hearty winter soup

Hearty Winter Soup

Click to download recipe-Hearty Winter Soup A perfect meal to sit down to after a day on the ski hill or a walk in the snow. Make it ahead so that you can shake off the snow, take off your gloves and enjoy! Ingredients 2 TBSP olive oil 2 onions, diced 4 garlic cloves, minced 2 Read More

Healthy Christmas Appetizer

Cheese ‘N Cracker Tree

Click to download recipe-Cheese ‘N Cracker Tree Simple, quick and jolly! Preparation time:  5-10 mins. Ingredients Brie cheese, cut into a star shape crackers (gluten-free if you like) rosemary sprigs for garnish cheese (your favourite) cherry tomatoes sliced meat or sausage pepperoni olives Instructions Arrange vegetables, cheese, crackers and sliced meat/pepperoni into a tree shape Read More

winter drink - cranberry fizz

Festive Cranberry Fizz – Winter Drink

Click to download recipe-Festive Cranberry Fizz Here is a delicious punch for special occasions that can be alcohol-free …or not! The syrup is an extra step and requires a few unusual ingredients (available at Save On Foods), but the taste is worth it! Makes about 18, 6 ounce servings Ingredients for the Cranberry Rosemary Syrup: Read More

Frittata - holiday brunch

“Left-Over Guests” Frittata

Click to download recipe-Frittata Over the holidays, you may have out-of-town guests.  This frittata is the perfect versatile stand-by for breakfasts, lunches and brunches.  Quick to prepare, this easy one-skillet meal gives you more time to visit. Ingredients 8 large eggs 1/2 cup low-fat milk (or almond milk) olive oil 2 to 2 1/2 cups cooked Read More

Cinnamon Crepes - Gluten Free

Cinnamon Crêpes

Click to download recipe-Cinnamon Crêpes PREP: 5 MINS    COOK: 10 MINS    EASY SERVES 2 Ingredients 75g gluten-free brown bread flour 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 medium egg 225ml semi-skimmed milk 1 tsp rapeseed oil, for frying 2 tbsp almond nut butter 1 banana, sliced 140g raspberries lemon wedges Instructions: • In a large Read More

healthy gingerbread cookies

Healthier Gingerbread Cookies

Click to download recipe-Healthier Gingerbread Cookies Here’s a healthy version of your favorite classic gingerbread cookies! A few simple substitutions make it healthier: whole wheat pastry flour for all-purpose flour coconut oil for butter coconut sugar for brown sugar Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 40 mins Makes: 32 cookies Ingredients Read More

Gingerbread Chia Puding

Gingerbread Chia Pudding

Click to download recipe-Gingerbread Chia Pudding Prep time: 5 mins  “Cook” time: 6 hours Serves: 2 servings Ingredients 2 cups unsweetened milk (almond, soy, hemp, rice etc…) 4 1/2 Tbsp chia seeds 1 Tbsp freshly grated ginger (dried works but use less) 1 tsp molasses 1/4 tsp cinnamon 1/8 tsp cloves 1/2 tsp vanilla extract Read More

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles

Click to download recipe-Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles Makes about 24+ truffles (depending on their size). Ingredients 1/2 cup full-fat coconut milk (the canned kind) 2 tablespoons coconut oil 10 ounces high quality vegan dark chocolate (70% cocoa) – chopped 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract dash of salt 1/4 cup cocoa powder Instructions Read More

eggnog smoothie

Holiday “Eggless-nog” Smoothie

Click to download recipe-Holiday “Eggless-nog” Smoothie Choose a festive green or white smoothie! Add protein powder if you like. Ingredients 1 & 1/4 cup plain almond milk (or other milk) 2 frozen bananas, peeled & sliced 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1 date, soaked for 10 minutes dash of ground clove 1/4 Read More

skinny spinach and artichoke dip

Skinny Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Click to download recipe-Skinny Spinach & Artichoke Dip A calorie-smarter version of a popular appetizer! Prep time: 10 min. Cook time: 10 min. Total time: 20 min. Serves: 8-10 as an appetizer Ingredients 8 oz reduced fat cream cheese 16 oz (2 cups) plain, non-fat Greek yogurt 2 Tbsp butter 1 & 1/2 cups parmesan Read More