Vegan ‘Meaty’ Mac & Cheese